The IIG Annual Dinner

The Insurance Institute of Gauteng welcomed our industry to Africa’s largest insurance networking event, the IIG Annual Dinner, hosting a new record of 1 800 guests at the Sandton Convention Centre on the 5th November 2015.


Swiss Re IIG Class of 2015 Performer of the Year Award

This year’s Swiss Re IIG Performer of the Year prize has gone to Buwze Lindi. The prize, which is crowned with R7 500, is awarded...


Short-term: 10 things Brokers, Insurers and Loss Adjusters Should Know about POPI

Camargue Director: Commercial and Cyber Crime Division – Catherine Berry October 2015 The Protection of Personal Information Act...


The power of social

by Gianluca Tucci (CN&CO) Thanks to technology, the way and manner in which we engage and talk to each other has transformed...


Discovery Insure – Empowering Intermediaries

Author: Gerald van Wyk, Head: Distribution Services, Discovery Insure The short–term insurance market remains very competitive and as we...


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Past Events

IIG Broker Leadership Forum : 14 October 2015

The Insurance Institute of Gauteng presented the IIG Broker Leadership Forum, in association with FIA, on Thursday, 14 October, at The Forum Discovery Head Office where a light breakfast was served, while guests had an opportunity to network. The IIG Broker Leadership Forum was an invitation–only executive forum that aimed to provide a platform for engaging in valuable peer–to–peer dialogue and networking.


GIBS Forum: How can companies manage complexity without getting complicated?

On the evening of 4 November, the IIG in conjuction with The Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) and Boston Consulting Group (BCG) welcomed over 130 people to the GIBS buildings in Illovo for a truly inspirational forum by Yves Morieux, senior partner in BCG’s Washington office and director of the BCG Institute for Organisation.


Sponsors Cocktail Evening : 15 October 2015

Every year, the IIG hosts an evening to say thank you to all our sponsors for their phenomenal contribution throughout the year. This year we hosted a cocktail evening at the Saxon Hotel. Thank you once again to all of you that have contributed to a very successful 2015.


IIG Insights – Marine : 22 October 2015

The Insurance Institute of Gauteng presented another premium education event on marine insurance. The session provided insights into the legislative impact on marine insurance, general average and the importance of purchasing marine cargo insurance. Our first speaker, Frank Ponnen (managing director of Hollard Marine) discussed the legislative impact on the marine insurance, he shared his wealth of knowledge within this specialised field. Our second speaker, Ian Parkerson (manager of Johannesburg Specialised Branch - Associated Marine, a Division of Santam) addressed the audience on the general average and the importance of purchasing marine cargo insurance.


“Boks Biggest Fans” winners

Congrats to the “Boks Biggest Fans” winners:
Rikus Kok (CN&CO) and Candice Bhana (Santam)

Enjoy your prizes sponsored by Allianz