55th Meeting of the EWGCFM (EWGCFM 2015) is organized by Institute of Applied Mathematics (IAM
) of Middle East Technical University, EURO Working Group “Commodities and Financial Modelling” (EWGCFM
) and The Association of European Operational Research Societies (EURO
). This conference may host 60-120 participants and it will take place at the campus of METU
in Ankara, Turkey, on May 14-16, 2015.
EWGCFM 2015 is an element of the conference series, whose 54th meeting is going to take place in Milano, Italy, in December 2014. The EURO Working Group EWGCFM was founded in September 1986 in Lisbon. The primary field of interest for the working group can be described as "financial models that help to solve problems faced by financial managers in the firm". EWGCFM 2015 will contribute to this purpose in modelling and problem solving through advances in theory, methods and practice, by applications of mathematics and statistics, economics and management sciences, engineering and environmental sciences, supported by modern Operational Research.
We are pleased to announce the following Invited Speakers of the conference:
- Vedat Akgiray (Bogazici University, Turkey),
- Constantinos Kardaras (London School of Economics, UK),
- Rüdiger Kiesel (University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany),
- Stan Uryasev (University of Florida, USA).
We invite all researchers, academicians, practitioners, as well as students interested in commodities and financial modelling to participate at the conference and to present their research. Abstract submission and registration are both online, via the conference web page. Abstracts with max. 3000 characters should be submitted online latest by February 15, 2015.