Ashley Saunders

083 Insurance Ecosystem Disruptors Q&A Discussion with Susan Winkler

What do you do when your plans are disrupted by the pandemic? You shift to plan B!

Join us in this throwback episode of Re/Imagine’s Innovation Hour featuring Susan Winkler, Vice President & Executive Director of Connecticut Insurance & Financial Services (CTIFS). In this episode, Susan dives into panel discussion questions that she planned to ask in London, with a slight twist! Paul and Laura tackle Susan’s questions and invite LinkedIn live listeners to join in on the discussion! Tune in to learn more about up-and-coming technologies and other insurance industry disruptors.

Learn more about CTIFS: https://www.connecticutifs.com/ 

Connect with Susan Winkler: https://www.linkedin.com/in/susan-winkler-413a725/ 

Connect with Nassau Re/Imagine: https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/nassau-reimagine/

Nassau Re/Imagine Incubator Program: https://imagine.nfg.com

Re/Imagine Retiretech Map: https://imagine.nfg.com/innovation-in-retiretech/

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082 Global Talent Sourcing and Growing Startups with Tom and Paul Sheridan of Eclaro

Join us for another throw-back episode featuring Tom and Paul Sheridan, Co-founders and Principles of Eclaro. In this episode, we learn about sourcing global talent during the pandemic as well as how Eclaro helps solve the needs of startups and what they’re doing in the community by sitting on their acorn and assisting other startups in climbing their trees.  Tune in to hear the passion that twins Tom and Paul have for helping startups grow, rooted in their entrepreneurial upbringing.

Learn more about Eclaro: https://eclaroit.com/

Connect with Eclaro: https://www.linkedin.com/company/eclaro/

Connect with Tom: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tom-sheridan-bb9a6b/

Connect with Paul: https://www.linkedin.com/in/paul-sheridan-485a97/

Connect with Nassau Re/Imagine: https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/nassau-reimagine/

Nassau Re/Imagine Incubator Program: https://imagine.nfg.com

Re/Imagine Retiretech Map: https://imagine.nfg.com/innovation-in-retiretech/

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This information is provided by Nassau for informational purposes only and is not meant to provide any legal, tax, or investment advice. It is not intended to advertise, market or promote third party products or services. Nassau does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any third party content, advertising, products, services or other materials from such third parties.

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081 Examining the Importance of Mental and Physical Health of Entrepreneurs with Hannah Adeyema

In this throwback episode of Re/Imagine’s Innovation Hour, Laura and Paul talk with Hannah Adeyema about the importance of mental health and physical resilience for entrepreneurs.

Connect with Hannah: https://www.linkedin.com/in/nofisat/ 

Connect with Nassau Re/Imagine: https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/nassau-reimagine/

Nassau Re/Imagine Incubator Program: https://imagine.nfg.com

Re/Imagine Retiretech Map: https://imagine.nfg.com/innovation-in-retiretech/

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This information is provided by Nassau for informational purposes only and is not meant to provide any legal, tax, or investment advice. It is not intended to advertise, market or promote third party products or services. Nassau does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any third party content, advertising, products, services or other materials from such third parties.

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080 An Evening with InsurTech Israel – Networking, Startup Pitches + More

On November 15, 2021 Nassau Re/Imagine hosted InsurTech Israel and members of eight startups. The group traveled from Israel to meet with leaders in the insurance ecosystem in New York City, Stamford, CT, Des Moines, IA, and in our home of Hartford, CT – the insurance capital of the world.

At this event, we warmly welcomed our visitors and enjoyed hearing from each of them – every product and idea was interesting and carefully offered solutions for unique consumer challenges.

Throughout the night, we heard from:

  • RavinAI (Claims vehicle inspection)
  • Insurights (Health benefits intelligence)
  • Gamasec (Cyber prevention & detection)
  • Covary (Gig insurance)
  • Emnotion (Climate risk modeling)
  • Psyber (Cyber underwriting risk assessment)
  • Urbanico – (Underwriting & pricing data )
  • Five Sigma – (Claims platform as a Service)

A big thank you is in store for Susan Winkler at Connecticut Insurance and Financial Services for sponsoring the event and to Stacey Brown of InsurTech Hartford for helping to organize the event. We would also like to thank Mayor Luke Bronin, Peter Denious of AdvanceCT and Daniel Agranov, Deputy Consul General of the State of Israel to New England.

Connect with Kobi: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kobi-bendelak-a7011230/ 

Connect with InsurTech Israel: https://www.linkedin.com/company/insurtechisrael/ 

Information on InsurTech Hartford: https://www.insurtechhartford.com/ 

More about CT IFS: https://www.connecticutifs.com/ 

Connect with Nassau Re/Imagine: https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/nassau-reimagine/

Nassau Re/Imagine Incubator Program: https://imagine.nfg.com

Re/Imagine Retiretech Map: https://imagine.nfg.com/innovation-in-retiretech/

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Re/Imagine Welcomes Insurtech Israel

Nassau Re/Imagine and the Hartford Insurtech Ecosystem are excited to host InsurTech Israel and 8 of their insurtech startups on Monday, November 15th! Will we see you there? During the event, you will get the chance to hear from 8 impressive startups that will pitch their products and ideas.

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/in-person-meet-greet-with-insurtech-israel-tickets-197756333517  

Can’t attend in person?
No problem! We will live stream the event on our platforms. Click below for direct access to the live event page.
We would like to give a special thanks to our event sponsor Connecticut Insurance and Financial Services (CT IFS) and to InsurTech Hartford for helping to organize the event!

About this event

This in-person event will take place at the Nassau Financial Group headquarters (the boat building). We are excited to meet with seven leading startups from the Israeli ecosystem.

Agenda

4:00 – Arrivals & networking

4:15 – Opening remarks

4:20 – Startup presentations

5:00 – Closing remarks

5:00 – Additional networking

6:00 – Departure

Startup’s we’ll meet

  • RavinAI (Claims vehicle inspection)
  • Insurights (Health benefits intelligence)
  • Gamasec (Cyber prevention & detection)
  • Covary (Gig insurance)
  • Emnotion (Climate risk modeling)
  • Psyber (Cyber underwriting risk assessment)
  • Urbanico – (Underwriting & pricing data )
  • Five Sigma – (Claims platform as a Service)

This is an in-person event. Hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be available.

Note: In compliance with local health mandates, masks are required. Also note, space is limited and this event is expected to be at capacity so do not wait to register.

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079 Finding Your Path Forward with Ellen Last and Maura Rucker, Slalom

In this episode, Laura Dinan Haber and Paul Tyler are joined by Ellen Last, Principal, Design Experience, and Maura Rucker, Senior Director, Experience, Slalom. 

As design technicians, Ellen and Maura curate awesome experiences that help solve human problems while helping companies tackle their most ambitious projects and build new capabilities. Willingness to design better for the customer is at the heart of the work they do. 

After the past 18+ months, no company does not need to transform. Companies at the forefront of the hybrid evolution are focused on people – being employee and customer-obsessed. To help companies navigate these changes, Slalom has created Ethos, ‘a compass to guide you forward’. 

After listening to this episode, you will walk away with tips on navigating forward with a hybrid mindset, digital collaboration tools, and transformative workplace culture. 

Connect with Ellen Last: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ellen-last-3865945/
Connect with Maura Rucker: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mauraparente/ 

Slalom’s ETHOS for hybrid work: https://www.slalom.com/insight/your-ethos-hybrid-work 

Connect with Nassau Re/Imagine: https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/nassau-reimagine/

Nassau Re/Imagine Incubator Program: https://imagine.nfg.com

Re/Imagine Retiretech Map: https://imagine.nfg.com/innovation-in-retiretech/

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077 The Nexus Between Financial Stability and Health with Marci Lobel-Esrig

Marci Lobel-Esrig, Founder, CEO & General Counsel, SilverBills joins the podcast to share insight into the financial exploitation and theft that many older adults face. Much of the time from family members or trusted individuals. SilverBills harnesses the power of technology to benefit clients, helping clients age with dignity and security.

SilverBills harnesses the power of technology to benefit clients. Instead of being inundated by bills, having to remember deadlines, and write checks, clients are enjoying life without these stressors. SilverBills receives, scrutinizes, stores, and ensures that clients’ bills are paid correctly. Clients don’t have to open envelopes, write checks, or remember due dates.

Listen to learn more about Marci’s journey from the kitchen table to exploring the nexus between financial stability and health.

Follow Marci and SilverBills, @SilverBills, and https://www.linkedin.com/in/marci-lobel-esrig-73a19b1b/ and visit https://silverbills.com to learn more!

Engage with Nassau Re/Imagine: @NReimagine, https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/nassau-reimagine/

Top 100+ Retiretech Companies 2021 https://imagine.nfg.com/innovation-in-retiretech/

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CTStartup Podcast Episode 130: Building a franchise across the insurance value chain with Nassau

How do you become a 163 year old startup? It may seem like an oxymoron, but when it comes to reinventing itself, Nassau Re has made a name for itself in very short order. Tune in as Eric and Ojala discuss the ups and downs of insurance, finance, and supporting the Hartford startup ecosystem.

This podcast is sponsored by CTNext and Connecticut Innovations.

Listen here: https://soundcloud.com/ctstartup/episode-130-building-a-franchise-across-the-insurance-value-chain-with-nassau-re

The CTStartUP podcasts is all about connecting people who are passionate about the growing Connecticut startup ecosystem. The story of how CTStartUP podcast got started is not unlike how startups begin.

Learn more: https://soundcloud.com/ctstartup 

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Bringing together the InsurTech Ecosystem – Insurtech Conclave August 2021

Bringing together the InsurTech Ecosystem: Hear from leading experts on trends and opportunities in the #insuranceindustry on Aug 10th from 10:55 AM to 11:25 AM ET

Accelerators Panel: Collaborating with startup accelerators to create a successful and scalable #InsurTech ecosystem
Paul Tyler, Chief Marketing Officer, Nassau Financial Group
Sabine VanderLinden, Co-founder & Managing Partner, Alchemy Crew
Prasad Joshi, SVP, Emerging Technology Solutions, Infosys
Susan Winkler, VP and Executive Director, Connecticut Insurance and Financial Services (CT IFS) (Moderator)

Key takeaways of this panel:

  • Innovation in the post pandemic context
  • Technology and trends driving a new ecosystem
  • Building capabilities and first mover advantage
  • Role of proprietary tech and data

Learn more about the Insurtech Conclave, including speakers, agenda, key takeaways, and more: https://www.infosys.com/newsroom/events/2021/insurtech-conclave.html

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076 Financial Planning the Modern Way with Spencer Barclay, Founder and CEO, Savology

Spencer Barclay, Founder, and CEO, Savology, joins the podcast to share insight into planning your money, the modern way.

Savology opens the door for millions of new people to access the proven benefits of creating a financial plan for their future. In just 5 minutes, users can build free financial plans and get personalized recommendations to improve their personal finances.

It is cited that 58% of employees report that financial stress impacts their productivity at work. On average, that stress makes them miss 3.5 more days per year. Listen to learn how Savology helps reduce stress psychologically while improving the financial side of the equation as well.

Follow Spencer and Savology, @SavologyApp, and https://www.linkedin.com/in/spencerbarclay/ and visit https://savology.com to learn more!

Engage with Nassau Re/Imagine: @NReimagine, https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/nassau-reimagine/

Top 100+ Retiretech Companies 2021 https://imagine.nfg.com/innovation-in-retiretech/

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This information is provided by Nassau for informational purposes only and is not meant to provide any legal, tax, or investment advice. It is not intended to advertise, market or promote third party products or services. Nassau does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any third party content, advertising, products, services or other materials from such third parties.

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