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Celebrating the Leaders of Canadian Insurance

Insurance Nexus Canadian Awards

The insurance industry is entering an age of disruption and digital transformation. Bespoke and personalized outreach will soon be the new norm, and insurance carriers will see pivotal changes powered by AI solutions.

With new technologies enabling both operational efficiency and a superior customer experience, from artificial intelligence to drones and mobile customer communication methods, it is a critical time for insurance executives to explore opportunities to innovate.

Alongside the Insurance Analytics Canada Summit (September 25th-26th, Toronto), Insurance Nexus will host the Insurance Nexus Canadian Awards - uniting the leading minds at the forefront of the Canadian insurance industry to celebrate innovation and exemplary performance.

With two categories designed to put a spotlight on the achievements of insurance carriers, partners and solution providers, the awards will attract nominations from across the industry.


Complete your nomination online here

Canada’s Largest Insurance Analytics Event

If you are actively working to transform the insurance business through connected technologies, or looking to meet the insurance brightest minds, the Insurance Analytics Canada is the right place for you.

A new wave of disruption is approaching: AI and machine learning are proving to be the only methods in which organizations will meet customer demands at scale.

The pressure to simultaneously deliver immediate business value from analytics whilst also upgrading your tech, data and culture to deliver game-changing insights can be daunting. The time to act is now!

Which is why the Insurance Analytics Canada Summit is bringing together the industry’s heavyweights to discuss how AI and advanced analytics can be utilized to deliver unparalleled performance, business growth, and truly actionable insights.

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Key dates:

12JULYNominations open

24AUGUSTNominations close

5SEPTEMBERFinalists announced

25SEPTEMBERAwards ceremony



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2018 Awards Categories:

Take a look at the 2018 categories and decide where your company fits and who you would like to suggest to win:


Canadian Insurance Carrier of the Year 2018
This award acknowledges the insurance carrier who has made the biggest advances in implementing analytics and AI within their business.


2016 Winner: The Co-operators

The Co-operators

2017 Winner: Aviva Canada

Aviva Canada



Canadian Insurance Innovator of the Year 2018
We have seen a myriad of innovative players come arise across insurance analytics. This award will be given to the stand out player for their achievements.


2016 Winner: Opta Information Intelligence

Opta Information Intelligence

2017 Winner: Crawford & Company

Crawford & Company




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The Ceremony

The Insurance Nexus Canadian Awards will run as a part of the Insurance Analytics Canada Summit on September 25-26 at the Westin Prince Hotel, Toronto.

Bringing together over 350 attendees, the ceremony will celebrate the innovative Canadian insurance industry and the glowing achievements being made across the country.

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Entry process:

  • Each entrant must complete the appropriate nomination form for the category selected here
  • Each company can submit multiple products. If you are nominating across multiple categories or for multiple products, make sure to personalize each nomination to suit the category
  • All nominations are free of charge
  • Once the nominations close on August 24th, 2018, the entries will be sent to the judges for evaluation against the criteria listed on the nomination form
  • The judges will select a list of finalists for each category based on the relevant criteria that will be announced on September 5th, 2018
  • The winners will be announced at the Insurance Analytics Canada Summit taking place on the September 25-26, 2018 in Toronto
  • Entries will be judged on the information provided in the nomination forms
  • You can enter a nomination for a company other than your own, but please ensure you have approval from the client or partner you are representing
  • Each entry must meet the criteria listed on the nomination form, any entry that doesn't not meet those will be automatically disqualified
  • Details of the judging will not be disclosed
  • All products must be on the market by June 2018 to be judged. Any product, service or solution nominated that is only in research and development stage will not qualify
  • Entries will be treated as strictly confidential. Only names of the winners and finalists in each category will be published
  • The decision of the judges is final. No correspondence or debate will be entered into

Our Judging Panel

The nominations will be sent to our judging panel below, who will award the shortlist and winners:

Stephen Applebaum

Stephen Applebaum

Principal,
Insurance Solutions Group

Emma Sheard

Emma Sheard

Head of Insurance,
Insurance Nexus

Insurance Nexus
Marc Lipman

Marc Lipman

Chief Operating Officer,
AIG Canada

AIG Canada

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Insurance leaders and digital innovators joining the Insurance Analytics Canada Summit

Assistant Vice President, Claims Transformation & StrategyAssistant Vice President, Head of Advanced Analytics, Insurance,
AVP, Solutions Research and DevelopmentChief Digital Officer
Chief Operating OfficerDirector, Client Services, EU-Sales NA
Director Applied analyticsDirector Architecture
Director Pricing SophisticationDirector, Actuarial Services
Director, Analytics, Research & PricingDirector, Financial Planning, Reporting and Analytics
Head of Actuarial ServicesSenior Director, Strategic Insights
Vice President Business TransformationVice President Claims
Vice President, Group Advanced AnalyticsVice President, Underwriting
VP - Customer ServiceVice President Enterprise Analytics

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For more information contact:

Mariana Dumont

Mariana Dumont

Head of New Projects
Insurance Nexus

Phone: +44 (0) 207 422 4369

Toll Free: 1 800 814 3459 Ext: 4369

Email: mariana.dumont@insurancenexus.com

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