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Summit Agenda

Witness a day of unparalleled exploration at the intersection of insurance, technology, and generative AI.

From Google’s visionary keynote to riveting panel discussions, captivating pitches, and rewarding networking, this event is a dynamic journey through the transformative landscape of insurtech.

Join us as we redefine the possibilities, connect with industry leaders, and chart the course for a smarter, more connected insurance world.

15.30:16.00 - Door opening & registration

Door opening & registration

16.00:16.15 - Opening remarks by Silvia Signoretti

Opening remarks by SIH Co-founder and President, Silvia Signoretti

Summit Chair
Silvia Signoretti

President of Swiss InsurTech Hub
Head of Functional Change at Zurich Insurance Company

Summit Moderator
German Ramirez

Co-Founder & Chief Relevance Officer
The Relevance House AG

16.15:16.40 - Keynote Google

Google will deliver a groundbreaking keynote speech on the transformative power of generative AI in the insurance industry, offering invaluable insights into the future of insurance innovation.

Andrew D. Vieyra

Field CTO / Industry Lead for Financial Services & Insurance, Google

Tobias Kaymak

Customer Engineer, Google Cloud

16.40:17.30 - Panel

Insurance transformed: where potential meets value

Dive deep into the evolving landscape of the insurance industry and explore how cutting-edge technology is reshaping insurtechs and traditional insurers alike. Our esteemed panel of experts will dissect the broader impact of generative AI, data analytics, and investments on insurance, offering valuable insights into the strategies and innovations driving the industry forward.

Roberta Profeta

Associate Principal, ELCA Advisory

Stefan Schuermann

Head of Corporate Development and M&A, Vaudoise

Sebastian Ahrens

Lead of the AI Center of Excellence, PwC Switzerland

Sabine VanderLinden

Co-founder and Managing Partner Alchemy Crew

Digital Assets
Laurent Henderickx

Digital Assets Practice Leader, AON

Startups lifecycle
Michael Dritsas

CEO Vlot

17.50:19:00 - Pitching

Our pitching competition is divided into multiple themes, each addressing a key aspect of the insurance industry’s future. Expert introductions will set the stage for passionate insurtechs to showcase their groundbreaking ideas.


Innovation on climate resilience: how to make a tangible difference?

Silvia Savini

Global Executive in Banking and Insurance
Co-Founder and Past President SIH

Gerrit Sindermann

Deputy Executive Director, Green Digital Finance Alliance

Christoph Baumann

Envoy for Sustainable Finance, Swiss State Secretariat for International Finance

Corina Gruenenfelder

Lead Sustainable Finance Consulting EY


Health insurance innovation: successful models and future perspectives

Digital Health
Paolo Meciani

Founder BIME Consulting

Digital Health
Morgan Schaeffer

Partner for Insurance Transformation, Deloitte Switzerland

Digital Health
Carl Christensen

Head L&H global platform & data solutions, SwissRe

Embedded Insurance

Embedded Insurance in digital age

Embedded Insurance
Sharanjit Kaur

Vice president of Swiss Insurtech Hub

Embedded Insurance
Roger Schueber

Head of Customers B2C,
House of Insurtech (HITS) Switzerland

Embedded Insurance
John Carolin

Partner, UWX

19.00:19.30 - Awards

We’re thrilled to honour the most innovative insurtechs that are revolutionizing the insurance landscape. As a special treat, our sponsors will reward winners through innovation workshops and coaching, offering valuable insights and expertise to further empower these outstanding insurtechs. It’s a moment you won’t want to miss!

Massimo Michaud

CEO Kinetika & Business Advisor

19.30:21.30 - Networking Apero

As the day’s enlightening discussions and pitches conclude, join us for a delightful networking apero. This is your opportunity to relax, mingle, and engage with fellow industry enthusiasts, insurtech trailblazers, and experts.

Swiss Insurtech Hub Awards - Judging Criteria

  • You must be Premium Member to apply to the Swiss InsurTech Hub Award
  • Start-up company profile (founding date, number of founders, stage of development, funding and investor type, strategic partners) 
  • Relevance to insurance (key benefits and impact of the solution/product/service to the insurance market) 
  • Relevance to the Swiss market (importance of the proposition offered for CH market) 
  • Relevance of the solution (business and revenue model, distinctiveness of the solution in the market)
  • Real Benefits provided (target market/customers and expected value delivered) 
  • Size of Adressable market (current market share and ambition to grow internationally) 
  • Momentum and proof of activity (proposition/solution and clients served) 
  • Competitive edge (current competitors, your strengths and area of improvement) 
  • Future perspective (solution/product/service roadmap, growth strategy) 
  • Team expertise and characteristics (size, tenure, key expertise, external advisors)  
  • Financials and data (revenue model, key financial metrics) 
  • Award application (key elements/dimensions that would make you win the award)

Swiss Insurtech Hub Awards - Jury 2023

President of the Jury
Roger Peverelli
Co-Founder ITC DIA Europe
Raphael Schmid
Chief Specialty Officer
Katharina Hesse
Sr Client Partner FS DACH
Korn Ferry
Tim Gisin
Head of Innovation Personal Lines
Zurich Switzerland
Fabienne Wikler
Sr Program Manager Deloitte
Gregor Kaelin
Head of Financial Services Google Cloud CH
Florian Schreiber
IFZ Insurance Lead Hochschule Luzern
Stefan Schürmann
Corporate Development Vaudoise Assurance



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