March 20-22/03/2018


Hotel Diplomat**** | Prague 6


55 tickets


16 Professional Speakers


Event Theme: Understanding Global Health Insurance & Healthcare Schemes

GHIC2018 is an annual business get-together of key decision makers in the health insurance and healthcare sectors. The gathering will enable attendees to participate; interact and engage senior level professionals from reputable companies across the globe. GHIC 2018 will help identify business opportunities; build relationships and expand your company’s reach in the health insurance and healthcare world.

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Benefits of Attending / What To Expect:

  1. High level ‘Resource Persons’ as speakers
  2. Three days of networking opportunities that encourages interactive discussions on health insurance as it affects healthcare
  3. Two days of sharing of knowledge on Health Insurance & Healthcare
  4. Presentations on the latest developments in Health Insurance & Healthcare regulations and legal issues
  5. Case studies on technologies supporting Health Insurance & Healthcare
  6. Panel discussion that would help enhance your professional skills
  7. Interactive lunch with opportunity for sharing of business ideas and experiences
  8. Find out acceptable procedures of handling health insurance and healthcare issues.

Conference Agenda / Subject To Change

Registration & Networking

Start the day with a cup of tea or coffee and tasty pastry while you meet and greet delegates

Keynote Address

Short description of topic
Laurent de VEYRAC

Exploring the Importance of International Network to Healthcare

  • New models of health care: From Finance to Health - insights into how current global healthcare systems are failing and what can be done to move from a focus on finance (network and price) to improved health and reduced costs (member health)
  • Changing behaviours and embracing virtual care – looking at local health plans for global people – delivering a high quality primary health care model to all (v-Health)
  • Travel for treatment - a delve into the benefits of travel for treatment, what this looks like and what it means for the patient

Registration & Networking

Start the day with a cup of tea or coffee and tasty pastry while you meet and greet delegates

The Role of Global Assistance Company in International Healthcare

  • Multi-lingual emergency response services on hand 24/7/365
  • Access to Global Medical Network and Associated benefits to customer journey and medical spend
  • Integrated security and political advise and response

International Repatriation of the Adventure Seeker

  • Case Review of Real-life International Repatriation (of Canadians)
  • Legal Aspects of Insurance & Re-insurance
  • Dynamic Frontiers of Global Health Insurance

Panel Discussion

Panelists: * TBA (To Be Announced)

2018 Speakers

Obinna Gerald Ukachukwu

Head of Retail & Planning, Hygeia HMO Limited, Nigeria

Tarek Nassar

CEO, Kirontech, UK

Babatope Adeniyi

CEO, AXA Mansard Health Limited, Nigeria

Mohammad Ali Zaidi

General Manager, Aafiya TPA Services, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Jay Banerjee

Medical Consultant & Physician, Canassistance, Canada


CEO, Iris Health Services, LLC, United Arab Emirates

Sam Kaminer

Executive Director, Medical Reviews International, Ireland

Pawel Cebula

Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer (COO), MEDIGO Gmbh, Germany

Laurent de VEYRAC

Senior Director, Business Development - Europe, AETNA INTERNATIONAL, England

Željko Jović, PHD

Director, Health Insurance, UNIQA, Serbia

Budi Setyawan WIJAYA

CEO, PT. ADMEDIKA, Indonesia

Husam R. Majali, M.D.

Associate Director of Insurance, MSD Pharmaceuticals (Merck Sharp & Dohme), GCC, UAE

Charles-Etienne de Cidrac

Health Director, AXA, France

John Quinn, MD, MPH, EMT-P, CIME

Medical Director, ​Tangiers International, Czech Republic & Malta

Robin Kevin Ali

Head of Practice, The Consilient Consultancy, Dubai, UAE

Rob Upton

Director of Insurance Markets, Healix International, UK

Join Us As Speaker

GHIC 2018 / Join health insurance and healthcare experts to discuss:

  1. Recent Trends & Role of Technology in Health Insurance
  2. Aspects of Partnership & Cooperation Between Pharma & Private Health Insurance in Gulf Region
  3. Digitalisation In Health Insurance & Healthcare: New Opportunities
  4. Private Insurer Perspective in Context of Challenged Healthcare System & Ageing Population
  5. The Ultimate Method to Improve Healthcare Outcome While Reducing Claims Costs
  6. Best Practices on Handling International Patient Cases
  7. Understanding The Global Impact of Health Insurance on Healthcare Sector
  8. Exploring the Importance of International Network to Healthcare
  9. Global Health Insurance Challenges in the Middle East: Conflict and Disaster
  10. Preventing Fraud By Using Data Analytics and Biometric System: Indonesia Health Insurance Case
  11. Strategies for Claims Cost Containment and Health Improvement Using Data Analytics
  12. International Repatriation of the Adventure Seeker
  13. Comparative Overview of the Impact of Voluntary Health Insurance (VHI) for Employees on the Profitable Results of Companies in the Republic of Serbia
  14. Using Machine Learning to Help Detect Fraud Waste and Abuse in Health Insurance Claims
  15. The Role of Global Assistance Company in International Healthcare
  16. Health Insurance: Opportunities and Challenges
  17. Discovering The Latest Regulatory Framework and Its Impact on Healthcare Sector
  18. Health & Medical Insurance Claims Process
  19. Minimising Risks Through Efficient Underwriting and Claims Management
  20. Healthcare Fraud
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Discover new ways of handling health insurance and healthcare issues.
Benefit in networking opportunities that encourages interactions and discussions on health insurance as it affects healthcare.
Enhance your professional skills.
Expand your company's customer base.
Share business ideas and experiences during interactive lunch.
Join key decision makers in analysing sectoral case studies.
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Evropská 16, Prague 6
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