13th OxMetrics User Conference
5-6 September 2013
CREATES, Aarhus University
Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, Denmark
Notice of meeting and call for papers
This is the first announcement and call for papers for the 13th OxMetrics User Conference; to be held at CREATES on Thursday and Friday, 5 and 6 September 2013. The conference is co-organised with Timberlake Consultants.
The OxMetrics User Conference provides a forum for the presentation and exchange of research results and practical experiences within the fields of computational and financial econometrics, empirical economics, time series and cross-section statistics and applied mathematics. The conference programme will feature keynote presentations, contributed paper sessions, poster sessions, and a panel discussion with the OxMetrics developers. This year the Ana Timberlake Memorial Lecture will be delivered by Professor Russel Davidson, McGill University. The conference is open to all those interested, not just to OxMetrics™ users, from academic and non-academic organisations.
Submission of an abstract/paper
If you are interested in presenting a paper, please submit by e-mail to Niels Haldrup (nhaldrup), a 100-200 word abstract and paper on any issue that contributes to the conference theme by 31st May 2013. The programme of the conference will be released by end-July 2013.
Registration, accommodation, fee
Online registration is now available. There will be a small conference fee: 100 euro if full payment of registration is received by 31st July 2013 or 150 euro if full payment of registration is received after 31st July 2013 to cover costs for coffee, teas, luncheons and conference dinner on the 5th of September 2013. The conference fee will be waived for presenters.
Local Organizing Committee
Jennifer Castle, University of Oxford
Jurgen A. Doornik, principal of OxMetrics Technologies
Neil R. Ericsson, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington
Niels Haldrup, Director of CREATES
Andrew Harvey, developer of STAMP
David F. Hendry, developer of PcGive
Siem Jan Koopman, developer of STAMP and SsfPack
Sébastien Laurent, developer of G@RCH
Giovanni Urga, Cass Business School, City University London
Melvyn Weeks, Clare College, University of Cambridge
OxMetrics™ is a modular software system that provides an integrated solution for the econometric analysis of time series, forecasting, and financial econometric modeling, and for the statistical analysis of cross-section and panel data. The OxMetrics modules are PcGive™, STAMP™, SsfPack™, G@RCH™, and TSP/OxMetrics™. OxMetrics is available within a user-friendly GUI interface and has extensive graphical reporting. OxMetrics also provides a powerful object-oriented programming language (Ox Professional™) that allows users to directly implement the latest theoretical developments and/or integrated packages. For further details, visit www.oxmetrics.net.