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Smithers Purslow will be at BIBA 2018 in Manchester

3rd May 2018

We’re going to BIBA 2018, Manchester Central this May!

BIBA 2018  – See us on Stand G8

Once again Smithers Purslow will be exhibiting at BIBA 2018 on Wednesday 16 & Thursday 17 May at Manchester Central, Stand G8.

There’s nowhere quite like the BIBA Exhibition to make fresh contacts, explore new business opportunities or get up to speed on the latest developments in the industry.

203 exhibitors and over 7,300 attendees in 2017

You can’t beat face to face contact. At the largest insurance marketplace, with more than 7,300 attendees, brokers can get months’ worth of networking and business deals done in one or two days.

Listed below is the programme for both days:

08.30 Exhibition opens
09.45 Conference opensWelcome to BIBA 2018
Natasha Kaplinsky OBE, NewsreaderOpening Addresses
David, Lord Hunt of Wirral PC MBE, Chairman, BIBA 
Steve White, Chief Executive, BIBAMorning Keynote Address
Andrew Bailey, Chief Executive, Financial Conduct Authority more »
11.30 Networking session in exhibition hall
12.00 – 12.50 Seminar sessions:
Fire risk more »
Customers – at the heart of our business more »
Rated or Unrated? You decide! more »
12.50 – 14.15 Lunch in exhibition hall
13.15 – 14.00 Fringe sessions more »
14.20 – 15.00 Securing our future: a sector at a crossroads
Inga Beale DBE, CEO, Lloyd’s and President, CII more »
15.00 Networking session in exhibition hall
15.30 – 16.15 Fringe sessions more »
17.30 Exhibition closes


Thursday May 17

09.00 Exhibition opens
09.30 Morning Keynote Address
Martha Lane Fox, Baroness Lane-Fox of Soho CBE
Co-founder more »
10.40 – 11.30 Seminar sessions:
Cyber risk more »
The journey to hope and recovery more »
Brexit – what next for brokers? more »
11.30 – 12.00 Networking session in exhibition hall
12.10 An Astronaut’s guide to life on Earth
Chris Hadfield, Astronaut and former Commander of the International Space Station more »
Lunch in exhibition hall
13.45 – 14.30 Fringe sessions more »
14.30 Networking session in exhibition hall
16.00 BIBA 2018 closes