China Banking & Insurance Regulatory Commission Training Session Program


Insurance Regulation in the United States training session for representatives of the China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission (CBIRC).


Schedule of Events

Monday, July 9

9:00 am  Welcome Dean Timothy Fisher

9:15 am   Introduction, Insurance Regulation in the U.S. - Professor Peter Kochenburger

10:15 am  Financial & Solvency Regulation - William Goddard: Day Pitney Scott Fischer: Morgan Lewis

11:00 am  Break

11:15 am  Financial & Solvency Regulation (continued)

12:00 pm Lunch - Starr Reading Room

1:00 pm   Market Conduct Regulation - Patrick Salve, Adjunct Professor

2:00 pm  Insurance Finance - Peter Austin, Travelers, Adjunct Prof., Lynne Grinsell, Zurich, Adjunct Prof Kathryn Belfi, CT Insurance Dept.

3:00 pm  Break

3:15 pm    Regulation of Life Insurance, Annuities & Disability Income Insurance - Walter C. Welsh, Adjunct Professor

4:30 pm  Welcome Reception Dean Timothy Fisher Susan Winkler,  IFS ZHAO Yulong, CBIRC - YU Hong, counselor: P.R.C. China embassy to the USA, Woody Bradford: Conning


Tuesday, July 10

9:00 am  Follow-up questions from Monday

9:15 am   Insolvency Regulation - Hal Horwich, Benjamin Cordiano, Scott Fischer, Morgan Lewis

10:45 am  Break

11:00 am  Insurance and Risk in the Construction Industry - Dean Timothy Fisher

12:00 pm Lunch - Starr Reading Room

1:00 pm   Regulation of Health Insurance - Charles Klippel, Aetna Associate General Counsel 

2:00 pm  Regulation of Insurance Intermediaries - Professor Jeffrey Thomas, University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law

3:00 pm  Break

3:15 pm   Big Data, Insurance and Consumer Protection - Sonja Larkin-Thorne, Consumer Advocate

4:15 pm  Cybersecurity Regulation for Insurers - Katharine Wade, Connecticut Insurance Commissioner

5:15 pm    Wrap-up,  Presentation of Certificates, Ice Cream Reception

6:30 pm   Cocktails and Dinner Hosted by Morgan Lewis - Wadsworth Atheneum