What’s Happening In The DIA Community Vol. 11 – DIA Community News
We see accelerators in The DIA Community making steps with new developments that have their eyes on the future. Insurtechs, insurers and investors are pushing innovations and new opportunities. InvestHK is launching a programme to boost fintech development and Adacta recently introduced a portal to support remote sales.
Many of these opportunities also connect seamless to the Four Post-Covid Trends Insurers Should Tap Into . One of those trends, Health First, can be accelerated with solutions of companies like PAI Health and dacadoo. Both insurtechs have entered partnerships in order to promote health awareness and to help people build health resilience.
Scroll down to find out what other companies in The DIA Community have been up to!
InvestHK unveils Global Fast Track Programme to boost fintech development
Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK) unveiled the Global Fast Track Programme, a business-driven programme within Hong Kong Fintech Week (HKFW), to help local and global fintech enterprises leverage Hong Kong’s resilience and fintech opportunities to scale business and accelerate innovation. The Fast Track programme plugs fintech enterprises directly into Hong Kong’s ecosystem of regulators, business leaders, corporates and investors to propel their ventures across Hong Kong and elsewhere in the GuangdongHong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area and Asia where digitisation and fintech adoption are surging.
Adacta Fintech Swiftly Launches Enhanced AdInsure Agent Portal to Support Remote Sales
Adacta Fintech announced the launch of new AdInsure Agent Portal functionalities. Remote Sales Support is designed as a direct response to social distancing and is set to empower and guide insurance agents through a personalized sales process in person or remotely. Insurers can now equip their sales teams with modern, flexible, and intuitive tools. With a personalized client interface that is uniquely tailored to every individual, the portal interface allows clients to follow a simplified process and track instant changes to their policy and calculations.
PAI Health an Prudential enter partnership to deliver the new way to measure physical activity on digital health app
PAI Health and Prudential announced that PAI Health’s science-backed activity metric for heart health, known as Personal Activity Intelligence, will be featured in the Pulse by Prudential (Pulse) digital health app, the first of its kind to offer holistic health management to consumers in Asia. Mr. Nic Nicandrou, Chief Executive of Prudential Corporation Asia, said, “It has never been a more important time than now to help people build health resilience and boost immunity by adopting a more active lifestyle. We are excited to add PAI Health’s programme to our platform and provide new actionable heart health insights to users, so we can help them live healthy and well, for longer.”
ZhongAn Online targets family insurance coverage
ZhongAn Online P&C Insurance has just upgraded its core health protection plan to better meet growing demand for family-based insurance coverage. Demand for family-based protection has become prominent with the improvement of people’s awareness of health protection. The cover now aims to provide customized guarantees for insured users’ family members, from infants just 30 days old to people 80 years of age.
dacadoo partners with SOMPO Himawari Life to launch health engagement app “Linkx score”
Utilizing the Health Score technology of DIA Alumnis dacadoo, SOMPO Himawari Life will be transforming itself into a health support company. With the aim of motivating customers to lead a healthier lifestyle and support their health through Insurance and Health, “Insurehealth”, that combines existing “Insurance” with “healthcare” functionalities. The platform will also connect health activities and be able to implement the collected data with health risk prediction and illness prevention in order to promote health awareness.
UiPath has been named a Leader in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Robotic Process Automation
UiPath, that presented their solutions at DIA in the past, has been named a Leader in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Robotic Process Automation. UiPath is focused on delivering a platform that not only offers best-in-class Robotic Process Automation (RPA), but combines RPA with artificial intelligence (AI), task and process mining, document understanding, and more to support the end-to-end automation journey.
Carpe Data Engaged By Farmers Insurance to Identify New Growth in Business Insurance Lines
Carpe Data has begun working with Farmers Insurance, to enhance and accelerate Farmers Insurance’ ability to identify, qualify and underwrite small businesses to grow business insurance accounts across the U.S. Carpe Data sources unique data elements, leveraging natural language processing, artificial intelligence, machine-learning and the latest in data science to provide critical insights across the small business policy lifecycle.
Twingz successfully mastered the 24-hour iot challenge in summerhack 2020
This year’s Twingz SummerHack brought together over 15 teams of IT experts, insurance organizations and students from around the world to address some of the challenges of the “Internet of Things” in the insurance industry. While the industry is aware of the importance and potential of IoT, the big breakthrough is still to come. The time has come to close this innovation gap, and so the Live Pitch Event and the virtual hackathon were created.