NEW DATE: 'From Devastation to Restoration' - North East Insurance Institutes one-day Seminar

Wetherby Racecourse
Tuesday, 22 November 2022
9:00 am – 4:30 pm (UK time)
    • Damian Glynn, Director and Head of Financial Risks, Sedgwick
    • Ola Jacob Raji, Broker Success Manager, Floodflash
    • Colin Kite, National Operations Director, Polygon Damage Control
    • Steve Mitchell, Managing Director, Polygon Damage Control
    • Keith Tuffin, Partner, Forensic Accounting Bakertilly

We're delighted to return to a face-to-face event for the North-East Insurance Institutes' flagship annual seminar.

We will again follow a 'real life case study' format, featuring an organisation which is a household name, exploring and discussing all aspects of the scenario with our panel of renowned industry experts.

Join us for a fascinating day looking at how different industry teams work together to enable a world-famous company get back on track following a disastrous flood.

We are also now delighted to welcome Prof. Jo Clarke PhD, who is joining the panel to cover the human aspects, including resilience training & support and wellbeing.

Learning Objectives
At the end of this event delegates will be able to identify:

  • The process and timeline of dealing with a real-life 'devastation to restoration scenario
  • The role of the restoration specialist
  • The role of the loss adjuster
  • The role of the forensic accountant
  • Alternative insurance (parametric)
  • The claim outcome

Arrival refreshments, lunch, mid-morning and mid-afternoon refreshments are included in the ticket price - as well as the invaluable opportunity to meet and discuss the day's content with your peers.

A more detailed agenda will be added to this page in due course.

The conference is brought to you by the Insurance Institutes of Bradford, Halifax, Hull, Leeds, Middlesbrough, Newcastle upon Tyne, Sheffield and York.

  • Wetherby Racecourse
  • Wetherby
  • LS22 5EJ
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Please note: This event is a regional collaboration between the local institutes in the area. Your booking details will be shared with the Insurance Institute of York, which is acting as the host institute for this event.

CII Accredited

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

6 hours' CPD can be claimed for this event if relevant to your learning and development needs.

It is recommended that you keep any evidence of the CPD activity you have completed and upload copies to the recording tool as the CII may ask to see this if your record is selected for review. Details of the scheme can be viewed online at