David K.A Mordecai was invited to speak at the Accenture Insurtech Summit on December 5th, 2017 in New York City.
Dr. Mordecai spoke on a panel entitled Big Data: The Oxygen of Life Underwriting, moderated by Michael Reilly, Insurance Underwriting Leader for Accenture. His fellow panelists were the following:
- Scott Armstrong Head of Business Development, Domino Data Lab and
- Cristina Vigilante, Vice President, Sales Operations Leader, Marsh.
David Mordecai is Lead Investigator at RiskEcon® Lab @Courant and Co-Managing Member of Numerati Partners LLC.
About Numerati® Partners LLC
Numerati® Partners LLC coordinates a data analytics and development ecosystem, with the mission of advancing and fostering the next generation of scalable data-intensive risk and liability management enterprises. The firm provides resources fundamental to advancing the development of nascent leading-edge inferential surveillance, monitoring, and predictive analytics technologies for deployment within the RiskTech domain: risk technologies associated with adaptive distributed, networked and embedded systems such as remote sensing, agent-oriented data analytics, computing and control systems. Numerati® Partners curates integrated RiskTech solutions as well as forensic and use-case applications in RiskTech sub-domains such as LitTech, RegTech, FinTech and InsurTech (litigation technology, regulation technology, financial technology and insurance technology).
About RiskEcon® Lab @Courant
The mission of RiskEcon® Lab @Courant is to enable, facilitate and coordinate academic research focusing on these patterns and trends, via the development of commercially-viable, analytic applications employing computational statistical tools in conjunction with innovative and non-traditional data structures. In addition, the lab’s activities involve the advancement of applied mathematical statistics and computational economics, through interdisciplinary post-doctoral, postgraduate, graduate research and education in data science and social computing.
RiskEcon® Lab for Decision Metrics was established in 2011 at Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, an independent division of New York University (NYU). Courant is considered to be one of the world’s leading mathematics educational and scientific research centers, and has been ranked first in research in applied mathematics.
Accenture is a global management consulting professional services firm that provides strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations services. A Fortune Global 500 company, it has been incorporated in Dublin, Ireland, since 1 September 2009. In 2017, the company reported net revenues of $34.9 billion, with more than 425,000 employees serving clients in more than 200 cities in 120 countries. In 2015, the company had about 130,000 employees in India, about 48,000 in the US, and about 50,000 in the Philippines. Accenture’s clients include 95 of the Fortune Global 100 and more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500.
Accenture common equity is listed on the New York Stock Exchange, under the symbol ACN, and was added to the S&P 500 index on July 5, 2011. Accenture has six divisions; these are Accenture Strategy, Accenture Consulting, Accenture Digital, Accenture Federal Services, Accenture Technology and Accenture Operations.
December 5th 2017, New York NY