Benefit from the incubator experience of WERK1 and gain unparalleled access to many of the world´s leading insurance companies (Allianz, ARAG, die Bayerische, Generali, HUK-Coburg, LV1871, Munich RE, Nürnberger, Swiss Re, VKB and WWK).  The application for the #2 Batch is closed now. Stay tuned…

WHAT IS THE PROGRAM

W1 Forward is the Accelerator program powered by WERK1, a leading digital incubator in Munich. Our vision is to help startups to grow their idea into scalable business.

W1 Forward InsurTech Accelerator was launched by WERK1 in 2015 together with leading insurance companies to establish one of the world’s leading ecosystems for InsurTech startups in Munich and help them boost the market. The program supports five teams. The core program is set out for six months and is open to startups worldwide who want to revolutionize the industry.

Teams will use WERK1 installations for free and work hand in hand with renowned coaches, mentors and leaders of the industry, all worth €50.000/startup. The goal is to develop a concept to a market-ready product or service. W1 Forward aims furthermore to help startups to collaborate with corporations so that they can find new businesses and partnerships.

THE PROGRAM IS FREE OF CHARGE. NO TEAM WILL BE ASKED FOR EQUITY.

WHAT YOU GET FROM THE PROGRAM

Top-class 1-on-1 mentoring & interactive workshops

6 months free office space and administrative support

Exclusive access to insurance partners & specific teams

Network of potential investors, partners and entrepreneurs

WHAT THE STARTUPS SAY ABOUT OUR PROGRAM?

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Are you a smart, early-stage startup who has a beta product / MVP ready to disrupt the insurance industry?

Or do you have a technology that could be applied to the insurance industry in one of the following areas?

 

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Big Data / Smart Data
  • Blockchain / Smart Data / Peer-to-Peer
  • Chatbots
  • Cyber Security
  • Data Analytics
  • Digital Health/ MedTech
  • Drones
  • Internet of Things
  • Intelligent Automation
  • Platform
  • Sensors
  • Smart Home
  • Telematics
  • Virtual Reality
  • Wearables
  • ….

Do you have a great team, who is supporting you to make a scalable business out of your concept?

Do you have a willingness to work intensively and hard to achieve a stage where your startup reaches a market-fit and investment-readiness?

Are you willing to move to WERK1 Munich for six months?

TIMELINE

6 weeks of intensive sessions and mentoring
+ 4 months of on demand-mentoring

TIMELINE

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6 weeks of intensive sessions and mentoring
+ 4 months of on demand-mentoring

OUR SECOND BATCH STARTUPS

Etherisc builds decentralized insurance (peer-to-peer) in order to make insurance accessible and affordable for everyone.

Personiq is an identity management framework that allows companies to verify the digital identity of their customers in compliance with GDPR and e-privacy.

Health check-up in your pocket? HeartShield recognizes heart disease risk on any smartphone, without extra hardware, syringes, or labs.

Tapoly provides on demand insurance for the sharing economy, focusing on the lifestyle of freelancers and contractors, and bridging the gap between their custom needs and the standard products offered by insurance companies.

Karlsson provides digital, convenient health insurance, sold directly to the customer.

InsurTech Newcomers Batch#2 – Congratulations and Welcome at WERK1:

Etherisc, Heartshield, Karlsson, Personiq and Tapoly! Good luck and have a good time!

OUR MENTORS & EXPERTS

Natasha Amaral

Innovation Specialist at MyOrder

Olivier van Ariel

Serial entrepreneur, Marketing Manager at Google

Niels van den Bergh

Marketing UX Developer at Possen

Florian Bergmann

Serial Entrepreneur and COO at WERK1

Romain Berthomé

Lead Product Owner at Rocket Internet

Aurelie Blaise

UX Researcher Freelance

OUR ALUMNIS

A real-time predictive BI SaaS solution using the latest research in machine learning & state of the art Big Data technologies

Nect provides verified smart digital identities to be used across all insurance companies to give customers an easy and secure access to services and offerings.

The next underwriting generation product deals with big data to reduce the huge risk amounts within insurance companies and to predict important underwriting characteristics by applying machine learning and artificial intelligence concepts.

The Snapsure insurance-bot, with image recognition and product-logics, generates automatically insurance offers only based on a snapshot and optional user-data on any device, any platforms and any marketplace. Simple insure with a snapshot.

MotionsCloud provides mobile claims solution for insurers & claims experts in property insurances.

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THE PARTNERS

ADAC
Allianz
Arag
DieBayerische
Generali
HukCoburg
LV1871
MunichRe
Nürnberger
SwissRe
VKBayern
WWK

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