Five insurtech companies with Greater Des Moines ties will present as semifinalists at the ACORD Insurance Innovation Challenge to be held later this month in Chicago. Denim Labs Inc., MakuSafe and My Property ID Registry, each of which are based in Greater Des Moines, are among 26 entrepreneurs from across the world that will compete in the Startup Disruptor category. And two German startups connected with the Global Insurance Accelerator in Des Moines, Berlin-based Pablow Inc. and Munich-based Motions Cloud, are 2015 and 2017 cohort participants in the 100-day insurance accelerator program that are also ACORD semifinalists. The AIIC competition is for individuals who have developed products and services that bring significant innovation to the insurance industry. To view a full list of the semfinalist companies, click here