Marty Smuin, CEO: Arturo: Protecting against assuming unsustainable risk (291)

InsTech - insurance & innovation with Matthew Grant

Feb 25 2024 • 36 mins

Arturo is a property intelligence company which combines multispectral imagery, geographic data and customer portfolio insights with machine learning models in a single platform.

A lot has developed in property intelligence since we last spoke to Arturo on the podcast. Matthew Grant caught up with CEO Marty Smuin about how generative AI is adding a new dimension to property analysis.

Arturo knows that it is expensive to be wrong in insurance. Find out how Arturo is aiming to tackle relying on outdated public records, incomplete tax assessor data and more in this episode.

Key talking points include:

  • Using third-party data to reveal greater insights
  • Driving innovation - Smuin’s background in technology
  • Partnering with Suncorp in Australia
  • The power of high-resolution data in underwriting property - how Arturo is tapping into new sources of data
  • The impact of generative AI on property risk assessment

For more information on Arturo and how they can help, you find more information about the platform here and reach out to book a demo here.

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Continuing Professional Development

This InsTech Podcast Episode is accredited by the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII). By listening, you can claim up to 0.5 hours towards your CPD scheme.

By the end of this podcast, you should be able to meet the following Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the methods Arturo uses to make property intelligence more accurate to improve the claims process
  • Specify how changing climate and weather patterns have a direct effect on property analysis
  • Identify ways in which generative AI is developing and innovating property risk assessments

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