The face reveals more than just emotions. Researchers at UNC Wilmington–led by Dr. Karl Ricanek Jr., Co-founder of Lapetus Solutions–have found indicators of health conditions are also found in the face. They are developing an app that uses a photo to provide patients and physicians with a guide to better health. Watch the video here.
In the first Insurtech Podcast series, presented by a collaboration of the Society of Actuaries (SOA) and Plug and Play, Robert Eaton with the SOA InsurTech Committee interviews Dr. Jay Olshansky, Co-Founder and Chief Science Officer of Lapetus Solutions. Dr. Olshansky discusses Lapetus Solutions and how they have merged the fields of Biodemography with Facial
How technology and genetics will impact financial planning George Orwell wrote that “At fifty, every man has the face he deserves.” The expression may have surprising applications to financial planning. Wealth management is about predicting the future. This is even more true of insurance, where mortality tables — more commonly called life tables now —
In mid-September, I attended the conference of the Southeastern members of the Angel Capital Association in Durham to represent the Wilmington Angels for Local Entrepreneurs (WALE) and to play the role of the fox in the hen house for the entrepreneurs of Wilmington to meet more regional investors. I had the “luck” of intentionally sitting