Wednesday 21 September

5.00pm Welcome function hosted by the NZILA Organising Committee                                                           

Black run sponsor - AIG Insurance Ltd


Thursday 22 September

8.00am Registration open

Barista Blue run sponsor - Duncan Cotterill

  NZILA National Committee Breakfast - Millennium  
  Young Insurance Professionals Breakfast Meeting - venue to be confirmed  
9.00am Welcome and Opening
Jonathan Scragg, NZILA President
Richard Johnstone, Convenor Organising Committee
9.15am Keynote: Damages awards against insurers for improper claims handling - the Canadian experience
Professor Craig Brown, University of Western Ontario

Blue run sponsor - Lexis Nexis

Keynote: Changing climate and rising seas: certainty and uncertainty
Dr Jan Wright, Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment 
11.15am Morning tea

Blue run sponsor - Crombie Lockwood

11.45am Keynote: Climate change - the insurance industry's current and future roles
Chris Rodd
Tim Hardy, AIDA Working Party

Blue run sponsor - Anderson Lloyd

12.45pm Environmental liability and pollution cover - now and in the future
Ian Pollard, Delta Insurance

Blue run sponsor - Godfreys

1.15pm Lunch

2.15pm AIDA Happenings
Speakers: Tim Hardy and Chris Rodd
2.30pm Panel discussion: 10 Commandments of Mediation Advocacy
Nina Khouri, University of Auckland
Michael Parker, Parker Cowan
Ian Hanger QC, Brisbane
Moderator: Richard Johnstone

Blue run sponsor - Crawford & Company

3.45pm Afternoon tea

Blue run sponsor - McElroys

4.15pm Querulous and Vexatious Litigants
Dr Grant Lester, Victorian Institute of Forensic Mental Health

Blue run sponsor - Matson Driscoll and Damico Pty Ltd

5.15pm NZILA AGM
Convenor: Frank Rose, Secretary, NZILA
6.00pm NZILA President's Shout  
7.00pm Coaches depart Millennium to Queenstown Events Centre, Frankton  
  NZILA Conference dinner
MC: Timbo Deaker

Black run sponsor - QBE Insurance Ltd

11.30pm   Close. Coaches depart to Queenstown from 10pm  


Friday 23 September

9.30am Insurance law update
Karen Welsford, Young Hunter
Allie Cunninghame, Anderson Lloyd
William Hamilton, Duncan Cotterill                                                                                                                

Blue run sponsor - Young Hunter

10.30am Morning tea

Blue run sponsor - Duncan Cotterill

11.00am Exercising contractual powers - an update
The Honorable Justice Stephen Kós

Blue run sponsor - Saunders Robinson Brown

12.00pm Keynote: 2016 and beyond
Andrew Flitcroft, GenRe
John Lyon, Ando Insurance
Jo Mason, NZ Brokers

Blue run sponsor - Wynn Williams

1.00pm Conference close
NZILA President
1.20pm Long Lunch at Queenstown Memorial Hall

Black run sponsor - Morgan Coakle