Insurer backs IBIS Ireland

Morgan Stewart of RSA Insurance is the latest addition to the speaker line-up for IBIS Ireland 2018 which takes place at Hilton Dublin, Charlemont Place on 15 May.

Backed by lead partner AkzoNobel, along with partners Audatex, Fix Auto World and Synergy the event aims to provide a regional view of the global topics currently impacting the collision repair industry.

Providing an insurer’s perspective at the event is Morgan Stewart, chief motor engineer/supply chain manager, RSA Insurance Ireland who will present his take on the past, present and future of motor insurance within the region. At a time of such unprecedented change within the market, this session is guaranteed to provide plenty of food for thought for all industry stakeholders.

‘I am delighted to participate in IBIS Ireland 2018 and provide an insight into the market from RSA’s perspective,’ said Morgan. ‘This industry is evolving rapidly for all stakeholders and it is important we all have an understanding of the issues faced and where we see the future heading.’

Other highly influential speakers in the line-up include Barry Sheehan of the University of Limerick, who will provide an update on the changing face of underwriting in an autonomous age; David O’Connor, head of aftersales, KIA Motors Ireland who will offer an insight into the market from a vehicle manufacturer’s perspective; along with Darren Power, motor claims subject matter expert, IAEA; and Justin Kavanagh, managing director VMS who will provide an engineering vantage point specifically in relation to the management of heavy accident damage.

For a limited time only, IBIS are offering places at a discounted rate of £250. This offer is valid until the end of April, where tickets can then be purchased for £550, subject to availability.

Places can be booked online at ibisworldwide.com or by contacting Poppy Allard; poppy@bodyshopworld.com or Emily Miles; emily@bodsyhopmag.com