AXIS Re Launches ‘Future of Insurance’ Hackathon at the University of Illinois

AXIS Re, a business segment of AXIS Capital Holdings Limited (Pembroke Parish, Bermuda) hosted its inaugural “Future of Insurance” student hackathon in the Siebel Center for Design on the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, on April 9. the event featured students building new catastrophe risk conceptualization models by leveraging the data analysis, advanced computer programming skills and risk modeling technologies, according to an AXIS Re source.