Global phe­nom­e­non

Digital Insurance - - THE INNOVATORS -

In­sur­ers, mu­nic­i­pal­i­ties and in­dus­try or­ga­ni­za­tions are part­ner­ing to open a range of ac­cel­er­a­tor and in­cu­ba­tor pro­grams world­wide. Here are some other no­table ini­tia­tives be­sides the ones men­tioned on the pre­vi­ous pages:

Protecht­ing

A col­lab­o­ra­tion be­tween Por­tu­gal's Fidel­i­dade in­sur­ance gi­ant, China's Fo­sun con­golmer­ate and a Lisbon-based in­no­va­tion or­ga­ni­za­tion called Beta-I, Protecht­ing grad­u­ated a class of 15 star­tups in 2017.

Sil­i­con Val­ley In­sur­ance Ac­cel­er­a­tor

Lo­cated in the heart of the U.S. tech in­dus­try, the Sil­i­con Val­ley In­sur­ance Ac­cel­er­a­tor op­er­ates an in­no­va­tion lab, boot­camps and networking events for in­sur­ers and star­tups look­ing to con­nect.

DMZ

Aviva Canada part­nered with DMZ, a Toronto-based tech­nol­ogy networking ini­tia­tive started by Ry­er­son Univer­sity, in 2016 to add in­surtech to its port­fo­lio of of­fer­ings.

Mundi Lab

A col­lab­o­ra­tion be­tween Mu­nich Re and the Span­ish in­vestor Mundi Ven­tures, Mundi Lab com­pleted its first ac­cel­er­a­tor pro­gram with 10 star­tups in 2017.

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