Nominations Pack

Insurance Nexus Awards 2019|September 12th, 2019|Chicago, USA

500 Insurance Leaders

15 Top Industry Judges

15 Categories

Be recognized for excellence at the Insurance Nexus Awards 2019

2019 is a pivotal year for the insurance industry. There has never been a more pressing need for the entire insurance community to come together and share ideas, make new connections and inspire the next generation.

Change, innovation and tech are driving the industry forward. And so the unique and pioneering work of the companies within the insurance industry deserves to be recognized, celebrated and shared.

That’s why The Insurance Nexus Awards 2019 will be taking place on September 12th at the Hilton Chicago– as the premier opportunity to bring together the best of the best in the industry. A unique opportunity to bring teams and clients together for an exceptional networking opportunity teamed with fantastic entertainment and an incredible celebration of the brightest and best in the insurance industry

A panel of expert judges – Be recognized by insurance gurus!

Matteo Carbone
Matteo Carbone

IoT Insurance Observatory


Karen Furtado
Karen Furtado

Strategy Meets Action


Margaret Resce Milkint
Margaret Resce Milkint

The Jacobson Group

Managing Partner

Scott McCormick
Scott McCormick

Connected Vehicle Trade Association


Karlyn Carnahan
Karlyn Carnahan


Head of P&C Insurance, Americas


Show you’re the best of the best in insurance

2019 Award Categories

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Claims Management Team – in Canada / US

Recognizes the team in a Canadian-based carrier tasked with effectively handling claims to get claims resolved as soon as possible. We are looking for the team who go above and beyond to make the claims process seamless for customer and carrier alike.

Customer Service Team – in Canada / US

Recognizes the team on the front lines of customer service. We’re looking for customer heroes who go above and beyond whilst spending their day helping customers through traumatic times, explaining confusing insurance policies and compensating for frustrating or inefficient processes.

Innovation Team – in Canada / US

Recognizes the team who are turning innovative trends into impact – taking IoT, AI, start-ups, sensors, automation, product changes and everything in between, and driving value for customers and carriers.

North American Claims Leader of the Year

Recognizes an executive who has transformed their claims function to meet the needs of the future. We’re looking for individuals who inspire their organization and motivate the team to deliver an ambitious vision whilst maintaining every day operations.

North American Customer Ambassador of the Year

Recognizes an employee who consistently brings the voice of the customer into the organization’s decisions, operations and actions. More importantly, this person will ensure the needs of the customer are being met across the organization.

North American Innovation Leader of the Year

Recognizes an executive who pushes their organization to remain on the cutting edge of possibility, blending what customers need and what technology makes possible to reimagine products, service and operations.

North American Business Transformation of the Year

Recognizes an organization who has significantly transformed how their business operates in the past 3 years and are seeing tangible benefits from this transformation. We are looking for the biggest impact, from technology implementation, process optimization, organizational restructuring etc.

New Insurance Product of the Year

Recognizes the organization who has launched the most innovative insurance product to the market since January 2018. We are looking for a product that is truly unique and both meets the customers need and represents a profitable opportunity for the carrier.

North American Customer Experience of the Year

Recognizes the organization who provides the most seamless, consistent and customer-driven experience throughout their customer’s journey from research and purchase, to claim and renewal. We’ll be considering user experience across channels, transparency and engagement.

Innovative Broker of the Year

Recognizes the broker organization that goes above and beyond to meet the needs of the customer in the modern insurance industry. We’re looking for the broker organization who collaborates closely with carrier partners to ensure the industry looks after customers.

North American Lifetime Achievement Award

Recognizes the executive who has made significant contributions to their teams, wider organizations and the insurance industry at large over the course of their career, that has delivered impact far beyond their peers.

North American Contribution to Society

Recognizes the organization who is acting to drastically reduce risk across their portfolio in the long term, working to ensure their customer community is safer, healthier and able to take control of their risk.

Key Dates

Nominations Open March 15th

Nominations Close May 17th

Finalists Announced June 17th

Awards Ceremony September 12th

Don’t miss out: Three reasons to submit a nomination

  1. Gain recognition from your peers and experts as a global leader in the industry
  2. Get the acknowledgement you deserve for your company’s commitment to excellence in the insurance space
  3. Boost your reputation for spearheading innovation, customer experience and claims excellence with the largest Insurance community in the world

The Awards offer the prestige of being recognized by the global insurance community, as well as a platform to network and find out about the very latest tech, mindset and innovation adopted by likeminded companies.

The Awards recognize genuine, truly innovative and meaningful approaches to excellence in the insurance arena.

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What the industry has to say about the Insurance Nexus Awards

"It was an incredible honor to be recognized in last year’s Insurance Innovation Awards. As I mentioned when receiving the award, the Allstate Claims team deserves the credit. This was a testament to their relentless focus on innovation and customer experience and the achievement was a tremendous source of pride for Allstaters across the enterprise. Awards that celebrate innovation are so important to our industry. I encourage everyone to take part and share their success stories."

"We were incredibly honored to have won ‘Insurance Carrier of the Year’ in the Insurance Nexus Canadian Awards. To be recognized by our peers in this way is especially gratifying and a wonderful way for the industry to show its continued support for disruptive innovation. AI-adoption can seem like a long road but awards like these are essential to celebrate and inspire the innovators and pioneers taking insurance into the future!"

"I was delighted to be asked to take part in judging the Insurance Nexus Canadian Awards and was truly overwhelmed by the volume and calibre of nominations we received. The industry is doing fantastic work at the moment, it’s wonderful to be a part of this celebration of innovation and ingenuity in Canadian insurance. A big ‘well done’ to all of our finalists!"