Big Data Insurance & Insurance Analytics.

noviembre 22nd, 2023|Categories: Noticies-RISKCENTER|

  Big Data Insurance. Insurance Analytics. Invited speaker at RISKcenter: Jean Philippe Boucher (UQàM) November 20-24 , 2023.- The University of Barcelona hosted the celebration of the series Insurance Analytics. Insurance data analytics involves the systematic analysis of vast amounts of data within the insurance industry to extract valuable insights, optimize processes, and make informed

Statistics Day 2023

octubre 24th, 2023|Categories: Highlights, Noticies-RISKCENTER|

  The Catalan Society of Statistics and the University of Barcelona hosted the 2023 Statistics Day   October 20 , 2023.- The University of Barcelona hosted the celebration of the Annual Statistics Day organized  by the Catalan Society of Statistics. World Statistics Day is an international day to celebrate statistics. Created by the United Nations

Sustainability: Chair with Mutua Madrileña

enero 22nd, 2023|Categories: Highlights, Noticies-RISKCENTER|

  Fundación Mutua Madrileña, RACEF and the University of Barcelona to conduct research on  Sustainability in Business and Economics             Jan 13 , 2023.- The new University of Barcelona-Fundación Mutua Madrileña Sustainability Chair has the support of the Royal Academy of Economic and Financial Sciences (RACEF). With this initiative, the

RISK 2022. 8th Workshop on Risk Management and Insurance Research

octubre 13th, 2022|Categories: Noticies-RISKCENTER|

  Barcelona, October 20-21, 2022 RISK 2022, 8th Workshop on Risk Management and Insurance Research Oct 13 , 2022.- This workshop is organized at UB RISKcenter, Universitat de Barcelona and held at Diagonal, 696. The number of accepted papers is 45. A book of short papers is published by Fundación Mapfre. Details can be found

Healthy ageing: research agreement with Fontactiv-Ordesa

mayo 4th, 2021|Categories: Highlights, Noticies-RISKCENTER|

  FontActiv and the University of Barcelona to conduct resarch on  healthy aging   With this initiative, the brand of nutritional supplements for adults from Laboratorios Ordesa and the research team Riskcenter the University of B arcelona (UB) seeks n meet the nutritional needs of the elderly and how they influence promotion of active and

Mutualidad de la abogacia funded Chair

septiembre 17th, 2020|Categories: Highlights, Noticies-RISKCENTER|

The rector of the University of Barcelona, Joan Elias, and the president of Mutualidad Abogacía Foundation, Enrique Sanz Fernández-Lomana, signed a collaboration agreement from which results the Chair UB – Escuela del Pensamiento Mutualidad Abogacia Foundation on the Economics of Ageing. The new chair, to be led by the dean of the Faculty of Economics


mayo 12th, 2020|Categories: Noticies-RISKCENTER|

Riskcenter members were selected by the jury of the Fundacion BBVA 2019 to develop a research project on “Risk Analytics: turning extremes into core knowledge”. Risk analysis is about to suffer a huge revolution with the unprecedented access of organizations, governments, citizens and enterprises to amounts and varieties of data coming from a huge array


diciembre 4th, 2019|Categories: Noticies-RISKCENTER|

Nov 22; 2019 On November 22, Guillermo Mir Piorno (IFRS17 senior analyst at Group Reinsurance, Zurich Insurance Company) gave the seminar entitled 'The future of insurance finance information: IFRS 17' within the conference series for students of the Master of Actuarial and Financial Sciences of the University of Barcelona. Link to slides


diciembre 4th, 2019|Categories: Noticies-RISKCENTER|

Nov 20 2019: David Tuesta has participated in a seminar for students of the UB Master in Actuarial Sciences. Under the title "Digitization and pensions in emerging economies" Dr. Tuesta has explained main challenges for the different pension systems in developing countries. In his presentation he has referred to the weight that the gig economy


diciembre 4th, 2019|Categories: Noticies-RISKCENTER|

Nov. 15, 2019: Helena Chuliá organizes a workshop on “Uncertainty propagation across the global economy". This is the final event to conclude a project funded by Fundación Ramon Areces. ( The workshop programme is 12.00 Welcome Helena Chuliá (Universitat de Barcelona and Riskcenter-IREA) 12.05 Uncertainty transmission between digital and traditional currencies Simón Sosvilla Rivero (Universidad