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|28 Jul 2015||Joint training with Insurance Association of China|
The Institute and the Insurance Association of China (IAC) jointly organised the ‘Advanced regulatory seminars for Mainland insurance companies’ from 28 to 31 July 2015 in Hong Kong. The training was attended by 29 participants from the China Insurance Regulatory Commission, the IAC, and board secretaries and senior management of member companies. This is the first joint training programme following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the IAC and the Institute in Beijing in March 2015.
The seminars aim to enhance awareness, knowledge and practical skills regarding good corporate governance among board secretaries and senior managers of Mainland insurance companies, and to facilitate the establishment of good corporate governance systems within the Mainland insurance industry.
Twelve speakers shared their views and practical experience on a variety of topics and discussed relevant issues with participants. The speakers comprised: Institute President Dr Maurice Ngai FCIS FCS(PE); Past President Edith Shih FCIS FCS(PE); Chief Executive Samantha Suen FCIS FCS(PE); China Focus Group member Yao Jun FCIS FCS; and Technical Consultation Panel Member Wendy Yung FCIS FCS; as well as representatives from Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission and several professional firms and insurance companies. During the seminars, participants also visited the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, Hong Kong Monetary Authority and Independent Commission Against Corruption.