Guidewire’s ‘Connections 2013’ User Conference Draws More Than 1,000 Attendees
Forty percent year over year growth in attendance at Guidewire’s ninth annual user conference
Connections 2013 kicked off with Guidewire’s chief executive officer,
Two Guidewire customers presented keynotes on the main stage.
A series of nearly 90 hands-on workshops, roundtable discussions, expert panels, and educational sessions held throughout the three days of the conference provided the opportunity for Guidewire customers to share their experiences, lessons learned, and best practices.
Thirty-four breakout sessions featured Guidewire customers and some of these included:
ClaimCenter Project: From A to Z (with Auto-Owners Insurance Company)
NJM: Super Storm Sandy and Catastrophe Management (with
NJM Insurance Group)
Rating Best Practices (with
The Co-operators and Rockhill Insurance Company)
- Value Alignment Panel Discussion (with American Modern and Pacifico Seguros)
Lumley’s Journey through Business Implementation and Legacy System
Lumley General Insurance Limited)
A total of 30 roundtable discussions also took place and a sampling of these includes:
Change Management Efforts (with
Customer Strategies to Protect Your Claims Management While
Implementing PolicyCenter (with
Governance with Agility (with
Citizens Property Insurance)
How to Effectively Support an Out of the Box Implementation
Amica General Insurance Group)
Utilizing vs. Enhancing the Base Product? (
Great American Insurance Company)
Connections 2013 was sponsored by 16 Guidewire PartnerConnect™ and
“We are inspired by what our customers are doing with our products and
the desire they have to transform their business and better serve their
agents and policyholders. Connections gives us the perfect opportunity
to celebrate their accomplishments and share knowledge as a community,”
Guidewire builds software products that help Property/Casualty insurers replace their legacy core systems and transform their business. Designed to be flexible and scalable, Guidewire products enable insurers to deliver excellent service, increase market share and lower operating costs. Guidewire InsuranceSuite™ provides the core systems used by insurers as operational systems of record. Additional products provide support for data management, business intelligence, anytime/anywhere access and guidance and monitoring. More than 150 Property/Casualty insurers around the world have selected Guidewire. For more information, please visit www.guidewire.com. Follow us on twitter: @Guidewire_PandC.
Guidewire Software, Inc.
Diana Stott, +1 650-356-4941