For the 2nd consecutive year, Accenture and Bâloise Assurances Luxembourg surveyed more than 1000 consumers on their current experience of insurance services and their future expectations. Our 2020 Market Pulse Survey (MPS) reveals that to successfully outmaneuver the complexities of changing consumer behaviors, accentuated by the current global pandemic, insurers must repivot towards digital and infuse personalization in their core services.
Tout commence en novembre 2019, lors du 3e Hackathon interne du Groupe Foyer, le challenge d’innovation annuel du leader luxembourgeois de l’assurance. À cette occasion, la responsable de l’équipe « Protection Juridique » défend l’idée de pouvoir s’appuyer sur une encyclopédie rassemblant toute l’information juridique luxembourgeoise, pour faciliter et accélérer la gestion des dossiers.
Last month, Capgemini, release the third edition of its World InsurTech Report, which was launched back in 2018. The 2020 report, built in collaboration with Efma, explores the changing business dynamics of the insurance industry – from the global pandemic underscoring the need for business resilience to BigTechs setting new standards for customer experience. The report highlights the need for insurers to adopt a new mindset and collaborate with ecosystem partners to innovate and build new capabilities that meet the digital needs of customers.
On September 15th, 2020 during ICT Spring, the 2019/2020 season of Pitch Your Startup came to an end. Descartes Underwriting won the competition and the €50,000 cash prize cross-categories offered by Docler Holding. Three pitch events took place from November 2019 to September 2020 with more than 320 applications from 8 categories.
Capgemini released its “World Insurance Report 2020” just a couple of days ago. The experts have been exploring insurer-customer relationships, market dynamics and business models more than a decade: this 13th edition of also focuses on global, cross-generational digital adoption, as well as the impact of pandemic.
The partnership between the insurer and the InsurTech aims at developing new parametric insurance solutions to actively respond to an evolving risk landscape.
Back in March, during the first edition of the European Finance Summit, Foyer Group’s Data Studio was named “Finance Team of the Year”. We met with Geoffrey Nichil (Head of Data Studio) and Marc Hotton (Innovation Coordination Officer) to discuss the creation and objectives of the studio as well as data protection and the impact of GDPR.
A new edition of ICT Spring will finally take place on September 15th and 16th, 2020. The event will gather several thousands of experts in the Fintech, AI and Space domains and will be organized at the ECCL, in the heart of Luxembourg business center.
Originally due to take place in May, ICT Spring has been postponed and will therefore be organized on September 15th and 16th, 2020, at the European Convention Center Luxembourg. Today, the organizers of the global tech summit are sharing the main topics which will be discussed by local and international keynote speakers.
The first edition of European Finance Summit took place at the ECCL. I was held on March 5th, 2020, and brought together more than 500 finance and tech experts who discussed the latest Fintech, Sustainable Finance and Payments trends.