#InsuretechSofia 2017

#InsurtechSofia 2017
#InsuretechSofia: first event on Insurance and Regulatory technologies in Bulgaria. It took place on 13 September 2017 in the Building of Bulgarian Engeneering and Architectural Society (BIAD), organized by Fintechguardian, Betterfinance and Bulgarian Financial Forum. Representatives from EU level and national regulators, major (re)insurance groups, EU and national consumer protection NGOs as well as renowned professionals from around Europe will gathered in Sofia to debate current and future key topics of international insurance supervision, focusing on global trends in Insurance and Financial Technology and the challenges linked to them.

Speakers and Panelists


  1. Investment opportunities in Sofia, Vladimir DANAILOV - Chief Executive Director of InvestSofia
  2. Keynote Speech:EU Parliament report on Fintech, Desislav DANOV
  3. Insuretech EU: EIOPA on Fintech developments, Jan-Ole WAGNER - Cross-Sectoral and Consumer Protection Unit, EIOPA
  4. Supervisors talk Insuretech:Panel on supervisory approach toward Fintech
  5. Panelists: 1. Jan-Ole WAGNER, Cross-Sectoral and Consumer Protection Unit in EIOPA, 2. Pawel SAWICKI, Director Insurance and pension inspection dept., Polish FSA, 3. Calin RANGU, Director of Consumer Protection Directorate, Romanian FSA
  6. Moderator: Daniel ERIKSSON, Executive vice president FIH ERHVERVSBANK A/S, Member of IRSG@EIOPA
  7. Insuretech vs. Insurance: Insurance Europe on Fintech, William VIDONJA - Head of Conduct of Business, Insurance Europe
  8. Insuretech, an industrious viewpoint: Panel on Insurers’ view
  9. Panelists: 1. William VIDONJA - Head of Conduct of Business, Insurance Europe, 2. Krasimir HRISTOV - Head of Insurance operations at Groupama Non-Life
  10. Moderator: Tsvetanka KROUMOVA, CEO of Armeec Insurance JSC (2004-2016)
  11. NGOs on Fintech, Alexandra MAZCYNSKA - Executive Director, BetterFinance 
  12. Horizon 2020, Tzvetelina Yorgova
  13. Roboadvising, Lubomir CHRISTOFF - CEO, Institute of Chartered Financial Consultants
  14. Pension.care - Product presentation - Vladislav PAUNOV
  15. Panel on Insuretech Consumer
  16. Panelists: 1. Alexandra MAZCYNSKA, Executive Director, BetterFinance 2. Lubomir CHRISTOFF, CEO, Institute of Chartered Financial Consultants 3. Desislav DANOV 
  17. Fund-raising for start-ups Florian KANDLER via video link
  18. Cyber-risk Insurance, Product presentation - Boyan Kiroff
  19. Fintech gone awry, Philip GOUNEV - Deputy Minister of Interior (2014-2017)
  20. Juridicus, Product presentation - Desislav DANOV