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ACIA CEO Todd Curry: ‘The best analysts tell stories with data’

TC_SiliconRepublic video thumbTodd Curry, CEO of the Aon Centre for Innovation and Analytics, believes the art of data science is clear and effective storytelling.

We spoke to Todd Curry, CEO of the Aon Centre for Innovation and Analytics (ACIA), about how data science is transforming how the company makes decisions. Click here to read more


Aon Reports Third Quarter 2014 Results

LONDON, Oct. 31, 2014 / PRNewswire/ — Aon plc (NYSE: AON) today reported results for the three months ended September 30, 2014. Net income attributable to Aon shareholders was $309 million, or $1.04 per share, compared to $256 million, or $0.82… click here to read more


Report: Aon Risk Maturity Index Insight, October 2014

Aon Global Risk Consulting, the risk consulting business of Aon plc, in collaboration with the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, today released its Aon Risk Maturity Index Insight Report. The Aon Risk Maturity Index Insight Report, October 2014 report reveals… click here to read more


Aon Announces “Safe Space” Program as Part of Global Unmatched Talent Agenda

In recognition of “Coming Out Day”, Aon plc, the leading global provider of risk management and human resources solutions (NYSE:AON), today announced the launch of a “Safe Space” program for the firm’s LGBT colleagues… click here to read more


What tech employers want: Aon

vidAon is not a brand commonly associated with tech but, as Constantin Beier let us know at Career Zoo on 14 September, its Dublin-based Centre for Innovation & Analytics is primarily recruiting in the technical area right now. Click the image for an interview with Constantin Beier, CEO, Aon Centre for Innovation & Analytics.


Putting BIG Data to work

Humankind has a significant advantage over the rest of the natural world. We have highly developed brains, build powerful toolsand, perhaps most importantly, as Carl Sagan put it, we long ago created an intellectual time machine: writing and books. Whatever insights we gain over millennia, we write down, disseminate, retain and pass froAOQ113_014-023_BigDatam generation to generation.

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Analyse This

stephen-cross-interviewInnovative Analytics work being carried out in Dublin by ACIA, click image to see interview with Stephen Cross, Chairman of ACIA.


Aon News: Data Analytics

Steve McGill Group President, Aon plc and CEO, Aon Risk Solutions

On February 7, 2013 Steve McGill, group president of Aon and chairman and chief executive officer of Aon Risk Solutions, spoke to the Insurance Insider InsiderScope conference in London. In his remarks Steve talked about the challenges and opportunities that exist in the London insurance market.

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Irish research takes a big step in “Big Data”

UCD’s Professor Barry Smyth leads INSIGHT team in major national research investment in new technology.

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Irish Government and industry partners invest €300 million

Details of the largest State-industry co-funded research investment programme in Ireland were announced by government ministers, Mr Richard Bruton and Mr Sean Sherlock with UCD researchers involved in three of the seven collaborative research centres.

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