Insurance Technology Trends Seminar

  • October 17, 2019
  • 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Harrisburg University of Science & Technology | 326 Market St, Harrisburg, PA 17101


  • This is for attendees that cannot make the live day session. This is a webinar-based livestream for the educational sessions in the afternoon.
  • Platinum Sponsors receive one complimentary registration. Please contact Lora Sharp at for this registration code.


Insurance Technology Trends Seminar

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Harrisburg University of Science and technology

326 Market St, Harrisburg, PA 17101

Event Details

Member price: $150
Non member price: $250

Live Stream Afternoon CAT Sessions: $50 (not available for CE credits)

Seminar Details:

PAMIC and the Insurance Technology Committee invite you to Harrisburg University's state-of-the-art auditorium for a dynamic day of education, experience sharing, and networking.  Morning sessions will include facilitated round table discussions on current trends (and new acronyms!) including AI, IoT, RPA, Cyber Experiences, and Innovation. We’ll demystify Blockchain with a general education, current use case development, an introduction to the consortiums, a discussion about how mutuals can be involved, and an open floor for your questions.  Network with colleagues over lunch. Enjoy an action-packed afternoon where we demonstrate real uses of new technology via “A CAT Story” complete with advanced modeling, social media, and drones!

8:00 - 8:30 am: Registration- 14th Floor Auditorium Foyer

Morning Sessions:

8:30-9:30am- Roundtable Discussions facilitated by the IT Committee on the following topics:

  • Technology in Customer Service (chatbots, RPA, etc.)
  • AI Integration into Software Solutions (AI usage throughout Insurance Systems)
  • IoT- What are Insurance Companies actually doing?
  • AM Best Innovation Scoring
  • Cyber Stories- statues of regulations in relevant states, shared challenges and solutions

9:30-10:50am- Blockchain in Insurance: presented by Michael Fitzgerald, Celent, LLC

11:00-11:30am: PA Cyber Incident Task Force: presented by John J. Lacek, Department Counsel at the Pennsylvania Insurance Department

11:30am-12:45pm: Networking Luncheon

Afternoon Sessions:

12:45-3:30pm- A Demonstration of IT Technology Trends: A Catastrophe Story

Join the afternoon sessions in person or via live stream! Presenters from Aon and Heartland Mutual Insurance Company will be diving into emerging catastrophe trends and technology changes throughout the catastrophe from prediction to claim. Following, demonstrations will be given on

  • Advanced CAT modeling in regards to Underwriting
  •  Advanced CAT tracking and impact prediction
  • CAT Event & Insured Communication (Use of Social Media)
  • CAT Claims- Drone Usage for Claims and Inspections

3:30- Closing Remarks & Adjournment

Need an overnight room?

  • A block of rooms has been reserved at the Harrisburg Hilton- 1 North 2nd Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101
  • Rate: $149 per night
  • Cut off date: This discounted rate is guaranteed until September 25th, 2019.
  • Call in to (717) 233-6000 and reference the PAMIC room block to make your reservation OR click here to reserve online: reserve my room at the Hilton.

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