Welcome to www.ica2014.org, your source of information and tools to help you plan your participation in ICA 2014, the 30th International Congress of Actuaries. The Congress is a quadrennial function of theInternational Actuarial Association (IAA) and welcomes actuaries from all disciplines and from around the world. In 2014, the Congress is being hosted and organized in Washington, D.C. by the five actuarial associations in the United States.
The theme of the 2014 Congress is Learn, Interact, Grow. All facets of the Congress are being designed to give each of you, and your family members and colleagues, a myriad of opportunities to do exactly that – to Learn, to Interact, and to Grow. You can count on us to deliver the venue, the scientific program, and the social activities for you. In turn, we are counting on you to join us in Washington, D.C., and we are counting on your active participation.
Conceptual and empirical research papers relating to all broad areas of Accounting, Corporate Finance, Financial Markets, Banking and Insurance, Quantitative Finance, Micro-finance, International Finance, Risk Management, Corporate Governance and other finance areas are invited. We are also inviting papers targeted towards the "Global Financial Crisis - After-effects in the European Region" and other related areas. As a new initiative to increase academic - industry interactions, we are inviting industry professionals to present their consultancy projects and research reports at ICBF 2014.