Upcoming Conferences & Events

BDA representatives can be found with Bermuda industry executives at leading conferences held on the island and worldwide as sponsors, hosts or participants. We welcome you to come and talk to us at any of the following events:

2018

April 24–25, 2018, Bermuda Healthcare Forum

The forum, in its second year, offers well-balanced content covering risk financing, complex claims, and emerging trends across various coverage lines. Delegates can enjoy networking opportunities and share expertise amid the backdrop of beautiful Bermuda.

Date: April 24–25, 2018
Location:
Hamilton Princess Hotel & Beach Club
76 Pitts Bay Rd
Hamilton
HM08

Visit www.bermudahealthcareforum.com for event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Jereme Ramsay, 441/278-6557 or jereme@nullbda.bm

May 2, 2018, Bermuda Executive Forum New York

The BDA’s second international cross-pillar forum, and the first in the US, will bring together top industry talent to showcase business advantages and opportunities in the Bermuda market. With speakers, panel discussions, and networking opportunities, the forum will cover a full spectrum of industries, from re/insurance, captive insurance and insurance-linked securities, to funds, trust and private client business, shipping and aviation registration, family offices, cryptocurrency and technology. Keynote speaker will be AIG CEO and Bermudian Brian Duperreault.

Date: May 2, 2018
Location:
Convene Midtown West at 810 Seventh Avenue
810 Seventh Avenue
(between W52nd & W53rd Streets)
New York, NY 10019

Event details

Contact: Head of Business Development Sean Moran, 441/292-4203 or sean@nullbda.bm

May 8–10, 2018, OCEAN RISK SUMMIT

Leaders from across the political, economic, environmental and risk sectors will gather in Bermuda for the first Ocean Risk Summit. The event will present high-level speakers providing expert data, analysis and innovative tools to help participants identify potential exposures to ocean risk and prepare to tackle its broad-ranging consequences. Together, attendees at the summit will help generate new and dynamic solutions.

Date: May 8–10, 2018
Location:
Fairmont Southampton
101 South Shore Road
Southampton
SN02

Event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Kevin Richards, 441/278-6552 or kevin@nullbda.bm

May 15 & 17, 2018, Bermuda Executive Forum on Captive Insurance – Vancouver, BC & Toronto, ON

Learn how Bermuda offers Canadian-based corporations a pragmatic, cost-effective solution in a blue-chip jurisdiction to manage the many complex risks facing today’s global businesses. Join the BDA with industry and regulatory experts to find out how a Bermuda-based captive insurance company can effectively manage your corporation’s costs and risks. Bermuda’s captive insurance market is the global leader, with close to 740 companies generating nearly $55 billion in annual gross written premiums. The island is also the world’s second-largest hub for commercial re/insurance companies, making the jurisdiction a unique one-stop shop. Our captive insurance team will visit both Vancouver and Toronto in May.

VANCOUVER, BC
Date: May 15, 2018
Location:
Fairmont Waterfront
900 Canada Place Way
Vancouver, BC
V6C 3L5

Event details

TORONTO, ON
Date: May 17, 2018
Location:
The Westin Harbour Castle Toronto
1 Harbour Square
Toronto, ON M5J 1A6

Event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Jereme Ramsay, 441/278-6557 or jereme@nullbda.bm

June 3–5, 2018, Transcontinental Trusts International Forum

The 2018 Transcontinental Trusts International promises returns to Bermuda for its fourth year. Attracting noted keynote speakers from the global legal community, the event is firmly established as a must-attend occasion for trust-and-private-client industry professionals.

Date: June 3–5, 2018
Location:
Hamilton Princess Hotel & Beach Club
76 Pitts Bay Rd
Hamilton
HM08

Event details

Contact: Head of Business Development Sean Moran, 441/292-4203 or sean@nullbda.bm

June 4–8, 2018, Posidonia

Posidonia, the international shipping exhibition, has long been established as one of the major calendar events of the shipping industry, and Posidonia 2016 attracted the most influential personalities from the Greek and international shipping community and major companies and organisations active in all sectors of the shipping industry. The international exhibition Posidonia first took place in 1969 and has been taking place every two years ever since.

Date: June 4–8, 2018
Location:
ATHENS METROPOLITAN EXPO A.E.
Athens International Airport “El. Venizelos”,
Spata 190 19
Greece

Event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Kevin Richards, 441/278-6552 or kevin@nullbda.bm

June 7, 2018, Bermuda on Blockchain: The Rising Tide of Insurance Innovation

Recently re-launched re-insurance.com is launching a new half-day event to help improve understanding of blockchain’s potentially game-changing technology and framework, bringing together Bermuda’s re/insurance community with leaders on blockchain innovation. Three three expert panels will focus on the intersection of blockchain and re/insurance, debating topics like the state of insurtech today, where successful transformation is occurring, and what regulatory, data and technology factors will impact blockchain execution, and how insurance organisations can productively plan and activate blockchain initiatives.

Space is limited; deadline for registration applications is April 28 and places will be confirmed by April 30.

Date: June 7, 2018
Location:
Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute (BUEI), Pembroke

1p–5:30pm, followed by cocktail reception

Event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Jereme Ramsay, 441/278-6557 or jereme@nullbda.bm

June 11–13, 2018, Bermuda Captive Conference (BCC)

Now in its 14th year, the conference attracts close to 800 delegates, with half from overseas, including captive insurance owners, risk managers, sponsors, and vendors from the United States, Canada, Latin America, and the United Kingdom. Top-tier speakers, a compelling agenda, exotic leisure activities, and unparalleled opportunities to interact with industry leaders, specialists and peers set the event apart in the captive sector.

Date: June 11–13, 2018
Location:
Fairmont Southampton
101 South Shore Road
Southampton
SN02

Event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Jereme Ramsay, 441/278-6557 or jereme@nullbda.bm

June 12–14, 2018, Cyber Risk Summit (NetDiligence)

Connect with leaders in cyber risk and privacy liability and learn from their experiences and insights on current and emerging concerns in the ever-changing cyber landscape.

Date: June 12–14, 2018
Location:
Hyatt at The Bellevue
200 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA
19102

Event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Jereme Ramsay, 441/278-6557 or jereme@nullbda.bm

July 10, 2018, ABIR at 25

Join ABIR as it marks its 25th anniversary with an afternoon of thought leadership highlighting ABIR members, the Bermuda market, and Bermuda’s evolution as the World’s Risk Capital.

Date: Wednesday, July 10, 2018
Time: 2:30–7:30pm (closing reception 6–7:30pm)
Location:
Rosewood Bermuda
60 Tuckers Point Drive
HS02
Bermuda

For details and to reserve your space, please contact Priscilla.Briones@nullabir.bm

October 3–4, 2018, ILS CONVERGENCE

In its sixth year, ILS Convergence offers unrivalled access to leaders from the alternative reinsurance, convergence and insurance-linked securities marketplace. After registration, delegates can schedule one-on-one meetings with other guests, keep up-to-date with the latest news and event information, and download the event app. ILS (Bermuda) promotes economic development through this rapidly-growing asset class.

Date: October 3–4, 2018
Location:
Hamilton Princess Hotel & Beach Club
76 Pitts Bay Rd
Hamilton
HM08

Event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Jereme Ramsay, 441/278-6557 or jereme@nullbda.bm

November 19, 2018, Global Reinsurance Innovation & Insurtech

Returning to Bermuda after a successful inaugural event in 2017, this event’s mission is to offer unparalleled access to tech entrepreneurs, investors and re/insurance incumbents. Hamilton Insurance Group returns as Lead Sponsor, NIIT Technologies as Lunch & Networking Partner, and partner and co-host is the BDA. Once again, the event is teaming up with global innovation network Plug and Play to connect relevant start-ups with corporations.

Date: November 19, 2018
Rosewood Bermuda, St George’s

Event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Jereme Ramsay, 441/278-6557 or jereme@nullbda.bm and Consultant for Emerging Technologies John Narraway, 441/292-0632 or john@nullbda.bm

December 6–7, 2018, International Cyber Risk Management Conference Bermuda

Now in its fourth year in Canada, the International Cyber Risk Management Conference (ICRMC) has earned a reputation as one of the world’s most trusted cyber security forums. For the first time, ICRMC brings the event to Bermuda, the “world’s risk capital,” to focus on cyber risk with an emphasis on insurance and risk-transfer solutions.

Date: December 6–7, 2018
Location:
Hamilton Princess Hotel & Beach Club
76 Pitts Bay Rd
Hamilton
HM08

Event details

Contact: Business Development Manager Jereme Ramsay, 441/278-6557 or jereme@nullbda.bm