Some of you may know from my appearances at industry conferences and events, or from my previous writing, that I have a major pet peeve: I don’t like when insurance companies are hectored by people inside or outside of the industry about how they aren’t innovative.

When I began covering insurance technology nearly five years ago, that refrain was common. And as an impressionable young reporter, I took it as the truth. But over the past few years, I’ve found that view to be outdated and, frankly, needlessly insulting. Many insurers are leading the way in gleaning real results from emerging technology disciplines, including big data, analytics, mobile technology, and telematics.

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