AIG Academy

Sign up for a range of entertaining and informative webinars and hear experienced speakers share their illuminating insights and answer your questions.

This event can be included as part of your CPD requirements should you consider it relevant to your professional development needs.

Spring & Summer Programme

Claims First: Energy, Construction & Environmental

Thursday 22 April, 11.00am - 11.45am

 

Speakers:  

 

John Kelly, VP, Property & Energy Major Loss Claims, EMEA

Paul Dawson,  Major Loss Claims Adjuster, Property & Energy, UK

Wilson Hull, Environmental Major Loss Adjuster

 

Synopsis:

Every policy we write is underpinned by the strength and expertise of our claims team: Industry specialist – wherever our clients need us. Our claims team will be sharing their experiences with you on how they help clients avoid a loss in the first place. As well as giving you case studies of how they are totally dedicated to getting our clients back on their feet. 

 

Please register here and the webinar details will be sent to you.

The Future Landscape for Employers and Employees

Thursday 29 April, 11.00am - 12.00pm

 

Speakers:  

 

Clive Sherwood, Casualty Risk Consulting Team Lead, AIG

Sharon Smallridge, Team Leader, Primary & Excess Casualty, AIG

Nadia Nahapiet, Partner, Plexus Law

Moderator – Steve Liberda, Client Director, AIG

 

Synopsis:

This academy will consider the potential risks of flexible working including working from home, managing remotely, mental health considerations and the economic recessionary exposures. It will also include an insight into the legal implications from Plexus Law. 

 

Please register here and the webinar details will be sent to you.

Terrorism & Political Violence: Meeting the needs of an evolving market

Wednesday 26 May, 11.00am - 12.00pm

 

Speaker:  

 

Edward Atkin, Head of Terrorism and Political Violence, Talbot Underwriting

 

Synopsis:

This discussion will include: an overview of recent trends we are seeing with Rapid Mass Mobilisation in an era of social driven unrest, the impact on business and considerations around Political Violence risk.

 

Please register here and the webinar details will be sent to you.

Grenfell - 4 Years Later

Wednesday 16 June, 11.00am - 12.00pm

 

Speakers:  

 

Chris Duggan, Head of Property, UK Regions, AIG

David Slater, UK Middle Market, Property, AIG

Paul Carpenter, Commercial Property Risk Engineering Manager, AIG

 

Synopsis:

This webinar will explore construction issues in the residential sector and the responses of government, developers, manufacturers and the insurance industry.  It will look at today’s commercial property market capacity challenges, pricing and stringent terms, followed by forward-looking considerations of market normalisation post-remediation and remediation inspection and funding issues. It will also address how brokers can access AIG capacity and the information requirements. 

 

Specific learning points will be: types of cladding and issues associated with them, Market developments and how to effectively engage with insurers to secure best terms for clients.

 

Please register here and the webinar details will be sent to you.

Property - Middle Market

Wednesday 21 July, 11.00am - 12.00pm

 

Speaker:  

 

David Slater, UK Middle Market, Property, AIG

 

Synopsis

This presentation will include an introduction to Middle Market – the story so far, with a discussion around AIG’s appetite in relation to Public Sector, Higher Education, Commercial Property and Real Estate. 

 

It will look at current market challenges, in terms of capacity, rate and submission flow and will conclude with a forward-looking assessment of how we see the market changing in the future.

 

Please register here and the webinar details will be sent to you.

Academy Archive

Speaker:  Justin Andrews, Regional Multinational Claims Manager

Synopsis:
 Every policy we write is underpinned by the strength and expertise of our claims team: Industry specialist – wherever our clients need us. Our claims team will be sharing their experiences with you on how they help clients avoid a loss in the first place. As well as giving you case studies of how they are totally dedicated to getting our clients back on their feet. 

Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Speakers:  

John Kelly, VP, Property & Energy, Major Loss Claims, EMEA

John Higgins, VP, Major Loss, Casualty & Environmental Claims, UK & Europe

Synopsis: Every policy we write is underpinned by the strength and expertise of our claims team: Industry specialist – wherever our clients need us. Our claims team will be sharing their experiences with you on how they help clients avoid a loss in the first place. As well as giving you case studies of how they are totally dedicated to getting our clients back on their feet. 

Thursday 21 January, 2021

Speaker:  James Hebert,  Head of UK Cyber,  AIG

Synopsis:
 Watch James Hebert, Head of UK Cyber, AIG give a high level Claims overview of the Cyber market. This session was designed to assist you, our Broking Partners, in updating and communicating with your clients on the trends and interesting challenges with the Cyber Market. 

We also provide an introduction to the AIG Cyber team, as well as our view on how the market will be developing in 2021 and beyond.

Tuesday 12 January, 2021

Speaker:  Jason Vallint, Fleet Safety Strategist, AIG

Synopsis:
 An update on the context, statistics and regulation implementation progress on Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CAV). 

Key Takeaways:

  • Overview of the necessary steps that insured’s need to put in place 
  • Help on navigating your way to safely embracing and implementing the technology
  • Accessing the AIG CAV good practice guide 

Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Speaker:  Alison Phillips, Risk Engineer, AIG

Synopsis:
 Alison highlights the issues surrounding Arson as a major insurable risk. She also covers what can be done by the insured to reduce these risks to as low as is reasonably practicable.

Key Takeaways: Statistical Review – the real cost of Arson, Arson Risk Mitigation – Prevention and Legal Framework – Consequences.

Thursday 19 November, 2020

Speaker:  Ian McGregor, Head of Group Personal Accident UK Regions

Synopsis:
Ian discusses what AIG’s Group PA and Travel offers you and your clients. From our e-trading capabilities, free resource portal and 24/7 Virtual Medical Care. The academy covered the following areas.  

  • Overview of Proposition 
  • How to Access AIG
  • Key Elements of our offering
  • Why use AIG ? 

Wednesday 4 November, 2020

Speakers:  Michael Turnbull, Head of UK M&A, AIG; Rory O’Broin, Group Counsel & Int'l Practice Leader, AIG; Geoff Mesher, Tempest Forensic Accounting; Richard Powell, Major Loss Adjuster, AIG; Jane Childs, Partner, DLA

Synopsis:
 An overview of the latest information from AIG’s Fifth Annual M&A Claims Study, followed by a lively discussion on M&A insurance claims, with valuable insights from AIG underwriters, claims examiners, as well as third party experts who are intimately involved in complex M&A claims. 

Thursday 22 October, 2020

Speaker:  Christopher Haines - Marine Liability Senior Underwriter, AIG

Thursday 17 September, 2020

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Speaker:  Mitesh Patel, UK Property Business Manager

Tuesday 15th September, 2020

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Speaker:  Jack Eastwood, Specialist Cyber Underwriter, UK Regions

Synopsis: This Academy looked at the Human Factor behind cyber vulnerabilities from Social Engineering, Business Email Compromise to how to reduce the human factor risk through AIG’s Loss Prevention Services.

Wednesday 19 August, 2020

 

 

Speaker:  Guy Flawn, Head of Group Personal Accident & Travel - London

Thursday 10 September, 2020

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Speaker:  Jessie Francois, Head of UK Environmental

Thursday 20 August, 2020

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Speaker:  Stephen Ward, Senior Underwriter - Financial Lines

Tuesday 18 August, 2020

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Speaker:  Jon Gregory, Product Head, Crisis Solutions

Thursday 13 August, 2020

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Speaker:  Chris Collins, Head of Aerospace UK

Tuesday 11 August, 2020

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Speaker:  Mike Turnbull, UK Manager, M&A

Thursday 6 August, 2020

Key Notes 

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Speaker:  James Hebert, Head of Cyber, UK

Tuesday 4 August, 2020

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Speaker:  Pierrick Livet, Senior Multinational Client Executive & Transition Manager – Business Development

Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Key Notes

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Speaker: Nina Nayee, VP Financial Lines Major Loss Claims

Synopsis: A snapshot of current D&O, FIPI, Fidelity and Cyber claims, increased litigation environment and looking beyond 2020.

In this session we share insights on the drivers, challenges and lessons learnt over the past 12 months and our perspective on how best to be prepared for what lies ahead.  

Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Download the Key Notes document.