Explore and Innovate with Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence

How to shake up the insurance industry and succeed at speed

Explore the progress made in artificial intelligence, machine learning, and other applications of data science, and how insurance organizations and others in Canada and around the world are leveraging this technology to transform the way they do business.

A variety of patterns that embed data science in new digital interfaces (eg mobile, web, voice) continue to emerge at a surprising pace.

As the importance of customer experience becomes more and more critical to retention and growth, solutions that leverage AI and machine learning are opening the door for innovative new ways to address this challenge.

By looking at leading examples of applying machine learning and AI solutions, you can inspire creativity and innovation both within your organization and across the insurance industry.

Consider the popular consumer app "Hopper" that predicts future airline prices with route precision because of innovation and the power of data science.

Join our webinar to hear about projects in the financial services industry and listen to a Q&A with a Canadian insurer that is using AI to redefine their advisor experience.

Attend this webinar to learn how to succeed at speed.


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“Explore and Innovate with Data Science, ML & AI”

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Held April 9, 2018

Technology In Action

Featured Speaker

Rob Fursey, IBM Senior Consultant, Watson AI Practice
Rob Fursey,
IBM Senior Consultant,
Watson AI Practice

Rob Fursey is a senior cognitive consultant with IBM. With the advent of Watson and cognitive computing, Rob has become an expert on IBM’s Watson product suite and is now leading the implementation of AI solutions for clients across Canada. Specifically, Rob and his team are looking at how IBM Watson can revolutionize the customer experience and bring about new and innovative approaches to emerging organizational challenges. While his industry focus has been around financial services, he and his team have worked on Watson solutions with organizations in many industries including telecommunications, aerospace, public service, and more.

Special Guest

Hashmat Rohian, Sr. Director & Managing Enterprise Architect, The Co-operators Group Ltd.
Hashmat Rohian,
Sr. Director & Managing Enterprise Architect,
The Co-operators Group Ltd.

Hashmat leads the delivery of the Enterprise Architecture and IT Strategy work-plan and objectives. He also maintains in depth knowledge of strategic business plans and help drive IT investments and the Applied Innovation portfolio to support operating and strategic imperatives. Hashmat's career has centred on ‘digital’ and ‘transformation’ with a focus on delivering significant and sustainable value from strategy to execution.

Hashmat also teaches software engineering, data science and agile delivery at top Canadian higher learning institutions. He co-founded DisrupIT Labs that helps deliver cross-functional, rapid prototyping capability to push and test new value propositions in the market fast.

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Executive Report

Download an executive report, exclusively from IBM:

Friend Or Foe? Insurtechs And The Global Insurance Industry
by IBM Institute for Business Value

Leading insurance businesses are starting to better connect risk with customers by partnering with or being inspired by dynamic new startups – insurtechs – across the insurance sector. Many insurtechs carry an AI component.

Download the executive report and infographic.

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