About the Event

The second Maritime Knowledge Shipping Session for 2019 (MKSS 39) focused on the topic of “Updates from International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) Toronto Conference 2019”.

Invited speakers include:
• Mr Paul Collier, Senior Associate, Clyde & Co Clasis Singapore
• Mr Rama Chandran, Head of Marine – Singapore & Head of Hull & Marine Liability – Asia, QBE Insurance (Singapore) Pte Ltd, Chairman of IUMI Ocean Hull Committee and Member of GIA Marine Insurance Committee
• Mr Paul Hackett, Head of Marine, Energy & Engineering, Asia Pacific & MENA, Canopius Asia Pte Ltd, IUMI Facts and Figures Committee and GIA Marine Insurance Committee Member
• Mr Nick White, Senior Consultant, London Offshore Consultants Pte Ltd and GIA Marine Insurance Committee Member

The speakers shared insights gathered at the IUMI Toronto Conference 2019. The first speaker, Mr Collier shared updates on cargo, followed by Mr Chandran, who provided updates on ocean hull. Next, Mr Hackett shared more on facts and figures. Finally, Mr White discussed about losses on Yachts and Superyachts. The panel discussion involved all the invited speakers and Mr Simon Stonehouse, Head of Marine, Asia Capital Reinsurance, Convenor of GIA Marine Insurance Committee and Member of IUMI Salvage Forum, as the moderator.

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6 Nov 2019, Friday
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Big Picture Theatre
Capital Tower, Level 9
168 Robinson Road
Singapore 068912


Private event, registration required


About the Organizer

General Insurance Association of Singapore (GIA)

Established in 1966, the General Insurance Association of Singapore (GIA) seeks to promote development of the general insurance sector and constantly works to make all aspects of general insurance easier and more effective for consumers, agents and insurers based in Singapore.

As a trade association, GIA is actively involved in the business community, representing the interests of member companies, and assists in identifying emerging trends and responds to issues affecting the industry.

General Insurance Association of Singapore (GIA)

The Singapore Maritime Foundation (SMF) was established on 27 January 2004 to facilitate dialogue and cooperation among maritime stakeholders from the public and private sectors. As the bridge between the public and private sectors, SMF aims to provide the industry with a clear and representative voice, and spearhead projects to boost its development.

SMF also organises and participates in a host of maritime events to strengthen the Maritime Singapore brand. To date, SMF has significantly benefitted from strong support from all sectors of the industry which has enabled the organisation to reach out directly to the community for new areas of work to improve the current maritime ecosystem.