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Event Date Mon Jul 15 CDT - Tue Jul 16 CDT (over 2 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Mon Jul 15 8:30am - Tue Jul 16 4:50pm
Location The Westin Chicago River North
320 N Dearborn St, Chicago, IL 60654, USA
Region Americas

Tackle Your Most Pressing Digital Challenges

Insurance companies are feeling the pressure to transform their business models to become more digitally focused, largely due to increased competition and innovation. Digital transformation and innovation are no longer vague futuristic concepts. Innovative insuretech companies are pushing the boundaries of customer engagement and acquisition. The industry is embarking on a new frontier, one that is on-demand and digital.

The Digital Insurance Summit tackles the challenges facing today’s insurance companies. The event brings together over 150 senior digital, tech, marketing and innovation executives from leading insurers who have already begun their journey. With a focus on digital transformation, acquisition and customer experience, the Digital Insurance Summit will give you the tools to delight your customers.


2019 Speakers

Scott Sanchez
Chief Innovation Officer, Nationwide

Tim Attia
Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, Slice

Belen Tokarski
President, Platform Solutions, Insureon

Jeff Merkle
Co-Founder, Ladder

Byron Udell
Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer, Accuquote

Rajeev Ronanki
Senior Vice President, Chief Digital Officer, Anthem (Blue Cross Blue Shield)

Kyle Nakatsuji
Founder & CEO, Clearcover

Susan Tang
VP Marketing Strategy & Acquisition, MetLife

Krishna Prasad
Senior Program Manager, X by 2

Matan Slagter
Head of Market Disruption, Personal Insurance, AIG

Rashmi Melgiri
Co-Founder, Coverwallet

Ellina Shinnick
Chief Marketing Officer, HUB International

Matt Miller
Founder and CEO, Embroker

Matt Wallaert
Chief Behavioral Officer, Clover Health

Michelle Hillery
Corporate Vice President, Corporate Technology, Head of Architecture, Innovation, and Engineer, New York Life

Roman Geyzer
Senior Director of Product, Northwestern Mutual

Jonathan Metrick
Chief Marketing Officer, Policygenius

Mike Ashkar
Chief Counsel Global Risk and Digital, Marsh

Jen Swanson
Vice President, Digital Product Management, Optum

Marina Cvetkovic
VP Strategy and Innovation, Swiss Re

Ramon Lopez
VP of Innovation, USAA

Jeff Berezny
Head of Global Product & Marketing, Trov

Ian Sweeney
General Manager of Mobility, Trov

Ketty Trivedi
VP of Strategic Marketing, Prudential

Michael Flynn
Director of Marketing, Metromile

Jeff Kroeger
EVP – Strategy, Insureon

Richard McCathron
Chief Insurance Officer, Hippo Insurance

Jim Suchara
Vice President - Digital Innovation, Amerisure

Brian Leppard
Digital Director, Farmer’s Insurance

Brian Gaab
Principal of Core Innovation, CSAA (part of AAA)

Melissa Eaton
Head of Customer Care, Pie Insurance

Sean Beavers
Product Owner and Business Architect, Allstate

Dedra Mitchell
Senior Manager, Business Transformation, Aflac

Cora Hall
AVP Group Benefits Marketing, The Hartford

Michael Konialian
VP and General Manager, Coverwallet

Sue Hoffman
AVP, CLA Customer Experience, Colonial Life

Brian Rowe
CX Architect Principal, Blue Cross and Blue Shield (Minnesota)

Moses Song
AVP Global Customer Solutions, Metlife

Ann Bair
Chief Digital Officer, Nationwide

Gerald Chiddick
VP of Marketing, Amerisure

Martina Hahn
VP of Product, The Zebra

Jessica Scelzi
VP of Commercialization, The Zebra

Doug Schlemmer
AVP of Operational Effectiveness, Unum

Kim Brown
Head of Marketing and Communications, AMA Insurance

Anthony Tornatore
Director Insurance Product Management, Kin Insurance

Tod Kiryazov
CPO, Insurify, Inc.

Abel Travis
Vice President of Underwriting and Product Innovation, AF Group

Jayme Mendal
Chief Operating Officer, Everquote

Chris Frankland
Insurtech Evangelist, Silicon Valley Insurance Accelerator

Philippe Lafreniere
VP of Growth, Slice Labs

Bill Jordan
Manager of Consumer Experience and Mobile, Blue Cross and Blue Shield (Minnesota)

James Gregory
Underwriting Manager, Markel Corporation

Anthony Grosso
VP, Product Marketing and Industry Strategy, EIS Group, Inc.

Carol Buehrens
Chief User Experience Architect, IT / Enterprise Marketing, ICW Group Insurance

Paul Sims
Senior Vice-President, Digital Automotive and National Account, Assurant

Lisa Entrekin MBA
Logistics Operations & System Mgr., Ascend Performance Materials

Alex Nofer
Account Executive, DELVE

Ganesh Suryanarayana
AVP, Digital Product Owner, Chubb

Joel Jackson
VP of Marketing, Pekin Insurance

Brock Kaye
VP of Sales and Business Development, Natural Intelligence

Victoria Spadaccini
Program Director, Digital Insurance Summit

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Sponsors and Partners

• Acxiom
• EIS Group
• EverQuote
• Fastly
• Guidewire
• Natural Intelligence
• Pyramid Solutions
• TransPerfect
• Vitech
• X by 2

• AI Time Journal
• CRMXchange
• CrowdReviews
• FinTech Futures
• Insurtech Daily
• InsurTech360
• InsurTechNews