Wednesday, 2nd of October 2019

08:30  Registration

09:00  Opening Remarks

  • Klime Poposki (The President of the Insurance Supervision Agency)
  • Desislav Danov (Fintechguardian Managing Director)

Key notes speaker:

  • Julian Arevalo (Senior expert on Financial Innovation at EIOPA) – video conference

Insurtech talk with:

  • Kobi Bendelak (Founder & CEO Insurtech Israel)

10:00  Ice-breaking Coffee


10:30  Pitch Session

  • Startups project pitching


12:30   Lunch hosted by SN INSURANCE BROKER

13:30   Conference Session – Insurance Industry view on Insurtech

  • Lorenzo Bacca (Head of Business Transformation and Innovation at Generali Austria, CEE and Russia (ACEER) Region)
  • Gregor Neumeyer (UNIQA Group´s Head of Digital Delivery)
  • Andrej Teshler (Chief IT Officer, Europa Re)
  • Gjorgje Vojnovic (CEO Triglav non-life, N. Macedonia and President of the association of financial organizations at the Macedonian Chamber of commerce)

15:00  Digital Coffee Break

15:20   Conference Session – Insurtech experts view

  • Cees Werff (International Insurtech Executive)
  • Bolli Hédinsson (Chairman of Icelandic Savers Association)
  • Erik Barna (CEO and Founder “LIFE IS HARD”)
  • Ana Trajkovska – Marketing Manager at Toyota Auto Centar

16:30    End of session


19:30    Digital Dinner & Award Ceremony

      Thursday, 3rd of October 2019

09:00   Conference Session – Regulatory view on Insurtech

  • Ludo Pyis (Founder and President of the Areopa Group, Belgium) – video conference
  • Martina Libernjak (Head of International Regulations and Cooperation Department at HANFA, Croatia )
  • Milica Arnaudova Stojanovska – Advisor to the Governor of NBRNM
  • Dragan Oremus (Suptech/Regtech Professional)
  • Calin Rangu – Romanian Financial Supervision Authority – video conference


10:30   Digital Coffee break

11:00   Conference Session – Insurtech Start Up Ecosystem – alternative finance and talent management

  • Ivan Steriev (CEO, Macedonian Stock Exchange)
  • Pavel Ezekiev (Investor)
  • Igor Madzov (South Central Ventures)
  • Ivan Chorbev (Dean of Faculty for computer science and engineering, Skopje)
  • Igor Ivanovski, PhD – Professor at Faculty of Economics in Skopje and Member of the CoE at the Insurance Supervision Agency

12:30  Wrap up discussion

12:45    Closing remarcs

13:00    Farewell Lunch