This contest seeks the most innovative InsureTech companies in Latin America
"The ITC-LAIF Award is the first competition in the world that promotes the work of startups dedicated to Insurtech in Latin America and to support and encourage projects with innovative technology-based services that benefit the insurance ecosystem," said Eduardo Iglesias, co-founder and Managing Partner of this fund.
"This award will recognize the people who are creating the most interesting and useful innovations in this field."
The competition will be open to new companies, with less than a year of creation, from Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Mexico, Paraguay, Panama, Peru, and Uruguay. The registration period opens today and runs until June 30, 2019.
The ITC-LAIF Award will culminate in the live presentation of the projects of the first 3 finalists within the framework of ITC 2019, the most important sectorial event in the world. They will be selected based on feasibility, innovation and the projection of the initiatives.
"InsureTech Connect is committed to fostering global awareness, and the ITC-LAIF Award provides a vehicle to learn about startup innovations in the dynamic Latin American insurtech space and to offer opportunities to people who are transforming the field in this important market in development. "said Jay Weintraub, founder, and CEO of InsureTech Connect.