2nd International Conference on Econometrics and Business Analytics (iCEBA)

July 3-5, St. Petersburg, Russia
Due to the global situation, the Center temporarily postpones the distribution of the iCEBA2022 Call for Papers. The conference will be postponed too. We will provide an update as soon as possible.
Theme of this year's conference is Time series methods.
The 2nd International Conference on Econometrics and Business Analytics (iCEBA) 2022 invites submissions of papers or extended abstracts in the fields of econometrics and business analytics.

iCEBA 2022 is organized by the Center of Econometrics and Business Analytics (CEBA) at Saint Petersburg State University, Russia.
The Conference is postponed until further notice. We aim to organize the conference as a face-to-face event, however we are ready for the possibility of a hybrid/remote event.
iCEBA 2022 will serve as a premier forum to bring together researchers from all fields of econometrics and business analytics with a focus on time series analysis in econometrics and business analytics.

Confirmed keynote and invited speakers include:
Esfandiar Maasoumi (Emory University)
Alexey Onatskiy (University of Cambridge)
Giuseppe Cavaliere (University of Bologna)
iCEBA 2022 will feature a wide range of topics in econometrics and business analytics including but not limited to:
Dependence and heavy tails in time series data
Structural breaks in finance and economics
Endogeneity in economic models
Robust econometric and statistical inference
Heavy tails and tail dependence in finance
Machine learning methods for time series in economics and finance
Agent-based methods for time series in economics and finance
Optimization methods for time series in economics and finance
Network analysis in economics and finance
Panel methods for economic analysis
Submissions on other topics in theoretical and applied econometrics, quantitative finance, optimization and computer science with applications to business and economics are also welcome.

The conference seeks full papers but extended abstracts of no less than two pages will also be considered.

We are planning to have sessions or tracks dedicated to a specific topic - please let the organizers know if you would like to organize a session.

A potential special issue of Econometric Reviews is under consideration.
Important Dates:

Submission deadline: April 1, 2022

Acceptance notification: May 1, 2022

Conference dates: The Conference is postponed until further notice.

Special Issue submission deadline: August 18, 2022
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Program Committee
Giuseppe Cavaliere (Italy)
Martin Huber (Switzerland)
Rustam Ibragimov (UK)
Alexey Onatskiy (UK)
Christopher Parmeter (USA)
Artem Prokhorov (Australia)
Alexander Semenov (USA)
Pavel Shevchenko (Australia)
Stan Uryasev (USA)
Juri Hinz (Australia)
Esfandiar Maasoumi (USA)
Alexander Novikov (Australia)
Organizing Committee
Liudmila Gadasina
Dmitry Grigoriev
Rustam Ibragimov
Alexander Semenov
Anton Skrobotov
Artem Prokhorov
Venue information
Address and contacts
The conference takes place at the Saint Petersburg State University, Graduate School of Management.
Volkhovskiy Pereulok, 3, St. Petersburg, Russia.

Local Contacts: Dr. Ludmila Gadasina +7 921 961-28-38

How to get there?
Closest subway stations:
  • Vasileostrovskaya
  • Sportivnaya
Getting there:
For better navigation download 2gis app. It also shows public transport.
  • Walk from Vasileostrovskaya subway station (about 10-15 min). Exit the Vasileostrovskaya metro station, move along the Sredny prospect of Vasilyevsky Island towards the Makarov embankment. Turn onto Tuchkov Lane, then onto Volkhovskiy Lane.
  • Walk from Sportivnaya subway station (about 15-20 min). Exit to Makarov embankment, go along the Makarov embankment up to Volkhovsky per.
  • Taxi (We recommend Yandex taxi app)
  • Tram from Vasileostrovskaya or Sportivnaya subway station: 6,40.
  • Bus from Sportivnaya subway station exit to Dobrolyubov avenue: 1.
  • Bus from Vasileostrovskaya subway station: 6,24.
  1. Solo Sokos Hotel Palace Bridge, *****, Birzhevoy pereulok 2-4
  2. Solo Sokos Hotel Vasilievsky, ****, Vasilievsky Island 8th line, 11-13
  3. Tradition Hotel, ****, Prospect Dobrolyubov 2
  4. Trezzini Art Hotel, ***, Bolshoy Prospect 21 V.O.
  5. Shelford Hotel, ***, Tretya Linia Vasilevskogo Ostrova 26
COVID-19 Information
It is advised to wear face masks, and maintain social distancing 1.5 meters.
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