International Symposium on Applied Mathematics and Statistics in Actuarial Science, Financial Mathematics and Risk Management

The 2nd International Symposium on Applied Mathematics and Statistics in Actuarial Science, Financial Mathematics and Risk Management (ISAM2019) will be co-located at ICoRAST2019 on 28-30 October 2019 at Palm Garden Hotel, Putrajaya, Malaysia.

Theme

Transforming Theories into Practical Solutions

Sub-themes

ISAM welcomes research papers covering, but not limited to, the following topics:

  • Actuarial Science
    • Actuarial modeling and statistical methods
    • Issues in takaful models
    • Longevity risk and survival model
    • Big data and machine learning in insurance
    • Predictive modeling
    • Pension and social securities
  • Risk Management
    • Enterprise risk management
    • Financial risk management
    • Risk appetite, risk awareness and risk culture of an organisation
    • Shariah compliant risk management
    • New and emerging risks (for example: cyber, environment, tropical diseases, epidemic, weather etc.)
    • New tools, methods or techniques to identify, measure and manage risks or uncertainties
    • Risk pricing
    • Big data and risks
    • Actuarial role in managing and  communicating risks and uncertainties
    • Insurance or takaful for specific risks
    • Aging/mortality/longevity risks
    • Retirement planning/product
    • Healthcare planning/product/risks/costs
    • Annuity
    • Pension
    • Financial and investment management for insurance companies and takaful operators
    • Product development risks
    • Regulation, legislation and political risks
    • Solvency
  • Financial Mathematics
    • Stochastic control and investment
    • Asset pricing
    • Financial econometrics
    • Mathematical and statistical modelling
    • Portfolio optimization
    • Stochastic differential equation
    • Derivative pricing
    • Financial engineering
    • Economics/financial crisis
    • Market dynamics and prediction
  • Mathematics and Statistics
    • Applied mathematics
    • Applied statistics
    • Applied econometrics
    • Time series
    • Forecasting analysis
    • Numerical algorithms

Submit your paper via our submissions page.

Publication

All accepted papers will be published in SCOPUS indexed publications Matematika Journal

Previous Publication: International Journal of Engineering & Technology

Invited Speakers

To be confirmed – check back for updates!

Technical Advisory Committee

Dr. Shaiful Anuar Abu Bakar
Institute of Mathematical. Sciences, University of Malaya

Dr. Syazreen Niza Shair
Actuarial Science Department, Faculty of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, UiTM

Dr. Nurin Haniah Asmuni
Actuarial Science Department, Faculty of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, UiTM

Associate Prof. Dr. Saiful Hafizah Jaaman
School of Mathematical Sciences, UKM

Dr. Haslifah Hasim
Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Essex

Local Organising Committee

ISAM Chairman:
Dr Norhana Abd Rahim,
Faculty of Science and Technology,
Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia

Assistant Chairman:
Dr. Hishamuddin Wahab & Dr. Norizarina Ishak
Faculty of Science and Technology,
Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia