Frankfurt MathFinance Conference

Derivatives and Risk Management in Theory and Practice

17-18 March 2008

The workshop is intended for practitioners in the areas of trading, quantitative or derivative research and risk and asset management as well as for academics studying or researching in the field of financial mathematics or finance in general. The talks during the two days of the conference cover a broad range of current topics and are presented by internationally known academics and practitioners. There will be enough time for questions and discussions after each talk and additional breaks provide you the opportunity to build networks within the quantitative finance community. The conference will be held in English.




15 March 2008: Preceding Workshop on The Benchmark Approach to Quantitative Finance by Professor Dr Eckhard Platen List of Speakers
Prof Claudio Albanese Independent Consultant Håkan Norekrans Sungard
Dr Alexander Antonov Numerix Andrea Odetti Commerzbank
Dr Oliver Caps Dresdner Bank Prof Goran Peskir University of Manchester
Dr Jürgen Hakala Standard Chartered Dr Kay Pilz Sal. Oppenheim
Dr Markus Himmerich d-fine Prof Eckhard Platen Sydney University of Technology
Fiodar Kilin Quanteam AG Prof Rolf Poulsen University of Copenhagen
Dr Sven Ludwig Sungard Dr Dietmar Schölisch AXA
Prof Antje Mahayni University of Duisburg-Essen Sanjeev Shukla Commerzbank
Dr Jan Maruhn UniCredit Markets & Investment Banking Dr Jianwei Zhu LPA
Prof Hans Mittelmann Arizona State University

Sponsors of this conference
This conference is supported by Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and sponsored by

Fees The conference fee is € 400.00. Students pay a discounted rate of € 150. All the staff of the sponsoring firms may attend for free but need to register. Speakers can also attend for free but do not need to register. An invoice will be sent to your email address. Deadline for payment is March 10, 2008. The fee covers a conference CD, refreshments and lunch on each day. All late registrations (after 1st March) will pay € 500.00. All prices include 19% VAT. Registration Please register as soon as possible. Due to capacity constraints the workshop is limited to 80 delegates. Please select your fee status depending on your eligibility for a discount. We will require proof of your eligibility (e.g. student id card, appropriate e-mail address). We intend to give a list of all speakers and attendees including their e-mail addresses to all participants of the workshop, only. Please check the boxes below if you consent that your name and your e-mail address appears on that list. All the other data will never be revealed to any third party. Cancellation Policy We reserve the right to charge a fee in the case of cancellations as follows:

before 1 of March 10% of the registration fee
after 1 of March 100% of the registration fee
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