The first of these solutions will see Emilie, the Amazon Alexa voice-activated assistant, help advisors access information on Canada Protection Plan’s offerings at any time of day. Emilie can answer underwriting and other insurance- and product-related questions to help advisors efficiently service their clients. By using the Alexa app, advisors can also utilize this solution without an Alexa device. The program is a 24/7 underwriter and serves to enable advisors who travel frequently to meet with clients and can benefit from the hands-free, voice-activated capabilities of Alexa to access underwriting services while on the road.

thinktum aslo provided the backbone technology to support Canada Protection Plans Advisor Assist Program. An affiliate based electronic application form that will help advisors with non-face-to-face sales support.

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