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ITIC APAC Agenda

ITIC APAC Agenda

Browse sessions and networking opportunities to plan your time at ITIC!

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12

Jun

Sunday 12 June 2022

11:00-15:30

Optional Social Networking Tour

ITIC kicks off again with an optional social networking event always popular at regionals - a cultural foodie tour! Walk through the historical, charming enclave of Chinese immigrants to feel the pulse of a living environment of the past. Explore the colorful, original as well as contemporary food cultures of the modern times. Try out the famous, award winning Hainanese Chicken Rice at Maxwell Hawker Centre even Gordon Ramsay found it challenging to match with the local Chef. Moving to the the Financial Hub, a vibrant economic pillar of Singapore which contributes about 15% of the local GDP. Take a panoramic view of the high rise concreate jungle that houses the major financial institutions of the region. We will have our break at the gorgeous Lau Pa Sat to try some afternoon snacks. Our tour concludes at Raffles Hotel where we will enjoy a Singapore Sling at the famous Long Bar! $130 SGD per person

13

Jun

Monday 13 June 2022

10:00-13:00

Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital

ITIC will be offering attendees the opportunity to tour local medical facilities, and meet with the teams who provide medical care to international patients in the region. Transport will be provided to and from the PARKROYAL COLLECTION Pickering.
14:00-16:00

Registration opens

Stop by the registration desk to collect your ITIC Singapore attendee bag and take the opportunity to visit the exhibitors.
17:30-19:30

ITIC Singapore Welcome Reception

Set amidst lush greenery on the fifth floor of the hotel, attendees will enjoy spectacular views of the Singapore city skyline as a backdrop to the ITIC Welcome Reception. Mingle and network whilst enjoying cocktails and canapés, or kick back in the colourful birdcage-inspired cabanas for a meeting with a difference!

14

Jun

Tuesday 14 June 2022

08:30-09:00

Registration and Welcome Coffee

Pick up your registration pack, enjoy a welcome coffee and meet the exhibitors.
09:30-10:00

The Future of travel in the APAC Region

What does the future of travel look like across the region? Our expert speaker from PATA will share statistics and a forecast for what we can expect to see now that travel across the region travel has once more opened.
Speakers
Chief Executive Officer
Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA)
10:00-11:15

Making digital health solutions work for the insurer and the customer

There is now a plethora of digital health platforms that allow clients to monitor their wellness levels, but how secure, stable and scalable are these solutions? How can insurers make use of this data for predictive health purposes to keep customers in better health?
Speakers
Managing Director, Health & Public Service
Accenture
Health Industries Leader
PwC Singapore
11:15-11:45

Networking coffee break hosted by ITIC Singapore exhibitors

11:45-12:15

Digital Healthcare, insurtech and innovation in Asia

Melisa will share insights about the developments in insurtech, digital healthcare, including MyDoc, a best-in-class 24/7 patient-centric care to millions of employees and dependents across the region.
Speakers
Chief Operating Officer
MyDoc
12:15-13:30

Networking lunch

13:30-14:00

Is medical assistance enough?

What does an insurer want and need from an assistance company in remote or difficult to access regions? Is medical assistance sufficient, or should companies be thinking about how they can offer assistance services on a wider scale – ie, security services, legal assistance, etc?
Speakers
VP Marketing & Business Development
Global Excel Management
14:00-14:30

Mental Health Post Covid-19

As the pandemic continues, Verisk Risk Ratings considers the ongoing pressures on peoples’ mental health and how this impacts their physical wellbeing. The support of international health insurance and assistance providers is essential to globally mobile workers, who may need more help than other sectors of the population as they are far from home and their traditional support networks.
Speakers
Sales Director
Verisk Risk Rating
14:30-15:00

Networking coffee break hosted by ITIC Singapore exhibitors

15:30-18:00

Singapore Casket Company facility tour

Join ITIC attendees on a funeral facility tour with Singapore Casket Company. Meet in the Hotel Lobby for a 3:30 pm and arrive at Singapore Casket Building at 4:00 pm for a welcome speech.

Following the speech, we will be introduced to Singapore Casket’s facilities and repatriation services and then split into groups to visit the funeral homes and embalming room.

Light refreshments will be provided at 5:00 pm for half an hour, after which a Q&A will kick-off at 5:30 pm.

The tour will conclude for pick up at 6:00 pm returning to the conference venue around 6:15 pm.

Please contact the Singapore Casket Company team to book your space, steventeo@singaporecasket.com.sg and jason@singaporecasket.com.sg or by phone on +65 6293 4388.

15

Jun

Wednesday 15 June 2022

08:30-09:00

Pre- conference coffee

Come and enjoy a coffee and meet the exhibitors.
09:00-10:30

The changing face of insurance and assistance

How are insurers and assistance companies reacting to the change in priorities they are seeing amongst their clients? The pandemic, combined with recent geopolitical tensions, have thrown the importance of comprehensive health insurance and assistance into sharp relief, but are policies keeping up with demand, and how can assistance companies ensure their networks are reactive enough to cope with what customers need?
Speakers
CEO
First Assistance
Head of Global Networks
Europ Assistance
Regional Head of Partnership Development, Travel & EW -
AXA Life & Health Reinsurance Solutions
10:30-11:00

Networking coffee break hosted by ITIC Singapore exhibitors

11:00-12:00

International patient care

What are the real figures for international patient care in countries such as Thailand, Malaysia, India, Hong Kong and Singapore? Is the data available to distinguish between medical tourists and travellers/expats in need of medical care? Regardless of the kind of patient they are, how do hospitals cater to international patients, ensuring clear explanation of benefits (if it’s an insured patient), value for money, and continuity of care following discharge?
Speakers
Regional CEO – Western Region
Apollo Hospitals - Navi Mumbai | Nasik | Ahmedabad | Gandhinagar
UM & Insurance Product Director
Bangkok Hospital Headquarter
12:00-13:30

Networking Lunch

13:30-15:00

Medical Directors' Forum

The ITIC Medical Directors’ Forum joins the APAC agenda for the first time this year, offering attendees the opportunity to report on cases that they have dealt with and perform an after-event review. The chance to discuss medical and logistical complications of international medical assistance cases with peers is a very valuable one, and the cases this year should provide plenty of points for discussion.
Speakers
Group CEO & Group Medical Director
EMA Global
Medical Director
Globalmed Air Medical Services, a Dutch company
Director
Flightmedic
15:00-15:30

Networking coffee break hosted by ITIC Singapore exhibitors

15:00-17:30

Raffles Hospital Facility Tour

ITIC and Raffles Hospital are delighted to extend an invitation to all ITIC Singapore attendees to tour their facilities, and meet with the teams who provide medical care to international patients in the region. Transport will be provided to and from the PARKROYAL on Pickering.
19:00-23:00

ITIC Singapore Farewell Dinner, Monti at Collyer Quay

A short walk from PARKROYAL on Pickering, enjoy the night to remember on the water’s edge of Singapore’s iconic lifestyle destination, Monti at Marina Bay. Network and dine while taking in panoramic views of the entire Marina Bay!

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