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The Sun, The Moon and The Kids

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On Monday, August 21st, people all over North America gathered outside to experience the celestial event of the solar eclipse. This was the first total solar eclipse visible in the United States in 38 years.  Our Georgia-based Technology team spent the historic moment volunteering at a local elementary school helping local students enjoy the experience. As you can see, the kids were well-prepared with their protective sunglasses!  Our volunteers also live-streamed Oregon’s view of the…

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Vulnerability Strikes Again: Broadcom WiFi chip likely used in your smartphone

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This post was authored by guest blogger Tushar Nandwana – OneBeacon Technology Risk Control Specialist. At the recent BlackHat security conference, a researcher named Nitay Artenstein from Exodus Intelligence disclosed a major security vulnerability called Broadpwn that would have affected 1 billion smartphones–on both the Android and Apple iOS operating systems. This far-reaching risk includes all iPhones since iPhone 5, Google Nexus (5, 6, 6X and 6P), Samsung Note 3 and Samsung Galaxy (S3 to…

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Printing for Life

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When 3D printing technology emerged, there was immediate excitement within the life science community, which quickly imagined the many possibilities. Fast forward to 2017 and 3D printing has expanded to “bioprinting,” or the practice of manufacturing tissue and organs with materials that incorporate viable living cells. This almost unbelievable technique has enabled practitioners to test advancements in the area of reconstructive surgery, transplantation and more. We are pleased to announce our newest whitepaper which addresses…

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#TECNA17

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This week finds our team in Waterloo, Canada, attending the annual Technology Councils of North America (TECNA) conference. This mid-summer gathering is an opportunity to hear from a variety of keynote speakers, enjoy breakout sessions and network with TECNA friends old and new, while exploring this Silicon Valley-like area  that is home to world-leading technology research and more. We are proud sponsors of this event as well and appreciate the opportunity!  

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Staying Cool in Summer’s Heat

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Recently, several members of OneBeacon Technology’s East Region celebrated summer with an ice-cream social with one of its longtime clients and their insurance agency partners. The group enjoyed ice cream, milkshakes and other frozen treats on a hot summer July day! Everyone enjoyed this opportunity to recognize the value of strong partnership—while savoring summer’s special cool treats.

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Congratulations INSUREtrust!

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Congratulations to INSUREtrust on winning Advisen’s 2017 Cyber Risk Broking Team of the Year award! Advisen hosted its 4th annual Cyber Risk Awards on June 14th, honoring Cyber Risk professionals. The gala dinner event took place in New York City with over 380 people in attendance. INSUREtrust, located in the Atlanta metro area, is an established authority on emerging risks. We are proud to have INSUREtrust as a partner!

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Beating the Heat in NYC!

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Although the mercury read well over 90 degrees, it didn’t deter over 85 producers from attending our most recent Product Fair held at The Liberty in New York City! This is the second OneBeacon Product Fair to take place this year, following a successful event in Atlanta in early May. These “trade-show” style gatherings are an opportunity for showcasing our products, services and expertise to local producers. Six OneBeacon Technology team members joined their OneBeacon…

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NYC Product Fair: June 13

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NYC partners! Nine OneBeacon businesses, including OneBeacon Technology, are teaming up to host a OneBeacon Product Fair on Tuesday, June 13. Where: The Liberty – 29 W 35th Street, New York, NY When: 4-7 p.m. Come learn more about our products and services, while networking with nine underwriting teams. Click through to register; we hope to see you there!  

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West Region Established Led by Todd Sorenson

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We’re excited to announce that our former Pacific Northwest and Southwest territories are now combined into a single West Region, led by Todd Sorenson. Todd has been with OneBeacon for 11 years and most recently served as the Southwest regional manager. Over the span of his career, he has  20+ years of underwriting experience in the technology markets. In his expanded role, he will spend considerable time collaborating with our West Region’s producers up and…

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Renewable Energy Whitepaper Now Available!

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Sometimes putting off until tomorrow what you can do today is the best approach. An example of that is renewable energy, which captures and stores energy for later use through various technologies. This opportunity is the subject of our latest whitepaper titled “The Power of Containment—A Multitude of Storage Options for Renewable Energy” authored by technology risk control specialist Norine McVann. In this whitepaper, you will learn about today’s energy-storage technologies including their capabilities and…

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