HKU-CUHK-HKUST-Stanford Conference in Quantitative Finance

In Honour of Professor Tze Leung Lai


  This joint conference began on Jan 3-4, 2008, and has been held approximately once every two years since then. Its scope includes all areas of quantitative finance and also covers actuarial science, and features speakers from both academia and industry, fostering their interaction. The 2015 Conference touches on new frontiers, including data-driven financial analytics, and celebrates the 70th birthday of Professor Tze Leung Lai, who has made seminal contributions to this area.

Date and Venue:

 December 11, 2015 (Friday)LT6, Lady Shaw Building, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Please take the shuttle bus 1A from the University Station and get off at the second stop to reach Lady Shaw Building.

 December 12, 2015 (Saturday)CPD-3.28, 3/F, The Jockey Club Tower (Centennial Campus), The University of Hong Kong


         Programme (Updated on December 9, 2015)

Map & Transportation:

Organizing Committee:

JING, BingyiHong Kong University of Science and Technology
LI, Wai KeungThe University of Hong Kong
SHAO, QimanChinese University of Hong Kong
WONG, Hoi YingChinese University of Hong Kong
WONG, Samuel Po-ShingStanford Quantitative Finance Program (Hong Hong)
YANG, HailiangThe University of Hong Kong


There is no more on-line registration. Yet there will only be limited number of seats for walk-in participants.

Registration Fee:

Free of charge.

Invited Speakers (in alphabetical order):

BENSOUSSAN, AlainCity University of Hong Kong
CAI, NingHong Kong University of Science and Technology
CHAN, Ngai HangChinese University of Hong Kong
GUO, XinUniversity of California, Berkeley
LI, DuanChinese University of Hong Kong
LI, YingyingHong Kong University of Science and Technology
LIN, ChenThe University of Hong Kong
PENG, XianhuaHong Kong University of Science and Technology
POWERS, MichaelTsinghua University
SIT, TonyChinese University of Hong Kong
WEI, ZhenMorgan Stanley Capital International
XU, YanThe University of Hong Kong
YU, PhilipThe University of Hong Kong
YUNG, Siu PangThe University of Hong Kong
ZHOU, XunyuUniversity of Oxford


The program is registered with GARP and is eligible for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credits. GARP has determined that attending this conference qualifies for 14 GARP CPD credit hours (7 credit hours per day). If you are a Certified FRM, please log-on to your GARP profile and record this activity at


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