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BROADCASTS

NED: the role of the audit

18th November 15:00-15:30 GMT/10:00-10:30 CT

What’s an audit and what’s the role of an auditor? When sitting on a board what should you expect and how do you analyse the information? Jess Katsouris, Partner in Financial Services Audit KPMG, will be sharing her insights and...

IUAD + ISC: The financial implications of Dementia

5th November 15:00-16:00 BST/09:00-10:00 CT

On the Insurance Day of Giving, ISC and IUAD (Insurance United Against Dementia) will be discussing the financial impact of Dementia. It is not just the personal cost of caring but also the societal and professional cost. Shuhala Abbas,...

In conversation with Vicky Carter

25th November 16:00-17:00 GMT / 11:00-12:00 CT

Victoria (Vicky) Carter, Chairman of Global Capital Solutions, International for Guy Carpenter & Company Ltd. will be sharing her insights from her 40 year career and will be welcoming as many questions as we can squeeze into an hour!

ISC + IWIN: The importance of mentoring

5th November 16:00-17:00 BST/10:00-11:00 CT

Now more than ever, it is important to ensure that you are investing in your career development however, with usual channels to sourcing resources closed, how are you supposed to go about putting together your personal board of directors?...

In conversation with Anne-Gaëlle Leillard

28th October 16:00-17:00 BST/10:00-11:00 CT

Anne-Gäelle Leillard, Chief Development Officer at Cooper Gay, a keen supporter of D&I and with a wealth of industry experience will be joining us to discuss culture differences having worked in France and the UK. Anne-Gäelle will also be...

Financial wellbeing: Pensions

26th November 14:00-14:30 GMT/09:00-09:30 CT

Jackie Leiper, Ali Nicolson and Robert Cochran of Scottish Widows will be talking about how to make the most of your workplace pension and how life decisions can impact your pension.

Guidewire: In conversation with Christina Colby and Mike Byam

10th November 15:00-16:00 BST/09:00-10:00 CT

This time round, Christina, Chief Customer Officer at Guidewire, will be joined by Mike Byam, Vice President Strategic Customers, Guidewire. Mike Byam partners with Guidewire’s largest customers in supporting their strategic...

EIDA: Domestic abuse and employer duty of care

3rd November 12:00-13:00 GMT/07:00-08:00 CT

Lorraine O’Brien, CEO EIDA (Employer’s initiative on domestic abuse), will be discussing the fundamental role an employer plays in safeguarding their employees and how you can recognise and approach a victim in the most supportive and...

Financial Wellbeing: ZavFit

6th November 16:00-16:30 GMT/11:00-12:00 CT

Anna Freeman, Founder and CEO of Zavfit, will be addressing the role that financial concerns play in poor health and the tools available to help take control of your financial decision-making and so improve your health.

NED: Boardroom Dynamics

29th October 16:00-16:30 GMT/11:00-11:30 CT

Life in the boardroom is not as straight forward as you may think. Isabel Hudson, NED AXA Group and BT, will be sharing the nuances of boardroom politics, the unspoken hierarchy as well as the more formal structures that exist.

Financial wellbeing: Pensions

19th November 16:00-16:30 GMT/11:00-11:30 CT

Zoe Alexander, Director of Strategy and Corporate affairs at NEST (National Employment Savings Trust), will be exploring the gender pensions gap, the importance of saving early and persistently as well as women’s attitudes to saving and...

Aching Arms: Supporting your employees through bereavement

12th November 12:00-12:30 GMT/07:00-07:30 CT

Leanne Turner, Founder/CEO Aching Arms, will discuss the impact of infantile bereavement on personal and professional lives as well as how we can better support those who have suffered a bereavement.

WORKING GROUPS

Domestic Abuse

Raising awareness of domestic abuse, and how the insurance industry can help with this.

GAIN (Group for Autism, Insurance and Neurodiversity)

To secure employment in the insurance industry for autistic people to benefit individuals, employers and society

Agile Working Policy

Aiming to re-define and restructure agile working and create innovative, fair, and sustainable solutions for the future of work life.

INSTream

To enable more women to reach their potential in the insurance industry by studying STREAM, especially women of all racial, cultural and socio economic backgrounds.

Racial Justice and Systemic Racism Working Group

Bring greater visibility to those in the insurance industry of colour, and their talent.

Dementia

Increasing awareness by bringing the topic of dementia to the forefront of discussion in the insurance industry by centralising resources, offering support and developing fundraising initiatives.

GLOBAL NETWORKING

French conversation with Anne Charon

18th November 14:00-15:00 BST

Are you interested in meeting some other French speaking members, or brushing up on some old vocabulary? Join this session with ISC France Board Member Anne Charon.

I have been so thoroughly impressed with the engagement and lengths the ISC has gone to throughout the COVID situation to keep us engaged. The variety of topics and growth opportunities and diversity of approach has been fantastic and engaging.

Client Executive

For me, I can say that being part of the ISC community has given me the confidence to speak out and stand up for my core values of equality and inclusion for everyone. 

Senior Claims Advisor

[ISC Group] has given me more confidence in my daily working life and had a tangible impact on my career.

Managing Director
The Upcoming Economic Climate Roundtable

3rd November 8am – 9.30am GMT

Barbara Schonhofer and Jennette Newman would be delighted for you to join them for an Executive Roundtable discussion on ‘The Upcoming Economic Climate’ hosted by Clyde & Co on the 3rd November at 08:00 – 09:30 GMT.  

This event will be a private,...

ISC Roundtable: Ethnicity Pay Gap & Policy Follow Up

2nd November 4.30pm-6pm GMT

ISC Group would be delighted for you to join us for an Executive Roundtable follow up discussion on The Ethnicity Pay Gap hosted by Maxine Goddard, Strategic Operations Leader, Zurich.

This event will be a private, interactive roundtable with limited...

Staying visible whilst working from home

25th November 2pm-3pm GMT

Kat McGurk, Head of Global Ecosystems and Incubation at Allianz UK, will be sharing tips on ensuring that your voice is heard and that you remain visible as we continue to work from home.

Managing a Family with Agile Working

19th October 2pm-3pm GMT

Judith Plastow, Founder of the Co-Thinking Company, will lead this workshop, discussing how to manage the increasing demands of workplaces, along with managing a family with agile working.

Mentoring with Diane Gallacher

11th November 1-2pm GMT

Diane Gallacher, Head of talent, performance and leadership at Talbot, will be leading this workshop to discuss her own career journey, and offer advice and insights into how to reach your career goals.

Resilience with Andrew Stringfellow

3rd November 12-1.30pm GMT

Resilience is often perceived as ‘tougher, harder, faster’. Resilience, however, is our capacity to manage pressure and stress. Resilience is something we already have and something we can develop. In this workshop Andrew Stringfellow will give us an...

Business Education

To provide Emerging Members with the knowledge they need about different lines of business. Each session we would bring in 5 ISC Members from different areas of lines to talk for 10 minutes on their role, what is included and how they got there. After each talk,  the participants will...

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Please note, Broadcasts, Working Groups and Networking Opportunities are available to all General Members. Exec and Aspire events are for that membership tier only.