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Global Access Week 2024

12 - 14 March 2024 | London

Following the success of Global Access Week 2023, we are delighted to share details of Global Access Week 2024!

Join us on 12-14 March, for an exclusive series of seminar and panel sessions providing answers to the most pressing questions in the insurance industry. Network with professionals from Global Access firms and gain insights into the latest trends and developments impacting the industry. 

This year we look at some of the biggest risks facing the insurance market, from AI and cyber, to emerging risks like forever chemicals as well as the differing approaches to litigation, disputes and mediation. Click here register.

Panel sessions will be taking place at RPC's London headquarters:

Tower Bridge House, St Katherines Way, London, E1W 1AA

View the full agenda below: 

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Global Access Week Agenda: 2024

Tuesday 12 March: Rise with RPC: networking breakfast

| 08:00 -  breakfast | 8:40 - building your insurance network session | 09:50 - coffee and networking |

Join us on the morning of Tuesday 12 March for an insightful breakfast session looking at practical tips on how to build your insurance network and make meaningful connections. The session led by Samantha Ridgewell of Empower Development will take you through key tips and strategies on how to build and maintain valuable relationships.

This session is part of our Rise with RPC programme, designed to help emerging professionals thrive in the insurance industry.  Register here 


Tuesday 12 March: Artificial intelligence and Cyber risks

| 12:00-12:45 - Artificial intelligence | 12:45-1:15 - lunch and networking | 1:15-2:00 - Cyber risks |

Global Access Week opens with a panel session looking at one of the biggest trends, the rapid emergence of artificial intelligence. Our panel discuss the wide ranging implications both positive and negative and analyse the impact on the insurance industry from a variety of market and jurisdictional perspectives.

The afternoon of day 1 looks at the ever evolving threat of cyber. Our experts discuss the latest risks, trends, regulations and developments and how as an industry insurance can play a crucial role in cyber risk landscape.

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Wednesday 13 March : Forever chemicals & Environmental litigation

| 12:00-12:45 - Forever chemicals | 12:45-1:15 - lunch and networking | 1:15-2:00 - Environmental litigation |

The morning of day 2 sees our panel discuss one of the biggest emerging environmental risks, PFAS and forever chemicals. Our global experts discuss the current position across different jurisdictions and how this could develop in the future. 

The afternoon of day 2 sees our international panel of environmental experts discuss the latest developments, and landmark environmental cases you need to be aware of and how the environmental landscape could develop in 2024. We will discuss some of the biggest cases.

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Thursday 14 March: International litigation and Coverage disputes

| 12:00-12:45 - International litigation | 12:45-1:15 - lunch and networking | 1:15-2:00 - Coverage disputes |

Day 3 of Global Access Week starts with a looks at attitudes towards litigation across different jurisdictions. Join us for an insightful keynote speech from Lord Hain, who played a key role in negotiating the Good Friday agreement in Northern Ireland. This will be followed by an international panel discussion comparing the litigation trends across different jurisdictions.

The afternoon of day 3 we turn our attention to coverage disputes. Our international panel discuss different ways to tackle coverage disputes and how this varies between jurisdications.


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Thursday 14 March: Drinks reception

| 6:00 | The Libertine at the Royal Exchange|

Join us as we close out Global Access Week 2024 with a drinks reception hosted at The Libertine. This is a fantastic opportunity to bring the market together to network following a week filled with thought provoking seminars and panel sessions.

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Global Access Lawyers forms the alliance of 6 of the world's leading law firms.

Working together with shared strategic objectives and values, with the collective purpose of providing clients with Global Access to the best insurance law advice and client service, wherever in the world they might need it.
We are more than a network.