D&I and Sustainability Conference 2022

Holiday Inn Winchester
Thursday, 22 September 2022
9:15 am – 6:00 pm (UK time)

>> Event Overview




09:15 – 10:00

Registration and breakfast

10:00 – 10:05

President’s Welcome and Introduction

10:05 – 10:50

An Introduction to Diversity & Inclusion

Rodney Assock, Culture and Corporate Social Responsibility Director, LV=

Hannah Montagu, Diversity & Inclusion Lead, LV=

10-50 – 11:35

The Role of the Insurance Sector in Helping Society adapt to Climate Change

Ben Howarth, Chief Sustainability Officer, Association of British Insurers

11:35 – 11:50

Refreshment Break

11:50 – 12:35

The Importance of Collaboration and Communication

Paul Smith – Co-founder of Includability – the Home of Inclusive employers.

12:30 – 13:15

The Insurance Sector can provide a lead to Business on Climate Change.

Hugh McNaughtan and Jo Crocker - WinACC (Winchester Action on the Climate Crisis)

13:15 – 14.15


14:15 – 15:00

The Road to Net Zero – Carbon Jargon Busting and Effective Change in the Insurance Sector

Kit Connell, Sustainability Business Manager, Planet Mark

15:00 – 15:45

LGBTQ+ Inclusion – Building a Culture of Innovation and Acceptance in Insurance

Ben Johnson, Managing Director, Global Head of Insurance & InsurTech, Sheffield Haworth

Maurice Rose, Senior Manager, Enterprise Risk Management – MS AUL and Co-Chair of Link

15:45 – 16:00

President’s closing comments

16:00 – 18:00

Drinks & canapés - An opportunity to network and meet the President & Deputy President

>> To book your place

This event is being hosted by The Insurance Institute of Southampton and is free for Guildford members to attend. Please book online via the following link:

DI and Sustainability Conference - 22nd Sept 2022

  • Telegraph Way
  • Mom Hill
  • Winchester
  • SO21 4HZ
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CII Accredited

This demonstrates the quality of an event and that it meets CII member CPD scheme requirements.

4 1/2 hours' CPD can be claimed for this event if relevant to your learning and development needs.

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