TII hosted 2022 Insurance and Economic Development Forum
The “Insurance and Economic Development Forum 2022” was held on December 1, 2021 and hosted by the Taiwan Insurance Institute (TII) at the Chang Yung-Fa Foundation International Convention Center, Taipei. There were 232 participants attending the Forum including speakers and guests from the supervisory agency, the academia and the financial industry. Dr. Tien-Mu Huang, Chairperson of the Financial Supervisory Commission came to deliver a keynote speech on the policy direction of sustainable finance at the beginning of the Forum.
The Forum also included four brilliant speeches addressed by Mr. Jonathan Dixon, Secretary General of International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS), Mr. Dean Cameron, President-elect of National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) and Director of the Idaho Department of Insurance, Dr. Chien-Fu Jeff Lin, Professor Emeritus, Department of Economics, National Taiwan University, and Mr. Hsien-Nung Kuei, Chairman of Taiwan Insurance Institute. Mr. Dixon shared his view on “International Perspectives on the Insurance Sector-Today and into the Future.” Mr. Cameron outlined the “New Blue Oceans of the Insurance Industry after the Epidemic.” Dr. Lin and Mr. Kuei gave the outlook on global economy as well as Taiwan insurance market respectively.
In addition, the Forum consisted of two panel discussions, namely “Sustainable Financial Development Model of the Insurance Industry” and “Sustainable Finance and Circular Economy,” that discussed sustainable Finance issues facing the insurance industry and the economy. Moderators and panelists of the two panel discussions were from the academia, economic and financial research institutes, and the financial industry.
Since 2013, TII has regularly hosted “Economic and Insurance Development Forum” in December annually through inviting leading experts to share their views on the global economic prospect and financial market trend. This event is proposed to help the insurance industry obtain the most up-to-date information and grasp the development trend of insurance market timely before next year.