Big Data and Artificial Intelligence (EX) Working Group

2021 Membership

2021 Adopted Charges:

The Big Data and Artificial Intelligence (EX) Working Group will:

  1. Research the use of big data and artificial intelligence (AI) in the business of insurance and evaluate existing regulatory frameworks for overseeing and monitoring their use. Present findings and recommend next steps, if any, to the Innovation and Technology (EX) Task Force and which may include model governance for the use of big data and AI for the insurance industry.
  2. Review current audit and certification programs and/or frameworks that could be used to oversee insurers’ use of consumer and non-insurance data and models using intelligent algorithms, including AI. If appropriate, recommend to and coordinate with the appropriate subject matter expert (SME) committees on development of modifications to model laws and/or regulations and regulatory guidance and/or handbooks regarding marketing, rating, underwriting and claims, regulation of data vendors and brokers, regulatory reporting requirements, and consumer disclosure requirements.
  3. Assess data needs and required tools for state insurance regulators to appropriately monitor the marketplace, and evaluate the use of big data and intelligent algorithms, including AI in underwriting, rating, claims and marketing practices. This assessment shall include gaining a better understanding of currently available data and tools, as well as recommendations for additional data and tools, as appropriate. Based on this assessment, propose a means to include these tools into existing and/or new regulatory oversight and monitoring processes.
Big Data and Artificial Intelligence (EX) Working Group

Public Conference Call
Monday, March 29, 2021
12:30 PM ET, 11:30 AM CT, 10:30 AM MT, 9:30 AM PT
Expected Length of Call: 1 hr
Webex Link

To be determined.

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Director Market Regulation
Phone: 816-783-8260

Denise Matthews
Director, Data Coordination and Statistical Analysis 
Phone: 816-783-8007

Please see the current Committee List for a complete list of committee members.