FGV holds launch ceremony for the Insurance and Reinsurance Innovation Institute
At 3:00 pm on May 13 Fundação Getulio Vargas will hold the Launch Ceremony of the Insurance and Reinsurance Innovation Institute (FGV IISR). Participants will include many key people from the Brazilian insurance industry and academics from Brazil and abroad. The event will introduce the new FGV Institute which aims to produce and disseminate high quality research and analysis, related to innovation and future trends in the Insurance Industry in Brazil.
The opening will be hosted by Professor Carlos Ivan Simonsen Leal, FGV President. Taking part in discussions will be Solange Vieira, Superintendent of SUSEP and Otávio Damaso, Regulation Director of the Central Bank of Brazil.
The event also features speeches from members of the FGV IISR Advisory Board, Jorge Lauriano Nicolai Sant'anna, CEO of BMG Seguros, Cássio Gama Amaral, Partner at Mattos Filho Advogados and Antônio Cássio, Chairman of IRB.
The institute's purposes are to monitor and study global market, regulatory and technological movements that may impact the insurance and reinsurance industry in Brazil. Its scope also includes encouraging new ideas and debates with policy makers, regulators, academics and other stakeholders on the political, economic and social issues which impact the industry.