10 The Big Fix
Frankenmuth Insurance was originally
satisfied with its imaging system, but
a transformation project led them to
enterprise content management.
12 IT Analysis
Once life insurers realize they
need more functionality for
underwriting, legacy systems
can be stripped down to their
basic task: record-keeping.
Enter the world of insurtech, where insurers
use technology to not only assist their efforts,
but to achieve strategic goals.
39 What Do You Think?
As analytics tools continue to improve, there
seems to be renewed worry that insurance
underwriters may go the way of travel
agents. What do you see in the future for
40 ITA QNA
This month we chat with Jay Weintraub,
founder of Insure Tech Connect, which he
claims will bring together the largest, most
focused, and relevant gathering of insurance
technology entrepreneurs, investors, builders,
buyers, and carriers to Las Vegas on Oct. 5
42 Inside the ITA
New dates, theme announced for ITA’s
annual conference, ITA LIVE 2017.
Contents SEPTEMBER 2016 // ISSUE 6 // VOL. 3
14 Start the Revolution
People have been anticipating major changes in the insurance market for
the last few years, but not necessarily the changes that are currently playing
out with companies such as Slice Labs and Figo Pet Insurance.
For insurers, the journey to
enterprise risk management
can lead not just to
compliance, but competitive
For those charged with
maintaining a company’s
cybersecurity, the worst day of
their career could come without
any notice. Are you prepared to
react to that eventuality?
Nothing will ever be the same in the
6 IT Closeup
No matter what happens with autonomous
driving, the effects will be dramatic.
36 Innovation Corner
Change is inevitable, but
unless insurers have the
mindset to deal with change
rather than simply shrugging
their shoulders the benefits
will be lost or delayed.
Photo of Rusty
Sproat (and Buster)
by Flint Chaney
Photo of Tim Attia
by Thomas Kletecka