Department of Mathematics and Systems Analysis

4th Nordic Triangular Seminar in Applied Stochastics

The seminar is held on 6-8th of March, 2013, and is organised together by Aalto University School of Science, Department of Mathematics and System Analysis, and University of Helsinki, Department of Mathematics. The seminar is held on Wednesday, 6th, and Friday, 8th, at Aalto University School of Science, Department of Mathematics, Otakaari 1 M, seminar hall U358. On Thursday, 7th, the seminar is held in Kumpula Kampus, Department of Mathematics, Gustaf Hällströmin katu 2b, seminar hall D122.

Accomodation and local arrangements

A number of university guest apartments located at Töölö towers (Pohjoinen Hesperiankatu 23, Helsinki) near (approximately two kilometers) the Helsinki city center are available. From the Kamppi bus station at Helsinki city center you can take either bus 102 or 103 to Otaniemi and the trip will take from 15 to 20 minutes. To reach Kumpula campus you can take tram 8 (stop approximately 100m from the Hotel) and the trip will take approximately 20 minutes. Consult also the following map where all important places (Kumpula campus, Otaniemi Campus, Hotel, restaurant and sauna) are marked. Schedules for busses and trams can be found here. For more information on accommodation options and local arrangements, you may contact the organizing committee.


In order to make reservations for the conference dinner, all participants from Finland should register (if not done so already) to Lauri Viitasaari by email before Sunday 3rd, March.


The program can be found here (updated 1st, March, 11:27). Note that we start on different time on Wednesday than on Thursday and Friday.

The abstracts for the student talks can be found here.

Confirmed speakers

There will be two small tutorial courses and shorter talks mainly from students. The tutorials will be given by

  • Alexander Engström, Aalto University. Topic: Algebraic Statistics.
  • Teemu Pennanen, King's College, London. Topic: Risk management and contingent claim valuation under illiquidity.

Social program

The organizers offer lunches and a conference dinner during the seminar. The conference dinner will be held on Wednesday at 19:00 in restaurant Konstan Möljä. On Thursday there will be an optional opportunity to visit Kotiharjun sauna (in Finnish). The fee for the sauna is approximately 10 euros and is not covered by the organisers.

Confirmed participants

  • Aalto Pekka
  • Aro Helena
  • Belopolskaya Yana
  • Chen Zhe
  • Engström Alex
  • Gasbarra Dario
  • Gripenberg Gustaf
  • Gudmundsson Thorbjörn
  • Hallgren Jonas
  • Halme Heidi
  • Hult Henrik
  • Ivashko Anna
  • Khartov Aleksey
  • Kosarevskaya Ekaterina
  • Koski Timo
  • Laukkarinen Eija
  • Lehtomaa Jaakko
  • Leskelä Lasse
  • Liu Jia
  • Lukashenko Oleg
  • Löfdahl Björn
  • Mazalova Anna
  • Nemchenko Ekaterina
  • Nikula Miika
  • Nivukoski Jere
  • Norros Ilkka
  • Nykvist Johan
  • Nyquist Pierre
  • Pennanen Teemu
  • Perkkiö Ari-Pekka
  • Potakhina Liubov
  • Rios Felix
  • Romadanova Mariya
  • Sandomirskii Fedor
  • Svensson Göran
  • Toivola Anni
  • Viitasaari Lauri
  • Volkova Ksenia
  • Vorotov Alexey
  • Yakubovich Yuri
  • Yazigi Adil
  • Ylinen Juha

Organizing Committee

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