3-5 May 2023
Universität Klagenfurt
Europe/Vienna timezone


Prof. Dr. Peter Hieber

Peter Hieber has been professor (tenure-track) of Acturial Sciences at the Université de Lausanne (HEC Lausanne, Switzerland) since 2021 and is member of the German and Swiss Association of Actuaries. His research and teaching interests lie particularly in the areas of Life and Pension Insurance Mathematics and Actuarial Data Science. After completing his doctorate in Financial Mathematics at the Technical University of Munich, he habilitated in 2022 at the Department of Acturial Sciences at the University of Ulm (Germany). Together with José Garrido (Montreal) and Sascha Günther, he taught at the Summer School "Machine Learning in Insurance" of the Swiss Association of Actuaries (saa-iss.ch).



Sascha Günther, PhD Cand.

Sascha Günther is a PhD student at the Department of Actuarial Sciences at the Université de Lausanne (HEC Lausanne, Switzerland) and works as the assistant of Prof. Peter Hieber.
He graduated with a Master’s degree in Mathematics in Business and Economics from the Technical University of Dresden (Germany). His research focuses on Variable Annuities and the application of Machine Learning in Insurance.