Save the dates!
The 8th World Congress of the Bachelier Finance Society will take place in Brussels, Belgium from 2-6 June 2014.  The congress is jointly organised by the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Universiteit Antwerpen, Universiteit Gent, Université Libre de Bruxelles and Vrije Universiteit Brussel.
The World Congress of the Bachelier Finance Society is the premier event in the international quantitative and mathematical finance calendar, attracting hundreds of participants every two years.
We hope to welcome many of you there.
We are proud to announce the following list of confirmed plenary speakers: Peter Carr, Rama Cont, Darrell Duffie, Ernst Eberlein, Paul Embrechts, Helyette Geman, Paul Glasserman, David Hobson, Ioannis Karatzas, Eckhard Platen, Steven Shreve.
More information is available on the conference website
A first call for abstracts will be sent in September 2013.  The deadline of the abstract submission will be 31 December 2013, with notification of acceptance before 28 February 2014.  Registration and hotel booking will be available from 16 September 2013 with deadline of the early bird registration on 7 March 2014.
If you leave your name and email address on the website, we will notify you as soon as registration is open.

Venue and host city

The 8th World Congress of the Bachelier Finance Society will be held at the MCE Conference Centre, situated close to the heart of Brussels, with nearby access to public transport and within easy walking distance of the capital’s main monuments and other architectural marvels.
Rue de l’Aqueduc 118
B-1050 Brussels

Scientific Committee
Carl Chiarella, Michel Crouhy, Damir Filipovic, Lane Hughston, Rüdiger Kiesel, Steve Kou, Antoon Pelsser, Walter Schachermayer, Wim Schoutens, Mete Soner, Nick Webber, Rudi Zagst, Thaleia Zariphopoulou

Organising Committee
Steering Committee
Wim Schoutens, Griselda Deelstra, Ann De Schepper, Michèle Vanmaele
Local Organising Committee
Jan Dhaene, Pierre Patie, Hugues Pirotte, Steven Vanduffel, David Vyncke

Organising Secretariat
c/o Momentum PCO
Grensstraat 8, B-3010 Leuven
Phone: +32.16.404555