- May 30: The Future of Work, Platforms, and Insurance
The on-demand economy is driving new methods of work. Products and services that leverage digital tools are emerging rapidly. Much of the development and use of these tools occurs outside of traditional arrangements. Until recently, this had little impact on insurance.
- May 22: InsurTech: Going Hard or Hardly Going?
To avoid being “disrupted,” and (potentially) to improve the balance sheet, some insurers are driving experimentation of Insurance Technology. Some initiatives are geography-specific and, from a global perspective, the commitment is underfunded. Is this just the nature of today's innovation paradigm, or are we treating InsurTech as a lower priority?
- May 16: Customer Experience Focus: Worth the While?
Insurers are realizing that improving customer experience (CX) can bolster the bottom line. The good news is that digital tools align well to support improved CX. The bad news is that real changes are not sustainable without more fundamental transformation at the technology and business levels. On balance, is this worth your while?
- May 9: Insuring the Digital Economy: A Slice of On-Demand Insurance
Slice Labs Inc. is an insurtech startup which has developed what it claims is “the world's first on-demand insurance platform to support the on-demand economy,” with an on-demand offering for ride-sharing.
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