Preparations are well under way for the meeting of the International Tax Planning Association at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel at the beginning of December. To people attending a conference, the entire event seems to happen spontaneously and without any prior preparation.
The Cayman Islands captive insurance sector welcomed a large number of visitors to its booth during the Risk and Insurance Management Society 2009 annual conference and exhibition, despite reduced visitor numbers.The three day event, held at the Orange County Convention Centre, Orlando, Florida, from 20-23 April, 2009, saw over 7,300 visitors ranging from risk and insurance management executives to brokers, insurers and service providers.
The organisers, Stuarts Walkers Hersant, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Cayman National Funds Services, hosted a full-house with a roster of speakers of international calibre. Attendees were impressed by the level of expertise exhibited by internationally renowned economists, lawyers and liquidation specialists sporting a veritable alphabet soup of qualifications