Coming together to drive the digital revolution in our industry

Friday 27th April 2018

08:30

Morning Welcome & Registration

Start your morning networking with your fellow disrupters. Catch up with old friends and discuss the year's activity in the digital insurance space.

09:05

Investing in insurtech panel debate: What makes heads turn when it comes to attracting funding 

In this interactive panel session we will hear from some of the leading lights in insurtech investment over recent years to find out what they look for when it comes to allocating funds.

The panellists will draw on their own experiences in talking to and investing in insurtech/fintech start-ups to offer short snap shots of what makes them sit up and take notice; before engaging in a panel discussion including:

 

  • How to turn a good idea into a viable business
  • The importance of scalability both at home and overseas
  • Possible impact of Brexit on both talent and future funding
  • What areas of insurtech/fintech are being over fished in terms of start-up numbers; and where future opportunities might lie
  • What is the perfect skills mix between insurance and non-insurance personnel

 


Confirmed speakers:
Sam Evans, founder and general partner, Eos Ventures
Matthew Jones, associate, Anthemis
Rob Moffat, partner, Balderton Capital
Stephen Brittain, director & co-founder, InsurTech Gateway by Hambro Perks


10:20

Caffeine hit and networking

10:50

Fintech success case study: Revolut

In this session we will hear how in just under three years, Revolut has managed to create a digital banking disruptor that has lived up to its maxim of creating a ‘fair and frictionless platform to use and manage money around the world'.
It will explore how Revolut has evolved into a global money app with products such as insurance, crypto and now business accounts; the challenges it has faced as a fast growing digital innovator, and how it has managed and overcome them.

James Gibson, business development, Revolut

11:20


Session 3 to be confirmed

11:50


Close of Collective