Upcoming Live Events

Insurance & Technology's 2014 Executive Summit
November 9-11, 2014
St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort, Miami

Join an exclusive group of senior-level insurance company executives to network, make valuable new contacts, and learn about industry-leading approaches to big data, customer experience, new operational models, and leadership. Featuring the 2014 Elite Awards presentations, the 2014 Executive Summit offers two intensive days of networking and analysis of the industry's hottest topics and challenges, including:

  • The Insight Advantage: Beyond Big Data to Smart Data
  • Redefining Customer Experience
  • Cloud and Virtualization: The Foundation for Agility
  • Core Stories: Mastering Modernization
  • How to Be a Winner in the New Competitive Environment


November 9, 2014


Live Events Archive

Core Systems Modernization: Overcoming Obstacles, Winning Results
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 Marriott Marquis At this Insurance & Technology Executive Roundtable you will join with your peers in a high-level discussion of the challenges insurance companies face in implementing modern policy administration systems and what is required to realize the promise of today’s state-of-the-art core systems. Discussion topics include: — Improved customer experience and engagement: Policy admin systems provide the foundation. — How modern core platforms can support more advanced use of analytics and business intelligence capabilities. — Enabling a profitable multichannel/omnichannel strategy. — Beyond making the business case: Managing expectations and outcomes for a core modernization initiative. — Best practices in policy admin transformation – success factors and lessons learned.
October 22, 2013
Managing Customer Communications Modernization
October 10, 2013 – 8:30am
Hartford, CT


At this Insurance & Technology Executive Roundtable focused on the issues related to providing a quality policyholder and distributor experience in today’s multi-channel insurance business, we will explore strategies for overcoming the pains of customer communications system modernization. Join with your insurance executive peers to discuss implementation challenges and best practices and learn how to gain competitive advantage with a modern communications infrastructure by:

  • Expanding multichannel marketing capabilities for a unified customer experience
  • Improving staff efficiency at the point of service
  • Ensuring compliance via automated approval processes
  • Reducing total cost of ownership
  • Driving a higher level of engagement and response
  • Leveraging customer and producer data and content
  • Targeting and responding to new growth opportunities

October 10, 2013
SAP Financial Services Forum North America, partnered with InformationWeek Financial Services
A special event for insurance professionals.

You are invited to join us for this two-day financial services forum for a unique opportunity to network with your peers, partake in some thought-provoking discussions, and enjoy breakfast and lunch on us both days.

Following the opening general session of the forum, featuring well-known speakers from throughout the financial services industry, join us for a special afternoon series of sessions and roundtables designed for insurance professionals.

Insurance track topics will include managing risk and compliance - while simultaneously innovating -challenges today’s insurers as they seek to control costs and grow revenues. Learn about the latest strategies and technologies to address speed to market, claims fraud, business agility, unique cloud solutions for insurance, and more!

Some highlights to look forward to:
- Hear from Wharton’s Dr. Howard Kunreuther on improving decisions in “the Most Misunderstood Industry”
- Learn about the latest research on Big Data in insurance from Novarica’s Martina Conlon
- Attend breakout sessions covering claims fraud, telematics, millennial marketing, core insurance, and more
- Get inspired by visionary speakers including Insurance & Technology Senior Editor, Nathan Golia; and, SAP Co-CEO, Bill McDermott
September 18, 2013
New York Hilton Midtown (1335 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10019)
Telematics, Analytics and the Insurance Big Data Opportunity
During this meeting Insurance & Technology's Editor, Nathan Golia; SAS's Global Marketing Director, Stuart Rose; and our guest speaker, Richard Welch of SMA, will provide a starting point for discussions between senior insurance technology executives on the following topics of relevance:
  • Data/Information management: How insurers must be prepared to handle increasing volume, variety and velocity of data for telematics and other purposes.
  • Data Analysis and Visualization: Collection of data from a growing number of connected devices is only the beginning: the real change in the industry will be from the use of data visualization and other tools that enable the analysis of data for business strategies and competitive advantage.
  • Operationalizing Analytics: Data analytics are far from new to insurance, but carriers need to learn to move from back office analysis to enterprise capabilities dedicated to embedding analytics into business processes.

April 18, 2013
W City Center, Chicago
Mobile Offensive: Creating Competitive Advantage at Mobile Customer Touch Points
Insurers have raced to keep pace with consumer adoption of mobile devices, acting from the defensive motive of simply being in the game. However, consumer mobility presents a rich opportunity to get closer to customers, and emerging technologies such as customer communication management (CCM) and e-signature enable carriers to bring new business, policy delivery, claims and policy holder process online — and achieve a competitive advantage in this new mobile environment.
December 11, 2012
The W Chicago Lakeshore, 644 N Lake Shore Drive, Chicago
Competing on Billing: Meeting Rapidly Changing Customer Expectations Through Billing Transformation
Consumerization and recession have combined to force insurance companies to deliver improved service capabilities while simultaneously curbing operational expense: at a time when growth is elusive and revenue is constrained, carriers must respond to rapid changes in customer expectations or lose competitive advantage. Across retail industries and even other financial services sectors customers are becoming accustomed to real-time billing capabilities delivered through their channels of choice.
November 29, 2012
Westin Times Square, New York City
Insurance & Technology's 14th Annual Executive Summit
The Age of Consumerization: Competing on Insight, Speed & Trust
Gain insider access to information about the strategies and technologies that will transform insurance as we know it.

At this 14th Annual Executive Summit an exclusive group of senior-level insurance company executives to network, make valuable new contacts, and learn about industry-leading approaches to channel profitability, operational and transaction excellence, and organizational effectiveness.

For more information and to register, click here.
Nov. 4-7, 2012
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Insurance & Technology's 13th Annual Executive Summit
The Leadership Challenge: Driving Growth, Optimizing Resources
Insurance & Technology's 2011 Executive Summit is an exclusive, invitation-only event for senior-level insurance company/carrier executives who have technology decision-making and buying responsibilities. At this year's Summit you’ll gain an edge on reconciling these imperatives, and will learn how top carriers are incorporating the trends and technologies that drive growth, profitability and compliance.

For more information and to register, click here.
November 6-9, 2011
Carefree, Arizona
Optimizing Customer Experience Through Multichannel Communications
A Insurance & Technology Executive Roundtable
As customer service expectations continue to evolve rapidly in the direction of Web 2.0 and anytime/anywhere mobile communications, how must insurers adapt? Join your peers at this Executive Roundtable to discuss best practices and challenges in customer communications and reducing cost while improving customer experience
Seating is Limited at this Roundtable. Click Here to Register.

For more information, email insuranceandtech@techweb.com.
December 8, 2010
New York, NY
Insurance & Technology's 12th Annual Executive Summit
Gearing Up for Growth
Insurance & Technology's 2010 Executive Summit is an exclusive, invitation-only event for senior-level insurance company/carrier executives who have technology decision-making and buying responsibilities. At this year's Summit you’ll gain access to the resources and intellectual capital you need to help lead your organization into a new era of growth.
For more information, email insuranceandtech@techweb.com

November 7-10, 2010
Carefree, Arizona