Feb. 7 2019: On Wednesday, February 7th, the 6th edition of the UBZurich Challenge program was launched. As part of the Challenge program, students of the Master in Actuarial and Finance Science of the University of Barcelona are invited to participate in a business case study. The aim of the business case is to provide an opportunity for students to apply their skills on a real world problem.

The business case of the 6th edition of the Challenge program is entitled ‘KPID: key performance indicator dashboard’. A total of 15 students grouped in four teams participate in this edition. Pilar Ramiro and her team of experts in reserving and the actuarial function of Zurich Spain will guide and assist the participants over the course of four weeks. The participating teams will work on the case study during this time and present their results in the UBZurich Actuarial Day that will be held on Friday, March 15th, 2019.