Global technology companies including Google, MTN, Airtel and MainOne are set to layout strategies to deepen insurance penetration in Nigeria, with the use of information and communications tools, at an E-Insurance Conference with the theme: “Driving Insurance Penetration with Information and Communication Technologies.”
Speakers from Google, MTN, MainOne, Airtel, VDT with leading key experts from both insurance and ICT industries will brainstorm on how to use technology to drive the insurance penetration in the Nigeria.
According to organisers of the conference, Pinet Informatics, managing director of MTN Nigeria Communication Limited, Ferdi Moolman, will be speaking on “The Imperatives of Adequate Internet Connectivity in a Modern Insurance Sector” alongside the managing director of VDT Communications, Biodun Omoniyi, while the country manager, Google Nigeria, Juliet Ehimuan-Chiazor, will speak on the “Expectations of Insurance Consumers in the Information Age.”
Managing director of MainOne, Funke Opeke, will be speaking on “The Importance of Local data Hosting and Use of Nigeria Top Level Domain Names in the Insurance Industry,” while the managing director, VODACOM Nigeria, Lanre Kolade, will speak on the same subject.
Managing director of Pinet Informatics, Lanre Ajayi disclosed that from the Insurance industry, resident, Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN), Isioma Chukwuma will be chairing a panel discussion on “Ensuring curriculum compliance with modern trends in Technology”.