Notes from the 5th R in Insurance Conference

The fifth R in Insurance conference took place at Ecole Nationale de la Statistique et de l’Administration Economique, Paris on 8 June 2017. This one-day conference focused once more on the wide range of applications of R in insurance, actuarial science and beyond. The conference programme covered topics including reserving, pricing, loss modelling, the use of R in a production environment and also new statistical methods such as big data analysis.

R in Insurance 2017 Programme online

The programme for the 2017 R in Insurance conference in Paris has been published. Talks will discuss new ideas and research with the applications in life and general insurance, from network analysis, reserving, pricing to catastrophe modelling, followed by a conference dinner at the Musée d’Orsay. Registration is open until 22 May. Agenda 9:00 am - 9:10 am Welcome - Julien Pouget (Directeur de l’ENSAE) 9:10 am - 10:00 am Opening Keynote Session Textual analysis of expert reports to increase knowledge of technological risks - Julie Seguela, Covea 10:00 am - 11:00 am Session 1 - big data 10:00 - 10:20 › Network Analytics in Claims Level Predictive Modelling - Marcela Granados, Ernst & Young

R in Insurance 2017

The fifth conference on R in Insurance will be held on 8 June 2017 at ENSAE. ENSAE is the Paris Graduate School for Economics, Statistics and Finance. 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 again on applications in insurance and actuarial science that use R, the lingua franca for statistical computation.