Terrorism Insurance International Conference

Moscow, October 10, 2018

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Tverskaya, 3

Hosted by RATIP

The annual conference of the International Forum for Terrorism Risk (Re)Insurance Pools (IFTRIP) will be held in Russia for the first time. It will assemble more than 200 insurance industry professionals from around the world, representatives of authorities and supervisory bodies. The participants of the Conference will get to know the modern methods for insuring and reinsuring the terrorism and sabotage risks, as well as political violence and cyber risks. They will learn useful foreign experience in loss adjustment, study the international jurisprudence in the reinsurance sphere, and discover the recent trends and developments in the Russian and international insurance markets.


9:00 Registration of conference attendees


9:30 Introduction – Francois Vilnet, IFTRIP President / Alexander Gulchenko, RATIP Chairman   


10:00 The nature and level of the Terrorism threat

•Economic cost of terrorism – Professor Andrew Silke, Cranfield University

•Best practices of Russian security forces in terrorist attacks prevention


10:45 National terrorism schemes: adapting to a changing environment. Is returning to a normalised market any closer? – Christian Mumenthaler, Swiss Re

•Trends and market developments in terrorism risk insurance – James Stephens, JLT

•Cyber terrorism coverage and scenarios – Andrew Coburn, RMS

•Terrorism insurance white space (gaps) – Emma Karhan, AON


11:30 Coffee break


11:45 The optimum risk sharing model for terrorism – Paula Jarzabkowski, Cass Business School


12:15 Modelling techniques for terrorism insurance

•Terrorism and catastrophe risk modelling – Stephen Johnson, Cranfield University / Daniel Stander, RMS


13:00 Lunch


14:00 International experience in political violence risks reinsurance


14:30 Trends in Insurance Linked Securities and Reinsurance for Terrorism – Des Potter, Guy Carpenter


15:00 International jurisprudence in the reinsurance sphere


16:00 How do terrorism re/insurance pools ensure their continued relevance?

•The pools current status and challenges with new threats and emerging gaps – Wendy Peters, Willis

•The role of (re)insurers in Public Private Partnerships – Leigh Wolfrom, OECD

•How Public Private Partnerships can encourage risk mitigation by collaborating with public authorities – Rowan Douglas, IDF 


17:30 Closing speech


17:45 Cocktail Party for conference attendees


Heads of Terrorism risk (re)insurance pools of France, Great Britain, Germany, Spain, Australia, Denmark and Austria, representatives of insurance organizations of Russia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Republic of Belarus, risk-managers of Russian enterprises, representatives of the Central Bank of Russia, Ministry of Finance, Federal National Guard Troops Service, Ministry of Internal Affairs and the National Anti-terrorism Committee plan to address the Conference.

Agenda, speakers and timing to be confirmed



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The Ritz-Carlton Hotel 

Tverskaya street, bld 3, "Ballroom"

Accommodation and visa support







Registration fee for attending the conference: EUR 250

5% discount for second participant from the same company

10% discount for third participant from the same company

If you have any questions regarding attendance, participation, sponsorship or accommodation, please contact us:



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