” MetLife Sponsors and Partakes in the Fifth Annual Sharm El Sheikh Rendezvous for Insurance and Reinsurance Conference Under the theme “Insurance Industry: Moving Forward Challenging Obstacles”
MetLife, one of Egypt’s leading insurance companies, announces its sponsorship of the Fifth Annual Sharm Rendezvous for Insurance and Reinsurance Conference, scheduled to take place from September 17th to 19th, 2023. This prestigious event is held under the esteemed patronage of the Egyptian Financial Regulatory Authority and the Egyptian Insurance Federation, and it promises to bring together approximately 1000 participants, including industry luminaries from major global insurance and reinsurance companies, international brokerage firms, and prominent figures from Egypt’s insurance market.
Moreover, MetLife sponsors the fifth edition of the Sharm El Sheikh Annual Insurance Conference, themed “Insurance Industry: Moving Forward Challenging Obstacles.” Over the span of three days, the conference will delve into several key topics of significant interest to Egypt’s insurance industry leaders. These include in-depth discussions on medical insurance and the Universal Health Insurance Law in Egypt, strategies for mitigating climate change and natural disaster risks, as well as the challenges and strategies surrounding the development of a sustainable technological insurance system. These discussions are poised to explore the latest developments in these critical areas and offer valuable insights into the insurance market.
“We believe that the Sharm El Sheikh Annual Insurance Conference is a pivotal gathering serving as an indispensable crucible for Egypt’s insurance professionals, facilitating the exchange of profound experiences and insights into the intricacies of local insurance-related subjects. It offers a singular, unparalleled opportunity to remain abreast of the most cutting-edge trends in the insurance realm, both within our region and on the global stage. It is a great opportunity for Industry luminaries to delve deep into the very essence of digitalization, mining for the most sterling best practices and harnessing state-of-the-art technology, not only to bolster insurance coverage rates but to also carve a leaner path towards operational efficiency. All this, under the unwavering banner of a relentless pursuit – to not merely meet, but to exceed customer expectations through the introduction of groundbreaking, innovative insurance products,” said Haitham Taher, Deputy Chairman and Managing Director of MetLife Egypt and Vice President of the Egyptian Insurance Federation.
Furthermore, Taher underscored the company’s steadfast, unswerving dedication to sponsoring the Sharm El Sheikh Annual Insurance Conference. This commitment stands as a towering testament to MetLife’s unyielding resolve to fortify the conference’s pivotal role in heralding the clarion call of insurance awareness and forging robust avenues for the professional metamorphosis of the sector’s human capital.
During the conference, MetLife actively engages in sessions by showcasing its innovative financial products, which have played a pivotal role in attracting new clients to the industry. MetLife also spotlights its achievements in digital transformation, both internally and in customer interactions, highlighting the transformative impact on service delivery and operational efficiency. Additionally, the company shares its insights into the challenges facing the global economy at large, with a specific focus on the insurance sector.
On the first day of the conference, Mr. Taher will moderate the opening session titled “Medical Insurance and the Universal Health Insurance Law in Egypt.” The session boasts esteemed participants, including Mai Farid, Acting Executive Director of the General Authority for Universal Health Insurance, Ibrahim Salame, Senior Vice President for the Middle East and North Africa at GEN RE, and Jordan El Zoghby, an economic expert in the field of insurance.
The conference also promises to unveil the highly anticipated “Azza Aarifin Research Competition,” a pivotal component of the forum’s activities and one of the most eagerly awaited scientific events in the global insurance industry.