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Insurity’s Annual User Conference ‘Connected 2014’ Draws Significant Increase in Attendees
|By Business Wire
|May 15, 2014 08:03 AM EDT
Inc., a provider of core insurance processing and data integration
and analysis solutions, recently welcomed customers, partners, analysts,
and prospects to its annual user conference, Connected 2014, on April
28-30 in New Orleans. The event continues to attract more and more from
the Insurity community with over a 25% year over year growth in
attendees, demonstrating Insurity’s expanding market coverage and
growing customer footprint. The forum brings together the Insurity
community of customers, partners, prospects, and employees to network,
learn, share knowledge and best practices, and maximize the value of
investments in Insurity solutions.
The theme of the event focused on showcasing the flexibility and depth
of functionality of Insurity’s solutions and services to continue to
enable customers to achieve their business objectives today while
ensuring investment protection for the future. The theme was infused
throughout the agenda from customer use cases and roadmaps with
particular focus on Insurance Enterprise View (IEV) as an enabler, to
core system modernization, to the breadth and depth of the Insurance
Decisions Suite across Policy Decisions, Claims Decisions, Billing
Decisions and Reinsurance.
The event offered several networking opportunities for all attendees in
the unique and fun atmosphere of New Orleans. A full two-day agenda
included over two dozen general and breakout sessions ranging from
customer presented case studies, innovation in Insurity technology,
thought leadership, analyst insights, and hands-on technical workshops.
Insurity CEO Jeffrey Glazer presented a keynote on Insurity’s vision of
the industry and the company’s investment focus to deliver on that
vision. The keynote was followed by a customer facilitated industry
analyst panel on “Disruptors to the Industry”.
Commenting on the event, Insurity customer Chuck Fillizola, Vice
President & & Chief Information Officer with Sompo Japan Nipponkoa
American, said, “Insurity’s Connected event is extremely valuable for
our organization --- we brought a cross section of key people from
multiple disciplines, including Underwriting, Claims, Industry
Reporting, Operations and IT to the event. Each team member was able to
interact with other customers as well as the Insurity team. The event’s
format and length is the right fit for our organization’s needs,
providing a good balance between valuable educational content and
facilitating networking time. Insurity does a good job of listening to
’us customers‘ and expressing how their plans for the future align to
our reported plans.”
Lani Cathey, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing with Insurity,
added, “Our customers are our number one priority and our annual
Connected event gives us all an opportunity to extend our appreciation
for their continued support and invaluable feedback throughout the year.
We were excited to have them together to share how they are using our
solutions to achieve their business goals. Listening to and learning
from our customers continues to helps us tremendously as we plan for the
future and take our offerings to the next level.”
Insurity customer speakers included: FCCI Insurance Group, Nationwide
Agribusiness, Alaska National, Sompo Japan Nipponkoa American, Zurich,
Crum & Forster, Chubb Insurance Company, and Scottsdale Insurance
The agenda included analyst, consultant, and partner speakers: Chad
Hersh from Novarica, Donald Light from Celent, Karen Furtado from
Strategy Meets Action, Karen Pauli from CEB TowerGroup, Wayne Umland of
Wayne Umland Consulting, and Bill Tedrick of NxTech.
Karen Furtado, Partner with Strategy Meets Action, said, “As an industry
analyst, it was a pleasure to see the open, honest, and valuable
interaction between Insurity and its customers. Insurity’s commitment to
its customer base is evident and was validated by the many positive
customer comments I heard while attending Connected.”
Insurity, Inc. enables property & casualty insurers to modernize their
enterprise and achieve their business goals. Insurity’s core processing
applications and data integration and analysis solutions are backed by
rich insurance expertise and are in production with over 100 insurers,
processing billions of dollars of premium each month. Insurity’s
solutions address the needs of all carriers – from 15 of the Top 20
insurers to small or regional commercial, personal, or specialty lines
writers, as well as MGAs. For more information about Insurity, call
860-616-7721 or visit www.insurity.com.
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