Program

 

Sunday 14 April 2019

 

Since the conference will be held at Aqaba (320) km away from Amman, it is highly recommended to arrive to Amman on Sunday 14 April 2019. Therefore JIF will arrange departure from Queen Alia International Airport / Amman at (11:00, 15:00).

JIF will provide airport pick up from the following airports:-

  • Queen Alia International Airport / Amman 
  • King Hussein International Airport /Aqaba.

Notes 

  1. Transportation in Amman will be available only to transfer participants from the airport to the assigned hotels in Amman and vice versa.

    Monday 15 April 2019

     

    08:30

    First coach departure to Aqaba from Jordan Insurance Federation main building via Dead Sea Road, visiting the Baptism site of Jesus Christ at River Jordan.

    12:00

    Second coach departure via Desert Road to Aqaba from Jordan Insurance Federation main building.

    12:00 - 20:00

    Check in & Registration at Aqaba Hotels

    18:00

    Expected Arrival time for all coaches from Amman.

    20:00 - 21:00 

    - Opening Ceremony

    • Short documentary film about Jordan Insurance Sector and Aqaba Conference.
                 Eng. Majed Smairat - Chairman of Jordan Insurance Federation .
             
                
     Mr. Max Zaccar - Vice President of General Arab Insurance Federation . 
               
                 H.E. Eng. Nayef Bakheet - Chief Commissioner of ASEZA/ Conference patron .
       

    21:15 - 00:00

    Welcome speech & Gala Dinner hosted by Conference Main Sponsor:


    Jordan Insurance Company: InterContinental Hotel /Aqaba

    Notes

    1.       Dress Code: Formal.

    2.       Language: Arabic\ English with simultaneous translation to Arabic and English.

     

    Tuesday 16 April 2019

     

    08:00 - 09:30

    Registration at InterContinental Hotel – Aqaba.

    10:00-12:00

    First Session: Digital Integration Between Risk & Insurance 

     

    10:00- 11:00

    Topic (1) : Cyber Risks & Insurance

     

    Head of session: 

      Mr. Wael Khatib   

    Senior Partner & Chairman

    Lockton MENA -UAE 

       

     

    Speaker:

       Ms. Zainab Khatib  

    Associate- Cyber Specialist 

    Liberty - UK

     

    Presentation Paper

     


    11:00-12:00

    Topic (2):  E- Insurance / Bancassurance 

     

    Head of session:

     Mr. Zuhair AlAtout 

    CEO

    APEX Insurance - Jordan

       

       

     

    Speaker: 

     Dr. Mazen Abouchakra 

    Managing Director - MENA & Cyprus 

    Gen Re - Lebanon

    Presentation Paper

       

    12:00-12:30

    Coffee break

    12:30- 14:30

    Second Session:  Conventional Insurance Vs. Takaful 

    12:30-13:30

    Topic (1): The Principles of Conventional Insurance & Takaful Insurance (Joint Presentation)

         

     

    Head of session:

     Mr. Alaa Abdel Jawad 

    CEO  

    Solidarity - First Insurance Co.- Jordan

     Speaker: 

     Mr. Saad Makki 

    Former CEO & Managing  Director

    Dar Al-Salam Takaful Insurance Co. - Kuwait

       

       
      Speaker
      Mr. Mohamed Moussa
    Technical Manager
    Alliance Insurance & Reinsurance Brokerage Co. - Kuwait

     

    Presentation Paper



    13:30-14:30

    Topic (2): Conventional Insurance Against Takaful Insurance from Reinsurance Perspective 

     

    Head of session:

     Mr. Alaa Elzouhery  

    Managing Director 

    Arab Misr Insurance Group gig

        

    Chairman

    Insurance Federation of Egypt - Egypt

       

     


    Speaker:

        Mr. Mahomed Akoob 

    Managing Director

    Hannover Re Takaful - Bahrain

    Presentation Paper

       

    14:30

    Welcome speech & Luncheon, hosted by Conference Telecommunication Sponsor:

     Zain


    Intercontinental Hotel - Aqaba

    Notes

    1. Dress Code: Casual.
    2. Language: Arabic\ English with simultaneous translation to Arabic and English.

    20:30 - 00:00

    Welcome speech & Gala Dinner hosted by Conference Main Sponsor:


    NASCO Re France

    Venue         

    Golf Club/ Ayla Bay

     Notes

    1. Dress Code: Casual.
    2.  A light jacket or a sweatshirt is recommended.
    3. Admission to all conference activities will be strictly by conference badges

      

    Wednesday 17 April 2019



     

    10:00- 12:00

    Third Session: Natural Catastrophic Exposure

    10:00- 11:00

    Topic (1) : NAT CAT  Pricing


     

    Head of session: 

      Mr. Pierre Youssef Salameh

    Senior Vice President

    CCR RE- Lebanon



     

    Speaker:  

     Mrs. Esen Temiz Onal 

    Head of Retro Team

    Milli Reasurans - Turkey

     

     

    Presentation Paper

     


    11:00-12:00

    Topic (2):  Agricultural Insurance

     


    Head of session: 

     Dr. Waleed Zurub

    Board Member of Jordan Insurance Federation (JIF) 

    CEO -Jordan French Insurance Co. (JOFICO) - Jordan



     

       

     

    Speaker: 

     Mr. Deepak Mishra

    Head of Agriculture Insurance

    JB BODA - India

    Presentation Paper

       

    12:00-12:30

    Coffee break

    12:30- 14:30

    Fourth Session: Risks Vs Capital

    12:30-13:30

    Topic (1):  Risk & Capitalization of Insurers in MENA

     

    Head of session:

     Mr. Joseph Azar 

    CEO - NASCO Re France

       

     

    Speaker:

      Mr. Vasilis Katsipis

    General Manager, Market Development

    A.M. Best - UAE

     

    Presentation Paper


       

    13:30-14:30

    Topic (2): Role of Regulatory Authorities in Improving the Performance of Insurance Markets

     

    Head of session:

     Mr. Raed Haddadin

    Executive Vice President 

    Legal & Compliance 

    Abu Dhabi National Insurance Co. (ADNIC) 

    UAE

       

     

    Speaker: 

      Mr. Wael Mahadeen

    Director

    Insurance Administration

    Ministry of Industry, Trade & Supply - Jordan

      

    Presentation Paper


     

     

    14:30

    Luncheon hosted by Jordanian Insurance Companies.

     

     









    Notes

    1. Dress Code: Casual.
    2. Language: Arabic\ English with simultaneous translation to Arabic and English.


    20:30 - 00:00

    Welcome speech & Gala Dinner hosted by Conference Main Sponsor:


    Jordan French Insurance Company JOFICO

    Venue         

    Beach Club / Saraya Aqaba


    Notes

    1. Dress Code: Casual.
    2. Admission to all conference activities will be strictly by conference badges.


    Thursday 18 April 2019


    07:00

    Departure from InterContinental Hotel to Petra City.

    10:30 - 14:30

    Enjoying PetraCity accompanying with a Professional Tourist Guide. (English /Arabic Speakers)

    15:00 - 16:00

    Lunch at one of the 5 Stars Hotels / Petra

    16:15

    Departure to Amman

    21:00

    Expected Arrival to Amman


    Notes

    1. Dress Code: Casual.
    2. Fees (JD 150) inclusive of (Transportation, Lunch, Entrance Fees, and Professional Tourist Guide Fees).
    3. High heels are not recommended
    4. The exchange rate is approximately USD 1 = JD 0.71

     

     

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    Departure from Aqaba hotels to Amman.

     08:00

    First coach departure.

     10:00

     12:00

     14:00


    Second coach departure

    Third coach departure

    The Fourth coach departure