Are you in the insurance technology and services industry? Then you don’t want to miss iTs|Social from 5:30-7 p.m. Tuesday, July 24 at Pearlz Restaurant at 936 Gervais St. in the Vista. iTs|Social is the signature quarterly networking event for iTs|SC: Columbia’s Insurance Technology & Services Cluster.
All professionals in insurance technology and services in the Columbia region are welcome to attend the social from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at the restaurant You can RSVP at www.its–sc.com/itssocial for the no-cost event.
The iTs|Social on Tuesday will feature the introduction of the iTs|SC 2012-2013 executive committee. Alan Whelchel, assistant vice president for global business technology at Colonial Life, is the 2012-2013 chair.
The Columbia region employs approximately 15,000 insurance technology and services professionals at an average annual salary of $62,000. The industry generates more than $4.9 billion in annual sales with a nearly $6.7 billion total annual economic impact for the state of South Carolina.
Since 2010 iTs|SC has connected more than 200 Columbia insurance technology and services professionals to colleagues from other industry firms and institutions in the area. iTs|SC represents 10 member companies and 5 public institutions in the Columbia insurance technology and services market. Membership is open to any company or organization connected to insurance technology and services.
On September 12, iTs|SC, in partnership with IT-oLogy and Gartner, Inc., the world’s leading information technology research and advisory company, will host its second Gartner Local Briefing at IT-oLogy. This year’s theme is “Big Data” and the event will feature case studies by researchers from Gartner and executives from Columbia firms. Additional details will be released in upcoming weeks.