IBA Annual Conference Miami 2022

30 Oct - 4 Nov 2022

Room 232, Level 2

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SUSTAINABILITY FOCUS Catastrophes, climate change and insurance industry implications

Thursday 3 November (1430 - 1545)

Room 232, Level 2
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Insurance Committee (Lead)


SustainabilityFocusRecent years have seen a record number of severe hurricanes and cyclones, firestorms, and other catastrophic events tied to climate change. This session will gather leading insurance professionals to discuss the implications of climate change and increasing catastrophes on insurance industry.

SUSTAINABILITY FOCUS sessions marked as such are part of the IBA Annual Conference 2022 sustainability focus on Tuesday and Thursday, grouping sessions discussing different aspects of ESG and sustainability across the different legal fields.

Session / Workshop Chair(s)

Sheila Shen Holland & Knight, New York, New York, USA; Newsletter Editor, Insurance Committee
William D Torchiana Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, Paris, France


David Edsey Zurich North America , Schaumburg, Illinois, USA
Jonathan Gale AXA XL, Hamilton, Bermuda
Jim Harrington Aon Commercial Risk Solutions , Wellesley, Massachusetts, USA
Timothy Nielander GP3 Institute, Other City, California, USA