ACORD Business Process Initiative Webinar
Interested in exploring ways to align Standards to business processes? Join us for a live webinar on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 10AM EST.
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ACORD P&C XML 2.0 Summit - Innovative Solutions for Future Technologies
Representatives from 15 member organizations recently met with ACORD staff to discuss the future of P&C policy information exchange.
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What is a "gapplication," anyway? David Hurst of West Monroe Partners explains how to fill the holes in your systems, the smart way.
In the second of a two-part series, Chris Ritter of Compare.com discusses how the ability of customers to comparison-shop online will continue to disrupt the insurance industry.
Learn all about current and future developments in ACE certification from Matthew Wenger, one of the masterminds behind the ACORD Certified Expert program.
Quincy Branch, CEO of Branch Benefits Consultants, discusses diversity in the insurance industry: how far we've come, and the challenges that lie ahead.
Watch three of our ACORD Certified Experts go head-to-head to find out who knows the most about the Standards. Are you ready to play along and test your ACE knowledge?
Check out the live pitch at ACORD2015 that won Livegenic the top spot in the Insurance Disruptors category of the 2015 ACORD Insurance Innovation Challenge.
Check out the live pitch at ACORD2015 that won Insurity the top spot in the ACORD Innovators category of the 2015 ACORD Insurance Innovation Challenge.
"Diversity in Action" from Speak Out! The Town Hall at ACORD2015.
Panelists: Stuart Durland, Peter MacDonald, Chris Paradiso, Keith Savino, Billy Van Jura (November 2015)
"OmniChannel & the Customer Journey" from Speak Out! The Town Hall at ACORD2015.
Panelists: Ron Berg, Mark Breading, Ted Joyce, Chris Paradiso (November 2015)
"Security, Privacy & Liability: The Changing Face of Cyber-Risk" from Speak Out! The Town Hall at ACORD2015.
Panelists: Steve Aronson, Gray Nester, Keith Savino (November 2015)
Town Hall 02 - Leadership
What does it mean to have your business process certified, and why does it actually help you retain a competitive advantage? ACORD's Peter Teresi explains the Business Process Initiative and how it will increase efficiency throughout the industry.
ACORD2015 keynote speaker Jared Cohen, founder and director of Google Ideas, discusses the future of technology in society and how it will affect the insurance industry...and the world.
Our ACORD2015 event drew innovators and disruptors from all over the world, to share their ideas with the insurance industry. Here, Bolt Solutions CEO Eric Gewirtzman discusses the launch of Google Compare and how comparison shopping will affect us.
ACORD President & CEO Greg Maciag wipes away the tears after a heartfelt tribute at ACORD2015 to discuss his upcoming retirement and what the future will bring for ACORD and the industry.
Alex Polyakov of Livegenic is named winner of the first ACORD Insurance Innovation Challenge in the Insurance Disruptor category at the ACORD2015 event.
Bruce Broussard of Insurity is named the winner of the first ACORD Insurance Innovation Challenge in the ACORD Innovator category at the ACORD2015 event.
Newly minted ACE Marcio Noguchi of Hartford Consulting Group shares his experience with the ACE Boot Camp and exams at ACORD2015.
Jeanne Carlson of MMG Insurance talks about being one of the newest ACORD ACEs and the importance of ACE bootcamp at ACORD2015.
Some of the recipients of the 2015 ACORD Awards tell us about what this achievement means to them and their companies.
Couldn't make it to London this year? Here are just a few of the highlights of this year's Insurance Technology Congress.
Everyone talks about cybersecurity...but do you know how to actually put theory into practice and figure out your vulnerabilities before you learn the hard way? Cybersecurity expert Casey Fleming tells us how to conduct effective breach exercises.
Robert McIsaac of Novarica discusses the state of innovation in today's insurance industry - what's going right, what's going wrong, and the smart ways to approach the concept of innovation.
Data modeling expert Steve Hoberman breaks down exactly what data modeling is, and how different types of organizations can use it in their day-to-day operations.
Brooks Tingle of John Hancock explains the latest developments in wearable technology and how it allows consumers and their insurance companies to collaborate in unprecedented ways.
Being concerned with the "customer experience" just means good old-fashioned customer service, right? Wrong! David Hurst of West Monroe Partners explains the ways that insurance companies need to see from the current customer's point of view.
Is artificial intelligence a useful tool, a threat to your livelihood, or both? Craig Beattie (Senior Analyst, Celent) explains the latest developments in the world of robotic brains.
Jody Queen-Hubert discusses her work at the School of Risk Management at St. John's University, and the techniques she uses to give her students valuable real-world experience in the insurance industry.
Rich Collier tests the ACORD knowledge of pedestrians in New York City.
ACORD President & CEO Greg Maciag and ACORD Insurance Innovation Challenge architect Bill Hartnett take a quick break during the semi-final round to discuss what's happened, what's going on now, and what's yet to come in the Challenge.
ACORD President & CEO Greg Maciag talks to Doug Hubbard of Hubbard Decision Research about the techniques of applied information economics: the science of estimating.
Doug Johnston, VP of Insurance Solutions at Applied IVANS, shares the results of some recent studies and what they say about standards driving efficiency and, ultimately, profitability for agencies.
Anthony O'Donnell of Insurance Innovation Reporter discusses the latest developments in driverless cars, and how they're already impacting insurance companies.
Innovation Strategist Karen Morris discusses the potential for innovation enabled by the rise of big data. (Part 1 of 2)
Innovation Strategist Karen Morris discusses the potential for innovation enabled by the rise of big data. (Part 2 of 2)
Contestants from the 2015 ACORD Insurance Innovation Challenge answer the fundamental question: what is innovation?
Dax Craig of Valen Analytics explains the impact of Google's recent moves into the insurance business.
Insurance mobile app expert Kiki Johnson gives us the lowdown on how apps look from both the business and consumer points of view, and what you need to have in mind when launching your own.
ACORD is the language of technology that enables millions of transactions and activities and helps enrich your future.
Bill Hartnett describes the latest advances in augmented reality and 3D printing technology, and how they'll affect the insurance industry.
Kimberly Holmes, Global Head of Strategic Analytics for XL Group, evaluates the business value of data & analytics and the benefits and challenges involved in its implementation.
Kathleen Swain, Innovation Advisor at USAA, discusses recent regulatory developments in the use of drones by insurance companies.
ACORD President & CEO Gregory Maciag interviews Aaron Soline of the National Insurance Crime Bureau on using data and social media to uncover insurance fraud.
Social media marketing expert Ryan Hanley gives his tips for using non-traditional technologies to reach consumers in the digital age. (Part 1 of 2)
Social media marketing expert Ryan Hanley explains the Four Components of Social Media and how to most effecitively put them to work for your business. (Part 2 of 2)
ACORD's Johnell Johnson and blogger DJ Waldow discuss the ways business can humanize their customer interactions.
Anthony O'Donnell (Insurance Innovation Reporter) discusses "gamification" with Johnell Johnson.
Mark Breading of Strategy Meets Action analyzes the insurance industry's use of big data in 2014, and its impact for the future.
Casey Fleming, CEO of BLACKOPS, discusses cyber security and the "insider threat." Part 1 of 3.
Eric Qualkenbush, from the BLACKOPS Board of Directors, discusses cybersecurity and the "insider threat." Part 2 of 3.
Erik Matson of BLACKOPS Partners Corporation discusses the "insider threat" in cybersecurity. Part 3 of a three-part series with the BLACKOPS experts.
Part 3 of a 3 part series with industry thought leader Pat Saporito about creating a culture of analytics in your business.
ACORD's Johnell Johnson and Peter Teresi discuss the internet of things and what it will mean.
Anthony O'Donnell of Insurance Innovation Reporter discusses recent surveys about policyholder satisfaction and the threat of large online service companies getting into the insurance business.
Part 2 of a 3 part series with industry thought leader Pat Saporito about the role the ACORD framework can play in leveraging data and analytics.
Anthony O'Donnell (Insurance Innovation Reporter) discusses the pros and cons of either "wrapping" or replacing back office systems with Johnell Johnson.
ACORD's Mark Westin and Peter Teresi discuss the emerging trend of responsive web design.
Anthony O'Donnell (Insurance Innovation Reporter) discusses millennials in the insurance industry with Johnell Johnson. (May 2014)
ACORD's Johnell Johnson and Peter Teresi take on the topic of cypber security
ACORD's Johnell Johnson and Mark Breading (Strategy Meets Action) discuss analytics in property and casualty (P&C).
ACORD's Johnell Johnson and Peter Teresi discuss the benefits of cloud computing.
Part 1 of a 3 part series with industry thought leader Pat Saporito about getting the most out of your data and analytics.
Cal Durland talks with Ken Winer, VP of Agency Channel for National Flood Services.
ACORD's Johnell Johnson and Mark Breading (Strategy Meets Action) discuss analytics in life and annuity (L&A).
Joshua Mooney (Counsel at White & Williams) shares insight on cyber risk and cyber liability. 6.2014
ACORD's Johnell Johnson and Mark Breading (Strategy Meets Action) discuss the analytics spectrum.