Category: Insurance

“Insurance Disrupted | 2015” Conference Awards Limelight Health as Winner of its Insurance StartUp Showcase.

“Insurance Disrupted | 2015” Conference Awards Limelight Health as Winner of its Insurance StartUp Showcase. By: Natalie L. Wood Silicon Valley Innovation Center (SVIC) hosted an Insurance StartUp Showcase as part of its larger “Insurance Disrupted | Silicon Valley 2015” Conference held in Palo Alto on November 19-20th.   The winner of the Showcase was Limelight Health which has a product called QuotePad, it is one of the first real-time, mobile, all-in-one quoting platforms for health insurance and benefits professionals. Limelight Health was one of seven interesting Insurance StartUps competing in the Showcase, which included:  Rig – GroupHub – roost – ... Read more

You don’t have to look far to see examples of how the growth of digital technology has disrupted traditional industries in a big way.

Top 25 Disruptors in the Insurance Industry Matthew Wong, Senior Research Analyst – CB Insights Matthew founded CB Insights, a New York-based research and analysis firm. He is one of the few analysts who have prioritized the burgeoning InsurTech industry and as a result, writes ‘Insurance Tech Insights’, a weekly newsletter and blog that discusses developing trends and investments in insurance.   Florian Graillot, Investor – AXA Strategic Ventures Florian and his company, AXA Strategic Ventures, are hyper focused on investing money in strategic startups driving innovation in the insurance industry. He is a frequent thought leader and contributor to top publications such ... Read more

Silicon Valley Insurance Accelerator Kicks Off this Season with Customer Engagement at the Digital Edge

Silicon Valley Insurance Accelerator and Silicon Valley Innovation Center present Insurance Disrupted Q1: Customer Engagement at the Digital Edge, a 2-day innovation-packed conference on March 22nd-23rd, 2016 at Crowne Plaza in Foster City, CA. Silicon Valley Insurance Accelerator and Silicon Valley Innovation Center present Insurance Disrupted Q1: Customer Engagement at the Digital Edge. It will be a 2-day innovation-packed conference from Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 from 7:30 AM-7:30 PM (PST) to Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 from 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM (PST) at Crowne Plaza in Foster City, CA.   Insurance Disrupted is an exclusive customer-centric technology conference that delivers powerful ... Read more

Kuang Chen, Founder & CEO at Captricity

Insurance Disrupted/Conference 2015 https://youtu.be/2HiorK6FN90Video can’t be loaded: Kuang Chen, Founder & CEO at Captricity (https://youtu.be/2HiorK6FN90)

Robert Mozeika, Executive-Innovation Strategy at Munich Re

Insurance Disrupted/Conference 2015 https://youtu.be/uzqGlofo71cVideo can’t be loaded: Robert Mozeika, Executive-Innovation Strategy at Munich Re (https://youtu.be/uzqGlofo71c)

Sanjeev Kumar, VP, head of Insurance at Saama

Insurance Disrupted/Conference 2015 https://youtu.be/fZmICmyf7QAVideo can’t be loaded: Sanjeev Kumar, VP, head of Insurance at Saama (https://youtu.be/fZmICmyf7QA)

Martha Notarus, Partner at XL-Innovate

Insurance Disrupted/Conference 2015 Martha discusses the future of insurance in a world of reduced/changing risk and pervasive real-time data, how to evaluate opportunities and challenges worth investing in. https://youtu.be/lxe-6-mJbcAVideo can’t be loaded: Martha Notarus, Partner at XL-Innovate (https://youtu.be/lxe-6-mJbcA)

Johnathan Matus, Founder & CEO at Zendrive

Insurance DisruptedI Conference 2015. Big Data and Analytics: Strategies for Next Gen Insurance Big data analytics, AI, and Cognitive Computing are core to the new insurance model, personalized customer engagement, and the high performance operations required to survive. Johnatan speaks about emerging capabilities, strategies, and what it takes to implement them.   https://youtu.be/aVGT0oH3juIVideo can’t be loaded: Johnathan Matus, Founder & CEO at Zendrive (https://youtu.be/aVGT0oH3juI)

DISRUPTING INSURANCE WITH BIG DATA ANALYTICS: C-Suite Strategies Using Big Data Analytics

Silicon Valley Innovation Center Hosted a Special VIP Insurance Thought Leadership Event on Thursday, Oct 15th, 2015 in San Francisco which was sponsored by Saama Technologies on Disrupting Insurance with Big Data Analytics.  The event included leading innovators and thought leaders from insurance companies, venture capital, innovation labs and technology companies discussing the new insurance customer and the critical role of big data analytics in the new digital operating model.Attendees of event were senior level executives dealing with new distribution models, new technologies and changing customer interactions.  All of which are causing major disruptions to many lines of business, but at the same time are also ... Read more

The $5 Trillion Insurance Industry Is Getting a Digital Board of Directors

Silicon Valley Innovation Center (SVIC) and Insurance Thought Leadership (ITL) Partner in Launching SVIC’s 2016 Digital Leadership and Innovation Acceleration Program for Insurance. San Mateo, CA, September 30th, 2015 – Silicon Valley Innovation Center (SVIC) and Insurance Thought Leadership (ITL) are partnering on a new innovation program for insurance executives.  This new program is called, SVIC 2016 Digital Leadership Program for Insurance. With the industry at a digital tipping point, the program will accelerate the development of a new generation of digital insurance leaders through an executive development and strategy program that creates an ongoing innovation dialog between cutting-edge firms ... Read more