Call for Papers

49th Actuarial Research Conference
July 13 - 16, 2014
University of California
Santa Barbara, CA USA

You are encouraged to submit a proposal to make a presentation at the 2014 annual Actuarial Research Conference. Papers on any actuarial topic are welcome. Specific subject areas include actuarial mathematics, financial mathematics, quantitative risk management, university actuarial education, professional actuarial education, statistical issues, insurance economics, demography and health economics.

Proposals can be either for oral presentations or posters. All submissions should be made electronically at which also contains further instructions on submission format.

Deadline for Submissions is APRIL 30th, 2014. Extended Deadline MAY 9, 2014

Meeting registration is required. Registration is through the Society of Actuaries (SOA), please see information at the following web page:

ARC 2014 participants may earn up to 15.7 hours of organized continuing education credit to meet US CAS and SOA Continuing Professional Development requirements. As always, please keep your own record of continuing education hours.

Proposals from graduate students are encouraged. The Committee on Knowledge Extension and Research (CKER) of the Society of Actuaries will award travel grants of up to $1,000 to graduate students who are presenting papers with a limit of one or two students per school. The SOA Education and Research Section will award monetary prizes for the best presentations by graduate students. For more information see our webpage

The Call for Papers is also available in PDF format.