Exhibition Seminar Theatre Program

Day One Morning Session

8:00 am - 9:15 am Registration and Coffee

Day One Morning Session

9:25 am - 9:40 am Amenity Analytics

Day One Morning Session

9:50 am - 10:05 am Value from AI and alternative data for non-technical quantamental managers - Øyvind Grotmol, CTO, Exabel

Day One Morning Session

10:15 am - 10:30 am Secret Computing and its Applications in Financial Markets Kevin McCarthy, Vice President Conor Moran, Business Development Inpher

Day One Morning Session

10:40 am - 10:55 am Preserving machine learning across the financial services industry - LeapYear Technologies

Ishaan Nerurkar, CEO at LeapYear

Ishaan Nerurkar

CEO
LeapYear

Day One Morning Session

11:05 am - 11:20 am R vs. Python: What's the best language for Data Science?

Day One Morning Session

11:30 am - 12:00 pm Fireside chat - Numerai

Richard Craib, Founder & CEO at Numerai

Richard Craib

Founder & CEO
Numerai

Day Two Morning Session

8:00 am - 9:15 am Registration and Coffee

Day Two Morning Session

9:25 am - 9:40 am Planning Investment Strategies with Forward-Looking Calendar of Events

Day Two Morning Session

9:55 am - 10:10 am Selecting your Analytics and Data Provider - SpiderRock
Craig Iseli, Chief Operating Officer at Spiderrock

Craig Iseli

Chief Operating Officer
Spiderrock

Kasia Kobylarz, Market Data & Analytics at Spiderrock

Kasia Kobylarz

Market Data & Analytics
Spiderrock

Day Two Morning Session

10:05 am - 10:20 am Systematic Investing, Remastered, Stephen Wood - SIG Technologies
Stephen Wood, Head of Product Management at SIG Technologies

Stephen Wood

Head of Product Management
SIG Technologies

Day Two Morning Session

10:30 am - 10:50 am Driving AI for success in trading - DataRobot
Rob Hegarty, General Manager, Financial Markets & FinTech at DataRobot

Rob Hegarty

General Manager, Financial Markets & FinTech
DataRobot

Day Two Morning Session

10:50 am - 11:05 am MScience - What You Should Know About the Rapidly Changing World of Alternative Data”
Michael Marrale, Chief Executive Officer at M Science LLC

Michael Marrale

Chief Executive Officer
M Science LLC

Day Two Morning Session

11:20 am - 11:35 am When China sneezes: How good is BondDroid at handling the concept drift? 7 Chord
Kristina Fan, Founder and CEO at 7 Chord

Kristina Fan

Founder and CEO
7 Chord

Day Two Morning Session

11:40 am - 12:20 pm Reserved for editorial content

Day One Afternoon Session

12:10 pm - 12:25 pm Quandl's most anticipated data for 2020 - Quandl

Jin Gu, Managing Director at Quandl

Jin Gu

Managing Director
Quandl

Day One Afternoon Session

12:35 pm - 12:50 pm Simulating data -- Variational Autoencoders (VAEs) and Generative Adversarial Networks (GANs)

John Ashley, Director, Global Financial Services Strategy at NVIDIA

John Ashley

Director, Global Financial Services Strategy
NVIDIA

Day One Afternoon Session

1:00 pm - 1:15 pm Mathworks Integrated Data Science: Leveraging the best models across Python, R, and MATLAB for organizational success.

Day One Afternoon Session

1:25 pm - 1:55 pm Finance industry's shortage of AI/DS Talent and how do we fill the gap? FDP

Day One Afternoon Session

2:05 pm - 2:20 pm Theme exploration using NLP - A look into the Coronavirus outbreak

Marko Kangrga, Head of Quantitative Research at RavenPack

Marko Kangrga

Head of Quantitative Research
RavenPack

Day One Afternoon Session

2:30 pm - 2:45 pm Optimize Algorithm Selection by Leveraging Machine Learning Based Liquidity Profiling Model - TMX

Selwyn Colloco, Chief Data Officer at TMX

Selwyn Colloco

Chief Data Officer
TMX

Day One Afternoon Session

2:55 pm - 3:10 pm AIOps Platforms - CDW

Ken Cameron, Sr FSA at CDW

Ken Cameron

Sr FSA
CDW

Day One Afternoon Session

3:20 pm - 3:35 pm Leveraging financial transaction data to optimize your investment strategies - ARM Insight

Jonathan Chin, Co-Founder & SVP, Product Management at ARM Insight

Jonathan Chin

Co-Founder & SVP, Product Management
ARM Insight

Day One Afternoon Session

3:45 pm - 4:00 pm Autonomous causal signal discovery - CausaLens

Darko Matovski, Co-Founder and CEO at CausaLens

Darko Matovski

Co-Founder and CEO
CausaLens

Day One Afternoon Session

4:05 pm - 5:20 pm Advisory Board Meeting

Day One Afternoon Session

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Networking Drinks Reception

Day Two Afternoon Session

12:30 pm - 12:45 pm SAS

Day Two Afternoon Session

12:55 pm - 1:10 pm Accelerate your AI financial modelling with IPUs - Graphcore
Alex Tsyplikhin, Senior AI Engineer at Graphcore

Alex Tsyplikhin

Senior AI Engineer
Graphcore

Day Two Afternoon Session

1:20 pm - 1:35 pm Applying AI to Drive Alpha From Fundamental Research - Sentieo
Paul Ross, Senior Vice President, Sentieo at Sentieo

Paul Ross

Senior Vice President, Sentieo
Sentieo

Day Two Afternoon Session

1:45 pm - 2:25 pm The man who solved the market
Gregory Zuckerman, Special Writer at Wall Street Journal

Gregory Zuckerman

Special Writer
Wall Street Journal

Day Two Afternoon Session

2:35 pm - 2:50 pm Generating unique insights with public data - Vertical Knowledge
Ryan Schreiber, VP, Financial Services at Vertical Knowledge

Ryan Schreiber

VP, Financial Services
Vertical Knowledge

Day Two Afternoon Session

3:00 pm - 3:15 pm Finding alpha in Insider Transaction Data
Michael Tindale, CEO at Smart Insider

Michael Tindale

CEO
Smart Insider

Day Two Afternoon Session

3:25 pm - 3:40 pm TBC

Day Two Afternoon Session

5:20 pm - 5:50 pm Conference Close -