Risk Management & Sustainable Insurance – Is it possible?

Thursday 26th May
Session 3
2.25pm-3.15pm
Room: TBA
Lecture
Outdoor Businesses & NFP’s

In this session insurance industry specialists, Paul Davenport and Greg Shallard will discuss insurance issues facing the outdoors industry that everyone in business needs to hear.  They will cover questions like:

  • Why is insurance a constant angst for the outdoor industry?
  • Why have dozens of insurers left this market over last 20 years?
  • What is the insurance cycle and how does it impact the outdoor industry?

Come along to listen and learn and have your burning questions answered.

 

happy person in the Outdoors with tree and mountain landscape in the background

Paul Davenport

Affinity Insurance Brokers

Paul was the preeminent risk management specialist for the Australian equine industry. With more than 20years experience in Adventure Camping, today he continues to live that passion by his active involvement in teaching and training people of all ages and levels setting and reviewing safety and accreditation procedures for many of the key Equine and Leisure organisations.

happy person in the Outdoors with tree and mountain landscape in the background

Greg Shallard

Affinity Insurance Brokers

Greg Shallard also has a strong background in working in the Equine and Adventure Leisure industry. Working in camps in both Australia and Canada Greg has worked on and implemented activity-based programs for both Equine and Adventure activities. In addition to his university studies Greg has become a Horse Safety Australia qualified instructor and completed his ASPA Advanced Emergency Care qualification. In summer you will find Greg riding his bike, trail riding and camping and in winter he is on the ski slopes, not just for personal enjoyment but playing an active role in providing risk management support and medical emergency response at the Mt Baw Baw Alpine Resort as an active member of their Ski Patrol.