The Deutsche Familienversicherung, a midsize German insurer, invited Digitalscouting to their insurtech showcase. The did not show a new green field division or nice-to-have-feature, but a fully digitalized insurance core with impressive realtime and near time processes and services for the customer. More info here.
Agency Nation - a must see show for all insurance employees, agents and in the end professionals of all industries. I was happy to meet Ryan Hanley at the Global Insurance Symposium in Des Moines, USA - and say a few words about what concrete agents could to tomorrow to use the opportunities of the digital era. See more here.
I had the pleasure to participate at the DENIM RIVET Podcast. We had a nice chat about insurance, innovation and disruption.
The Financial Brand was so kind to publish my analysis of the Chinese Killer App WeChat. One Billion Active Monthly Users is more than impressive. But why are so many people inside and outside China using it? What kind of effect could WeChat have on the Banking and Insurance industry? See here.
"Digitalisierung ist Nichts für Doofe"
Hier ein kurzes Making-Off meines Blicks hinter die Kulissen der Deutschen Familienversicherung und eine kurze Zusammenfassung des Interviews mit CEO und Founder Dr. Stefan Knoll. Hier weitere Informationen.
"Digital Transformation is not for the stupid"
Here the making-off of my look behind the scenes of the Deutsche Familienversicherung, a midsize German insurer, founded and lead by Dr. Stefan Knoll and a short summary of an interview with him. For more Information see here.
I wrote a new article in the German magazin Startupvalleynews about corporate culture, start-up perks and how traditional companies could combine their best practices with a little bit of start-up magic - and what corporations with a broken culture could do. For more see here.
"It isn’t enough to change the design" Daniel Schreiber, CEO of Lemonade Inc, talks about his secret sauce of success, Lemonades plans for the future and how incumbents are reacting to one of the hottest insurtech startup.
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I had the honor of participating at EXEC.insurtech's 2017 conference in the historic city of Cologne, Germany. EXEC.isurtech is a series of conferences connecting our ever-growing Insurtech community. It focusses on promoting innovative ideas and facilitating relationships between the players in the game. I was lucky to be appointed startup judge, as well as moderate the panel on Blockchain in the insurance industry. It was great fun. Read more.
Today I'm happy to announce a media partnership between DigitalScouting.de and one of China's largest Insurtech sites, InsurView. InsurView is an insurance news platform whose goal is to connect the InsurTech industry and inform on the latest news and developments in the exciting insurance industry of China. Insights into eastern and western markets Our partnership will go both ways - we'll be bringing insights from InsurView's website over to DigitalScouting.de and publish them in English. Read more.