Annual Insurance Virtual Convention 2021

This year on 23rd September 2021 at 10:00 AM East African Time Zone, the Insurance Institute of Tanzania is taking its annual event 23rd Annual Insurance Convention virtual for the first time ever.

The objective of the conference is to discuss agriculture potential in Tanzania with a theme “ROLE OF FINANCIAL SECTOR AS A DRIVER FOR AGRICULTURE DEVELOPMENT” with an intention to involve both Financial Institutions and insurance companies to have a broad discussion around.

The conference will be attracting Global Participants, Reinsurers, Insurance companies & Brokers with Local and International speakers.

VIRTUAL CONFERENCE WILL BE LIVE ON 23RD SEPTEMBER 2021 @ 10:00 AM EAST AFRICA TIME

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Annual Insurance Virtual Convention 2021 Agenda - 23rd Sept 2021 @ 10:00 AM EAT

    Conference Opening
  • 10:00 AM - Conference Opening Remarks - Dr. Suresh Kumar (Conference Chairman)
  • 10:05 AM - Introduction on Insurance Institute of Tanzania
  • 10:10 AM - Tanzania Agriculture Landscape Showcase
  • Paper Presentations
  • 10:15 AM - Role of Government and Importance of Public-Private Partnership in developing the Agriculture Insurance Market - Mr. Ayandev Saha, Strategic Advisor, Rwanda Government
  • 10:35 AM Sponsor Presentations
  • 10:40 AM - The Dynamics of Agriculture Reinsurance Market - Evance Mugah Rabong’o, Agricultural Specialist, Continental Reinsurance, Kenya
  • 11:00 AM Sponsor Presentations
  • 11:05 AM - Panel Discussion (Setting the Right Regulatory and Supervisory Standards to Boost Agriculture Insurance) - Moderated by Ms. J Kemibaro Omuteku, Panelist Dr. Juma Musa, Commissioner, Tanzania Insurance Regulatory Authority & Mr. Israel Kamuzora, Chairman, Tapex Re, Tanzania.
  • 11:25 AM Sponsor Presentations
  • 11:30 AM - The Art of Data Analytics: Turning Data into Opportunities in Agriculture Insurance. - Mr. Andrew Hodgett, Senior Reinsurance Broker, Afro Asian Insurance Services Limited, UK
  • 11:50 AM Sponsor Presentations
  • 11:55 AM - The Changing Face of Agriculture Risk Today - Mr. Dipankar Acharya, CEO, The Jubilee Insurance Company of Tanzania Limited, Tanzania
  • 12:15 PM Sponsor Presentations
  • 12:20 PM - Insuring the Future of Agriculture during a Climate Crisis - Mr. James Kiguru, JB Boda Insurance Brokers, Kenya
  • 12:40 PM Sponsor Presentations
  • 12:45 PM - How Agriculture Risk Modeling Has Evolved to Meet Needs of the Rapidly Changing Environment - Agrotosh Mookerjee, Agricultural Actuary, Zambia
  • 1:05 PM Sponsor Presentations
  • 1:10 PM - Dealing with disruptive technologies in Agriculture (Challenges and Opportunities) - Mr. Christopher Mazali, ACRE Tanzania
  • 1:30 PM Sponsor Presentations
  • Conference Closing
  • 1:35 PM - Conference Resolutions & Takeaways

Expert Speakers

Dr. Mussa C. Juma

Dr. Mussa C. Juma

Commissioner of Insurance, Tanzania Insurance Regulatory Authority, Tanzania

Doctorate in Actuarial Science; a Chartered Insurance Practitioner and Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute, CII

Mr. Israel Augustine Kamuzora

Mr. Israel Augustine Kamuzora

Chairman, Tapex Re, Tanzania

Master’s Degree in International Business and a Fellow of both the CII, UK & IISA

Mr. Ayandev Saha

Mr. Ayandev Saha

Strategic Advisor, Ministry of Finance & Economic Planning, Government of Rwanda

MBA in Insurance & Risk Management, and Masters in Economics.

Mr. James Kiguru

Mr. James Kiguru

Assistant General Manager - Agriculture, J.B. Boda Insurance and Reinsurance Broking, Kenya

BSC in Agriculture and holds CII Diploma in Insurance

Dr. Dipankar Acharya

Dr. Dipankar Acharya

Chief Executive Officer, Jubilee Insurance Company of Tanzania

Ph.D. in Business Administration; MBA and is a Fellow of the Insurance Institute of India

Mr. Evance Mugah Rabong’o

Mr. Evance Mugah Rabong’o

Head of Agriculture Underwriting, Continental Reinsurance, Kenya

MSc. Agricultural Economics, MBA - Strategic Management & BSc. Horticulture

Ms. J Kemibaro Omuteku

Ms. J Kemibaro Omuteku

Independent Insurance Consultant, Tanzania

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA); Licentiate in Insurance.

Mr. Andrew Hodgett

Mr. Andrew Hodgett

Sr. Reinsurance Broker, Afro Asian Insurance Services Ltd, UK

Bachelor of Business Administration & a Fellow of CII

Mr. Agrotosh Mookerjee

Mr. Agrotosh Mookerjee

Agricultural Actuary, Zambia

Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries UK

Mr. Christopher Mazali

Mr. Christopher Mazali

ACCRE, Tanzania

Bachelors Degree in Science of Social Protection

Sponsors

Organizing Committee