2014 Innovation in Action ... Insurer Highlights

An SMA Research Brief

Karen Furtado, Partner
Publication Date:
September 29, 2014
Number of Pages:
$4,500.00 USD

Each year SMA recognizes several insurers and solution providers that demonstrate real progress in transforming and deploying next-generation technology for advantage. In this special edition report, the impact of innovation in insurance is discussed, and nominations for the SMA Innovation in Action Award for Insurers are summarized. Twelve creative projects that are embracing next-gen technologies and leveraging innovative approaches to solve important business challenges are highlighted, and include SMA commentary on the influence of innovation and transformation of the award winners..

The examples presented in this report can provide valuable insights and information for insurers, solution providers, and industry watchers as they examine the progress that is being made by insurers of all sizes, writing all lines of business, and employing a variety of distribution channels.

Table of Contents

  • Innovation in Action in Insurance 2
  • AssureStart 6
  • Ingenie 9
  • PURE Group of Insurance Companies (PURE) 12
  • The Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company of Canada 15
  • CAA Insurance Inc. 17
  • Foresters 19
  • Grange Insurance 22
  • Guide One 24
  • Manitoba Teachers’ Society 26
  • Scottsdale Insurance Company 28
  • West Bend Mutual Insurance Company 30
  • Women’s Life Insurance Society 32
  • SMA Call to Action 34
  • About Strategy Meets Action 34