The 20th Finnish Summer School on Probability Theory
## The 20th Finnish Summer School on Probability Theory

20. todennäköisyyslaskennan kesäkoulu
pidetään Lahden Mukkulassa 1-5.6.1998
(tiedotus ja
ilmoittautumislomake suomeksi)

20 sommarskolan i sannolikhetsteori hålls
på Mokulla gård i Lahtis den 1-5 juni 1998
(information och
anmälningsblankett på svenska)

The 20th Finnish Summer School on Probability Theory will be arranged
at Lahti from June 1 to June 5, 1998.

### Speakers:
Robert S. Liptser, Laurens de Haan, Hans Gerber, Krishna Athreya

More information and lecture abstracts will be distributed in
April - May. There is no participation fee, but we need to limit
the number of participants to about 30.

## Course description

**Krishna Athreya**

#### Markov Chain Monte Carlo methods, random iterations and changes of
measures

**Hans Gerber**

#### From Risk Theory to Finance:

**Laurens de Haan** sent us a course description:

#### Sample extremes and residual life times: theory and applications

**Robert S. Liptser**

#### Asymptotically optimal filtering

#### Train
Helsinki-Kouvola-Kotka

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Updated 25.5.98 by
Ann-Mari.Dahlstrom@abo.fi