Hartford InsurTech Hub, the accelerator launched by Startupbootcamp in September
, has announced which 11 startups will participate in the incubator’s first program, beginning Jan. 8. The insurtechs selected for the three-month accelerator were chosen from a list of 1,000 applicants, according to the company. Each will receive initial $25,000 cash grants and access to founding industry partners—Cigna, Travelers, USAA and The Hartford—as potential investors. This year’s cohort focuses heavily on AI, machine learning and big data to improve customer experience and retention.