Caroline Currie, sales director, Autoline, on being the first in Europe with a smartphone insurance telematics app, smartphones versus black boxes, and appealing to young drivers.
In this video from Insurance Telematics Europe 2013, Caroline Currie, sales director, Autoline, talks to TU's Jan Stojaspal about pioneering the auto insurance market in Europe with smartphone apps used as driver-monitoring devices. According to her, parents of young drivers were the first to buy in, but the ultimate goal is to make "good driving scores cool for young drivers."
(Caroline Currie's presentation at Insurance Telematics Europe 2013 – Smartphones make their foray into the insurance market – is available on demand through TUWebcast.)
Jan Stojaspal is the editor of Telematics Update.
For our coverage of Insurance Telematics Europe 2013, see also Insurance Telematics Europe: Day One, Video: Holistic approach to insurance telematics, Video: Insurance telematics and the young U.K. driver, Video: Insurance telematics and real-time driver feedback, Video: The tipping point for insurance telematics in Europe, Video: Getting insurance telematics right, Video: Learning to walk before running with insurance telematics, Video: Insurance telematics and the smartphone and Video: Insurance telematics and the customer-centric approach.
For all the latest telematics trends, check out Insurance Telematics USA 2013 on Sept. 4-5 in Chicago, Telematics Brazil & LATAM 2013 on Sept. 11-12 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Telematics Japan/China 2013 on Oct. 8-10 in Tokyo, Telematics Munich 2013 on Nov. 11-12 in Munich, Germany, Telematics for Fleet Management USA 2013 on Nov. 20-21 in Atlanta, Georgia, and Content and Apps for Automotive USA 2013 on Dec. 11-12 in San Francisco.
For exclusive telematics business analysis and insight, check out TU’s reports: Telematics Connectivity Strategies Report 2013, The Automotive HMI Report 2013, Insurance Telematics Report 2013 and Fleet & Asset Management Report 2012.