Wednesday 12, April 2017 by William Mullally

World Takaful Conference kicks off second day with insurtech focus

Speakers from across the technology space are set to interact with Takaful's leading players throughout the event. 

The World Takaful Conference (WTC) successfully kicked off day two of its two day conference on 12  April at the Dusit Thani Hotel, Dubai. The second day of the conference will take shape in the form of a dedicated platform called InsurTech Integrated that will focus on the impact of disruptive technologies on the insurance industry. In

InsurTech Integrated is the brainchild of the World Takaful Conference aimed at highlighting the importance of developing digital proficiency amongst insurance operators to maintain competitiveness.

"The inaugural edition of InsurTech Integrated will be a one-day dedicated stream focused on the impact of disruptive technologies on the insurance industry. The stream aims to highlight the importance of developing digital proficiency amongst insurance operators in the light of stiff competition by facilitating thought-provoking discussions, producing quality research and generating actionable insights," said a statement from Middle East Global Advisors. "InsurTech Integrated aims to reinvent the way forward for insurance operators by fostering an environment for innovation, and in turn facilitating greater customer value through the application of digital technologies.

Speakers from across the technology space are set to interact with Takaful's leading players throughout the event.

WTC is the leading global forum for Takaful and has played an instrumental role in the development of the industry for more than a decade by facilitating thought-provoking discussions, producing quality research and generating actionable insights.

WTC serves as a platform to facilitate idea-sharing among industry leaders gathered from diverse parts of the world ranging from key markets for Takaful such as the GCC and South East Asia to emerging markets such as Africa and Europe.

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