Oct 2019 - Conference on Real-Time Data Analysis, Methods and Applications

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On 10 and 11 October 2019 the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission (JRC-EC, Ispra), the National Bank of Belgium (NBB), the KU Leuven, the Université Catholique de Louvain (UCLouvain), the Ghent University (UGent), the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), and the Université de Namur (UNamur) are organizing the annual conference on real-time data analysis, methods, and applications in macroeconomics and finance.

The conference will bring together leading researchers in real-time analysis of economic data and will cover topics such as real-time macro- and financial econometrics, forecasting, and macroeconomic policy analysis, among others.


The number of participants is limited and therefore registration is required. If you want to join the conference please send a message to [email protected] before October 1st. We will confirm your registration as soon as possible.

Programme Committee

  • Leonardo Iania (UCLouvain, CORE, LFIN)
  • Dean Croushore (University of Richmond)
  • Domenico Giannone (Federal Reserve Bank of New York)
  • Shaun Vahey (University of Warwick)
  • Simon van Norden (HEC Montreal and CIRANO)

Local Organizers

  • Ferre De Graeve (KU Leuven)
  • Romain Houssa (UNamur)
  • Leonardo Iania (UCLouvain, CORE, LFIN)
  • Robert Kollmann (ULB)
  • Sebastiano Manzan (JRC-EC, Ispra)
  • Gert Peersman (Ghent University)
  • Rafael Wouters (National Bank of Belgium)


Auditorium of the National Bank of Belgium, rue Montagne aux Herbes potagères 61, Brussels