InsurTech Startup Pitch Competition

Driving Advantage From InsurTech

Wednesday, November 7, 2018, at the Toronto Sheraton Centre

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Details of the InsurTechTO Pitch Competition

The InsurTechTO pitch competition is open to any early-stage start-up working on a technology-enabled solution with an application for the insurance industry.

  • A select group of start-ups will be chosen to pitch their ideas to a panel of judges consisting of experts in the field of start-up development, insurance, and technology.
  • Each start-up will have 3 minutes to pitch, followed by 4-5 minutes of Q&A from the judges.
  • Accepted pitchers will be given more information on adjudication and judging criteria prior to the event.
  • Applicants must be available on November 7 in Toronto to pitch; the competition will end our afternoon agenda.
  • Thanks to everyone who submitted an application – discover the winner at InsurTechTO!

The Winner

The winner, as selected by our judges, is FindBob. Congratulations!

The Contenders

Auto Shield
Don Miller,
President & CEO, Auto Shield

Digital MGA
Jeff McCann,
CEO, Digital MGA Marketplace Ltd.

Foundation Insurance Systems
Brian Hitchlock,
Founder, Foundation Insurance Systems

Stephanie El-Chakieh,
Founder & CEO, Volyse

David Kelly,
Founder & Architect, BobTrak Inc.
Ron Glozman,
CEO, Chisel

Roland Chan,
Founder & CEO, FindBob

Thomas A. Winant,
President, STRAAM Group

The Prize

Along with bragging rights, the prize for the winning start-up is a booth and 2 passes to the 17th annual Technology Conference (ICTC2019), valued at over $4,500.

The annual Technology Conference brings together more than 400 insurers, brokers, venture capitalists, and InsurTechs in Toronto for thought leadership, networking, and the presentation of the Technology Awards (ICTAs). Participation in this event will be of great value for any start-up looking to network with peers and potential clients and stay up-to-date on industry trends and professional development.

The Jury

Andrew Lo, InsurTech Innovator
Adam Mitchell, President, Mitchell and Whale Insurance Brokers
John Rocco, VP - Marketing & Communications, Travelers Canada

Register Today

Hear from and learn about the innovators who are changing the nature – and the future – of insurance.

Register now and discover the winner on November 7!

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