Dear Colleagues


We are very proud to be able to host the ASTIN Colloquium in The Hague, The Netherlands, to take place from 21 May to 24 May, 2013.

On the 24th of May, we will celebrate the 125th anniversary of Het Actuarieel Genootschap for which ASTIN delegates will be able to register as well. The Colloquium´s objective is to promote the publication of papers that contribute to the betterment and enhancement of the Actuarial Profession. We invite you to participate in this event by travelling to The Netherlands, as well as by presenting papers to promote actuarial knowledge. The topics covered will be:

  • Solvency Capital and Reserving
  • Stochastic Modelling
  • Risk Management
  • Pricing
  • Catastrophe Risk
  • Monte Carlo Methods
  • Lessons Learned from the Crisis
  • Reinsurance
  • Risk Transfer Vehicles
  • Governance
  • Extreme Value Statistics
  • Climate Risk
  • Marketing in insurance

Keynote Speakers

During the ASTIN Colloquium we will also have the participation of keynote speakers with international experience, who will share with us their ideas during their scheduled presentations:

  • Tom Wilson: CRO Allianz SE, Germany
  • John Einmahl: Professor at University of Tilburg, Department of Econometrics and Operations Research
  • Edward (Jed) Frees, Professor Actuarial Science, Risk Management and Insurance at the Wisconsin School of Busines


Registration for the ASTIN The Hague Colloquium 2013 is now possible. Please go the Registration

The list of registrants can be viewed online.

Scientific Committee

Apart from the keynote speaker sessions, the presentation of scientific papers will be a significant part of the program. You are therefore cordially invited to actively participate and send your paper to the Scientific Committee. The conditions for the acceptance of papers are included in the Call for Papers section on this webpage. 
Please be aware of these important dates for sending in your scientific paper:

  • Deadline for sending your (complete) paper: 31 March 2013
  • Acknowledgement of receipt: 15 April 2013
  • Confirmation of acceptance of the paper: 15 April 2013
  • Publication of list of accepted papers on the website: 1 May 2013

This event is a great opportunity for the exchange of ideas, points of view and opinions which can be of great help in the improvement of our professional background as well as to faster continuous education.

Public Transportation

Please visit this webpage more additional information on getting to The Hague.,


Please contact Monique Schuilenburg ( if you are interested in sponsoring the ASTIN The Hague Colloquium 2013.

Partner Program

The ASTIN Organizing Committee composed an interesting program for you and/or your partner to explore the highlights of the Netherlands. If you are interested in participation or if you require more information, please send an email to Gonnie Winters (


The venue of the event will be the World Forum Convention Center in The Hague. The international city of The Hague is located between the major Dutch cities of Amsterdam and Rotterdam. The Hague has a lively downtown area with trendy, superb restaurants, culture and entertainment. Home to seven United Nations

Headquarters, The Hague is proud to be the fourth UN city in the world. In addition, The Hague serves as the seat of the Dutch national government and the royal residence.


Welcome Reception Sponsor

City of The Hague