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  • New institute wants ‘world where systems behave ethically’

    The institute will undertake research in the emerging field of quantitative fairness and work with the public and private sectors to put the research into practice. It will release open source ethical AI tools that can be adopted and adapted, says director Bill Simpson-Young.

  • Why IAG’s security team is learning to ‘speak developer’

    IAG is “right in the thick” of attempting to move its traditional workloads from its data centres into the cloud — and that’s forcing its security team to “fundamentally rethink” and challenge past methods that the insurer has used to protect its data, according to Ian Cameron.

  • IAG appoints new tech chief

    PwC partner and former Accenture executive Neil Morgan has been appointed to the newly created group executive technology position at IAG.

  • IAG saves millions with OpenStack

    Open source software and open source inspired approaches to development and innovation are set to play an increasingly large role in the future of ASX-listed insurance group IAG.

  • IAG appoints chief digital officer

    News Corp Australia’s chief product officer, digital, Mark Drasutis will join IAG as its chief digital officer, the insurer has announced.

  • IAG prepares for policy systems consolidation

    Work on consolidating IAG’s policy platforms will begin in the second half of FY17, the insurer’s CEO, Peter Harmer, told a briefing on the company’s results for the six months ending 31 December.

  • IAG to open InsurTech hub in Singapore

    ​Australian insurance giant IAG is opening a InsurTech innovation hub in Singapore, tasked with creating new products and services for the local and Asian market.

  • IAG undertakes another IT reshuffle

    IAG has confirmed changes to its IT function almost a year after a restructure that saw the creation of separate customer experience and digital teams, with IT operations sitting within the latter.

  • IAG’s CIO departs

    IAG’s group executive digital and technology, Claire Rawlins, has departed, the insurer announced today.

  • IAG to push API, mobile-first software architecture

    Introducing API and mobile-first architecture in order to push the reuse of technology, as well as implementing social coding practices, is one of the key priorities for the Digital Labs wing of IAG in FY17.