April 2018

Volume 45 – April 2018

GWII CPD Session: Hidden in Plain Sight: Waste Pickers’ Environmental Contributions

The June Challenge for Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII) is Environmental Sustainability, as the Year of Yes continues. With this, GWII hosted a thought-provoking webinar Hidden in Plain Sight: Waste Pickers’ Environmental Contributions on Tuesday, 4 June, proudly sponsored by Charter Risk Underwriting Managers. In her presentation “Hidden in Plain Sight: Waste Pickers’ Environmental Contributions,” Read More

Legal talk: Understanding the basics of defamation

We often hear the word “defamation” and do not always understand what is meant with it. Generally, defamation relates to some form of negative remark published about someone. Before getting into the details of defamation, it is important to note that defamation can be difficult to prove. Defamation matters tend to turn into lengthy court Read More

CPD Session: Assets/Property exposure assessment and Maximum Probable Loss (MPL)

On the topic of assets/property exposure assessment and Maximum Probable Loss (MPL), Gauteng Women In Insurance (GWII) hosted a Continuous Professional Development (CPD) session on 14 March, proudly sponsored by F&I Insurance and F&I Re. André Pienaar, Director and Principal Underwriter at F&I Re (Pty) Limited took us through the purpose of MPL, survey reports Read More

GWII Year-End Function – Hot Havana Night

Join Gauteng Women in Insurance for our year end function Theme: HOT Havana Nights Dress: Colourful, Floral and Fun! Date: 17 November 2022 Time: 16:30 – 21:30 Venue: Killarney Country Club The entrance fee is R100 which will be donated to our nominated charity, Cornerstone Women for abused women and children. Snapscan will be available. Read More

CPD Session – Technical rating assessment and XOL layer pricing

Date: Tuesday, 11 October 2022 Time: 10:00 – 11:30 am Platform: Zoom SPEAKER André Pienaar is a director and principal underwriter at F&I Re (Pty) Limited who writes facultative reinsurance and co-insurance lines within the South African market. André has been in this industry for more than 30 years and has extensive experience in the Read More

Save the date – Golf Day – 27 October

Gauteng Women In Insurance (GWII) invites you to attend our prestigious 2022 Golf Day, which will be played over 18 holes, followed by a sit-down dinner for our prize giving. Date: 27 October 2022 Venue: Steyn City Golf Club Cost: 18 holes R750 per person RSVP by 22 September 2022 to admin@gwii.co.za Space is limited Read More

GWII & IIG: Women’s Day Event – Diamond In The Rough

We invite you to #SHOWUP and join Gauteng Women in Insurance (GWII), in collaboration with the Insurance Institute of Gauteng (IIG), for our Diamond In The Rough Women’s Day event, on 4 August, with main sponsor Discovery, co-sponsors Emerald Africa, Hollard, and Sasria and partner sponsors Camargue Underwriting Managers, Credit Guarantee Insurance, F&I Insurance, F&I Reinsurance, Genasys, Read More

No-one deserves to live in fear: You CAN do something about it

Lisa and her boyfriend have been living together for the past six months. It was all sunshine and roses in the beginning, but it suddenly changed when her boyfriend started to abuse her by getting violent and calling her bad names. He refuses to leave and bursts into violent rages when she tries to break Read More

Let’s talk about the value of Women in SA

Dubbed the Liberty Blue Table Sessions, financial services group Liberty, has launched a series of online conversations to unearth the value women bring to the economy in a time of COVID-19 and beyond. Women in South Africa are the backbone of the economy. According to a Flux Trends Report on the Worth of Women, they Read More