AI/Machine Learning, Virtual Assistants, IoT, Virtual Reality, Digital Twins, Blockchain, Chatbots and apps talking to each other!  These are the trends predicted for 2017 that will be impacting our lives, if not already. 

These will quickly make their way in to the insurance market in a big way, in fact the London Market is already starting to talk about some of them now, particularly AI and robotics. 

Digital twins, which does sound like something from a sci-fi horror, would have a great application in risk and claims management.  What do you think?