InsureTek is the leading global forum in the MENA landscape - facilitating thought-provoking discussions, producing quality research and generating actionable insights.

Organized by Biz Events Management, it will be a One Day Conference followed by the highly anticipated evening of Golden Shield Excellence Awards 2018 – conferred upon the best in the business.

InsureTek serves as a platform to facilitate idea-sharing among industry leaders gathered from diverse parts of the world ranging from key markets such as the GCC and South East Asia to emerging markets such as Africa and Europe. InsureTek 2018 will take place on the 7th November at the Grand Excelsior Hotel, Dubai.

Join us for an unparalleled experience to enhance your knowledge, network with peers and leverage on the industry best practices for business excellence.

Conference Agenda

The event shall comprise of the following two segments:

  • InsureTek Conference on the advancements in the Insurance sector in MENA.
    Timing: 09:00 AM – 03:00 PM
  • Golden Shield Excellence Awards 2018
    Timing: 03:00 PM – 05:00 PM



Topics for conference

  • Digital Disruption in the Insurance Sector: Pros & Cons
  • Staying Compliant while Innovating
  • The added-value role of insurance regulations
  • New age of Insurance: the challenges and opportunities ahead
  • MENA Reinsurance Outlook
  • Optimizing Underwriting & claims management
  • Broker‘s perspective – changing roles during testing times
  • The Reciprocal effect of International Sanctions on Marine business & Reinsurance Treaties
  • Data Science and Predictive Analytics in the Insurance Sector
  • Developing efficient Reinsurance models and partnerships
  • Growth and expansion of Takaful
  • Bancassurance - The recipe for success
  • Realizing Value: Organizational Readiness in the ever changing environment for Insurance
  • Gaining Competitive Advantage: Innovate or perish
  • Pricing wars - upbeat with competition
  • Customer is King: Adopting a customer centric approach for your business
  • Bridging the gap between Start-ups and Insurers
  • Adopting Insurance Middle Office to accelerate Transition to Digital Era
  • Enhancing Customer Engagement in the social media Era
  • The journey of Takaful: What the future beholds?
  • The art of staying abreast with regulation.
  • Bridging the technology gap in the Middle East Insurance market
  • Creating That Digital Relationship with Consumers

Golden Shield Excellence Awards 2018

Golden Shield Excellence Awards 2018 is to celebrate the remarkable and noteworthy contributions of the veterans to the insurance industry. A proud symbol of celebration and recognition, to be conducted in concurrence with InsureTek International Conference on 7th Nov, 2018. Connecting millions of viewers across the world, the event shall be telecasted LIVE.

Find out more about this year’s awards categories which are open for brokers, insurers, TPAs, Loss Adjuster’s, service providers, law firms and technology partners.

Award Categories

  • General Insurance Company of the Year
  • Reinsurer of the Year
  • TPA of the Year
  • Takaful Company of the Year
  • Educational & Training Initiative of the Year
  • Broker of the Year
  • Loss Adjustment Firm of the Year
  • Corporate Social Responsibility Award
  • Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Insurance Law Firm of the Year
  • Health Insurance Company of the Year
  • Life Insurance Company of the Year
  • Marine Insurance Company of the Year
  • Aviation Insurance Company of the Year
  • Motor Insurance Company of the Year
  • Personal lines Insurance Company of the Year
  • Energy Insurance Company of the Year
  • Women Professional Excellence in P&I Claims Management
  • Liability Insurance Company of the Year
  • Leading Claims Manager of the Year

Rules & Regulations

Nomination entries are free of charge.

All entries will be acknowledged. If no acknowledgment is received within seven days of submission, please mail us at insuretekawards@biztvevents.com

Entrants will also be notified by email if they are shortlisted.

The judges shall have sole and absolute discretion in determining whether or not an application meets the requirements of or is in accordance with these rules and regulations.

Biz Events Management reserves all rights to exclude any nomination that is improperly submitted or arrives after the deadline. Thereafter, all decisions on the eligibility of candidates will be made by the panel.

The dress code for the Award Night is formal/National Dress.

The entry for the Award Evening will be strictly on Invitation basis as the seats will be limited.

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Contact Us

MAIN OFFICE : Biz Events Management
P O Box : 94354 Dubai, UAE

Events Team:

Anub Balachandran – +971 56 620 5879

Ashish Gaba – +971 56 688 2257

Syed Soban – +971 56 609 5786

Email : eventmanager@ariesgroupglobal.com

BRANCH OFFICE : Biz Events Management

P O Box : 24496 Tower 400, 20th Floor

Sharjah, UAE Sharjah, UAE

Phone : +971 6 5503300