The role of data and predictive analytics in an evolving market
Wednesday 19 June 2019
ACORD Auditorium, EC3R 7AA
Speaker: Simon White, Principal Consultant for Data Predictive Analytics, DWF
This session will look at how MGAs can experiment with their data in a low-cost and compliant manner to test and pilot data-driven concepts to improve the quality and speed of decision-making and optimise performance.


Learning objectives
By the end of the session, delegates will be able to:

  • Understand and describe the differences between Management Information (MI), Business Intelligence (BI), Augmented Intelligence (IA) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) and understand the practical applications of each of these data disciplines.
  • Understand the importance of the involvement of insurance domain expertise in exploring data analytics concepts.
  • Understand the importance of targeting data analytics projects at solving specific business challenges for MGAs.
  • Describe the steps involved in the data analytics journey from concept to operationalisation.
  • Describe several different types of data analytics techniques and understand how to apply the right technique to the right problem.
  • Understand the basic theory of predictive analytics techniques and why they work.
  • Understand the importance of both creative thinking and failing fast as applied to data analytics experimentation.
Networking lunch available from 12:30.  Session runs from 13:00 to 14:30
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"It is not the strongest or the most intelligent who will survive but those who can best manage change". 
The 2019 MGAA Annual Conference and Exhibition will focus on a changing market and how MGAs might need to adapt to survive. 

Keynote speakers include John Neal, CEO, Lloyd's and we are holding a 'Question Time' with well known industry figures.  View the full agenda here .  

The conference is taking place on Tuesday 2 July at 133 Houndsditch, London.
REGISTER HERE