Hamilton, Bermuda November 13 & 14, 2013

Convergence 2013 brings together key players in the alternative reinsurance, convergence and insurance linked securities marketplace. This inaugural event is supported by the world’s most respected organisations in the ILS sector, promoting economic development through the growth of insurance linked securities.

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Education Sessions

3PM – 4PM Welcome & Coffee

4PM – 4:45PM Roundtable 1 – ILS Structures: Addressing Investor Interests
Supported by the Bermuda Business Development Agency
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5PM – 5:45PM Roundtable 2 – Capitalising on Reinsurance: Who is investing and How
Supported by the Bermuda Business Development Agency
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6PM – 8PM Cocktail Reception


08AM – 08:30AM Breakfast

08:30AM – 08:45AM Welcome & Introductions
The Hon. Craig Cannonier, JP MP. Premier of Bermuda

08:45AM – 10AM Opening Session & Speaker Panel – Sponsored by PwC

10AM – 3PM Networking & Scheduled Meetings

12PM – 2PM International Buffet Luncheon – Supported by ILS Bermuda
Location: Pier 6

3PM – 4PM Keynote Speaker Address – Sponsored by KPMG in Bermuda
Steve Wozniak, co-Founder Apple

4PM – 6PM Networking & Cocktails – Supported by ILS Bermuda

6:30PM – 10PM World Rugby Classic Social Event – Sponsored by Appleby and Property Claim Services, a division of Verisk Analytics
(Transport from Pier 6 to Rugby will be provided)

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Steve Wozniak

Co-Founder, Apple Computer, Inventor of the World's First Personal Computer, Cult Icon, Computer Geek

A Silicon Valley icon and philanthropist for more than thirty years, Steve Wozniak has ...
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Kean Driscoll

Chief Executive Officer, Validus Re Ltd.

Niklaus Hilti

Head of Credit Suisse Insurance Linked Strategies

Frank Majors

Partner & Co-Founder, Nephila Capital Ltd

Anthony Rettino

Founding Principal and Portfolio Manager, Elementum

Dennis Mahoney

Independent Financial Services Professional

Phillippe Trahan

Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board

Beat Holliger

Managind Director Munich Re Capital Markets

Michael Pinsel

Partner Sidley Austin LLP

Michael Hamer

Partner Albourne Partners

John Berger

Chief Executive Officer Third Point Reinsurance Company Ltd.