Third International Congress on Actuarial Science and Quantitative Finance


The Third International Congress on Actuarial Science and Quantitative Finance will be in Manizales, Colombia from June 19 to June 22 of 2019.  It is organized by Universidad Nacional de ColombiaUniversidad del RosarioUniversidad Externado de Colombia,Universidad de Los Andes and -ACA -Asociación Colombiana de Actuarios SOLACFIN-Sociedad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Actuariales y Finanzas Cuantitativas.     It also has support from ADDACTIS Latina, and other members of the financial and insurance industries. The event builds on the success of the first ICASQF and second ICASQF.  This third edition consolidates the Congress as the premier event in Actuarial Science and Quantitative Finance in Colombia, the Andean Region (Peru, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, and Bolivia) and the Caribbean Region.

The emphasis of the event is equally distributed between finance and actuarial science It is expected to contribute to enhancing academic and industrial relations between academic and industrial communities from Colombia and the Andean Region with the communities from North America and the rest of the world.

The Congress will cover a variety of topics in Actuarial Science and Quantitative Finance. Topics include statistics techniques in Finance and Actuarial Science, Portfolio Management, Derivative Valuation, Financial Economics, Financial Econometrics, Computational Finance, Risk Theory and Life and Pension Insurance Mathematics, Non-Life Insurance Mathematics, and Economics of Insurance among others.

The event would consist of plenary sessions of invited speakers in the areas of actuarial science and quantitative finance, oral sessions of contributed talks in quantitative finance, oral sessions of contributed talks in actuarial science, invited oral sessions and poster sessions. A day of the Congress would be dedicated to practitioners and all the talks for the given day would be delivered by practitioners. In addition, there would be short courses in topics of interest in actuarial science and quantitative finance, given by invited instructors.

The organizing committee invites prospective authors to submit abstracts and extended abstracts (or full papers).  Abstracts of accepted oral presentations and posters would be published in the ICASQF 2019 Congress Programme book.   We use extended abstracts (or full papers) provided by authors for the refereeing process for oral presentations and posters.

The working language of the conference is ENGLISH.

Authors can deliver oral presentations in English or Spanish. However, all abstracts, slides, and posters must be written in ENGLISH.

ICASQF 2019 is a satellite conference of ICIAM 2019--Valencia.