Weekly Brief


Weekly Brief

Thursday, January 23,2020

Feature of the Week

Insurance claims management is being powered by drone technology resulting in faster and efficient claims processing.  Read more
Chatbots are leveling the ground for insurance startups by providing unparalleled benefits.  Read more
Insurance agency management can reach new heights of efficiency with the help of automation.  Read more

CIO Viewpoint

By Sebastian Pariath, COO & CIO, John Hancock  
Very quickly these new players become frustrated. Getting the data was not so easy.  Read more
By Liz Tluchowski, CIO, Frenkel & Company  
After 30 years of having seen and taken part in the world of networks, cloud computing, virus concerns, super storms, and most importantly defense against hacking, I wondered what was there to write about.  Read more

Featured Vendors

By Thomas Chesbrough, SVP, Marketing, P&C Sales & Client ServicesBob Gurley, VP  
Delivers the industry’s widest range of technology solutions and services to insurance carriers, agents, and broker-dealers  Read more
By Timothy Paris, CEO  
Provides behavioral analytics and assumption modeling services for insurance companies  Read more
By Ed Dubens, Founder & CEO  
eDriving helps organizations to reduce collisions, injuries, license violations and Total Cost of Ownership through a patented closed-loop driver risk management program. Mentor by eDriving’s comprehensive system provides behavioural insights and actionable intelligence to help organizations build a total view of driver risk within a company-wide crash-free culture to ensure that drivers return home safely to their loved ones at the end of each day. Mentor uses smartphone-based telematics to identify risky driving behavior (e.g., phone use, speeding) and predict future risk levels  Read more

CXO Insights

By Jonathan Charak, FCAS, MAAA, Assistant Vice President and Actuary, Zurich. Vice Chair of the Casualty Actuarial Society's Automated Vehicles Task Force  
The insurance industry is currently undergoing an incredible amount of change, driven by the blistering pace of technological advancements.  Read more
By Allan Robinson, Senior Vice President, Claims, Horace Mann  
As insurance providers look for ways to set themselves apart from the competition, the use of technology in the claim process is a great differentiator.  Read more