In spring this year, ESA already contacted you to take part in the survey about Earth Observation for the Agro-Insurance sector. As an outcome of the survey, ESA will hold a one-day workshop where you can get in closer contact with each other, partners from the Agro-Insurance sector and the EO-sector.
Agriculture, as an economic activity directly depends on the natural environment that is vulnerable to various phenomens of a biological nature (pests and diseases), climatic-environmental (climate change, droughts, floods ...), and economic (price volatility ... ). All of these make it necessary to apply for a strategic approach to the management of the inherent risks of this activity.
In the last few years there has been a fast growth in the amount of Earth observation data acquired from space. New ways to enable its exploitation may offer many opportunities to various industries, including agriculture insurance. To extract the full Earth observation potential for the sector, the European Space Agency initiates the workshop “Earth Observation best practices for the Agro-Insurance Sector”.
AgroInsurance International is happy to announce new dates and place of the 4th International Conference “Agricultural Insurance, Reinsurance & Brokerage in CIS, Europe & Asia”. The next venue will be held on April 16-18, 2018 in Belgrade, Serbia, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel. Conference ‘early bird’ registration starts on November 13, 2017.
Within a project initiated by KfW on Agricultural Insurance in Serbia, in May-June 2017 a training of loss adjustment was delivered to Generali Insurance Serbia experts. The training was developed and delivered by experts of AgroInsurance International in a consortium with AFC Agricultural & Finance Consultants GmbH. The training activities aimed at building capacity for practicing agricultural field underwriting and loss adjustment for the six selected crops: wheat, barley, corn, sunflower, soya bean and sugar beet.
Dear Friends and Colleagues, With just a few more weeks to go, senior executive industry leaders and delegates from across 30 countries representing more than 70 leading companies have already registered to be part of the 3rd Asia Agriculture Insurance Conference to be held in Singapore on 20-21 September. Given the exciting opportunities outlined for the agriculture industry in Asia, this 2-day Conference creates an opportune platform for regional players to converge and engage in critical discussions on strategies for growth in an increasingly competitive market.
Dear Friends and Colleagues, Be part of the industry's KEY MEETING PLACE for executives and experts involved in the Agriculture Insurance business today - the region's only complete and up-to-date knowledge platform! Experts at the forefront of the latest news and developments will reveal compelling insights. Plus! Learn more about Innovative Risk Modelling that will change the outlook for Agriculture Insurance!
Agriculture is booming in Asia. Today, farming has taken on new forms with higher crop values, innovative products, cost-effective business models, new distribution channels and advanced technologies. Can the insurance industry rise to meet the increasing demands for agriculture cover and translate such market potential to real growth? And how? Can the industry respond to the needs of the farmers? Many global players are also eyeing this sector of the pie. And this is being a game changer.
Beautiful Anatolia the cradle of civilizations has always been a fertile and attractive habitat for humanity with a high agro-strategic value due to its climatic conditions allowing to experience four seasons all at once water resources and its location surrounded on three sides by water. Connecting Asia and Europe like a bridge, it has also been a home to several civilization. Based on such reasons as the fulfillment of the populations need for foods prevention of external-dependence and its significant and positive influences over balance of payments along with the export of agricultural products agricultural is among the most prominent strategic industries in social and economic terms in Turkey as much as in the entire world.
Ten days left before the start of International Conference “Agricultural Insurance, Reinsurance and Brokerage in CIS, Europe & Asia”. The Conference will be held on April 11-13, 2016 in Tbilisi, Georgia. Participants’ registration is available before April 8, 2016 at the official website of the event - www.agroinsconf.com. Agricultural insurance experts from over 20 countries have already confirmed their Conference participation. World’s top specialists from insurance and reinsurance companies, broker and consulting agencies will participate in the venue.
Turkey has gained a worldwide reputation in a short time as a successful example in the field of agricultural insurance TARSİM (Agricultural Insurance Pool of Turkey). To celebrate the 10th anniversary of its establishment and successful development, TARSIM launches an international event - the International Agricultural Insurance Symposium (IAIS) which will be held in June 2016, in İstanbul, the meeting point of Europe and Asia, host of various civilizations and cultures throughout the centuries.
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