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Call for Papers: Advances in Predictive Analytics Conference

The Advances in Predictive Analytics Conference (APA 2017) has issued a call for papers. This year’s theme focuses on applications in insurance and risk management.

The APA 2017 conference will be held on December 1–2, 2017 at the University of Waterloo (UW) as part of its Faculty of Mathematics’ 50th anniversary celebration. The conference is co-hosted by the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science and UW’s Waterloo Research Institute in Insurance, Securities and Quantitative Finance. The conference aims to bring leading academic researchers and practitioners together to share recent advances in predictive analytics with applications in insurance and risk management, as well as experiences and best practices on a wide range of topics around this theme in the insurance industry.

Selected papers presented at the conference will be considered for publication in a special issue of the North American Actuarial Journal, subject to the normal refereeing process.

The deadline for abstract submissions is August 15, 2017. Organizers will send out acceptances by August 31.

Conference registration begins soon.
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May 18, 2017