Keynote Speaker

  • Gordon E. Willmot (U. of Waterloo)

Invited Speakers

  • Jean-Philippe Boucher (UQAM)
  • Arthur Charpentier (U. de Rennes 1)
  • Edward Furman (York U.)
  • Lan Gong (U. of Toronto)
  • Amin Hassan Zadeh (U. Western Ontario)
  • Cody Hyndman (Concordia U.)
  • Joseph Kim (U. of Waterloo)
  • Ghislain Léveillé (U. Laval)
  • Romuald Momeya (U. de Montréal)
  • David Stanford (U. Western Ontario)

Our Sponsors


    We encourage all conference participants to take advantage of the following specially negotiated hotel rates. A limited number of rooms have been blocked. All hotels are conveniently located downtown Montréal with easy access to the workshop site.

    • Le Pomerol
      Charming hotel in the heart of the Quartier Latin with lots of bars and restaurants around the corner. Close to Berri-UQAM subway station (two subway stations away).
      Rate: $105/night (breakfast included); rate valid until January 16
      By phone: 1-800-361-6891, code: WIM
      On-line: under "Associations, Companies, Agencies"
      user: WIM, password: WIM2011

    • Hyatt Regency Montréal
      Very close to the PK Building, in the Complexe Desjardins (10-minute walk through the underground)
      Rate: regular rooms at $125/night and Regency Club rooms at $175/night; rates valid until January 16
      By phone: 1-800-361-8234 (mention: conference at UQAM)

    • Delta Montréal
      Very close to the PK Building (a few blocks West).
      Rate: Delta rooms at $129/night, simple or double, Premières rooms at $154/night and Club Signature rooms at $179/night; rates valid until January 20 (new deadline)
      By phone: 514-286-1986 or 1-888-890-3222
      e reservation's name: WIM (Workshop on Insurance Mathematics)
      code: GFWIM01