Six Things: January 18th, 2022

The Genomics Revolution in Life and Health. Plus, top 5 P&C insurance trends in 2022; keeping the human element in AI; the evolution of leadership intelligence; and more.


The Genomics Revolution in Life and Health

Paul Carroll, Editor-in-Chief of ITL

What if life insurers could help all policyholders with cancer live at least two years longer than they would have otherwise? Just imagine what that sort of breakthrough would do to how people perceive life insurance, while delivering massive gains in profitability to the insurers.

“We think that is doable, today,” Greig Woodring, the longtime CEO of RGA, told me when we talked recently about the future of life insurance and, in particular, the phenomenal potential of genomics.

continue reading >

New Majesco Webinar

Register now for a "crystal ball" view into 2022 to understand where your customers, martkets, technology and competitors are heading so that you can adapt to capture these opportunities.

Register Now




20 Insurance Issues to Watch in 2022
by Kimberly George and Mark Walls

High-impact issues relating to workers’ comp, healthcare and risk management need more attention.

Read More

Top 5 P&C Insurance Trends in 2022
by Susanna Gotsch

The trends stem from a changed work landscape, expanded use of ADAS, climate change, new customer expectations and complexity.

Read More

How to Lay the Groundwork for Innovation in Commercial Underwriting  

Sponsored by Intellect SEEC

In this webinar, ITL Editor-in-Chief Paul Carroll sits down with Jim McKenney, chief strategy officer and products business head at Intellect SEEC, and Sandeep Tandon, CTO of Intellect SEEC.

Read More


Keeping Human Element in AI
by Tom Warden

We all have a responsibility to see that AI is done well, that it has a humanizing influence, not a dehumanizing one.

Read More

The Evolution of Leadership Intelligence
by Christopher Linke

Meeting the high demand for effective leadership requires a special type of intelligence, one that has evolved far beyond traditional IQ.

Read More

Going Beyond the Incremental
by Shantanu Tewari

Most transformation programs include a focus on efficiency or process improvement. All of this progress proves incremental, at best.

Read More

Educating Owners on New Risks
by  Steve Prymas

Only 22% of SME owners and founders have read and understood all their policies. 29% let their insurance auto-renew without changes.

Read More

The Virtual Insurance Agent

Sponsored by Creative Virtual 

With conversational AI, insurance companies can deliver easier and more convenient digital support to customers, improve agent experience and productivity, and reduce contact center traffic.

Read Now




January Focus: Parametric Insurance

"By having a simple yes/no metric, such as a temperature that rises above a certain level or drops below a specified level for an agreed-upon amount of time, parametric insurance removes the need to have an adjuster go into the field to inspect..."

Read More

Global Insurance Forum Experts Series  

Sponsored by International Insurance Society 

Over this six-part series, hear from industry leaders about building an innovation culture, leveraging data for success, and more.

Watch Now


Partner with ITL to create expert thought leadership content.

Custom Content
Promoted Content
Display Advertising
Custom Webinars
Monthly Topic Sponsorships
ITL Partner Packages and more

Learn more and get the 2022 Media Kit




Write for Us

Our authors are what set Insurance Thought Leadership apart.
Get Started


Share Share
Share Share
Tweet Tweet
Forward Forward


Insurance Thought Leadership

Profile picture for user Insurance Thought Leadership

Insurance Thought Leadership

Insurance Thought Leadership (ITL) delivers engaging, informative articles from our global network of thought leaders and decision makers. Their insights are transforming the insurance and risk management marketplace through knowledge sharing, big ideas on a wide variety of topics, and lessons learned through real-life applications of innovative technology.

We also connect our network of authors and readers in ways that help them uncover opportunities and that lead to innovation and strategic advantage.


Read More