InsTech London Advent Calendar

With Christmas just around the corner, we’re counting down the days with our InsTech London advent calendar! We’ve been lucky enough to host some fantastic InsurTech events throughout 2017 and December is the perfect time for us to look back at some of the best bits!

It’s the last day of #InsTechAdvent and it may be cheeky, but behind the door, it had to be us, InsTech London! A huge Happy Christmas to everyone and we look forward to more InsurTech and innovation in the new year!


#InsTechAdvent day 23 is wefox! Raising 50m Euros and satisfying 150,000 customers is no easy feat! We were lucky enough to hear about their story at our November ‘Partner Picks’ event. Check out the full video here!


Behind door 22 is Flock, an InsurTech startup building a Big-Data driven risk intelligence platform for drones. Flock gave an exciting demo at our September Show and Tell. Check out the full post event report here.


#InsTechAdvent day 21 is Digital Fineprint, an InsurTech start-up focusing on developing software leveraging social data and AI technologies! We’re grateful to the support received from Digital Fineprint throughout the year and enjoyed having them along to demo at our September show and tell as well as at our April ‘Social Media in Insurance’ event. Full video available on our YouTube channel!


Door 20 of #InsTechAdvent is Flint Hyde! We love to support innovation in InsurTech, so what better way to do that than by partnering with Flint Hyde to provide an efficient and cost-effective recruitment platform! Looking for your next InsurTech job? Then head over to our ‘jobs’ tab to take a look!


#InsTechAdvent day 19 is Cytora, a leading data analytics provider to the insurance industry! Did you catch Richard Hartley’s presentation at our SME Commercial Insurance event? Head over to our YouTube channel for the full video if you missed out!


Behind InsTechAdvent door number 18 is RGAx, the innovation accelerator of RGA! We’re extremely grateful to the team at RGAx for co-sponsoring our ‘Life and Health Insuruance’ event in October. Head over to our YouTube channel to see the full presentation from Kate Gillmore.


#InsTechAdvent day 17 is Decoded! We ran our first ever ‘Digital Leadership Workshop’ in partnership with Decoded back in November and what a great day! We’re looking forward to running lots more with the team at Decoded next year, so keen an eye on the ‘forthcoming events’ tab for future workshop opportunities.


Behind door number 16 is 4iQ! If you’re interested in learning more about the dark web and cyber security, then it’s time to take a look at 4iQ. Protecting consumers and companies by monitoring thousands of dark web sites, hacktivism forums, and black markets daily for stolen credentials, leaked personal information and confidential documents. They then alert individuals and organisations in real time if and when information has been compromised. Richard Kirk presented at our November ‘Partner Picks’ event, check out the post event report here!


#InsTechAdvent day 15 and it’s MS Amlin! A giant in the insurance world, we’ve been lucky enough to have lots of the MS Amlin team along to several of our events this year! One particular highlight for us was hearing from Paul Taffinder at our ‘Innovation in the London Market’ event in June. Take a look at the video here. 


#InsTechAdvent door 14 is TigerRisk! We’ve been proud to have TigerRisk as one of our gold sponsors throughout 2017. A specialist reinsurance broker focused on providing clients with innovative and comprehensive solutions, jump to our  ‘Sponsors’ page to find out more!


30MHz are behind #InsTechAdvent door 13! They joined us at our September Show and Tell and demonstrated how they turn data from physical environments into actionable insights at industrial scale. Have you caught site of them yet in our new show-reel?


Door number 12 is Insurercore, a desktop and app based platform for the insurance market! Peter Clarke of Insurercore joined us at our Show and Tell and also gave an exciting presentation at our ‘SME Commercial Insurance event’ in May. Catch his video on our YouTube channel!


#InsTechAdvent day 11 is Cookhouse Lab, Toronto’s first InsurTech open innovation lab! We’re extremely grateful to the team at Cookhouse Lab for co-sponsoring our October ‘Life and Health Insurance’ event, and what an event it was! Full post event report available here.

CyberOwl are behind #InsTechAdvent door number 10! The team at CyberOwl have developed an impressive early warning system for cyber and cyber physical attacks and we heard all about it at our November ‘Partner Picks’ event. Full video available on our YouTube channel – not one to be missed!

#InsTechAdvent day 9 is XL Catlin! You can’t work in InsurTech and not have heard of XL Catlin! A giant of the insurance world, we were lucky enough to hear from Jenny Williams at our June event all about their in-house innovation team ‘Accelerate’. Take a look at the full post event report here.

Behind door number 8 is PORT! They’re making it fast and easy to be GDPR compliant and we’ve been working closely with the PORT team for the last few months! Make sure you’re an official InsTech London member to be the first to hear about our exciting PORT developments coming soon:

Day 7…With our Christmas Party happening a week today, door number 7 just had to be us, InsTech London! If you haven”t got your ticket yet, head over to the Eventbrite page: Food, drink and festive spirit, see you all there! 

#InsTechAdvent door 6 is Passle! The team at Passle have been with us from the start, helping us to create engaging and timely content! Head over to our Passle page to see all the latest InsurTech news!

Behind door number 5 is Pixoneye! The only company that uses Artificial Intelligence and Computer Vision to analyse user’s mobile photo galleries to reap rich user insights and deliver real time in-app hyper-personalisation. Check out the full presentation from Richard Jones at our recent ‘Partner Picks’ event in November.

On the 4th day of Christmas…LMTOM! No introduction required, LMTOM are instrumental in bringing innovation to the London market. They sponsored our ‘SME Commercial Insurance’ event in May, as well as our ‘Innovation in the London Market’ event in June. Click through to see the full post event reports. 

Door number three and it’s Tokio Marine Kiln – A leading international insurer with a reputation for underwriting excellence and innovative products. We’re pleased to have had representatives from TMK along to several of our events throughout 2017 and heard a fantastic presentation from Darren Sharp as part of our ‘Innovation on the London Market’ event in June.

Sentiance have done the double this year! They gave a great demo at our show and tell and we then had Patrick Lynch return to speak at our October Life and Health Insurance event. Click through to our YouTube channel to see his presentation!

On the first day of Christmas…SAS! We’ve been proud to have SAS as one of our gold sponsors throughout 2017. SAS use their expertise to help customers exploit the value of data to solve their biggest problems, make better decisions faster and fuel innovation. They certainly brought the excitement with their race track at our September show and tell event!