2022 RAPA Conference

RAPA is excited to announce that our 2022 Conference will be in-person, so please join us as we…


Conference Highlights:

We are very honored to host the Chief Economist from Swiss Re, a VP, Medical Director from Hannover Re, and several well-regarded industry professionals.

Join us for a Journey Through RAPA.  A panel discussion on how RAPA has influenced individual career paths.

Keeping with the Reconnect theme, we will have an interactive, team building activity for all to participate.

Board Elections – come and vote for your 2023 RAPA Executive.

RAPA initiative leads will update you on what they have been working on, including the introduction of a white paper presented by our Data Management initiative.

We don’t have to tell you that a lot has changed since the last time we gathered in person.  We hope you will join us as we REconnect with colleagues and hear from esteemed speakers on the challenges and opportunities facing our industry.


Sunday, October 16
• Evening Welcome Reception

Monday, October 17
• Breakfast and Lunch with colleagues
• General Session with Guest Speakers
• Reception and Dinner

Tuesday, October 18
• Breakfast with colleagues
• General Session with Guest Speakers
• Committee Breakout Sessions
• Closing Remarks at 12:30 pm

Topics and Guest Speakers

  1. Nico van Zyl,  MBBCh MSc VP & Chief Medical Director | Hannover Life Reassurance Company of America,
  2. Thomas Holzheu, Chief Economist Americas, Swiss Re Institute
  3. “Journey Through RAPA”
    • Eddie Martinez, VP Reinsurance Financial Operations, Fortitude Re
    • Brian Wilkinson, COO TAI Services,
    • Jill Dupuis, VP Operations, Pacific Life Re/Retro
    • Max Kraus, RGAX Americas Venturers
  4. Interactive/Reconnect Activity with Eric Kitowski, Program Manager, U.S. & Latin America, RGA
  5. “So you think have all the answers?”
    • Shaun Downey, AVP, Reinsurance Operations | Reinsurance CoE | Group Finance & Actuarial.
  6. The Great Resignation:  Psychology, Corporate Culture or Economic Trend
    • Karen Rotondi, VP, Head of Operations, Gen Re.
  7. Plus so much more

For any questions regarding the conference, please contact Kelly Priest at Kelly.Priest@taire.com.