Webcast Alert - Insurance Risk Management: A Location-Based Decision Support Approach for Reducing Exposure

NEW YORK, Nov. 19, 2002 -- The editors of Insurance & Technology magazine, along with Questerra, are hosting a free online WebEvent detailing how location-based decision support can help reduce exposure for insurance companies. This important event will be broadcast live over the Internet on November 21 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.

What: Insurance Risk Management: A Location-Based Decision Support Approach for Reducing Exposure

When: Thursday, November 21, 2002, 1 p.m. eastern.

Where: http://www.videonewswire.com/event.asp?id=9147

How: Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the address above.

Contact: Paul Way, 212-600-3130

Experts agree that one of the most critical issues for insurance companies around the world today is mitigating risk and exposure due to man-made risk factors. Visual decision-support technologies will play a crucial role in defining new methods for improved terrorist risk assessment and mitigation. Many companies are rapidly discovering that visualizing information in new ways, through location-based decision support solutions, can provide better risk management analysis and underwriting policies, resulting in increases in premiums, and reductions in incurred claims and underwriting expenses.

Underwriters, risk managers and insurance industry professionals, join us for a webevent focused on "Location-Based Decision Support for Reducing Exposure." See how you can avoid insuring locations in areas where your organization is over-exposed and how you can rate and write new types of high-risk policies. Location-Based Decision Support allows you to effectively assess, manage, and mitigate risk at a macro level -- across your entire book of business.

Questerra provides an innovative Business Intelligence Mapping service to Global 2000 companies and governments. Questerra's web-based solution allows users to spatially visualize and analyze their enterprise data, along with a wide array of other spatial data, such as demographic or business information and maps. By combining corporate data with other spatial data, businesses can view their data in a more informative way than ever before so they can make better decisions more quickly. Visualize, analyze and decide with Questerra.

Minimum Requirements

The Windows Media Player software, downloadable free from http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/EN/default.asp and at least a 28.8Kbps connection to the Internet. If you experience problems listening to the broadcast, send an email to isproducers@prnewswire.com .

SOURCE Questerra Company

Web Site: http://www.questerra.com

Audio: http://www.videonewswire.com/event.asp?id=9147