The first conference on

*will be held on Monday 15 July 2013 at Cass Business School in London, UK.*

**R in Insurance**The intended audience of the conference includes both academics and practitioners who are active or interested in the applications of R in insurance.

This one-day conference will focus on applications in insurance and actuarial science that use R, the lingua franca for statistical computation. Topics covered may include actuarial statistics, capital modelling, pricing, reserving, reinsurance and extreme events, portfolio allocation, advanced risk tools, high-performance computing, econometrics and more. All topics will be discussed within the context of using R as a primary tool for insurance risk management, analysis and modelling.

The intended audience of the conference includes both academics and practitioners who are active or interested in the applications of R in insurance.

The 2013

*conference builds upon the success of the*

**R in Insurance***R in Finance*and

*R/Rmetrics*events. We expect invited keynote lectures by:

- Professor Alexander McNeil, Department of Actuarial Science & Statistics

Heriot-Watt University - Trevor Maynard, Head of Exposure Management and Reinsurance, Lloyd's

Details about the registration and abstract submission are given on the

*R in Insurance*event web site of Cass Business School.

You can contact us via rinsuranceconference at gmail dot com.

The organisers, Andreas Tsanakas and Markus Gesmann, gratefully acknowledge the sponsorship of

**Mango Solutions**.