8/03/2019 Human Mortality Database users Conference

Friday, March 8th, 2019, The Paris Dauphine University hosted the event Human Mortality Database Conference. This workshop belongs to a series of conferences and workshops during the Dauphine House of Finance Days 2019

Complete program Schedule

The Human Mortality Database (HMD) is now the standard reference provider of mortality tables for numerous countries and regions worldwide, which serve as a basis for mortality and longevity risk assessment in most major insurance companies and pension institutions. The aim of this workshop is to gather academics and actuaries in the private sector who are using the HMD data for their research and professional needs all over the world as well as to present the HMD new developments and potential uses to a larger audience with interest into mortality and longevity risks. This workshop will include: presentation of the HMD status and future developments, case studies presentation of the use of the HMD for mortality/longevity analysis and roundtable of experts.

Opening speech by Christophe Dutang


Christophe Dutang & Marc Hoffmann

SESSION 1: HUMAN MORTALITY DATABASE STATUS

HMD Status and recent on-going developments

Dmitri Jdanov, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

Magali Barbieri, HMD & INED

 

SESSION 2: HMD CASE STUDIES

Using the HMD to assess longevity risk

Andres Barajas Paz, IFoA and Heriot-Watt University

ROUNDTABLE: Is data the new black gold for insurers?
Marine Habart (AXA), Razvan Ionescu (SCOR), Alexandre Boumezoued (Milliman),
chairman: Stephane Loisel (ISFA)

 

SESSION 3: SOME RECENT ADVANCES IN MORTALITY MODELS

Closing speech by Stéphane Loisel