AXA Sigorta believes in power of data
AXA Insurance designed the “Data Science Mathematics Expertise Certificate Program” with the collaboration of Galatasaray University in order to use big data more effectively and to add further machine learning projects. The program, specially designed for AXA employees, covers the topics of probability, statistics, machine learning and data science in detail.
AXA Insurance continues its digitalization journey in the insurance sector, where AXA Insurance leads with its innovative perspective, with its human resources activities. The company designed the “Data Science Mathematics Expertise Certificate Program” special for its employees in collaboration with Galatasaray University focusing on “Employee 4.0” under the scope of “Insurance 4.0” initiative which was launched in 2018. In the 9-week program, which was prepared in accordance with the development fields decided by AXA Group, subjects such as probability, statistics, machine learning and data science were discussed with the instructors of Galatasaray University.
Stating that data is the most important capital in today’s world and that it is the key to growth and success, Yavuz Ölken, CEO of AXA Insurance said that: “As some economists states data in 21st century is equally important as petrol in 20th century. Companies managing data correctly, applying data analytics well and achieving machine learning can reach to succeed in this environment where we have the opportunity to collect such large amounts of manageable data. Companies analyzing the big data in various ways and draw meaningful and rational results directly, affect their strategies to be determined, profitability and long-term persistence in future. As AXA Group, we carry out research and development activities in this context all over the world. We have many projects that we have developed with data analytics and machine learning in Turkey. In this environment developing rapidly, strengthening the knowledge and skills of our colleagues within the scope of our Insurance 4.0 initiatives is the main factor to ensure the sustainability of our success. Therefore, we continue to contribute to their development with our strong university collaborations. This certification program conducted focusing on risk modelling, damage estimation, actuarial pricing and data analysis, is also very important for the personal development of our employees and our company”.