Conferences / Workshops

Current CREAR events:    

Financial Risk: 

Black Swan or Opportunities?

October 20, 2016


ESSEC Cergy - KLab - 18h


Introduction by the ESSEC Dean, Prof. Jean-Michel Blanquer (video), and by the Dean of Academic Programs, Prof. Anne-Claire Pache

  • Talk (45mn) on: "Changing paradigm in financial institutions"  by Dr. Michel Dacorogna (Head of DEAR Consulting. Former Scientific Advisor to the Chairman of SCOR)
  • Round Table (1h) with: Laurent Bibard (ESSEC, Prof.), Michel Dacorogna (DEAR Consulting), Emmanuel Dubreuil (PwC, Partner), Marie Kratz (ESSEC CREAR, Prof.), Kezhan Shi (AXA, Data Scientist & Actuary)
  • Cocktail, during which we will also celebrate the launching of E3ARESSEC Association of Actuaries and Analysts on Risk

Organization: Marie Kratz (IDS dpt & CREAR)
Contact: Ms Frédérique Jean-Louis, IDS dpt & CREAR assistant (

Past CREAR events:

July 3-8, 2016 

Concluding international "RARE" (Risk Analysis, Ruin theory, Extremesconference

Information on :

Organization: Marie Kratz for CREAR-RARE

Sponsors: Amies-IA, Bank of England, FP7-RARE project, Institut des Actuaires, Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, Foundation SCOR for Science, SWISS RE.  

Support of the group BFA-SFdS.

Annals of Actuarial Science (AAS - IFoA) - 'RARE' Special Issue.                                                                                           Call for papers: Contributions are welcome from participants in the concluding RARE workshop, non-necessarily part of the RARE consortium. Submission deadline: Dec. 22, 2016

June 10, 2015 

International round table on "New IFRS rules: when Actuaries meet Accountants" 

Information and registration 

Organization: ESSEC CREAR, with the financial support of the LabEx MME-DII and Institut des Actuaires, and with the support of the group BFA-SFdS.

ESSEC - campus La Défense (CNIT), room 202, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm, 

May 29, 2015


Room 138, EEE, La Défense

December 15 - 17, 2014

Conference Extremes events in Finance, 

Organizer: François LONGIN, ESSEC, CREAR

Abbaye de Royaumont. (Submission deadline: September, 30)

With the Support of CREAR

July 8-11, 2014

Summer Institute 2014 : Forecasting & Empirical Methods
The National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc,        
Organizers: Jonathan Wright & Allan Timmermann, 
Cambridge, Massachusetts 
Invited speaker: Guillaume CHEVILLON

7- 9 juillet 2014

Les nouveaux enjeux de l'assurance: Big Data, Eurocroissance, ANI, loi Hamon et dépendance
Université d'été de l'Institut des Actuaires

June  26, 2014

Insurance Risk and Finance Research Conference 2014 

Goodwood Park Hotel, Singapore

June 17, 2014 (10:15 am) 

IWAP 2014 (International Workshop on Applied probability)  

Invited session: Risks Analysis, Ruin and Extremes

Organized by Marie KRATZ, CREAR

February 26-28, 2014

4th Monash-Ritsumeikan Symposium on Probability and Related fields - RARE workshop

Ritsumeikan University, Japan 

Scientific program

January 10, 2014

SCOR&IDEI Conference

Scientific Program

December 14, 2013

7th International Conference on Computational and Financial Econometrics  (CFE 2013) 

Organized Session CS59 by J. Rombouts 

Scientific program

November, 19, 2012


ESSEC Executive Education - Room 104

Organization: Working Group on Risk - ESSEC & Swiss Life, with the support of the BFA group (SFdS) and IA.

Scientific program

Download the talks here.


April, 9, 2010

WORKSHOP on FINANCIAL REGULATION - Institut Henri Poincaré, Paris.

Organization: BFA - SFdS  & Working Group on Risk - ESSEC

Scientific program

January, 26, 2009


ESSEC campus at CNIT 92 Paris La Défense

Scientific program