Jan 19, 2006

Dear members of EUROPT,

enclosed please find valuable conference information
which our friend Prof. Dr. Jaap Spronk sent to us! Please
visit also
http://www.ecft.nl/mfm/. This information is related
with our EUROPT engagement in the financial sector.

Professor Spronk teaches at Ersasmus University in
Rotterdam, and he is the Coordinator of EURO Working
Group "Financial Modelling"
(
http://www2.eur.nl/topics/finance//ewgfm/ewgfm.htm).
After in 2003 he was a very early supporter of our application
to EURO for EURO Summer Institute "Optimization and Data
Mining" which became accepted and took place in Ankara,
Turkey, July 9-25, 2004, Jaap become once again very
supportive in the last year. In fact, friends and members
of EUROPT applied with us and became accepted for new
Invited Streams on topics of finance at EURO XXI 2006
(
http://www.euro2006.org/).

Prof. Ralf Korn (Kaiserslautern) and Prof. Mustafa Pinar
(Ankara) became Stream Organizers of the stream
"Optimization in Financial Mathematics" and since a few
weeks, Prof. Thomas Burkhardt (Koblenz) organizes the
stream "Long Term Financial Decisions". By these streams
the given stream offer in the financial sector, e.g., by Prof. J.
Spronk's stream "Financial Modelling"  became extended.
For his understanding and support both in the past and
previously, we thank you very much, dear Jaap! We also
thank PC of EURO XXI 2006 and all the conference colleagues,
stream organizers, session organizers and speakers,
engaged on financial topics of research and application.

Dear friends, please find closer information about our
invited streams at EURO XXI 2006 under the link Call for
Papers of
http://www.euro2006.org/. We are sincerely
welcome.

With best wishes,
yours sincerely,
Gerhard-Wilhelm Weber
vice-coordinator

Attachment:

- EURO WG on Financial Modelling Scientific Program
- Advisory Board
- Announcement and Call for Papers