Tag Archives : AIDA

Letter from Brussels

As we gear up for the final preparations for the Forum which starts on 29 September, I realise that this has probably been FERMA’s most active year ever. In addition to the Forum we held a joint event with the European law association AIDA Europe in Paris in June to discuss very topical insurance law issues, such as trade embargoes. We worked with Harvard Business Review Analytics and insurer Zurich on three research projects covering cyber risks, environmental risk management and risk management leadership. Continue reading


AIDA – FERMA Conference report

AIDA – FERMA Conference report is now available Continue reading


When theory meets practice: risk management and insurance law

FERMA and the insurance law association AIDA Europe welcomed leading jurists, risk managers and insurance practitioners from eight countries for the seminar on 3 June in Paris. They covered four topical issues: coinsurance, trade embargoes, serial claims and directors’ and officers’ coverage. Continue reading


AIDA FERMA Conference : When Theory Meets Practice

Thank you for your participation in the joint conference AIDA-FERMA which took place in Paris on 3rd June 2013. Continue reading


Insurance law can be an enterprise issue

Insurance law can be an enterprise-wide issue, so it’s essential that legal experts and risk managers understand what happens when the law is applied in business, Jorge Luzzi, the President of the Federation of European Risk Management Associations (FERMA), said this morning (Monday 3 June). Continue reading


Eminent jurists join risk managers to debate European insurance law

Here are the speakers for FERMA’s first joint event with AIDA Europe: European Insurance Law: When Theory Meets Practice with the topics they will be discussing. The event will take place in Paris on 3 June. Continue reading


Letter from Brussels

After a cold, grey winter in Europe, the FERMA team of Jorge Luzzi, Pierre Sonigo, Jo Willaert and me were delighted to head to Los Angeles for the annual meeting of the US risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS) – and the California sunshine. Board member Carl Leeman was with us in his role as president of the International Federation of European Risk Management Associations (IFRIMA). Continue reading


Speakers announced for FERMA-AIDA Europe insurance law conference

The Federation of European Risk Management Associations (FERMA) and European insurance law association AIDA Europe have announced a group of high level speakers for their joint event in Paris on 3 June.

In keeping with the title of the event, European Insurance Law: When Theory Meets Practice, the speakers are a mixture of eminent insurance law experts and insurance and risk management practitioners from several European countries. Continue reading


FERMA and AIDA Europe organise first ever joint event

How often are risk and insurance managers confronted with awkward legal questions about insurance? What can legal experts learn from knowing what happens when the law has to be applied in practical business life? Continue reading


Europe Insurance Law : When theory meets practice?

Four important themes in commercial insurance law will be under discussion at the joint conference organised by FERMA and the insurance law association AIDA-Europe on 3rd June in Paris. Outstanding legal experts from all across Europe will interact with market practitioners. The programme will tackle the following issues during 4 panels discussions Continue reading