Topics and Speakers:
UAVs – Technological developments and increased use of unmanned aerial vehicles, potential regulatory and civil liabilities with ownership and operation, available liability cover, both in New Zealand and offshore markets.
Craig Kirk, General Manager, Delta Insurance
Autonomous vehicles – Will we have driverless cars and trucks or buses by 2020? What statutory reforms can we expect? Potential regulatory and civil liabilities with ownership and operation. How is the liability insurance market responding?
Michael Hookham, Manager – Transport & Commercial Motor, Vero Insurance
Michael Hookham presentation
Climate change and insurance in the Environment Court – Associated business risks and liabilities; will directors face corporate or personal liability for failing to take action given knowledge of climate risks? Where is New Zealand heading?
Ben Williams, Partner, Chapman Tripp
Moderator: Nick Mereu, ICNZ