Nassau Re/Imagine Incubator

Company: Nassau Re/Imagine

Location: Hartford

Space

Describe your space

Nassau Re/Imagine serves as an insurtech incubator for startups intending to build a presence in Hartford. We actively support individuals and teams committed to building a vibrant insurtech ecosystem in the heart of our insurance community. In return, we provide business resources, access to potential clients, support for product commercialization, and introductions to investors and the Hartford community. We are currently serving 18 startups from across 5 continents.

What are the coolest, most popular features of your space?

Nassau Re/Imagine offers curated introductions to the companies, people and resources that enable startups to secure a viable presence in Hartford's thriving insurtech ecosystem. Additional features include marketing support, connections to colleges & universities, roundtable discussions with regulators, industry leaders and carrier partners. Our two-sided incubator space acts offers the opportunity to gather and ideate with other change makers.

What impact did your space make in 2020?

Nassau Re/Imagine 2020 Highlights: - February Investor event yielded 150+ one on one Startup/VC meetings - Co-Founded New England Insurtech Alliance, partnership between 5 leading insurtech organizations - Hosted Hartford Open House, engaging international startups and the local community - Organized and led five Retiretech Forums, attracting 100+ experts, startups, and participants across the space. - Creating thought leadership content as we work to define the 'retiretech' space

Nominator Justification

Nassau Re/Imagine opened their building to InsurTech startups in the Hartford community, providing them valuable space and services for free. This gesture has done a lot to help foster innovation and entrepreneurship in our comminuty.

Program

Describe your program

Nassau Re/Imagine serves as an insurtech incubator for startups intending to build a presence in Hartford. We actively support individuals and teams committed to building a vibrant insurtech ecosystem in the heart of our insurance community. In return, we provide business resources, access to potential clients, support for product commercialization, and introductions to investors and the Hartford community. We are currently serving 18 startups from across 5 continents.

What are the coolest, most popular features of your program?

Nassau Re/Imagine offers curated introductions to the companies, people and resources that enable startups to secure a viable presence in Hartford's thriving insurtech ecosystem. Additional features include marketing support, connections to colleges & universities, roundtable discussions with regulators, industry leaders and carrier partners. Our two-sided incubator space acts offers the opportunity to gather and ideate with other change makers.

What impact did your program make in 2020?

Nassau Re/Imagine 2020 Highlights: – February Investor event yielded 150+ one on one Startup/VC meetings – Co-Founded New England Insurtech Alliance, partnership between 5 leading insurtech organizations – Hosted Hartford Open House, engaging international startups and the local community – Organized and led five Retiretech Forums, attracting 100+ experts, startups, and participants across the space. – Creating thought leadership content as we work to define the 'retiretech' space

Nominator Justification

The Nassau Re/Imagine incubator program has brought many insurance companies and insurtech entrepreneurs together through a series of deep events.

Economic Development

Company/organization description

Nassau Re/Imagine serves as an insurtech incubator for startups intending to build a presence in Hartford. We actively support individuals and teams committed to building a vibrant insurtech ecosystem in the heart of our insurance community. In return, we provide business resources, access to potential clients, support for product commercialization, and introductions to investors and the Hartford community. We are currently serving 18 startups from across 5 continents.

How are you engaged/involved in supporting/advocating for the CT entrepreneur ecosystem?

Nassau Re/Imagine offers curated introductions to the companies, people and resources that enable startups to secure a viable presence in Hartford's thriving insurtech ecosystem. Additional features include marketing support, connections to colleges & universities, roundtable discussions with regulators, industry leaders and carrier partners. Our two-sided incubator space acts offers the opportunity to gather and ideate with other change makers.

What improved in the CT entrepreneur ecosystem due to your involvement/advocacy in 2020?

Nassau Re/Imagine 2020 Highlights: - February Investor event yielded 150+ one on one Startup/VC meetings - Co-Founded New England Insurtech Alliance, partnership between 5 leading insurtech organizations - Hosted Hartford Open House, engaging international startups and the local community - Organized and led five Retiretech Forums, attracting 100+ experts, startups, and participants across the space. - Creating thought leadership content as we work to define the 'retiretech' space

Nominator Justification

Nassau Re/Imagine helps develop startup business in the Hartford community and also attracts companies from out of town into Hartford. -Investor event-150+ startup/VC meetings -Virtual shift. Nassau Solvathon-winner gets investment -Expanded E. Coast Insurtech, attracts AM Best -Claimspace gets $1M, Nassau US home. Pineapple wins deal with Travelers. Sureify hires -Nat. recognition -Roger Woods Johnson Fdn. -Symetra sponsors. Launc[h]increases support -Hosts Htfd. openhouse. Key role-Insurtech Connect Htfd. ITC , SE2’s, Infosys + Capgemini board -Retiretech Forums-100 experts + startups -UConn/UHart Insurtech Fellowship

Corporate/Institutional

Company/organization description

Nassau Re/Imagine serves as an insurtech incubator for startups intending to build a presence in Hartford. We actively support individuals and teams committed to building a vibrant insurtech ecosystem in the heart of our insurance community. In return, we provide business resources, access to potential clients, support for product commercialization, and introductions to investors and the Hartford community. We are currently serving 18 startups from across 5 continents.

How are you engaged/involved in the CT entrepreneur ecosystem?

Nassau Re/Imagine offers curated introductions to the companies, people and resources that enable startups to secure a viable presence in Hartford's thriving insurtech ecosystem. Additional features include marketing support, connections to colleges & universities, roundtable discussions with regulators, industry leaders and carrier partners. Our two-sided incubator space acts offers the opportunity to gather and ideate with other change makers.

What impact did your CT entrepreneur ecosystem involvement yield in 2020?

Nassau Re/Imagine 2020 Highlights: - February Investor event yielded 150+ one on one Startup/VC meetings - Co-Founded New England Insurtech Alliance, partnership between 5 leading insurtech organizations - Hosted Hartford Open House, engaging international startups and the local community - Organized and led five Retiretech Forums, attracting 100+ experts, startups, and participants across the space. - Creating thought leadership content as we work to define the 'retiretech' space

Nominator Justification

Nassaue Re/Imagine is one of most active corporates helping to support Hartford's local entrepreneur community.

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