Applications are now open for the VIII St. Petersburg Spring School in Risk Management, Insurance, and Finance. On March 21–23, 2019 Department of Economics of the European University at St. Petersburg will host Ermanno Pitacco (University of Trieste), Bohumil Stádník (University of Economics in Prague) and Kurt Lambrechts (Milliman). The speakers will introduce the audience to such topics as «Longevity and Long-term Care risks: innovations in insurance product design», «Transferring of Insurance Loss Risk to Capital Markets» and «International Financial Reporting Standard 17». Applicants need to register their interest before January 20 (if they need a Russian visa), before February 20 (if they need a Russian visa and live in Europe, except Switzerland, England, Ireland, Denmark and Norway) or before March 10 (if they do not need visa). The working language of the School is English. There is no participation fee.
More information and registration form can be found here.