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  • ITA Publishes Premier Issue of ITA Pro, Launches Publication Website


  • Insurance Technology Association (ITA) announces the publication of the premier issue of the association’s new magazine, ITA Pro, as well as the launch of its new website, www.emagazine.itapro.org, which will feature content from the magazine as well as a mix of online-only articles, blogs, and additional content provided by top thought-leaders in the insurance technology field.

    “This is a big month for the ITA,” says Jim Daggett, ITA executive director. “We have already accomplished a great deal in a short time with the formation of the ITA as well as publication of the ITA Pro Buyers’ Guide. Now, with the publication of the first of our four annual print and digital magazines — as well as two digital-only issues — and the magazine website we feel we offer even more valuable content for ITA members. In addition to the print version, ITA provides members with a publication app that is available in Apple, Google Play and Amazon App stores.”

    The premier issue of ITA Pro features a cover story on cyber security featuring interviews with such insurance-industry leaders as Thomas Dunbar of XL Group and Kirk Herath of Nationwide Insurance. Additional feature articles focus on subjects such as the life expectancy of newer policy administration systems and the effective use of analytics.

    For more information on the Insurance Technology Association, visit www.ITApro.org or contact Jim Daggett at jim@itapro.org

    Links to ITA Pro Magazine App

    The Insurance Technology Association provides members with opportunities to collaborate, educate, network, share and use knowledge related to insurance technology. The ITA provides the insurance technology community with a resource solely dedicated to serving this specialized sector of the industry. Publications and educational programs created by the ITA are geared to anyone interested in or charged with evaluating, implementing or marketing insurance-specific technology systems or services. There is no cost to join the ITA.

    Media Contact: Jim Daggett Insurance Technology Association 631-241-3301 jim@itapro.org

     

what is ita

ITA Mission Statement

The goal of the Insurance Technology Association is to provide members with opportunities to collaborate, educate, network, share, and use knowledge related to insurance technology. The ITA serves the insurance technology community as a resource and is dedicated to serving this specialized sector of the industry. Publications and educational programs created by the ITA are geared to professionals interested in or charged with evaluating, implementing, and marketing insurance-specific technology systems or services.

ITA publications

The current issue of ITA Pro Magazine is October, 2017. The cover story, “Cross the Line,” features John Kessler, chief strategy officer for Motorists Insurance Group, as he explains how Motorists has shifted much of its attention to the commercial lines side of the market. Another feature, “The Spiraling of Insurtech,” looks at how investor groups have led the charge in bringing carriers and insurtechs together. The third feature, Think Differently,” examines how claims centers have become laboratories for insurance carriers and new technology In addition you will find features such as:

  • George Grieve's column on the implementation of third-party software, and how carriers need to know their job and not expect others to pick up the slack.
  • Karen Furtado’s Innovation Corner column is on SMA’s 10th anniversary and how they will pass along some predictions for the next decade in insurance and technology
  • In Newsmakers, Rod Travers tells why he left the consulting world for the top spot in the insurance industry’s largest association.
 
 

online ita buyers' guide

Information on the ITA Pro Buyers' Guide, and how vendors can be a part of it

For more information, contact Jim Daggett at jim@itapro.org