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27 May 2024
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12:30 - 6:00 pm
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AG Campus

Setting your business apart with a disability plan?
Compare yourself with peers and competitors.

Get inspired by our speakers and be the first to find out the results of the Benchmark Study on Income Protection Group Insurance. Afterwards, enjoy a chat at our networking opportunity.

Save the date Monday 27 May in your diary and register straight away.


What's in it for you?

As the market leader in Income Protection, with over 5,000 customers across 18 sectors, AG possesses a wealth of information.We map the landscape of disability plans in detail for you.

Dr Saskia Decuman (Expert in reintegration at the INAMI/RIZIV) and Laure Maes (Human Resources Manager at Afton Chemical) will talk about the latest developments within an inspiring environment.


Programme

12:30 – 2:00 pm
Lunch


2:10 – 2:50 pm
Disability issues in focus

Dr. Saskia Decuman

Expert in reintegration at INAMI/RIZIV

Dr. Saskia Decuman is occupational therapist and MSc in medical-social sciences. In 2014 she achieved a Phd degree for the work she performed on “work participation in people with systemic sclerosis” at the department of Rheumatology of the Ghent University. Currently, she is head of the direction R&D within the Department of Benefits of the National Institute of Health & Disability Insurance (Belgium). These cell coordinates the disability management training in Belgium and the Knowledge Centre, focusing on research in return to work.

Dr. Saskia Decuman

Expert in reintegration at INAMI/RIZIV

The INAMI/RIZIV has a broad overview of Belgian healthcare in general and reintegration policy in particular, as well as sickness and benefit insurance. From this perspective, Saskia Decuman addresses the social consequences of long-term incapacity for work.


2:50 – 3:30 pm
Results of the benchmark study on Income Protection Insurance

An Decock

Key Account Manager AG Employee Benefits & Health Care

As Key Account Manager, An is responsible for relationship management of key accounts and international clients in AG Employee Benefits & Health Care. She also maintains close contacts with the key brokers. An holds a master's degree in Economics from Ghent University and a master's degree in Economics of International Trade and European Integration.

Patrick Mackowiak

Executive Consultant AG Employee Benefits & Health Care

As Executive Consultant, Patrick is responsible for developing the new client base and commercial relationships with growth companies within the scope of AG Employee Benefits & Health Care. After studying Foreign Trade and International Relations, he was first a bank agent and then a bank manager. Patrick has worked at AG since 2000.

An Decock and Patrick Mackowiak

Key Account Manager & Executive Consultant AG Employee Benefits & Health Care

We map the landscape of disability plans in detail for you. How many employers have a disability plan for their employees, overall and in your sector? What type of cover do they offer? How much is the average compensation? What is the average waiting time?

Curious about the differences by sector? And how do you measure up against your peers? This is where you'll get the full details!


3:30 – 4:10 pm
Case study: The role of a Disability Plan in HR Policy

Laure Maes

Human Resources Manager Afton Chemical

Laure Maes obtained a bachelor’s degree in history and a master's in international relations from UCL. She began her career in the staffing sector at Randstad, where she specialized in placing industrial and technical personnel. Later, she moved to PACEKO, an SME with 90 employees active in the food industry. For six years, she was responsible for all HR aspects of the organization. In 1999, she joined Ethyl Europe, which was renamed Afton Chemical in 2004. Since 2018, she has been serving as the HR Manager at Afton Chemical.

Laure Maes

Human Resources Manager Afton Chemical

As an international chemical company with a diverse workforce of office and technical staff, Afton Chemical believes in a holistic approach to health and wellness in the workplace. Laure Maes will delve into the Guaranteed Income Insurance as a key component of HR policy. She will discuss the main features of the plan and explain the benefits for employees.


4:10 – 4:20 pm
Closing remarks

Sven Desmytter

Head of Sales AG Employee Benefits & Health Care

Sven Desmytter holds a Master’s degree in Business and Financial Sciences and then studied Tax Science. He started his career at AXA and joined AG Employee Benefits in 1998, where he held various operational and commercial positions. Until November 2020, Sven served as head of Customer Relation Management, before taking over responsibility for the sales department of AG Employee Benefits & Health Care.

Sven Desmytter

Head of Sales AG Employee Benefits & Health Care


4:20 – 6:00 pm
Reception & networking opportunity


Interested? Save the date 27 May in your diary and register straight away.

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27 May 2024
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