2024 THIA Innovation Summit

September 26, 2024, 8:45 AM - 5:00 PM


Join Us on September 26, 2024

Reserve your spot today for THIA’s Innovation Summit which returns this fall for a day of engagement and insights into the issues, solutions and trends affecting the travel health insurance industry.

This year’s Summit will take place on Thursday, September 26th (the day after THIA’s AGM) at Manulife’s conference space in Downtown Toronto from 8:45 AM – 5:00 PM EST, cocktail reception to follow.*   We are pleased to advise that this space is wheelchair accessible.

Space is limited and sure to fill up quickly and Early Bird pricing is only available until August 9, 2024.

*Event information is subject to change.

This Year’s Innovation Summit Highlights

Navigating Disruption: Travel Health Insurance in a Time of Change

At this one-day summit, we will be exploring the impact of emerging technologies, consumer expectations and a shifting global landscape on the travel health insurance industry, while meeting travel health insurance leaders and other industry experts.

The Summit will feature two keynote speakers, provocative panels, technology experts and information about emerging businesses that are helping transform our industry and adjacent industries.

A light breakfast, lunch and a networking cocktail reception at the end of the day are included in your purchase price.

Keynote Speakers

images/Ramy_Nassar_Picture.jpeg    Ramy Nassar: With nearly 25 years of experience in technology and as former Head of Innovation for Mattel, Ramy leads sessions focused on AI and emerging technology, and disruption with organizations worldwide. His insights offer valuable perspectives on strategic foresight and the impact of emerging technology on the fast-changing landscape of business

Todd Hirsch: Todd is an internationally renowned economist, keynote speaker, and author whose research and work focuses on enhancing adaptability in an ever-changing world. Having had a front row seat to key issues transforming the global economy for the past 25 years, he provides dynamic, clear-eyed insights on adaptability, creativity, and resilience to help industry and business leaders prepare for a future that is volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous.



THIA Member pricing is valid for active THIA members and non-member colleagues at their company. Non-members must be registered by an active THIA member.

  • THIA Members Early Bird ticket (through August 9, 2024): $250 per person
  • THIA Members Standard ticket: $300 per person

  • Non-Members ticket: $350 per person


THIA has reserved a limited number of hotel rooms for attendees of our AGM on September 25th and the Innovation Summit on the 26th. The rooms are at the Canopy by Hilton Toronto Yorkville (387 Bloor Street East, Toronto ON M4W 1H7), a short walk from the Innovation Summit venue. The price is $359 per night plus applicable taxes. To take advantage of this rate, you must reserve by August 9, 2024. Visit here to reserve your room.

We strongly encourage those attendees who are travelling to Toronto for the event to ensure they have appropriate travel insurance coverage.

Cancellation Policy

No refunds will be granted after purchase. Attendance can be transferred by contacting info@thiaonline.com.


If your company would like to sponsor THIA's Innovation Summit, please contact Tony Abou-Assaleh at taa@titanfile.com.

Thank you to our venue sponsor Manulife for providing its state-of-the-art space for this event and to our other sponsors for their support.

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