Category: Podcast


Why Insurtech Wins Out

“Claims is one of the ripe areas (particularly in the short and medium term) for application of technologies.” – Caribou Honig

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There are distinct categories in the world of insurance.

You have the incumbent carriers, the giant Googles and Amazons, and then the niche insurtechs like Hover and Lemonade. How these three species of company interact with each other is the dance we are witnessing today.

That’s why on today’s episode of the FNO: podcast, we are joined by the godfather of insurtech, Caribou Honig. Caribou is one of the cofounders of the prominent conference InsureTech Connect, and brings his expertise of all things related to insurtech—from theorizing about Amazon’s most recent purchase of Ring to understanding how drones have impacted the claims paradigm.

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By Brooks Hill,   Category: Podcast   Comments: None

Welcome to FNO: Podcast

“So often we look at this technology and ask: how are we going to settle these claims quicker and more accurately.”

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People need insurance.

But people don’t need the often outdated systems surrounding traditional insurance systems. This is where Insurtech comes in—the sprouting industry sector that brings robust technologies to improve the sometimes boring, paperwork-filled experience of the insurance world.

We’re talking drones, robots, cameras—those technologies that take what a human can do and multiply it by a thousand, ten-thousand, and even more.

So today, on the FNO: podcast, we are diving deep into the world of Insurtech. In this episode, we unpack the vision of our podcast—how we are going to explore the intersection of insurance technology and claims.

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By Brooks Hill,   Category: Podcast   Comments: None