Future Profession. Future You.
22 September 2023
The Auditorium, The Willis Building, London
Over 6 CPD hours available
Future Profession. Future You.
Unlock your full potential with our guidance. Whether you’re taking your first steps in risk management or an industry veteran looking for a change, we offer a comprehensive range of resources and guidance to help you take your career to the next level.
The future-fit professional
In the face of a rapidly changing world, staying ahead of the curve is essential. Learn how to adapt and excel with our wide range of workshops and training sessions designed to arm you with the tools needed to be a future-ready professional.
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Believing in the power of diverse minds, we are committed to fostering an inclusive environment. Explore thought-provoking discussions, engage with diverse perspectives and learn how we can collectively make our profession more inclusive and equitable.
In the high-stakes field of risk management, resilience is a key quality for success. Discover strategies and techniques to build your mental, emotional and physical resilience, enabling you to thrive even under challenging circumstances.
Immerse yourself in the cutting edge of risk management with our focus on innovation. Learn about the latest technologies, strategies, and theories that are transforming the way we approach and understand risk, and how you can implement them in your own practice.
Arrival, Registration and Networking
Tea & coffee served on the Mezzanine
Opening and Welcome
Introduction to the fastTrack Forum
Future of the Profession 2023
Discover the latest trends outlined in the 2023 Profession of the Future Report from Airmic and wtw including diversity, ESG, the nature of the risk profession, job structure, and leadership.
Opening Keynote: The Future is Now. The Future is AI
AI is here. Join Dr Daniel Hulme as he provides a radically new framework for how people should think about AI, discussing how organisations can practically adopt these technologies, avoid being seduced by the hype, and use AI to unlock the creative capacity of their workforce. Daniel will suggest that it’s within the gift of enterprise to make a better future for everyone.
Building sustainable business for a better future
Hear from sustainability experts as they discuss how adopting a philanthropic sustainable business approach can impact society for the better, as they explore the numerous positive implications for talent retention, employee engagement, profitability and wider reputational risk management.
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Embracing Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DE&I)
An expert panel will explore the latest thinking on DE&I and how the risk and insurance professions can embrace it more, leading to multiple benefits for talent retention and management.
The benefits of Airmic membership
Hear from Olabisi Porteous, Membership Manager at Airmic as she delves into the many benefits of being an Airmic member.
Lunch & Networking
The future role of AI (technology) in risk and insurance
This session will examine the latest thinking and developments in Artificial Intelligence and wider technological advancements, and their likely impact on the risk and insurance industry, including its impact on the nature of work, workforce and workplace.
Seizing the exciting opportunities risk and insurance can offer
The panel will explore the breadth of exciting risk and insurance roles and careers that maximise new and innovative ways of doing business, and the opportunities this presents the risk and insurance professional.
Move to Floor 14 for afternoon Lab sessions
Lab 1 – Building your brand : Progressing your career with professional qualifications
Once qualified, the risk and insurance professional faces many options to add to their continuing professional development including further qualifications. Hear from key qualifications providers about some of the qualifications they provide and what’s involved.
Lab 2 – Developing competence : Using data and analytics to improve risk management
A workshop taking a deep dive into how data and analytics can improve risk management practice, approach and philosophy.
Lab 3 – Growing resilience : Developing a positive mindset
Join this lab to explore how by developing a positive mindset, your confidence, credibility and personal brand can be strengthened.
Break and Academy Room Refresh
Lab 4 – Building your brand : Improving your social media profile
The power of social media is self-evident. Learn the key tools to developing your social media presence and improve your credibility and profile amongst peers and within the industry.
Lab 5 – Developing competence : What next for cyber risk and insurance?
Cyber risk is not going away. Develop your understanding of cyber risk and insurance by exploring the latest developments in cyber in this interactive workshop.
Lab 6 – Growing resilience : Promoting your mental health
Discover the importance of strong mental health, what can compromise it, and the tools and resources at your disposal to protect it, in this interactive workshop.
Move to Auditorium for Closing Keynote
Closing Keynote: Building Leaders of the Future
Join Emma Wiggs MBE, double Paralympic and ten-time World Paracanoe Champion as she shares her journey and the obstacles she has overcome to become a globally successful elite athlete. Emma will explore the key ingredients for consistent high performance as well as the key traits required of future leaders and how those characteristics might be developed.
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