Every day, new innovations in technology and aging make the news. Whether it’s the way the science of epigenetics is redefining how and why we age or how big data, machine learning and artificial intelligence are taking the customer experience to the next level. This is where I share the disruptive new inventions that are helping us to live longer, healthier lives.
In the scientific journal Aging, Dr. Horvath from UCLA’s school of genetics published his research and discovery of predictive bio-markers for all-cause mortality: DNA Methylation and Mortality Prediction. The study involved the review and study of over 13,000 individuals, reviewing their epigenomic biomarkers and associated mortality rates. The study has been hailed as ground-breaking.Read More
Ernst & Young published its 2016 Life Insurance and Annuity CEO Survey. The survey furthers the insurance innovation imperative espoused in the findings of its E&Y’s 2015 CEO Survey. In the 2016 CEO Survey tag line: In search of innovation life insurers and annuity providers seek new ideas, technologies and ways to operate. The finding […]Read More
Biomathematician Dr. Steve Horvath has discovered a strikingly accurate way to measure human ageing through epigenetic signatures. The international journal of science, Nature, profiled the discovery of Dr. Horvath. This discovery is hailed as one of the most important discoveries of interpreting the importance of the human epigenome. Read the article: Nature_The Clock Watcher 2014 Source: […]Read More
Company is betting that data analytics will prove transformative to the market Compliance isn’t the only pet peeve of agents and advisors. Another is underwriting. The rating of a life insurance policy, which can make a purchase untenable for the client, is one source of annoyance. Potentially more aggravating is the wait time — the […]Read More