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Navigating what’s next
An improving economy and rising interest rates are helping bolster insurer bottom lines. But the industry still faces plenty of opportunities and threats in the year ahead, including economic, cultural, regulatory, and technological. Participants will learn what changes in operations and investments may be necessary to help insurers grow and thrive in a dynamic environment where innovation can make a critical difference.
Agility is the watchword for commercial real estate businesses in 2019. But what does that mean, and what drivers are likely to shape real estate investment decisions in the year ahead? Participants will gain valuable insights into what 2019 could hold for commercial real estate companies.
Investment management continues to change radically, with margin compression, decreasing organic growth, shifting consumer preferences, regulatory developments, and advancing technologies being key drivers. What factors are likely to distinguish industry leaders from laggards in the next 12 months? Participants will learn about industry and competitive pressures that are likely to unfold in 2019.
The global banking industry has benefitted from the transformations undertaken in the past 10 years. A clear focus on business agility and customer centricity can make 2019 a pivotal year to take advantage of the positive momentum. Participants will explore ways banks can continue their strategic transformation in 2019.
The economy and other factors continue to impact US real estate markets. Will demand and capital markets continue to support and potentially lift property pricing and value? Participants will hear results of a Deloitte, National Association of Realtors, and Real Estate Research Corp. report on the outlook for commercial real estate markets and learn practical tips for navigating market uncertainty.
With customers increasingly expecting digital interaction opportunities, insurers are placing emphasis on their digital strategies throughout the customer life cycle and across all channels. How are leading insurance companies reinventing themselves with the human experience at the center? Participants will learn how a digital business strategy and organization can lead to the types of experiences customers want.
As country- and jurisdictional-specific compliance requirements proliferate, financial services leaders are evaluating how their compliance functions should be resourced. What is the most effective balance between potential risks and costs, and how can compliance functions focus more on generating strategic insights instead of blocking and tackling? Participants will explore ways to streamline risk and compliance activities so they create more value-generating insights.