Missouri Director of Insurance Chlora Lindley-Myers participated in the Insurance Forum Japan in Tokyo on June 5. The Insurance Forum was held in conjunction with the G20 Japan Presidency and was sponsored by the Life Insurance Association of Japan.
Director Lindley-Myers spoke on the panel "International Insurance Regulatory Framework from the Perspective of Aging and Building a Resilient Economy." Panelists discussed regulatory approaches to insurer investments in infrastructure projects; how insurers and supervisors can address the aging population, including through the use of innovation in the insurance sector; and the use of artificial intelligence and big data.
Insurance Forum attendees heard a special address from Taro Aso, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Japan. Other speakers at the Insurance Forum included insurance supervisors from Asia, South America, and Europe; industry representatives from many regions, including the U.S.; and academic experts.