EXTENDED REALITY COULD SOLVE INSURANCE’S OLDEST PROBLEM

CARRIE LONZE | December 10, 2018

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As described in the 2018 Technology Vision for Insurance, the immersive experiences made possible by technologies like virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) are changing the way people connect with information, experiences, and each other. Accenture uses extended reality, or XR, as a blanket term for these technologies. Insurers are increasingly turning to XR to eliminate distance and improve access to people, experiences, and information. Eighty-four percent of insurance leaders surveyed for Tech Vision 2018 reported that it’s very important for their organization to be a pioneer in XR solutions. The same percentage predicted that it will create a new foundation for interaction, communication, and information.

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