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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.
The congress opening is scheduled on Monday, 2 June 2014 at 2 pm; registration is open from 12 pm (noon). The congress ends on Friday, 6 June 2014 at noon.
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.
Registration open until 26 May 2014
Academic – bachelier society members: 600 EUR
Academic – non-members: 700 EUR
Academic – student: 450 EUR
Non-academic – bachelier society members: 1100 EUR
Non-academic – non-members: 1300 EUR
Congress registration includes: participation in all sessions on the indicated days; receipt of conference materials; access to the exhibition; coffee breaks and lunches (3, 4 and 5 June only); participation in the welcome reception (places are limited and participation is not guaranteed, early bookings will be given priority).
For questions please contact Mrs Mieke Akkers by e-mail: BFScongress2014@momentum-pco.be or telephone +32.16.404555.
Via the congress website, participants can also book hotels at preferred rates until 5 May 2014. We note that participants are responsible for their own hotel bookings and travel arrangements.
More information is available on the conference website www.bacheliercongress.com/2014/.