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Longevity 16 Conference Programme

Friday 13th  August 2021
08:00 - 08:45R E G I S T R A T I O N
08:45 - 09:00Opening Remarks
09:00 - 10:30

Plenary Session  I

Stephen Kramer (Swiss Re) – "Modelling the COVID-19 pandemic"
Nicola Oliver (Medical Intelligence) - "The COVID-19 vaccine landscape: Progress, challenges, and the road ahead"
Josephine Robertson (Health & Care Actuary) - "Long COVID"

10:30 - 11:00C O F F E E    B R E A K  - Sponsored by Hannover RE
11:00 - 12:30Parallel Session I 
12:30 - 14:00L U N C H  Sponsored by Club Vita
14:00 - 15:30Parallel Session II
15:30 - 16:00T E A    B R E A K   -   Sponsored by  SCOR
16:00 - 17:45Plenary Session 2

Hamish Galloway (RGA Re) – "Counterparty Risk and the effects of regulation in structuring transactions"
Amy Kessler (Prudential Financial) - "Resilient in a crisis:  How pandemic insights supported a rock solid longevity risk transfer market in 2020" 

Panel:  Amy Kessler, Douglas Anderson, Tim Gordon (Aon)  - "The challenges of valuing future pension liabilities post COVID-19"

Chair: Guy Coughlan
19:00 - 20:00Drinks Reception - Sponsored by Club Vita & RGA
20:00 - 22:30G A L A    D I N N E R - Sponsored by  Prudential Financial

Longevity 16 Conference Programme

Saturday 14th August 2021
09:00 - 10:30Parallel Session III
10:30 -  11:00C O F F E E    B R E A K sponsored by  SCOR
11:00 - 12:30

Plenary Session 3

Cord-Roland Rinke (Hannover Re) "Creating opportunities beyond longevity risk transfer"
Avery Michaelson (Longitude Solutions)  - "Constructing a Longevity Market that works for all Stakeholders: Exploring market inefficiencies in managing longevity risk on a global basis, and suggestions for regulatory and market-based way to correct them".
Luca Tres (Guy Carpenter) - "Capital market investors and longevity risk: the past and -more importantly- the future".

12:30 - 14:00L U N C H  - Sponsored by RGA
14:00 -15:00

Parallel Session IV

15:00 - 15:30T E A   B R E A K  -  Sponsored by Hannover Re
15:30 - 17:30

Plenary Session 4

Douglas Anderson (Club Vita) - "Necessary remaining steps to encourage more transactions".
Roshan Tajapra (SCOR) - "Why smooth the past? How to deal with abnormal years of mortality experience”
Razvan Ionescu (SCOR) - "The end of life-tables? Mortality modelling history and outlook.".
Guy Coughlan (USS) -  "Implications of COVID-19 for pension scheme longevity".

17:30Closing Remarks