Making a Nomination
The deadline for nominations was Friday, Nov. 9, 2012.
- Organizations may nominate themselves or others. All nominees will be contacted to confirm willingness to receive an award.
- "Multi-party business application implementations" are welcome (see Notes below).
- All award nominations must be supported by a completed application form.
- Learn about the 2012 ICTA nominees by category: insurers, distributors, and suppliers.
- Nominees must be involved in the Property & Casualty business as a practitioner or supplier.
- Nominees must fit in one of the three categories: Insurers, Distributors or Suppliers (see ICTA overview for details and further criteria)
- Awards will be given to organizations that do business in Canada.
- Supplier organizations must do business with organizations involved in the Insurer or Distribution categories in Canada.
- The application or technology must be in production in a live environment, supporting actual production activities in Canada.
Notes about Nominations.
- Nominations may include additional material in support of the application. All such information will become the property of Insurance-Canada.ca and may be used by Insurance-Canada.ca on its website, in print, or elsewhere.
- The application should not include any information that is proprietary; however, references will be sought to validate evidence of the impact. If the nomination does contain proprietary information, please mark it clearly so that it will not be released.
- References may be requested to validate evidence of the impact.
- Technology providers who are noted as significant contributors to a nominee will be recognized with the nominee any time that there is reference, and will also be recognized as an ICTA winner or finalist when the nominee is so acknowledged.
- For "multi-party business application implementations",
- at least two nominees must be insurance practitioners (insurer, broker, services provider (appraiser, independent adjuster, restorer etc.)).
- When one of these nominees wins, all will be recognized.
- As above, technology providers - maximum two in the group nominations - who significantly contribute will receive ICTA recognition when the nominee is acknowledged.
Supporting the Nomination
Evidence of the positive impact of the technology operating in this environment must be real, and could be supported by:
- Return on investment
- Increased revenue (overall, per client, per segment, etc.)
- Decreased costs (overall, by department, by function, etc.)
- Business agility – time to market, entry to new market segments
- Improved service levels, evidenced by improved satisfaction, increased revenue per client; improved retention, higher premium volume per client
- Improved customer satisfaction (evidenced by customer feedback, surveys, etc.)
What's next? The Judging
The nominations received by the deadline will be passed into the judging process.
Send ICTA questions to icta@Insurance-Canada.ca.