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Michèle Breton

  • Amir Ardestani Jaafari, PhD student with Professors Michèle Breton and Erick Delage.

    • Research scholarship for foreign students
  • Sahar Guesmi, PhD student with Professors Hatem Ben-Ameur and Michèle Breton.

    • Research scholarship for foreign students
  • Gert Janssens, PhD student with Professor Georges Zaccour.

    • Édouard-Montpetit - Standard Life scholarship
  • Oussama Marzouk, PhD student with Professor Michèle Breton.

    • Fondation J.A. DeSève scholarship
    • Research scholarship for foreign students
    • Henry Laureys scholarship
  • Samuel Pelletier, MSc student with Professors Gilbert Laporte and Ola Jabali.

    • L'Oréal Canada scholarship

Full Professor Michèle Breton (Management Sciences) has been elected President of the International Society of Dynamic Games (ISDG) for a renewable two-year term. Her role at the head of the ISDG includes overseeing the scientific aspects and material organization of activities, disseminating information, increasing the organization’s membership and expanding its interests into new fields of application for dynamic games.

Michèle Breton, Geneviève Gauthier and Georges Zaccour, Department of Management Sciences, HEC Montréal, will be in sabbatical leave from June 1, 2012 to May 31, 2013. Futhermore, Raf Jans, Department of Logistics and Operations Management, HEC Montréal, will be in sabbatical leave from July 1st to December 31, 2012 and from July 1st to December 31, 2013.

Congratulations to Laetitia Wong, directed by Michèle Breton, which obtained a research grant of $ 4,500 from the NSERC to fund his summer internship.

The 2011 Journées de la finance mathématique, organized by the Institut de finance mathématique de Montréal (IFM2), rewarded the three best MSc theses of 2010. Mourad El-Hila, of HEC Montréal, took first place. His thesis, entitled Estimation et calibrage du processus GARCH : une étude empirique, was directed by Michèle Breton and Lars Stentoft (Finance).

On October 13, 2010, Michèle Breton, Gilbert Laporte and Georges Zaccour participated to the "midi de la recherche" organized by the Research Office of HEC Montréal. They presented GERAD, and examples of solving complex problems related to their respective field of expertise to the professors, executives, professionals and doctoral students of HEC Montréal.