Insurance Data Science Conference

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore - Milan

15 - 17 June 2022

Insurance Data Science Conference

15 - 17 June 2022

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan

The conference brings together academics and practitioners in areas including data science, analytics, machine learning, artificial intelligence, computational statistics and software, as applied in the insurance industry.

The 2022 Insurance Data Science Conference was held in a hybrid mode allowing both in-person and on-line attendance. The event was not recorded.

Key dates

  • Abstract submission


  • Early Registration

    Closed Friday, 15 April 2022

  • Registration

    Closed Wednesday, 4 June 2022

  • 4th Insurance Data Science Conference

    15 - 17 June 2022


Call for abstracts

Participants will be invited to submit an extended full paper for peer-reviewed publication in special issues.

Two alternative special issues will be available for participants on the journals Risks and Quality & Quantity.

Details about the special issues can be found at the following links:

Conference programme

Keynote Speakers

  • Fausto Parente, Executive Director of the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA)
  • Markus Senn, Head of Analytics, Life & Health Europe at Partner Re and Patrick Hogan, Senior Data Scientist at Partner Re
  • Julien Trufin, Professor of actuarial science at the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Department of Mathematics


15 June

  • 17:00-19:00 Registration and reception for in-person delegates. Welcome Event at Cour d’Honneur of Catholic University (Milan, Largo Gemelli 1). When entering from the main entrance (Largo Gemelli, 1), the Cour d’Honneur is just on the right.

16 June

  • 9.00 - 9.30 Opening session
  • 9.30 - 10.30 Short talks
  • 10.30 - 11.00 Coffee break
  • 11.00 - 12.00 Keynote: TBD
  • 12:00 - 12:30 Lightning talks
  • 12:30 - 14:00 Lunch break
  • 14.00 - 15.00 Short Talks
  • 15.00 - 16.00 Keynote: TBD
  • 16.00 - 16.30 Coffee break
  • 16.30 - 17.00 Lightning talks
  • 17.10 - 18.10 Short talks
  • 20:00/20.30 Gala dinner at Palazzo Visconti di Modrone (Milan, Via Cino del Duca 8)

17 June

  • 9.30 - 10.30 Short talks
  • 10.30 - 11.15 Coffee break
  • 11.15 - 12.15 Keynote speaker
  • 12.15 - 14.00 Lunch
  • 14.00 - 14.30 Lightning talks
  • 14:40 - 15:40 Short talks
  • 15.40 - 16:00 Closing remarks


Registration for the 2022 conference opened 20 January 2022, early bird registration closed 15 April 2022, late registration closed 4 June 2022.

A maximum number of 200 in-person participants will be accepted.

Early bird registration

In case an in-person event will not be allowed due to Covid pandemic constraints, attendances that paid the “in-person fee” will be refunded the difference of the in-person and on-line fee.

Type On-line In-person
Academics €200 €300
Practitioners €350 €550
Postgraduate students €100 €200
Emerging countries €100 €200

The registration fee for a full delegate covers the following:

  • e-Conference materials (i.e. e-programme, certificate)
  • Coffee and lunch breaks (in-person)

Late registration

Fees will increase by €100 for all tickets from 16 April to 4 June 2022

Fees for presenters

Fees are waived for participants whose abstracts have been selected for presentation by the scientific committee.

Emerging countries

Countries classified as developing countries for this purpose are those whose economies are listed by the World Bank as “Low income” or “Lower Middle Income” in the World Bank list of economies. Delegates must be residing, working and be employed in a developing country to qualify for the reduced rate.

You can check the list of emerging countries here. We will check your country and based on this list, you will be granted the emerging countries fee.

In the event somebody registers at the emerging countries rate whilst not living in that country, we keep the right to cancel this registration.

Scientific committee

  • Katrien Antonio (KU Leuven and University of Amsterdam)
  • Christophe Dutang (Université Paris Dauphine)
  • Arthur Charpentier (Université du Québec à Montréal)
  • Gian Paolo Clemente (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano)
  • Markus Gesmann (Insurance Capital Markets Research, London)
  • Ioannis Kyriakou (City, University of London)
  • Davide de March (Markel, London)
  • Silvana Pesenti (University of Toronto)
  • Rosalba Radice (City, University of London)
  • Ronald Richman (SA Taxi, South Africa)
  • Nino Savelli (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano)
  • Jürg Schelldorfer (Swiss Re, Zurich)
  • Giorgio Alfredo Spedicato (Unipol Group, Milan)
  • Andreas Tsanakas (City, University of London)
  • Mario Wüthrich (ETH Zurich)
  • Diego Zappa (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano)
  • Rui Zhu (City, University of London)


Catholic University and city of Milan

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

The congress will take place at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Largo Gemelli 1, Milan) in the centre of Milan.

The university has a rich history, which you can read about here and here.

A brief description about what to see in Milan is available on-line and more information about its main monuments and tourist attractions can be found here.

Getting there

  • From Malpensa airport, we suggest to take the train: Malpensa - Milano Cadorna
  • From the Central Station, we suggest to take the metro M2 (green line) from the Central Station to Sant’Ambrogio, see Metro Map
  • From Linate airport, it is possible to reach the University via bus number 73 (from Linate airport to Piazza Velasca) and then 20 minutes walk. Alternatively a shuttle connects Linate Airport to the Central Station.

More information about how to reach the campus can be found on the university web site.

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