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Webinar: Flooding: Risk, Resilience and Recoveries

  • Wed 06 Dec 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
    • Richard Keightley, Hawkins & Associates

This webinar uses case studies to discuss factors that affect flood risk to existing properties and new developments, how flood risk can be reduced using property flood resilience (‘PFR’) measures, and how a forensic hydrologist / expert witness can assist in subrogated recoveries involving flood damage.

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Quiz Night!

  • Tue 28 Nov 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Mad Frans

Fun, food, a few drinks - oh and our famous Quiz! Join us for another great night, guaranteed! We'll be gathering from 5pm for a 6pm start. Book your team place now.

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Harrogate Annual Dinner 2023

  • Fri 24 Nov 6:30 pm – 11:55 pm
  • The Majestic Hotel

The Harrogate dinner is back for 2023 following a successful return last year. We are returning to the Majestic Hotel and we would be delighted if you could join us. In view of the popularity of this event, a high demand for tickets is anticipated so we recommend early booking to avoid disappointment. We are pleased to keep prices the same as 2022 too!

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Risk, Regulation and Compliance Seminar

  • Wed 22 Nov 1:30 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Novotel
    • Sara Ager, Greenkite
    • Paul Leach, Greenkite
    • David Holmes, Greenkite

This half-day seminar will cover significant current regulatory topics and will be delivered by Greenkite Associates, an independent professional services business that works with ambitious General Insurance and Financial Services firms.

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In-person Conference - Insuring the future: Modern methods of construction, the underwriting of modular buildings, and impacts on claims

  • Thu 12 Oct 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
  • Wetherby Racecourse
    • Dave Hill, Corroventa
    • Kerry Smith, McLarens
    • James Clarke, Hawkins
    • Jack Corden, Davis French & Associates
    • Colin Kite, Polygon

Join us for our annual in-person conference, organised by the insurance institutes of the North-East. Industry experts come together to explore modern methods of construction in an interactive case-study based format.

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The Building Champions Coaching Programme

  • Wed 11 Oct – Mon 20 Nov
    • Jamie Peacock

We are delighted to introduce the Building Champions Coaching Programme; Jamie Peacock’s mentoring programme based upon his keynote seminar Champion Teams and the Principles of Success. The course covers Personal Development and Leadership Training, and will be tailored to your individual business and personal needs.

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Webinar: Inflation Goes High, We Go Low

  • Tue 03 Oct 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
    • Simoney Kyriakou

Are you in charge of the UK economy? Do you work for the Bank of England? If the answers to these are 'no', then you may be forgiven for thinking there's not much you can do about inflation. But financial advice professionals are very much at the front line when it comes to helping clients navigate what inflation means for them and their finances.

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Emerging Insurance Professionals Summer Social

  • Thu 28 Sep 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm
  • Waterlane Boathouse

We are very excited to announce the return of our summer social!! Please come and join us for a fun evening of networking organised by the institute’s Emerging Professionals.

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Risk, Regulation and Compliance Seminar

  • Thu 28 Sep 1:30 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Novotel
    • Sara Ager, Greenkite
    • Paul Leach, Greenkite
    • David Holmes, Greenkite

This half-day seminar will cover significant current regulatory topics and will be delivered by Greenkite Associates, an independent professional services business that works with ambitious General Insurance and Financial Services firms.

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Leadership: Half-Day Seminar

  • Fri 22 Sep 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Cedar Court Hotel
    • Rob Northfield

In support of charity Henshaws we are pleased to offer 10 funded places on their half day leadership seminar on the 22nd September. Featuring Rob Northfield, the award winning entrepreneur and inspirational speaker, the day will support Henshaws' work with those living with sight loss and a range of other disabilities.

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The Genius Material Programme - Fast Track Exam Learning and Training

  • Wed 20 Sep – Tue 26 Sep
    • Lysette Offley, Genius Material

The Insurance Institute of Leeds is offering you the chance to participate in a short fast track programme - 2 face-to-face sessions (each 3 hours in duration) in Leeds City Centre plus online elements - which is specifically designed to help you acquire and apply learning techniques that will assist you in passing your professional examinations.

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Harrogate Treasure Hunt 2023 at Knaresborough

  • Thu 20 Jul 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • The Mitre Inn

The Harrogate Local Committee's infamous Treasure Hunt is back for 2023! Gather your colleagues and friends to see if you can crack the clues, as well as having plenty of time to sample the many ‘watering holes’ of Knaresborough. There will be prizes for the winning team.

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Curry Night!

  • Wed 28 Jun 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Mumtaz Restaurant

The Insurance Institute of Leeds’ is hosting our first ever Curry Night! Join us for great food and great company.

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Evolving Leadership Programme 2023

  • Tue 27 Jun – Thu 07 Dec

The Insurance Institute of Leeds is offering you the chance to join a course specifically designed to help you develop and enhance your Leadership Skills. We are looking for people who are at the start or in the middle of their own leadership development and who have a strong desire to develop personally.

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Leeds Treasure Hunt

  • Thu 08 Jun 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
  • The Bankers Cat

The Insurance Institute of Leeds' Treasure Hunt is back for 2023! Gather your colleagues and friends to see if you can crack the clues. There will be prizes for the winning team.

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Webinar: Rest, Recovery, Recharge - Ready for Productivity

  • Tue 30 May 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
    • Anna Reddy, Leap Health

The well-known phrase “I`ll sleep when I die” is old school. The number of hours worked DOES NOT correlate with performance. This session addresses the WHY, WHAT and HOW to rest, recover and recharge, so that you are ready to achieve!

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Webinar: Exploring Inclusion and Diversity - Considering Socio-economic background and creating inclusive environments

  • Wed 24 May 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
    • Rose Sellman-Leava, Inclusive Futures CIC
    • Jess Woodsford, Inclusive Futures CIC

Despite not being one of the 9 protected characteristics under the Equality Act, people from lower socio-economic backgrounds experience bias, discrimination and significant inequality of opportunity.

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Webinar: Building barriers to burnout and bridges to brilliance

  • Tue 16 May 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
    • Anna Reddy, Leap Health

Would you feed your Ferrari frogs? If the answer is a big fat “NO” then this course is for you. If you want to fuel your body for physical health, it is vital that you understand and apply the contents of this course.

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Webinar: The Reinvention of Community - A New Vision for Collective Wellbeing

  • Wed 03 May 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
    • Steve Heath, Mental Health in Business

In the digital age, we are more 'connected' than ever before in history, but are we all connected on a level that really matters? In this webinar, you will rediscover what community means to you and how you can harness the power of community to cultivate good mental health and wellbeing.

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Webinar: Food for Mood

  • Tue 02 May 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
    • Anna Reddy, Leap Health

Although your brain is only 2% of your body weight, it consumes 20% of the calories you eat. So, why on earth when we think about nutrition are we often lead to focus on body image? Fuel your mind, and mental strength you will find!

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