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Hippo's CIO talks about the future of home insurance

Home insurance doesn't at first glance seem like the focus for 21st century technology advances. In fact, many home insurance policies were written in the 1960s and were designed to cover items now considered antiquated. "Like fur coats, pewter bowls, gold bullion, stock certificates, and even the maintenance of crypts,” laughs Richard McCathron, head of Hippo Insurance, in an interview with Oliver Wyman’s Paul Ricard at Insuretech Connect 2018 in Las Vegas this past fall.

The CEO of Groundspeed on unlocking the power of data.

There were dozens of insurtech companies in the exposition hall at Las Vegas’s MGM Grand Hotel, the locale for the Insuretech Connect 2018 conference sponsored by Oliver Wyman. Many of these new companies had great ideas that could potentially disrupt and transform the insurance industry.

Credit Karma Unveils New Auto Insurance Solution at ITC 2018

An ongoing theme at InsureTech Connect 2018 (ITC18) was finding a customer need and delivering a customer-based solution. ITC18 went beyond mere discussion from the outset as attendees of Credit Karma founder and CEO Kenneth Lin’s keynote “Karma in Insurance” discovered.

MMC President & CEO on technology and change across the insurance industry

John Drzik on understanding where to use insurtech as a business accelerant

In the second content discussion at ITC 2018 to feature contributions from Marsh, John Drzik, President Global Risk and Digital, presented the broker point of view in a lively discussion of where legacy processes and systems fit into the fast-changing world of insurtech.

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Roost brings smart sensors and customer-focused connectivity to P&C

The popular press has written about how car sensors are transforming the auto insurance, but property and casualty companies are also looking to sensors to transform their business too.

Santosh Perumbadi, Simply Business

Oliver Wyman’s Paul Ricard caught up with Santosh Perumbadi from Simply Business at InsureTech Connect 2018. Founded in 2005, Simply Business is an online business insurance brokerage that specializes in small business insurance. As a wholly-owned subsidiary of Traveller’s, what’s it like to take up the insurtech challenge from within a Fortune 200 company?

Oliver Wyman's Rick Chavez on Meeting Mega-Disruptions in Insurance

Flashing blue disco lights, pop music, a half dozen very large TV screens, and thousands of people. Sound like insurance? It’s insurance disrupted. This morning at ITC 2018 Rick Chavez, Oliver Wyman partner and the head of the America’s Digital Strategy Acceleration Practice gave a keynote describing the opportunities for legacy insurers trying to transform their business.

Review of key themes and trends in insurtech

Last year at InsureTech Connect we outlined six amazing technologies already reshaping insurance: drones / robotics, conversational artificial intelligence (AI), computer vision, sensors, blockchain, and genomics. So what’s happened in that time in these areas, and what’s new and upcoming? Over the next few posts let’s revisit these themes and see where things are, and where they could go.

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