2018 Spring Conference Materials


Following are a list of session materials submitted by panelists for the 2018 ARIAS·U.S. Spring Conference. These materials are directly relevant to the respective discussions.


GENERAL SESSION – Insurtech: What Does it Mean for the Future of the Re/insurance Industry?

Wednesday, May 9, 4:10 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

AIA Regulatory Sandbox

Munich Re – Regulatory Sandboxes

NAIC CIPR’s Note Regarding Insurtech

Innovation and Technology (EX) Task Force

Where Is the InsurTech Capital of the World


GENERAL SESSION – What Keeps Your Underwriters and Claims Handlers Up at Night?

Thursday, May 10, 8:30 a.m. – 9:40 a.m.

Protecting Privilege: Strategies to Keep Post-Cyber Breach Activities from Disclosure

Boosting Mobile Security and Awareness Reduces Risk

Nanotechnology: Understanding the Benefits and the Risks

Report on Cyber Security in the Insurance Sector

Swiss Re Trend Spotlights

XL Cyber Claims Scenarios


GENERAL SESSION – Escaping Ethical Jeopardy: How to Apply the ARIAS-US Code of Conduct in Practice

Friday, May 11, 8:30 a.m. – 9:20 a.m.

ARIAS-U.S. Code of Conduct

Avoiding Ethical Jeopardy: How to Apply the ARIAS-US Code of Conduct in Practice


GENERAL SESSION – Rapid Fire Case Presentations Redux

Friday, May 11, 9:20 a.m. – 10:10 a.m.

Daimler AG v. Bauman et al_

Harleysville Group Ins. v. Heritage Communities Inc

Travelers v. Actavis

UnitedHealth Group Inc. v. Executive Risk Spec Ins. Co.

Various Claimants v. Wm Morrisons Supermarket PLC


GENERAL SESSION – Debate: What Role Should or Do Court Decisions Play in Reinsurance Arbitrations?

Friday, May 11, 10:40 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Should Arbitrators Follow Legal Decisions?


GENERAL SESSION – ALI Restatement of Insurance

Friday, May 11, 11:30 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.

The Restatement of the Law, Liability Insurance Illustrative Issues

ALI Restatement Presentation