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13th Annual Health Insurance

23 – 25 April 2019, One Farrer Hotel, Singapore

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overview

As the healthcare sector expands, the consumer of today is more informed, has access to more data, and is spoilt for choice. Opportunities though are being created for the entire ecosystem. The time is ripe for health insurers to capitalize on a growing market through product innovation, redefining customer engagement, adopting digitalisation and collaborating with providers, payers and insurtech to redefine business models.

Insurers are in pole position to add value through new and customised products, improved accessibility and innovative pricing and claims management through emerging predictive analytics. Innovation, digitalisation and customer centricity are the new mantra. Hear about it all at the 13th Health Insurance Summit, which will bring to the table C suite speakers from the region to share strategies, use cases, and the outlook.

Key highlights

  • Pricing and Product innovation models for the Asian market
  • Provider competition and strategies for customer retention
  • Growth markets and strategies to capitalize on them
  • Regional update on health insurance market, policy gaps and opportunities
  • Updates from the Philippines Universal Healthcare Bill
  • Integrated Shield Plans in Singapore – How payers, health insurers, pharma companies and government agencies are adjusting
  • The trajectory for premiums, and influencing factors
  • Digital transformation – what’s in store?
  • The integration of wearables and insurance
  • Investigating applications of blockchain in health insurance
  • Robotic Process Automation and AI in business operations
  • Healthcare APIs impact in data flow between providers, patients and insurers
  • Managing risk and fraud though predictive analytics
  • Collaborating with InsurTech firms for innovation

Part of

6th Annual Asia Healthcare Week 2019 »

Co located events

agenda

8:00 am

Main Conference Registration and Morning Coffee

9:00 am

Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

5TH ANNUAL ASIA HEALTHCARE WEEK 2019 JOINT OPENING PLENARY SESSIONS (HEALTHCARE HRCONNECT, DIGITALISATION IN HEALTHCARE, HEALTHCARE FACILITIES, HEALTHCARE INSURANCE AND HEALTHCARE INVESTMENT AND PARTNERING)

9:10 am

Visionary Address Healthcare Quality and Accessibility for All – The Trends That Will Enable This Goal

Dr Ogan Gurel, Chief Scientific Officer, FRT Field Robot Technology, Visiting Teaching Professor, DGIST (Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science & Technology), Korea

10:30 am

Morning Networking & Refreshment Break

13TH HEALTH INSURANCE CONFERENCE COMMENCES

THE ASIAN MARKET

11:00 am

Chairman’s Opening Remarks

Dr Amitabh Deka, Head of Wellbeing, South Asia and Aon Care, Aon Singapore

11:10 am

  • Global and Asia healthcare markets’ overview and outlook
  • Health policy and complex regulations
  • Investing in exponential technologies to reduce cost, increase access and improve care
  • Healthcare investments and changing insurance market landscapes

11:40 am

  • Growth opportunities for private health insurance companies
  • Global Private health-insurance revenues projection
  • Healthcare trends in emerging markets
  • Working with changing business models in APAC
  • Digital insurance and market access

12:15 pm

  • Health protection gaps in Asia – out of pocket payment rate comparison on medical expense
  • Government policies to stimulate the development and growth of the health insurance
  • Financial literacy, exploit new technologies and innovate new coverages and distribution methods
  • Integrated Shield Plans in Singapore – How payers, health insurers, pharma companies and government agencies are adjusting

1:00 pm

Networking Lunch

PATIENT-CENTRICITY CONVERGENCE

2:00 pm

Integrated Shield Plan: Past, Present and Future

Alvin Fu, Chief Corporate Solution Officer, AIA, Singapore

2:30 pm

Blockchain in Insurance: Medical Claims and other Use Cases

Mark Wales, CEO and Co-Founder, Galileo Platforms

3:00 pm

  • The shift to value-based payment and reimbursement
  • Patients and the revenue cycle
  • Insurers as healthcare providers
  • Rethinking business models for patients
  • Automation in claims – where are we at now?

3:30 pm

Afternoon Networking & Refreshment Break

REGIONAL GOVERNMENTS UPDATES

4:00 pm

  • Expat Health Insurance in Thailand
  • Thailand Medical Tourism Policy & Communication Strategy
  • Public Private Partnership Development in Thailand Medical Tourism
  • Health Insurance Innovation for Medical Tourist in Thailand

4:30 pm

  • Long-term sustainability healthcare program and investment plans – How does this affect insurance market?
  • How to deliver Universal healthcare system with high-quality care at affordable costs
  • Driving up health cost, Medical resources usage, and challenges in balancing costs and patient care
  • Enhancing healthcare Funding: private health insurance products

5:00 pm

  • Singapore government to MediShield and sustainable coverage
  • Managing raising claim costs and rethinking integrated solutions
  • How can reinsurers plan the role in proving affordable and universal coverage package?

5:30 pm

Chairperson’s Summary & End of Main Conference Day One

8:30 am

Morning Coffee

8:50 am

Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

Akiko Taguchi, Head of Open Innovation, MetLife Innovation Centre, Singapore

PRICING AND PRODUCT INNOVATION

9:00 am

  • Marketing strategies in new product launch
  • Increasing consumer purchase intention of product innovation
  • Pricing and advertising strategies for consumer decision behavior

9:30 am

  • Asia’s first AI-driven population health platform
  • Transforming traditional insurance agency to innovation insurtech firm
  • Reducing cost on routine work and refocus full-time employees on more creative tasks
  • Internal workflow automation with machine learning

10:00 am

  • How far can insurer go with the personalization of insurance products?
  • Should insurers cover all the latest medical technological advances?
  • Designing products that can be sustainable in the face of an increasing burden of chronic disease

10:30 am

Morning Networking & Refreshment Break

GROWTH MARKETS AND COLLABORATION

11:00 am

Thailand: Global Health Insurers perspective on improving Employee Health and Benefits in Thailand

Julian Mengual, CEO of Southeast Asia and Regional Health Solutions, Cigna, Thailand

  • Identifying strong commercial gaps – matching products and pricing
  • Business expansion, regulation and opportunities for reinsurers, brokers and underwriters
  • 2019 case of: New health insurance coverage policy on elderly market

11:30 am

India: Health Insurance in India Current Status & Growing Opportunities

Dr. Prakash Subbarayan, Chief Operating officer, Star Health Insurance Company, India

Myanmar: Recent Regulatory Reform for Foreign Insurers to Operate and Collaborate

12:00 pm

Philippines: The Universal Health Care (UHC) Bill and Health Insurance Market Considerations on Costs, Premium, and Reimbursement

Nerissa Santiago, Senior Vice President and Chief Actuary, PhilHealth, Philippines

Malaysia: Update on Government B40 Health Insurance Plan for Critical Illnesses

INSURTECH TRANSFORMATION

12:30 pm

  • Transforming health insurance towards Industry 4.0
  • Tech trends and investments
  • The integration of wearables and insurance
  • Investigating applications of blockchain in health insurance
  • Robotic Process Automation and AI in business operations
  • Healthcare APIs impact in data flow between providers, patients and insurers
  • Managing risk and fraud though predictive analytics

1:00 pm

Networking Lunch

2:00 pm

Health Insurance Market Updates and Opportunities in the West – Market Size and Insurance Demand in Gujarat, Maharashtra and Goa

Nikhil Apte, Chief Product Officer, Product Factory-Health Insurance, Royal Sundaram General Insurance, India

2:30 pm

Claims Management and Fraud Detection Through Predictive Analytics

Simon Johnson, Head of Claims QBE Asia Pacific, Singapore

3:00 pm

  • Understanding patients perspectives: Healthcare costs, premium, payers and demand for greater access to data on both quality and cost
  • Pricing and economics transparency for patient’s decision making
  • Data-driven strategies to demonstrate value in the engagement and support of both the provider and the patient
  • M&As and payer-provider partnerships in Asia and where is the market headed?
  • Motivations for insurer and healthcare provider adopting value-based changes

3:30 pm

Afternoon Networking & Refreshment Break

ASIA HEALTHCARE WEEK CLOSING PLENARY

5:00 pm

Chairperson’s Summary & End of Main Conference Day One

2:00 pm

Opportunity to tour and learn

  • Senior Care Centre: day care
  • Wards and thematic day spaces: residential nursing home
  • Heritage Gallery: KWSH 108 years legacy
  • Community Building: Community – Hub where KWSH partners are located

4:30 pm

End of Site Tour

pricing

Packages Price
2 Day ConferenceSGD $3395Early Bird
2 Day Conference - Hospitals, Institutes & Government RatesSGD $2495Early Bird
Extras Price
Site Tour SGD $100

Early Bird Rate: Register & Pay by 28 February 2019

GROUP SAVINGS:
Register 2 Delegates and get 1 FREE PASS
Register 3 Delegates and get 2 FREE PASS
Register 5 Delegates and get 3 FREE PASS
(Group rate is based on normal rate of 2-day main conference package only)

For Group Registrations of more than 3 team members, please email info@ibcasia.com.sg or call +65 6508 2477

  • Multiple Bookings Discount pricing is applicable to groups of 3 or more delegates from the same organisation registering for the same event, at the same time.
  • Fee stated is the discounted price PER DELEGATE. Only one discount applies; either the early bird rate OR group rate.
  • All fees stated include luncheons, refreshments and complete set of documentation. It does not include the cost of accommodation and travel.
  • All delegates from Singapore-based companies are required to pay an additional 7% GST (SINGAPORE EVENTS ONLY)
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speakers

Dr Ogan Gurel

Chief Scientific Officer, FRT Field Robot Technology, Visiting Teaching Professor, DGIST (Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science & Technology), Korea

Abrar Mir

Managing Partner, Quadria Capital Investment Management Pte Ltd, Singapore

Datuk Dr. Noor Hisham bin Abdullah

Director-General of Health, Ministry of Health, Malaysia

Klaus Unger

Director of HR Technology, Mayo Clinic, USA

K Thanaletchimi

President, Healthcare Services Employees’ Union, Singapore

Dr Chee Chung Ow

Chief Executive Officer, Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital, Singapore

Alvin Fu

Chief Corporate Solution Officer, AIA, Singapore

Dr Amitabh Deka

Head of Wellbeing, South Asia and Aon Care, Aon Singapore

Fernand Lendoye

Managing Director, Aviva Ventures, Singapore

Krithika Kalyan

Chief Health Officer, AXA, Indonesia

Ngamnetr Eiamnakha

Senior Health Technical Officer & Researcher, Department of Health Service Support, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand

Mark Wales

CEO and Co-Founder, Galileo Platforms

Steven Conway

Regional Head of Health, APAC, Allianz SE, Singapore

Po-Chang Lee

Director of General, National Health Insurance Administration, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Taiwan

Irene Ng

General Manager, Gen Re, Life/Health Singapore

Akiko Taguchi

Head of Open Innovation, MetLife Innovation Centre, Singapore

Rosaline Chow Koo

Founder & CEO of CXA, Singapore

Laurent Pochat-Cottilloux

Global Head – Health Reinsurance Partnerships, AXA – Global Healthcare, Singapore

Julian Mengual

CEO of Southeast Asia and Regional Health Solutions, Cigna, Thailand

Dr. Prakash Subbarayan

Chief Operating officer, Star Health Insurance Company, India

Nerissa Santiago

Senior Vice President and Chief Actuary, PhilHealth, Philippines

Nikhil Apte

Chief Product Officer, Product Factory-Health Insurance, Royal Sundaram General Insurance, India

Simon Johnson

Head of Claims QBE Asia Pacific, Singapore

Lee Chenyin

Executive Director, DBS Bank, Singapore

Ho Whei Chern

Head of Communication, Farrer Park Hospital, Singapore

Ridwan Lembong

Hospital Director, OMNI Hospital, Indonesia

Vincent Quah

Regional Head – Education, Research, Healthcare & Not-For-Profit, Amazon Web Services, Singapore

when & where

23 - 25 Apr 2019

One Farrer Hotel
1 Farrer Park Station Road
Singapore 217562

Contact Person: Daniel Koh
DDI: (+65) 6705 7884
Fax: (+65) 6834 7892
Cell: (+65) 86870123
Email: danielkoh@onefarrer.com

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