More Data Is Not Better…Better Data Is Better – Debunking The Myth That More Data & Technology Will Obsolete Insurance

More Data Is Not Better…Better Data Is Better – Debunking The Myth That More Data & Technology Will Obsolete Insurance

  On Billiards “If you know a set of basic parameters concerning the ball at rest, can compute the resistance of the table (quite elementary), and can gauge the strength of the impact, then it is rather easy to predict what would happen at the first hit. The second impact becomes more complicated, but possi­ble; … Read more

Examining The Investment Potential Of Purely Digital Residential Insurers

Examining The Investment Potential Of Purely Digital Residential Insurers

Originally published at InsNerds.com by Nick Lamparelli   Lately, I have been publishing posts related to the investment potential of various new #InsurTech startups based on a mental model that I process my hypotheses through. Briefly, for an #InsurTech startup to create significant returns for investors it must be able to create and capture significant value … Read more

A career in insurance?!? – Isn’t AI going to take my job?!?

A career in insurance?!? – Isn’t AI going to take my job?!?

This article originally published on InsNerds.com. Note from Tony: For years I have tried to find balance between the insurance talent crisis and the Coming Robopocalypse of Knowledge Jobs, Brian answers the question brilliantly! Robots in factories, autonomous vehicles (AV) on the road, artificial intelligence in insurance – jobs that once helped build the middle class … Read more

Should We Say Goodbye To “Time” As One Of The Key Element Of Mutuality Within The Insurance Portfolio? Does On Demand Insurance Make Sense?

Should We Say Goodbye To “Time” As One Of The Key Element Of Mutuality Within The Insurance Portfolio? Does On Demand Insurance Make Sense?

This article was originally published on InsNerds.com The title of this article comes from a post, on LinkedIn from Matteo Carbone who is undoubtedly an insurtech thought leader. The question being asked is are we at a point where insurance can be “turned-on” when needed and “turned-off” when not needed? Why do policyholders need to … Read more

What Could Prevent Internet of Things #IoT Devices And #Insurance From Truly Partnering?

What Could Prevent Internet of Things #IoT Devices And #Insurance From Truly Partnering?

“If you go back sixty-four generations, to the time of the Romans, the number of people on whose cooperative efforts your eventual existence depends has risen to approximately one million trillion, which is several thousand times the total number of people who have ever lived!.” ― Bill Bryson, A Short History of Nearly Everything A … Read more