MCFAM Summer Symposium - Predictive Modeling in Quantitative Finance and Actuarial Risk Management
Second Annual MCFAM Summer Symposium
July 25 - 27, 2014
Predictive analytics, modeling and "big data" are having an immense
impact on the financial industry. The second annual MCFAM Summer
Modeling in Quantitative Finance and Actuarial Risk Management,
will explore the current state of predictive modeling today and how it is
used across a variety of insurance and quant finance areas. We will also
review new frontiers and research in statistics and high dimensional data.
The Symposium will additionally examine data privacy law and regulation
related to predictive modeling; and industry experts will participate in a
panel discussing the real-world challenges and opportunities related to
is the Oil of the 21st Century, and analytics is the combustion
- Peter Sondergaard
"You can use all the quantitative data you can get, but you still have
to distrust it and use your own intelligence and judgement."
- Alvin Toffler
Who Should Attend?
Industry practitioners from insurance and quantitative finance
Academics in related fields
University/College Level students
This 2.5 day symposium is free and will include 3 light meals and various