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:

2019

March 18–19, 2019, Governance Professionals of Canada

Hosted by the Governance Professionals of Canada, this inaugural “Course on Governance” is a one-and-a-half day workshop geared to local and overseas board members and advisors to boards. The conference focuses on the roles and responsibilities of key participants in organisational governance, best practices to ensure effective meetings, and tools and tips for undertaking board evaluations.

Date: March 18–19, 2019
Location:
Fairmont Southampton Hotel
101 South Shore Road
Southampton SN02
Bermuda

Event details

Contact: Head of Conferences & Events Nicole Conrad Morrison, 441/292-0632 or nicole@nullbda.bm

March 18–19, 2019, Blockchain Token Association Summit

Industry leaders within the security token marketplace come together to discuss the evolution of capital markets and work towards building a common framework on the issuance and trading of security tokens.

Date: March 18–19, 2019
Location:
Hamilton Princess Bermuda
76 Pitts Bay Rd
Hamilton HM 08
Bermuda

Event details

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

March 21, 2019, Bermuda Executive Forum New York

Looking for investment opportunities or a world-class base for global business? Learn about Bermuda at our free forum in New York this spring, featuring experts from a wealth of industries. Register and join us!

Date: March 21, 2019
Location:
Convene 117 W46th St
New York, NY
10036

Event details

March 26–27, 2019, RAA Bermuda Re Basics

Hosted by the Reinsurance Association of America (RAA), “Demystifying Reinsurance: A Basics of Property/Casualty Reinsurance Course for the Bermuda Market” provides a thorough introduction to property/casualty reinsurance with an emphasis on the perspective and concerns of Bermuda insurers and reinsurers. Attendees will be guided through all steps of the reinsurance transaction and its impact on the bottom line of an insurance company.

Date: March 26–27, 2019
Location:
Hamilton Princess Bermuda
76 Pitts Bay Rd
Hamilton HM 08
Bermuda

Event details

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

March 27–29, 2019, Legal Week Private Client Forum: Americas

Legal Week’s Private Client Forum Americas unites senior and elite advisors to HNWIs and UHNWIs to discuss the timely and concerning issues across the Americas, with an outlook on the rest of the world.

Date: March 27–29, 2019
Location:
Pelican Hill Resort
22701 S Pelican Hill Rd
Newport Coast, CA
92657

Event details

Contact: Senior Business Development Coordinator Lynesha Lightbourne, 441/290-0632 or lynesha@nullbda.bm

April 2–4, 2019, Connecticut Maritime Association (CMA) 2019 Shipping Conference

The largest shipping event in North America, CMA Shipping gives delegates an opportunity to network with more than 2,500 attendees from 49 countries.

Date: April 2–4, 2019
Location:
Hilton Stamford Hotel, Connecticut
1 First Stamford Pl
Stamford, CT
06902

Event details

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

April 15–16, 2019, ICRMC (Toronto)

The International Cyber Risk Management Conference (ICRMC) provides delegates with an essential forum to learn from experts, network, and share experiences with peers and colleagues. The event offers delegates access to the type of information needed to mitigate and respond to today’s rapidly evolving cyber-threat landscape.

Date: April 15–16, 2019
Location:
Metro Toronto Convention Centre
255 Front St W
Toronto, ON
M5V 2W6
Canada

Event details

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

April 28–May 1, 2019, RIMS (Risk and Insurance Management Society) Conference

The RIMS annual conference is the largest risk-mitigation industry event of the year. Attracting more than 400 companies and 10,000 delegates, its three-day programme features sessions, social events and a large tradeshow. Team Bermuda, including numerous companies and industry leaders from our jurisdiction, will once again have a strong presence, with our hallmark BDA Booth in the Exhibition Hall and Tuesday evening’s Bermuda Reception offering valuable networking opportunities.

Date: April 28–May 1, 2019
Location:
Boston Convention & Exhibition Center
415 Summer Street
Boston, MA
02210

Event details

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

June 5–7, 2019, Transcontinental Trusts International Forum

Now in its 5th year, this private client conference returns to Bermuda, attracting over 300 high-level delegates including top legal experts from the UK, Channel Islands, the USA and the Caribbean.

Date: June 5–7, 2019
Location:
Hamilton Princess Bermuda
76 Pitts Bay Rd
Hamilton HM 08
Bermuda

Event details

Contact: Senior Business Development Coordinator Lynesha Lightbourne, 441/290-0632 or lynesha@nullbda.bm

June 10–12, 2019, Bermuda Captive Conference

Now in its 15th year, Bermuda’s largest industry event attracts more than 800 attendees from the United States, Canada, Latin America, and the United Kingdom. Captive owners, risk managers, brokers and service providers come together to share industry thought leadership and network over three days of panels and social events.

Date: June 10–12, 2019
Location:
Fairmont Southampton Hotel
101 South Shore Road
Southampton SN02
Bermuda

Event details

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

June 19, 2019, Bermuda Executive Forum Toronto

Team Bermuda will showcase the jurisdiction’s breadth of industry sectors for the first time in Toronto this June. Highlighting opportunities available to global businesses, industry leaders will participate in a complimentary day of panels and networking, covering topics ranging from fintech to captive insurance.

Event details

September 8–11, 2019, RIMS Canada 2019

The RIMS Canada Conference is the second-largest annual risk management conference in the world. Held annually each fall and hosted by the 10 Canadian RIMS chapters, the conference and its exhibit hall attract more than 1,000 risk managers and vendors from across Canada and around the world.

Date: September 8–11, 2019
Location:
Edmunton, Alberta

Event details

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

September 9–13, 2019, London International Shipping Week 2019

High-level government and industry speakers from across the globe attend this biennial event to give their views on challenges and opportunities facing the maritime industry.

Date: September 9–13, 2019
Location:
Grosvenor House Hotel
86-90 Park Lane
London, England
W1K 7TN

Event details

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

September 19, 2019, Bermuda International Life & Annuity Conference

The 6th annual conference hosted by Bermuda International Long Term Insurers & Reinsurers (BILTIR) focuses on this fast-growing sector of the island’s insurance industry. Along with networking opportunities and social events, the event features leading industry experts and stimulating panel discussions, providing insights on the latest trends and issues affecting the life and annuity sphere.

Date: September 19, 2019
Location:
Fairmont Southampton Hotel
101 South Shore Road
Southampton SN02
Bermuda

Event details

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

October 7–8, 2019, TradeWinds International Shipping Forum Bermuda

The BDA, in partnership with the Bermuda Shipping & Maritime Authority (BSMA), welcomes this inaugural shipping conference to the island this fall. Under the respected Tradewinds brand, the event is expected to attract leading shipping professionals to Bermuda to network and share ideas and insights into current trends affecting the industry.

Date: October 7–8, 2019
Location:
Fairmont Southampton Hotel
101 South Shore Road
Southampton SN02
Bermuda

Event details

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

October 7–20, 2019, Bermuda Innovation Sprint

Building on the inaugural 2018 Bermuda Innovation Sprint, the aim of this year’s event is to create activity to engage Bermuda residents and attract global technology businesses to experience new forms of collaboration.

Date: October 7–20, 2019
Location:
Bermuda

Event details

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

October 9–10, 2019, ILS Convergence 2019

Now in its seventh year, Convergence sets itself apart from traditional conferences, bringing together key players in the alternative reinsurance, convergence and insurance-linked securities marketplace for networking and education sessions.

Date: October 9–10, 2019
Location:
Hamilton Princess Bermuda
76 Pitts Bay Rd
Hamilton HM 08
Bermuda

Event details

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

October 13–16, 2019, ASHRM (American Society for Healthcare Risk Management) 2019 Annual Conference & Exhibition

The BDA hosts a luncheon at this annual conference connecting professionals in healthcare risk management for networking and education.

Date: October 13–16, 2019
Location:
Baltimore, MD

Event details

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

November 7, 2019, PwC Insurance Summit

Bermuda’s largest annual reinsurance forum brings together leading voices in the industry and over 250 professionals. After hosting the forum for 12 years, PwC launched a new partnership with The Financial Times in 2018, offering attendees a dynamic new format with distinguished lineup of speakers. Re/insurance executives, decision makers, regulators and thought leaders participate in keynotes and panel discussions; there are also multiple networking opportunities throughout the one-day event, concluding with a reception. CPE credit is offered.

Date: November 7, 2019
Location:
Hamilton Princess Bermuda
76 Pitts Bay Rd
Hamilton HM 08
Bermuda

Event details

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

November 14–16, 2019, Legal Week International Private Client Forum 2019

With an engaging agenda and plenty of opportunities to network; this event offers opportunities to debate key global issues and gain insights and strategies to optimize client service.

Date: November 14–16, 2019
Location:
Lake Como, Italy

Event details

Contact: Senior Business Development Coordinator Lynesha Lightbourne, 441/290-0632 or lynesha@nullbda.bm

November 26, 2019, Bermuda Executive Forum London

Insurance, trusts and asset management will be among topics covered as the BDA hosts its third annual multi-industry forum in London. This complimentary full-day event features panels and networking sessions with leading industry executives highlighting why Bermuda is a premier platform for global business.

Agenda and registration details to come.

December 4–6, 2019, International Cyber Risk Management Conference (ICRMC) Bermuda

The International Cyber Risk Management Conference (ICRMC) provides delegates with an essential forum to learn from experts in this fast-changing arena. Delegates are invited to network, to share experiences with peers and colleagues, and to get the answers they need to help manage risks of cyber breaches.

Date: December 4–6, 2019
Location:
Hamilton Princess Bermuda
76 Pitts Bay Rd
Hamilton HM 08
Bermuda

Event details

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