How Silicon Valley Start-ups Are Disrupting the Health Plan Market Webcast


March 17, 2016

  • External Forces & Industry Knowledge

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Health Section


Learn how Silicon Valley start-ups are disrupting the health plan market (in a good way!). A panel of start-up founders will talk about their vision, their progress toward that vision and how they approach things differently in order to disrupt the status quo. You will hear about the culture these founders are promoting within their organizations and how they are able to make such rapid progress toward fulfilling their vision. You will also get a glimpse of the investors behind these rising stars.

Silicon Valley has been the center of disruptions to industries across the world. Now some of the brightest minds and the backers of some of the most successful start-ups are turning their focus to improving the experience people have with their health plan. In the process they are making rapid progress in creating a new vision and charting a path for rapid changes to health plan business.

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Demonstrating the listening, writing and speaking skills required to effectively address diverse technical and nontechnical audiences in both formal and informal settings.

Professional Values

Adhering to standards of professional conduct and practice where all business interactions are based on a foundation of integrity, honesty and impartiality.

External Forces & Industry Knowledge

Identifying and incorporating the implications of economic, social, regulatory, geo-political and business changes into the design and delivery of actuarial solutions.


Initiating, innovating, inspiring, creating or otherwise acting to influence others regardless of level or role toward a common goal.

Relationship Management & Interpersonal Collaboration

Creating mutually beneficial relationships and work processes toward a common goal.

Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving

Applying the actuarial knowledge, skills and judgment required to provide value-added services.

Strategic Insight & Integration

Anticipating trends and strategically aligning actuarial practice with broader organizational business goals.

Results-Oriented Solutions

Providing effective problem solving that addresses relevant interests and needs.