Focused Conference & Exhibition Insurance Telematics Canada 2015 23rd-24th April 2015, Westin Prince Hotel, Toronto

Industry leaders speaking at the 2015 event

We’ve already started searching through our unique network of insurance and telematics experts for the 2015 event. Excitingly, a number have already confirmed - have a look below at our growing list:

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Julien Reid Julien Reid
Senior Director, Financial Institutions Oversight and Deposit Insurance
Autorité des marchés financiers (Québec, Canada)
The Regulation Landscape View Bio
Autorité des marchés financiers

Mr. Julien Reid holds the position of Senior Director, Financial Institutions Oversight and Deposit Insurance within the Solvency Superintendence of the Autorité des marchés financiers (Québec) (“AMF”).

He manages the Financial Institutions Prudential Oversight Section and the Financial Institutions Capital Oversight Section which are responsible, amongst others, for the drafting of Guidelines and regulation for financial institutions authorized to carry on business in the province of Québec. These Guidelines deal specifically with sound and prudential management practices, adequacy of capital and commercial practices. He also manages the Deposit Insurance Section which is responsible for the deposit insurance scheme and the Fonds d’assurance-dépôts of the AMF.

Mr. Reid is very much involved at the national and international level. Between 2011 and 2104, he chaired the Insurance Core Principles Implementation Committee of the Canadian Council of Insurance Regulators. Until October 2014, he was the Chair of the Market Conduct Working Group of the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (“IAIS”) for nearly 4 years and in that capacity, he represented the IAIS on the OECD Task Force on Financial Consumer Protection, the International Forum of Insurance Guarantee Schemes and the International Financial Consumer Protection Organisation (FinCoNet). He has been a member, for the last several years, of the IAIS Governance Working Group and of the Financial Crime Task Force. He is also the Designated Representative for the AMF at the International Association of Deposit Insurers where he sits in the Research and Guidance Committee. He has been recently nominated as chair the Resolution of Financial Cooperatives Subcommittee.

Before joining AMF Solvency, he was a member of AMF Legal Affairs. Mr. Reid practiced law in major Canadian law firms, before joining the AMF in 2004. He has taught at the School of the Barreau de Québec (Québec Bar) and he is a certified trainer at the Collège des administrateurs de sociétés of the Université Laval (Québec). He has also been invited by numerous national and international organizations to give talks. He was called to the Bar of the Province of Québec in 1991. 

M. Julien Reid est le Directeur Principal, Encadrement des institutions financières et assurance-dépôts, au sein de la Surintendance de l’encadrement de la Solvabilité de l’Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF).

Il supervise la Direction de l’encadrement prudentiel des institutions financières et la Direction de l’encadrement du capital des institutions financières qui sont entre autres responsables de la rédaction des lignes directrices et de la réglementation applicables aux institutions financières faisant affaires au Québec. Ces lignes directrices traitent plus spécifiquement des pratiques de gestion saines et prudentes, de maintien de capital suffisant et de pratiques commerciales. Il supervise également la Direction de l’assurance-dépôts qui est responsable de la gestion du système d’assurance-dépôts et du Fonds d’assurance-dépôts de l’AMF.

M. Reid est très impliqué tant au niveau national qu’international. De 2011 à 2014, il a présidé le Comité responsable de l’application des Principes directeurs de l’AICA au sein du Conseil canadien des régulateurs responsables de l’assurance. En plus d’être membre du Governance Working Group et du Financial Crime Task Force au sein de l’Association internationale des contrôleurs d’assurance (AICA), il a présidé, jusqu’en octobre 2014, le Market Conduct Working Group de cette organisation pendant près de 4 ans. À ce titre, il areprésenté cette organisation au sein du Task Force on Financial Consumer Protection de l’OCDE, l’International Forum of Insurance Guarantee Schemes et l’International Financial Consumer Protection Organisation (FinCoNet). Enfin, il est le représentant désigné de l’AMF au sein de l’International Association of Deposit Insurers où il siège entre autre au Research and Guidance Committee. Il a récemment été nommé à titre de président du Comité sur la résolution des coopératives de services financiers.

Avant de se joindre à la Surintendance de l’encadrement de la solvabilité, il a travaillé au sein de la Direction des affaires juridiques de l’AMF. M. Reid a exercé en pratique privée dans des cabinets nationaux avant de débuter sa carrière au sein de l’AMF en 2004. Il a enseigné à l’École du Barreau de Québec (Barreau du Québec) et il est un formateur certifié au Collège des administrateurs de sociétés de l’Université Laval (Québec). Il a enfin été invité par plusieurs organisations au niveau national et international à titre de conférencier. Il a été admis au Barreau du Québec en 1991.

Steve Livingstone Steve Livingstone
Vice President – Telematics
RSA Group Set the Bar High: Raise UBI Adoption Rates to The Stars View Bio
RSA Group

Steve Livingstone is currently the VP, Telematics for RSA Canada.  With over 20 years of personal insurance experience, his work has involved underwriting & portfolio management, strategy development, and business management and operational roles across Canada. He has worked in a number of market segments, including retail, group, and specialty, and in both broker and direct distribution businesses.

Colin Wright Colin Wright
Principal
Corner Two Consulting Global Case Studies: Tailor UBI to Your Country View Bio
Corner 2 Consulting

Colin Wright founded Corner Two Consulting with the objective of helping clients prepare for the advent of UBI. Colin first acquired expertise in the field when he led strategy, product and market development for Aviva’s Autograph, the first telematics-enabled UBI program in Canada. 

While leading Autograph, he profitably managed the portfolio, notably improving risk quality. As the subject matter expert and champion for the category, he raised awareness of UBI, moving it to the forefront of Aviva’s ‘Change Insurance’ agenda, and secured a significant budget for product and business case development. Colin led the definition of the next-generation, wireless version of the UBI product and facilitated design of the systems architecture. He has been consulted by the RAND Corporation as a subject matter expert for two (US) Transportation Research Board studies on usage-based charging for transportation.

Colin has a comprehensive background in financial services. Working with The Dominion of Canada General Insurance Company, BMO Bank of Montreal, Harris Bank and Aviva Canada Inc., he has gained broad experience in operations consulting, product design and development, consumer research and analytics. He enhanced the value of a number of consumer banking products including BMO’s innovative Mosaik MasterCard retail credit card through new feature development and cost management, and by leveraging loyalty programs such as Air Miles. He has also acted as a key advisor to pricemyride.ca, the groundbreaking total cost of ownership automotive website. 

An insightful, strategic thinker, Colin holds an MBA in Marketing from York University’s Schulich School of Business.

Roosevelt Mosley Roosevelt Mosley
Principal & Consulting Actuary
Pinnacle Actuarial Resources Inc. Winning Hearts and Minds View Bio
Pinnacle Actuarial Resources Inc.

Roosevelt Mosley is a Principal and Consulting Actuary with Pinnacle Actuarial Resources, Inc. and has over 20 years of property and casualty actuarial experience. His skill set includes predictive analytics applications, ratemaking, advanced statistical modeling techniques, claims analytics, developing vehicle classification systems, insurance legislation pricing and analysis, rate filing development, regulatory compliance, litigation support and financial modeling. Roosevelt is a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society (FCAS) and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries (MAAA). He serves as the Vice President of Marketing and Communications for the CAS and as a member of the Strategic Planning Committee. In addition, he serves on the American Academy of Actuaries (AAA) Auto Issues Committee. He has also served as a member of the Board of Directors of the CAS, the Board of Directors of the International Association of Black Actuaries, and both the CAS and AAA Governance Task Forces

Fred Myatt Fred Myatt
AVP – Commercial Auto Segment Director
Zurich Services Corporation
IMPROVE DRIVING AND REDUCE RISK: INSURANCE TELEMATICS FOR COMMERCIAL LINES View Bio
Zurich Services Corporation

Fred has more than 25 years in industry, consulting and insurance working with companies of all sizes to lessen both the incidence and impact of accidents/injuries. Fred serves as both the Commercial Auto Segment Director for Zurich North America and the head of the global technical center for Motor Fleet within Zurich. In these capacities, he focuses on emerging risks/technologies and strategies to mitigate risk for Zurich’s customers.
Fred holds both a Bachelor of Science in Occupational Safety from Illinois State University and a Masters of Business Administration from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill. During his career, he has also earned the Certified Safety Professional; Certified Industrial Hygienist and the Associate of Risk Management designations.

Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich) is a leading multi-line insurer that serves its customers in global and local markets. With more than 55,000 employees, it provides a wide range of general insurance and life insurance products and services. Zurich’s customers include individuals, small businesses, and mid-sized and large companies, including multinational corporations, in more than 170 countries. The Group is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, where it was founded in 1872. Further information about Zurich is available at www.zurich.com .

In North America, Zurich is a leading commercial property-casualty insurance provider serving the global corporate, large corporate, middle market, specialties and programs sectors. For more information about the products and services it offers and people Zurich employs around the world go to http://www.zurichna.com . 2012 marked Zurich's 100 year anniversary of insuring America and the success of its customers, shareholders and employees.
Guy Parent Guy Parent
Executive Director
Regroupement des cabinets de courtage d’assurance du Québec

STICK TO THE FUNDAMENTALS OF INSURANCE WITH UBI View Bio
Regroupement des cabinets de courtage d’assurance du Québec
Speaker bio coming soon.
Patrick Vice Patrick Vice
Partner
Insurance Canada.ca The Device of ChoiceView Bio
Insurance Canada.ca
Speaker bio coming soon.
Coming Soon Scott Cober
National Transportation Practice Leader
Marsh Canada Limited IMPROVE DRIVING AND REDUCE RISK: INSURANCE TELEMATICS FOR COMMERCIAL LINES View Bio
Marsh Canada Limited
Scott Cober is the National Transportation Practice Leader with Marsh Canada Limited.  In this role, he is responsible for coordinating the delivery of all Marsh Canada resources to the Marsh transportation brokers across Canada, developing marketplace strategies, and crafting solutions for unusual business and insurance risks.

He is currently managing several Transportation accounts, which range from 25 to 500 power units. The accounts are diverse from TL / LTL, bulk, container, and drayage and vary from both traditional and alternative risk management programs, including captives and rent-a-captives, loss portfolio transfers, finite risk programs, and integrated risk programs.
Robin Harbage Robin Harbage
Director
Towers Watson The Device of Choice. View Bio
Towers Watson

Robin Harbage has more than 30 years of experience in the property & casualty insurance industry. Before joining Towers Watson, Robin was a senior consultant for EMB. He also served over 20 years at Progressive Insurance in various roles including Vice President and Corporate Actuary, Product Manager for Personal Auto, and General Manager with responsibilities for pricing, product development, marketing, claims, underwriting, regulatory affairs, and business strategy.

Gerry Lee Gerry Lee
Partner
QA Consultants
Presentation Title TBC View Bio
QA Consultants
Gerry Lee is a Partner at QA Consultants. He has more than 30 years experience in senior management positions within the Life and Property and Casualty insurance industry as well as consulting in insurance business analytics. Gerry’s most recent role as a Vice President at Aviva, Finance Projects and Business Information Services, had him responsible for Business Intelligence and he held that role since 2000. Gerry has practical experience with financial and business analytics. His strong knowledge in business, IT and project and risk management skills has allowed him to successfully deliver large initiatives meeting business objectives. Gerry is currently responsible for overseeing the insurance vertical and working closely with QAC's clients for their quality assurance initiatives and ensuring that these companies are deploying error free software implementations. Gerry is a Certified Professional Accountant and a Certified General Accountant.
Kevin Henderson Kevin Henderson
CEO
Indenseo IMPROVE DRIVING AND REDUCE RISK: INSURANCE TELEMATICS FOR COMMERCIAL LINES View Bio
Indenseo

Kevin Henderson has extensive experience in software, data, business information and web services.
Kevin Henderson is the CEO and Founder of Indenseo, a stealth mode startup.
He was the General Manager of Data Services at Trimble.  He was responsible for creating products and services from Trimble data used for predictive analytics and to increase fleet efficiency and safety.  In that capacity he lead Trimble’s insurance telematics strategy.

Previous positions include head of business development at Eyematics Interfaces, head of technology and content licensing at Infoseek and co-founder of WebTrack and Market Arts WebFacts.  Both were data companies pioneering in measuring advertising activity on the internet.
Nino Tarantino Nino Tarantino
CEO
Octo North America HAPPY PROFITABLE CUSTOMERS FOR LIFE View Bio
Octo North America

With more than two decades of experience in the global telecommunications industry, Nino Tarantino has extensive experience building start-ups and developing strategic business operations worldwide. As CEO of Acotel USA Nino launched the first premium SMS and MMS (including the 2004 Olympics coverage) in North America and built the mobile premium content service under the brand name Flycell. Prior to Acotel, Nino served as Vice President of Business Development for Anoto/Ericsson where he developed the US market for the company's revolutionary digital communication technology.

Before joining Anoto, Nino led the global business development effort for Iridium/Motorola establishing partnerships with wireless operators and resellers in 42 countries. Prior still, Nino held several senior product and business development positions within Telecom Italia Group programs in Europe. Nino earned his Master of Science degree in Telecommunications Engineering from the University of Rome 'La Sapienza', Italy.
Jeff Pearce Jeff Pearce
Editor
CI Top Broker A Win-Win Situation for Insurers and Brokers! View Bio
CI Top Broker

Jeff Pearce has worked as an editor and writer for several major broadcasters and magazine publishers. He edited a group of financial journals in the City of London, and he currently runs Canadian Insurance Top Broker and its sister publication, Corporate Risk Canada. As well, he is the author of several books on history and current affairs, as well as ten novels.

Coming Soon Tammy Chen
Consultant
Towers Watson Data makes the (UBI) world go round View Bio
Towers Watson

Tammy Chen has more than 10 years of product management experience in all aspects of product management including developing and launching new products, maximizing profitability of an existing product, overseeing operations, and leading marketing and sales efforts. Tammy’s experience expands across multiple industries including consumer products, financial services and personal auto insurance. 

Prior to joining Towers Watson in 2012, Tammy was a product manager at AAA where she worked on telematics technology initiatives and usage-based insurance development since 2006.
Barrie Kirk Barrie Kirk
Executive Director
Canadian Automated Vehicles Centre of Excellence
THE CONNECTED CAR DRIVES UBI INTO PROFITABILITY View Bio
Canadian Automated Vehicles Centre of Excellence
CAVCOE is dedicated to helping public and private sector stakeholders prepare for the arrival of automated vehicles. Barrie has worked in the technology industries in Canada, the U.K., and the U.S., including senior management positions at Ottawa-area companies. He has been a consultant since 1982; his projects over the last few years have focused on autonomous vehicles, connected vehicles, automotive infotainment, traveller information services, real-time traffic information, and vehicle use surveys.
Jonathan Hewett Jonathan Hewett
Group CMO
Octo Telematics Telematics: The Golden Gate Between The Insurer and the Insured View Bio
Octo Telematics
Speaker bio coming soon.

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