CyberCube User Conference

Thursday September 12, 2019

CyberCube’s mission is to deliver the world’s leading cyber risk analytics

We are solely focused on solving the hardest and most important cyber risk challenges in insurance with world-class analytics and unmatched data.

Engaging with our clients and the broader cyber risk and security community is a key component in achieving that mission.

Foresight: Powered by CyberCube is our first user conference, designed to bring together our clients and the wider community for a day of sharing, debate and problem-solving to move toward that goal.


08:45 - 09:15: Guests arrive


09:15 - 09:30: Welcoming remarks

Don Dixon (Chairman of the Board, CyberCube. Co-Founder and Managing Director, ForgePoint Capital)

Breakfast briefing session: Scanning the threat landscape: Cyber 2020

09:30 - 09:50: Opening keynote

Admiral (ret) Michael S.Rogers (Former Director of the NSA and Commander of US Cyber Command)

09:50 - 10:30: Panel discussion

Featuring prominent threat intelligence specialists, looking at near-term developments in cyber threats and how they will shape risk in 2020 and beyond.

10:30 – 11:00: Coffee break

Data-driven technology: Taking a 360’ view

11:00 - 11:45: Analytics across the value chain

The carrier/reinsurer view:  A moderated fireside chat will explore the application of cyber risk analytics from risk selection and underwriting, through reinsurance purchase and aggregation management.

Rory Egan,
Senior Cyber Actuary at Munich Re


Andy Lea, Head of Commercial E&O, Cyber & Media Liability at CNA Insurance



How are reinsurers using data-driven tools to better understand cyber aggregation and assess risk appetite? Individual risk underwriting cannot be done in isolation. What data-driven tools can provide a better view of the risk profile of a potential insured and how do underwriters consider the portfolio impact of an individual risk?


11:50 - 12:15: The regulator’s view

What drives regulator’s thinking on cyber insurance and how can data-driven technologies be used to engage with regulators on cyber risk?

Stefan Claus is the Technical Head of Insurance at the Bank of England. He is responsible for leading a number of horizon scanning initiatives, including stress testing, assessing pricing and underwriting conditions in the London Market and implications of technology on the insurance sector.

He is a member of EIOPA’s and the IAIS InsurTech working groups, and within the Bank is responsible for a number of Proof-of-Concept projects involving new technologies.

Prior to joining the Bank, Stefan worked at Allianz, before becoming a Director at KPMG. He is a qualified actuary with more than 20 years experience in general insurance.

12:20 - 12:45: Investors view

What drives value for today’s technology investors and where do they see data-driven technologies shaping the insurance sector in the near future?

12:45 – 13:45: Lunch

13.45 - 14.30: CyberCube Roadmap

Cyber risk never stops evolving and morphing – and cyber insurance is keeping pace. How is CyberCube tracking the risk and insurance landscape and feeding intelligence into its products? In this session, CyberCube co-founder and VP of Product and Analytics, Ashwin Kashyap, will share the product roadmap. 

14:30 – 16:00: Audience splits

Development track: (main auditorium) 

14:30 - 15:15: Beyond the Clouds

A ground-breaking Industry Loss Report: This Guy Carpenter and CyberCube Analytics collaboration explores the size and shape of a cyber catastrophe and its financial impact on the cyber insurance sector. In this session, we dig deeper into the study

15:15 - 16:00: Forward-looking view of risk

Experts discuss the cyber threat landscape.

Based on CyberCube’s third Expert Survey, panelists will explore the importance of having a forward-looking view of cyber risk to identify trends before they become claims.

The Expert Survey takes the pulse of a variety of threat intelligence and cybersecurity professionals and asks them to provide perspectives on the specific cyber scenarios most likely to cause catastrophic losses to the (re-)insurance industry in the next 12 months.

Working Parties : invite-only (break-out rooms) 

14:30 - 16:00: Working Parties

will be formed of CyberCube clients, to tackle some key development themes for CyberCube partners in practical, small-group sessions.

Topics may include

  1. Cyber insurance marketplace developments: How can analytics help?
  2. Scenario-building: How to build beyond affirmative cyber
  3. New data sources: What’s available? What could we do with it?
  4. Broker session: How can analytics help primary brokers advise their clients?

16:00 – 16:30: Coffee break

16:30 – 16:50: Afternoon keynote

16:50 – 17:00: Closing remarks: Don Dixon, Chairman of Board

17:00 – 18:30: Cocktail reception



Donald Dixon

(Chairman of the Board)

Co-Founder and Managing Director,
ForgePoint Capital

Michael S. Rogers

Former Director of the NSA and Commander of US Cyber Command

Rory Egan

Senior Cyber Actuary at Munich Re

Ashwin Kashyap

Co-founder and VP, Product
and Analytics

Andy Lea

Head of Commercial E&O, Cyber &
Media Liability at CNA Insurance




One Moorgate Place: Chartered Accountants Hall, 1 Moorgate Pl, London EC2R 6EA

Contact Information

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