Insurance leaders coming to Des Moines this week for Global Insurance Symposium

Global Insurance Accelerator Tom Smith, the founder of AuthorityData presents during the 2018 Global Insurance Symposium.

Insurance and technology leaders from around the globe will gather in Des Moines this week for the 2019 Global Insurance Symposium (GIS).

Set to take place April 23-25, the annual three-day symposium will provide a venue for those in the insurance industry to address and discuss issues impacting the insurance industry with a focus on technology, policy and innovation.

An InsurTech Expo will run from 3-5 pm on the first day of the event, April 23, and will lead into the GIS welcome reception.

Wednesday will start with opening remarks by Gov. Kim Reynolds followed a full day of speakers and panels. At 3:30, the ten companies in the 2019 GIA cohort will present their companies.

The symposium will wrap on Thursday with two more panels and a closing keynote by Senator Chuck Grassley.

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