Women In Insurance Tech Conference | September 18 - 19, 2024 | Boston - USA

Women in
Insurance Tech Conference

Celebrating Insurance's foremost women of influence and leadership

September 18 - 19, 2024 | Boston - USA

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  • About The Event

    Whilst women are swaying almost all verticals and sectors across the globe, we are celebrating the insurance industry's foremost women of influence and leadership at the Women in Insurance Tech Conference on September 18 - 19, 2024 | Boston - USA | Boston - USA.

    With two day precisely designed agenda, the conference will invite the most influential women leaders from the leading insurance companies to enlighten the technological disruption through modes like AI, ML, Big Data & IoT.

    Witness the interactive sessions, anecdotal presentations, and engaging panel discussions at this two-day in-person event!

    Not trying to Empower Women in Insurance! Rather, we are empowering the insurance world with the influence of women leaders from insurance.

    This conference will bring 250+ insurance industry decision-makers together in person, both men, and women, to learn lessons, forge strategies, and tackle the biggest digital transformation challenges encountered by the insurance sectors.

    Key Highlights

    Women & Leadership in Insurance World | Key Customer Engagement Models | Technological Disruption in Insurance World | Role of AI-ML, Big Data & IoT in the Insurance sector


    WHY SHOULD YOU ATTEND

    • Hear key strategies for leadership development and exchange of ideas among peers
    • New world, new customers, new solutions – Better customer experiences for the foreseeable future
    • Digital disruption – Know how you can leverage technologies such as analytics, blockchain and cloud to advantage
    • Real-time risk insights by mastering emerging and disruptive technology
    • Network with some of the US insurance industry’s most influential women leaders
    • Make your presence where leaders and innovators come together

    Who Should Attend

    The event will witness the perfect blend of leadership across the insurance sector who are looking to gain insights and wish to stay ahead in their digital transformation journey.
    The attendee mix will observe CIOs, CTOs, CEOs, VP, Directors, Heads, and managers from the insurance domain including:

    • Brokers/agents
    • Retail agents
    • Claim Adjusters
    • Underwriters
    • Actuaries

    C-Level Executives – 16% | Heads, Directors & Presidents – 33% | SVP, VP, EVP & AVP – 15% | Managers & Leads – 29% | Other – 7%

    2023 Speakers

    If you wish to participate as a speaker, kindly write an email with your details at rini@altaworld.tech 

    Bobbie Shrivastav

    Bobbie Shrivastav
    Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer
    Benekiva

    Jennifer Wilson

    Jennifer Wilson
    Cyber Leader
    Newfront

    Vinita Jajware-Beatty

    Vinita Jajware-Beatty

    President
    Toronto Insurance Women's Association (TIWA)

    Megan Duty

    Megan Duty
    Vice President
    Puritan Life

    Marissa-Buckley

    Marissa Buckley
    Co-founder & Fractional CGO
    Brilliantly

    Laurel Jordan

    Laurel Jordan
    Head of CoE for Claims
    EXL

    Dipali Trivedi

    Dipali Trivedi
    Co-founder and CTO
    Everyday Life

    Gina Hardy

    Gina Hardy
    Chief Executive Officer
    North Carolina Joint Underwriting Association

    Patricia Farve

    Patricia Farve
    Vice President of Claims Operations
    Crawford and Company

    Janet Moylan

    Janet Moylan
    Senior Vice President, North America Underwriting Operations
    Allied World Insurance

    Grace-Hanson

    Grace Hanson
    Board of Directors
    Buildchange

    Monica Adwani

    Monica Adwani
    Chief Operating Officer
    BRZ Insurance

    Margeaux Giles

    Margeaux Giles
    Technology Council Chairperson
    Insurance Agency Owner Alliance

    Erin McClintock

    Erin McClintock
    Underwriting Director of Innovation
    Nationwide Financial

    Becky Franklin

    Becky Franklin
    Life Sciences, Tech & Cyber Technical Director
    The Hanover Insurance Group

    Caitlin Saenz

    Caitlin Saenz
    Chief Operating Officer
    Coverhound

    Heather Majewski

    Heather Majewski
    Independent Consultant | Head of Americas Life & Health Solutions
    Former Swiss Re

    Kim

    Kim Poulopoulos
    Head Growth Innovation & Senior Vice President
    Swiss Re America Holding Corporation

    Meredith Barnes-Cook

    Meredith Barnes-Cook
    Partner
    ReSource Pro Consulting

    Bridget Ray

    Bridget Ray
    Executive Vice President, Accident & Health
    Federal Life

    Jane J. Wang

    Jane J. Wang
    CEO
    Optimity

    Laura Vail Wooster

    Laura Vail Wooster
    Head of Marketing
    Reframe Financial

    pallavi nigam

    Pallavi Nigam
    Senior Director Digital Transformation
    Infosys

    Christina Lucas

    Christina Lucas
    C-Suite Business Leader

    Peilin Corbanese

    Peilin Corbanese
    VP Analytics- Life Insurance
    EXL Services

    Laura Wheeler

    Laura Wheeler
    Senior Director, Underwriting Innovation & Analytics
    Transamerica

    Nichole Myers

    Nichole Myers
    Chief Underwriter
    Ethos

    Krista Eager

    Krista Eager
    Director of Product
    Benekiva

    Susan-Powers

    Susan Powers,
    Assistant Vice President
    Boston Insurance Brokerage

    Candy Boschard

    Candy Boschard
    Director Product Innovation & Delivery
    Arbitration Forums, Inc.

    Marieta Baykal

    Marieta Baykal
    Head of Strategy and Finance
    MassMutual

    Sue Rubin

    Sue Rubin
    VP, Insurance Vertical
    Softtek

    Wendy Aarons-Corman

    Wendy Aarons-Corman
    CEO & President
    OWIT Global

    Deb Smallwood

    Deb Smallwood
    CEO & Founder
    Deb M. Smallwood LLC

    Henna Karna

    Dr. Henna Karna
    GM, Global Industry Solutions for Insurance
    Google

    Kristen Bessette

    Kristen Bessette
    Chief Actuary, Data and Analytics Officer
    QBE North America

    Nancy Casbarro

    Nancy Casbarro
    Analyst
    Datos Insights (Novarica)

    Rachelle Villalon

    Rachelle Villalon
    Founder, Executive Chairman & CTO
    Hosta AI

    Jess Vargas,

    Jess Vargas
    Delivery Lead
    Benekiva

    Maria-Beaulieu

    Yang Yang
    Head of Life Analytics
    Verisk

    Maria-Beaulieu

    Maria Beaulieu
    Vice President, Digital Underwriting Transformation
    RGA

    Ling Cui,

    Ling Cui
    Head of Marketing Analytics, Research & Technology
    MassMutual

    Event Schedule

    Here is our event schedule

    Registration and Networking

    Getting Acquainted with the conference environment

    Welcome Note by Altaworld

    Opening remarks by Chairperson


    Vinita Jajware-Beatty, President, Toronto Insurance Women's Association

    Session Title: Newer Leadership Strategies and Insurance sector

    Panel discussion: Changing Dynamics of Women leadership in insurance world

    Moderator: Vinita Jajware-Beatty, President, Toronto Insurance Women's Association

    Panellists:

    Megan Duty, Vice President, Puritan Life

    Gina Hardy, Chief Executive Officer, North Carolina Joint Underwriting Association

    Marissa Buckley, Co-founder & Fractional CGO, Brilliantly

    Margeaux Giles, Chief Executive Officer, Irus Insurtech Inc.

    Patricia Farve

    Tackling regulatory alignment - Priority concern for insurers around the globe

    Patricia Farve, CLMP, VP, Claims Operations - East Region, Crawford Global Technical Services

    Bobbie-Shrivastav

    Transforming Insurance: Embrace Innovation Now for Industry Leadership

    Uncover the profound impact of deliberate digital transformation within the insurance sector through an exhilarating keynote delivered by Bobbie Shrivastav, COO of Benekiva. With a focus on "Transforming Insurance: Embracing Innovation Now for Industry Leadership," she will delve into the strategies for shaping internal buy-in and change management among claims, servicing professionals, technical experts, and senior leaders. This dynamic approach aims to facilitate revolutionary enhancements to customer experiences and client interactions, while also fostering the advancement of claims and servicing automation. By elevating associate satisfaction and fostering generational loyalty, valuable opportunities for differentiation among insurance carriers are encouraged.

    Bobby Shrivastav, Co-founder & COO, Benekiva

    Morning Refreshment & Networking

    Session Title: Customer Engagement & Digital Era

    Peilin Corbanese

    Elevating the customer journey with AI

    Peilin Corbanese, VP Analytics-Life Insurance, EXL

    Round table: Digitizing the customer experience for Future

    Moderator: Meredith Barnes-Cook, Partner, ReSource Pro

    Panellists:

    Erin McClintock, Director of Underwriting Innovation Individual Products & Solutions, Nationwide

    Laura Wheeler, Senior Director, Underwriting Innovation & Analytics, Transamerica

    Susan Powers, Assistant Vice President, Boston Insurance Brokerage

    Candy Boschard, Director Product Innovation & Delivery, Arbitration Forums, Inc

    Deb Smallwood, CEO & Founder, Deb M. Smallwood LLC

    Lunch and Networking Break

    Jennifer Wilson

    Current state of the market – as it is ever changing, and the future of cyber

    The talk will include recent SEC considerations, the constant threat of ransomware attacks, as well as the pros and cons of AI.

    Jennifer Wilson, Cyber Leader, Newfront

    Caitlin Saenz

    Improving CX in Insurance Communications: Act now, plan for the future

    Let’s explore how what I call “AI Lite” can revolutionize customer experience, particularly in discontinuing incoming phone calls, optimizing website use, and ensuring customer-centric change for the future.

    Caitlin Saenz, Chief Operating Officer, Coverhound

    Panel Discussion: Insurtech Innovation and Success Factors in the Industry Ecosystem

    Moderator: Heather Majewski, Independent Consultant | Head of Americas Life & Health Solutions Former Swiss Re

    Panellists:

    Kim Poulopoulos, Head Growth Innovation & Senior Vice President, Swiss Re America Holding Corporation

    Nichole Myers, Chief Underwriter, Ethos

    Laura Vail Wooster, Head of Marketing, Reframe Financial

    Afternoon Refreshment & Networking

    Panel Discussion: Achieving Data Integrity for Insurer Transformational Efficiencies

    Moderator: Nancy Casbarro, Analyst, Datos Insights (Novarica)

    Panellists:

    Dr. Henna Karna, Former GM, GOOGLE Insurance Industry Solutions,

    Janet D. Moylan, SVP, Chief Operating Officer North America Underwriting,, AWAC Services Company, Inc

    Wendy Aarons-Cornman, CEO, OWIT Global

    Janet D. Moylan

    Leading Cross-functional teams to accelerate innovation

    Janet D. Moylan, SVP, Chief Operating Officer North America Underwriting,, AWAC Services Company, Inc

    Creating your Tribe for Industry Access

    Moderator: Bobby Shrivastav, Co-founder & COO, Benekiva

    Panellists:

    Jess Vargas, Delivery Lead, Benekiva

    Megan Duty, Vice President, Puritan Life

    Laurel Jordan, Head of CoE for Claims, EXL

    Closing remarks by Chairperson

    Networking & Drink receptiong

    Day 1 – End of the Day Networking

    Registration and Networking

    Getting Acquainted with the conference environment

    Welcome Note by Altaworld

    Welcome Note by Chairperson

    Session Title: Connected Insurance, Technology Disruptions & Data Analytics

    Panel Discussion: Insurance 2030 -The impact of AI on the future of insurance

    Moderator: Vinita Jajware-Beatty, President, Toronto Insurance Women's Association

    Panellists:

    Dipali Trivedi, Co-founder & CTO, Everyday life

    Becky Franklin, Life Sciences, Tech & Cyber Technical Director, The Hanover Insurance Group

    Christina Lucas, C-Suite Business Leader

    Sue Rubin, VP, Insurance Vertical, Softtek

    Kristen Bessette, Chief Actuary, Data and Analytics Officer, QBE North America

    Panel Discussion: The New Game - How to harness data & CX as superpowers

    Moderator: Jane J. WangCEO, Optimity

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    Panellists:

    Marieta Baykal, Head of Strategy and Finance, MassMutual

    Maria Beaulieu, Vice President, Digital Underwriting Transformation, RGA

    Yang Yang, Head of Life Analytics, Verisk

    Ling Cui, Head of Marketing Analytics, Research & Technology, MassMutual

    Morning Refreshment & Networking

    Grace Hanson

    Using Technology and Insurance to Move the Energy Transition Forward

    Grace Hanson, Board of Directors, Buildchange


    Session Title: Process Automation: Claims, Underwriting, Customer Journey and more

    Fire Side Chat: How AI & automation help insurers deliver exceptional claims experience

    Moderator: Krista Eger, Director of Product, Benekiva

    Panellists:

    Laurel Jordan, Head of CoE for Claims, EXL

    Lunch & Networking Break

    Enhancing underwriting outcomes by Combining AI with Automation

    Pallavi Nigam, Senior Director Digital Transformation, Infosys

    Monica Adwani

    How to Leverage on New Customer Engagement Models Capturing Untapped Revenue

    Monica Adwani, Chief Operating Officer, BRZ Insurance

    Closing remarks by Chairperson

    Day 2 – Networking Session


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