2019 NZILA Annual Conference

Start date: 11 September 2019

End date: 13 September 2019

Location: Auckland

The 2019 NZILA conference committee welcomes you to the ‘Awesome Tamaki Makaurau’ 2 day event, 11 – 13 September 2019.
We have an exciting line up of international and national speakers, complemented by networking social functions which showcase Auckland’s hospitality – exquisite food, beverage and entertainment – you will not be disappointed.
Located in the heart of Auckland, SkyCity Convention Centre will be our venue for all conference sessions, with all social functions close by.

Christchurch Branch NZILA Seminar

Date: 26 August 2019

Time: 4:30pm

Location: Christchurch

New Building Standard (NBS) and %NBS– a practical guide

Phil Paterson from Powell Fenwick (structural engineer) will discuss NBS and %NBS from an engineering perspective (in plain English). He will be joined by a broker who will talk about how the %NBS of a building may have an impact on the cover available for the building and premium.

Venue: Crowne Plaza Christchurch, 764 Colombo St, Christchurch
Date: Mon 26 August 2019
Time: 4.30 pm start
RSVP: Wed 21 August 2019 – libby.pickering-smith@srblaw.co.nz

IBANZ / CPD points : 1 hour
IBANZ will be informed of our meeting, for details on how to accrue CPD points, please contact karen@ibanz.co.nz

Otago NZILA Liability Insurance Discussion Group

Date: 14 August 2019

Time: 4pm

Location: Crombie Lockwood, 229 Moray Place, Dunedin

NZILA are pleased to advise that our President will be hosting the first ever Otago NZILA Liability Insurance Discussion Group session in Dunedin on Wednesday 14 August at Crombie Lockwood, 229 Moray Place at 4pm.
The format will include a welcome and NZILA overview from Myles Noble followed by presentations from Michael Parker (Parker Cowan Lawyers) and Helen Scott (Anderson Lloyd).
Following the formalities there will be refreshments and networking.

There is no charge for this event and there will also be a spot prize on the night, through a business card draw, for a complimentary registration for this years NZILA National conference in Auckland – travel and accommodation not included.

Please RSVP to secretariat@nzila.org

Wellington Liability Insurance Discussion Group

Date: 25 June 2019

Time: 4.30pm - 6.00pm

Location: Duncan Cotterill Boardroom, Wellington

Regulation’s role in delivering good conduct outcomes

Conduct regulation of both life and general insurers is inevitable, and will affect all consumers and participants in the insurance industry.  Come and hear from those intimately involved in conduct regulation from both government and private sector, and gain some insights into what constitutes good conduct, what regulation may look like, its implications, and what insurers have to say about it.

Speakers:

  • Daniel O’Grady is Principal Policy Advisor in MBIE’s Financial Markets Team and will be discussing the current conduct review and where it is heading.
  • Andrew Saunders is Regulatory Affairs Manager at the Insurance Council of New Zealand and will provide comment on general insurers’ perspective on conduct issues and regulation.
  • Murray Grant is a Senior Associate at Wotton + Kearney and will discuss whistleblowing, protected disclosures, and implications for insurer conduct regulation.

NZILA/ICNZ Liability Insurance Discussion Group

Date: 11 June 2019

Time: 10.00am - 11.30am

Location: The Northern Club, Auckland

Privacy and Data Security

Speakers:

Jane Foster, General Counsel, Office of the Privacy Commissioner
Mark Anderson, Partner, Wotton + Kearney

Presentations

2019 Lecture Series – Christchurch

Date: 30 May 2019

Time: 4.30pm - 6.30pm

Location: Chateau on the Park, a DoubleTree by Hilton

Collection and Processing of Personal Data in Insurance: New Practices & Challenges

Dr Aysegul Bugra, Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey

This presentation will seek to give an overview of the instruments limiting the insurers’ right of access and use of personal data for the assessment of the risk, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR); Council of Europe (CoE) Recommendation on the Processing of Health-Related Data for Insurance Purposes; relevant codes of practice and soft law materials. The potential implications of the insurance contract law on the access and processing of data by underwriters will also be considered, together with the position under New Zealand law.

Presentation

2019 Lecture Series – Wellington

Date: 29 May 2019

Time: 10.30am - 12.30pm

Location: Wellesley Boutique Hotel

Collection and Processing of Personal Data in Insurance: New Practices & Challenges

Dr Aysegul Bugra, Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey

This presentation will seek to give an overview of the instruments limiting the insurers’ right of access and use of personal data for the assessment of the risk, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR); Council of Europe (CoE) Recommendation on the Processing of Health-Related Data for Insurance Purposes; relevant codes of practice and soft law materials. The potential implications of the insurance contract law on the access and processing of data by underwriters will also be considered, together with the position under New Zealand law.

Presentation

2019 Lecture Series – Auckland

Date: 28 May 2019

Time: 10.30am - 12.30pm

Location: Stamford Plaza, Auckland

Collection and Processing of Personal Data in Insurance: New Practices & Challenges

Dr Aysegul Bugra, Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey

This presentation will seek to give an overview of the instruments limiting the insurers’ right of access and use of personal data for the assessment of the risk, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR); Council of Europe (CoE) Recommendation on the Processing of Health-Related Data for Insurance Purposes; relevant codes of practice and soft law materials. The potential implications of the insurance contract law on the access and processing of data by underwriters will also be considered, together with the position under New Zealand law.

Presentation

NZILA/ICNZ Liability Insurance Discussion Group

Date: 6 March 2019

Time: 10.00 - 11.30

Location: Auckland

 

Mediating Insurance Disputes

Speakers:

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