NZILA/ICNZ Liability Insurance Discussion Group

Date: 6 March 2019

Time: 10.00 - 11.30

Location: Auckland


Mediating Insurance Disputes


Mark Kelly, Barrister & Commercial Mediator
Geraldine Wishart, AIG
John Bell, Godfrey and Co Ltd

NZILA & ICNZ Liability Insurance Discussion Group

Date: 26 November 2018

Time: 3.00pm - 4.30pm

Location: Auckland

Emerging Risks and New technologies

Join us for the last Liability Insurance Discussion Group session in 2018 which will be followed by networking drinks.

Session details:

  • How to explain Blockchain at a dinner party without boring the pants off everyone.  Mark Pascall, Blockchain Labs
  • A current review of insurance contract law and conduct and the general direction the law might take. Daniel O’Grady, Principal Policy Advisor in MBIE’s Financial Markets team 

The Northern Club, 19 Princes St, Auckland

Monday 26 November 2018 3pm – 4.30pm


2018 Conference – Beyond Adversity

Start date: 19 September 2018

End date: 21 September 2018

Location: Christchurch

NZILA & ICNZ Liability Insurance Discussion Group – Countering Fraud in the Insurance Sector

Date: 8 August 2018

Time: 10.00am - 11.30am

Location: Auckland

NZILA & ICNZ Liability Insurance Discussion Group

Date: 9 May 2018

Time: 10.00am - 11.30am

Location: Auckland

Michael Heron, QC will discuss the role of the financial regulators in regards to current activity, focus and priorities in the commercial regulatory space.

CPD Points: 1.5

Christchurch Seminar: New Year – Legal Snapshot

Date: 9 April 2018

Time: 4.30pm

Location: Chateau on the Park, Christchurch


Presenters : Melissa Borcoski and Tyler Brown of Saunders Robinson Brown

New Year Legal Snapshot Presentation





2018 NZILA Lecture Series

Start date: 5 March 2018

End date: 12 March 2018

The 2018 Lecture Series had Professor Rob Merkin discussing Can the assured’s conduct defeat a claim covering fraud within the claims process, criminality and negligent / reckless acts.

Auckland 5th March
Christchurch 6th March
Wellington 12th March

CPD Points: 2


NZILA & ICNZ Liability Discussion Group – Cyber Technologies and the Year in Review

Date: 16 November 2017

Time: 10am - 12pm

Location: Auckland

The final Liability Discussion Group for 2017 was held at The Northern Club. A panel discussed cyber technologies and the year in review.

Jeremy Jones
, Head of Cyber Security, Theta NZ
David Maritz, Senior Manager, Matson Driscoll & Daimco Pty Limited
Ian Pollard, Managing Director, Delta Insurance
Heather Ward, Principal Advisor, National Cyber Policy Office

Click here to download the presentation.

Click here for the report referenced in the presentation.

Christchurch Regional Event – An Insurance Law Update with Henry Holderness, University of Canterbury

Date: 31 October 2017

Asia Pacific Insurance Conference

Start date: 18 October 2017

End date: 20 October 2017

Location: Singapore

APIC uniquely draws together regional and international experience and expertise to host an insurance industry conference that will provide a singular opportunity to focus attention on insurance issues that are relevant to the Asia Pacific region specifically, and globally as a whole.

APIC is the first Asian regional conference organized by a collection of major insurance related organizations, affiliated under the auspices of the International Insurance Law Association/Association Internationale de Droit des Assurances (AIDA).

AIDA is a non-profit making international association, which promotes and develops at an international level, collaboration between insurance industry participants.

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