DAYS OF ACTUARIAL EDUCATION

14 - 15 NOVEMBER 2008

KYIV NATIONAL TARAS SHEVCHENKO UNIVERSITY

 

 

On 14 – 15 November 2008 Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University (Department of Probability Theory and Mathematical Statistics, and Training Centre for Actuaries and Financial Analysts) will carry out the Days of Actuarial Education. The Days of Actuarial Education are organized with support of European Commission and consortium of European Universities in the frame of Tempus project IB-JEP-25054-2004 under auspices of the State Commission for Regulation of the Financial Services Markets of Ukraine, and Society of Actuaries of Ukraine involved in the project. The objective of Days of Actuarial Education is discussion of problems concerning the training and retraining of Ukrainian actuaries in compliance with international standards of Actuarial profession.

The actuaries, risk-managers, heads of actuarial departments, representatives of state and non-state pension funds, academicians from Ukrainian Universities, participants of International projects directed on development of insurance sector of Ukraine are invited to take part in the Days of Actuarial Education.

 

14 November the main topics (preliminary program):

•  “The problems of organization of actuarial education in Ukraine” – Yurij Ivanko (SAU)

•  “The problems of legislation support of actuarial activities in Ukraine” – representative of League of Insurers

•  “New version of Ukrainian law “On Insurance” – representative of Statefinservice.

•  “Requirements to Actuarial Education in Ukraine” – representative of Statefinservice.

•  “Towards to Ukrainian Actuarial Qualification” – Graham Luffrum ( Senior Actuary TACIS Project )

•  “ Profession of  Actuary in International Prospective” – prof. Dmitrii Silvestrov ( Sweden )

•  “The organization of actuarial education in Germany” - prof. Hanspeter Schmidli ( Germany )

•  Presentation of Training Centre for Actuaries and Financial Analysts and Examination Centre of the Institute of Actuaries of Great Britain on the base of Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University.

 

15 November the Workshop “New Trends in Actuarial Sciences” will be held. The invited lectures are:

•  “On Minimizing Capital Injections by Reinsurance”, professor Hanspeter Schmidli (Cologne University, Germany)

•  “The Probability of Absolute Ruin in the Renewal Model with Constant Interest Force”, professor Dimitrios Konstantinides (Aegean University, Greece)

•  “New Models for Modelling of Credit Rating Dynamics”, professor Dmitrii Silvestrov (Malardalen University , Sweden)

•  “Sub-Replicating Strategies for Exotic Options” professor Alexander Kukush ( Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University , Ukraine)

 

The Days of Actuarial Education will be held on 14 – 15 November 2008, 10.00 – 16.00 at assembly hall of yellow building of Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University (address: boulevard Tarasa Shevchenko, 14, Kyiv).

Tel / fax (044) 259-03-93 ( docent Oleksandr Borysenko )