CASM Workshop "Topics in Topology"

CASM Workshop "Topics in Topology"

Lahore University of Management Sciences

22nd – 24th February 2018

  In recent years, there has been an explosion in the availability and popularity of advanced degrees in Mathematical Finance and Computational Finance at many of the top tier universities internationally. These are aimed at leading numerate graduates towards lucrative and technically challenging careers as quantitative analysts (quants), developers and traders in investment banks and hedge funds. They are typically taught MSc degrees of ten-months duration, with increasing numbers of graduates from Pakistan being attracted to Europe, USA and Australasia for advanced scholarship in this field. 

 The programme comprising of lectures and lab sessions will be delivered over five days. The proposed audience for this intensive workshop are junior/senior majors following degrees in maths, computer science, physics or engineering, as well as graduate students. In addition, the workshop is open to industry professionals working in banks, actuarial firms, financial technology, securities and exchange, financial regulation.

 The aim of the course is to present a combination of the mathematical and computational based concepts which have practical uses in the global financial sector. However, the interdisciplinary nature of the material makes these topics transferable to other industry groups. Take-home exercises will be available.

  • Adnan Khan (LUMS, Pakistan)


  • Amer Rasheed (CASM, LUMS, Pakistan)

Workshop Dates: December 26-30, 2018


Registration Deadline December 10, 2018


Registration Fees:

PKR 2000 for students

PKR 5000 for Faculty

PKR 20,000 for Industrial Professionals




Registration Deadline December 10, 2018, 2018


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Hotel Suite Inn Lahore

Room reservation rates:

Single Bed RS. 3,500/- / Double Bed RS. 4000/-  + tax along with the following facilities:

·    Welcome drink on arrival

·    Newspaper

·    High Speed Internet Facility


Airport Road, Near Metro Cash N Carry, Eden Avenue near, Lahore

Contact person: Syed Amjad Ali (Manager)

Cell:  0321-4342754 / 0300-4181551


For further assistance regarding accommodation, please contact

Noreen Sohail (Ms)

Secretary (CASM)

Phone: +92-42-35608226
Fax: +92-42-35741673



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Registration Deadline Extended to February 18, 2018


For Registration and further information please contact


Dr. Amer Rasheed (


Maryam Amir (


Tel: +92-42-3560 8284/8217,

Fax: +92-42-35741673