Speakers


Afsheen Afshar
Afsheen Afshar
Former Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer & Senior Managing Director
Cerberus Capital Management
Sheedsa Ali
Sheedsa Ali
Managing Director & Portfolio Manager
PineBridge Investments
Pavan Arora
Pavan Arora
Former Chief Data Officer & Director
IBM Watson
Javed Ashraf
Javed Ashraf
Partner
Blackbox Alpha Management
Mark Antonio Awada
Mark Antonio Awada
Chief Risk & Data Analytics Officer
Alpha Innovations
Tim Baker
Tim Baker
Global Head of Applied Innovation
Refinitiv
Michael Beal
Michael Beal
CEO
Data Capital Management
Irina Bogacheva
Irina Bogacheva
Head of Multi-Asset Research
QS Investors
Alex Bogdan
Alex Bogdan
Chief Scientific Officer, Castle Ridge Asset Management
Castle Ridge Asset Management
Adam Braff
Former MD, Chief Data Acquisition Officer
Point72
Michael Brett
Michael Brett
CEO
QxBranch
Paul Burchard
Paul Burchard
Managing Director, Technology Division
Goldman Sachs
Lindsey Burik
Lindsey Burik
Managing Director, Head of Electronic Trading Americas
Mizuho
Wesley Chan
Wesley Chan
Executive Vice President & Portfolio Manager
PIMCO
Mike Chen
Mike Chen
Director and Lead ML Researcher, Dynamic Equity; Lead Portfolio Manager, ESG Equity
PanAgora Asset Management
Mohsen Chitsaz
Mohsen Chitsaz
Founder & Chief Investment Officer
Alpha Beta Investments
Katya Chupryna
Katya Chupryna
Vice President
Citi
Gary Collier
CTO
Man Numeric
Alberto Cozzini
Alberto Cozzini
Head of Research and Senior Portfolio Manager
Devet Capital Management
Bill Dague
Bill Dague
Head of Alternative Data Research
Quandl
James Davis
James Davis
Chief Investment Officer
OP Trust
Adrian de Valois-Franklin
Adrian de Valois-Franklin
CEO
Castle Ridge
Vasant Dhar
Vasant Dhar
Professor
NYU
Vasant Dhar
Vasant Dhar
Professor
NYU
Ivailo Dimov
Ivailo Dimov
Quant and Data Science Research
Bloomberg
Matthew Dixon
Assistant Professor of Applied Math and Fintech
Illinois Institute of Technology
Marko Djukic
Marko Djukic
CEO & Founder
Hentsū
Tom Doris
Tom Doris
Chief Data Scientist
Liquidnet
Leigh Drogen
Leigh Drogen
Founder and Executive Chairman
Estimize
Bruno Dupire
Bruno Dupire
Head of Quantitative Research
Bloomberg
Gene Ekster
Gene Ekster
CEO
Alternative Data Group
Charles Elkan
Charles Elkan
Managing Director
Goldman Sachs
Roland Fejfar
Roland Fejfar
Head TechBD EMEA/ APAC
Morgan Stanley
Alexander Fleiss
Alexander Fleiss
Founder & CEO
Rebellion Research
Sylvain Forté
Sylvain Forté
Co-founder & CEO
SESAMm
Dan Furstenberg
Dan Furstenberg
Global Head of Hedge Fund Distribution & Data Strategy
Jefferies
Yianni Gamvros
Yianni Gamvros
Head of Business Development
QC Ware
Maurizio Garro
Maurizio Garro
Senior Manager, Market, Credit & Risk
Lloyds Banking Group
Armando Gonzalez
Armando Gonzalez
CEO
RavenPack
Matthew Granade
Matthew Granade
Chief Market Intelligence Officer & Managing Director
Point72
Dmitry Green
Dmitry Green
Chief Risk Officer
Mariner Investment Group
Sebastien Guglietta
Co-Head, Computational Intelligence Systematic Strategies
Brevan Howard
Tony Guida
Tony Guida
Executive Director - Senior Quant Research
RAM Active Investments
Sameer Gupta
Sameer Gupta
Head of Data Sourcing
Point72
Peter Hafez
Peter Hafez
Chief Data Scientist
RavenPack
Sarah Hoffman
Sarah Hoffman
VP, AI & Machine Learning Research
Fidelity Investments
Syed Husain
Syed Husain
Chief IT Architect
BCG Platinion
Nick Jain
Nick Jain
Chief Investment Officer
Citizen Asset Management
Apurv Jain
Apurv Jain
Visiting Researcher
Harvard Business School
Andrew Janian
Andrew Janian
Head of Data Engineering
Two Sigma
Javed Jussa
Javed Jussa
QES Team
Wolfe Research
Zura Kakushadze
Zura Kakushadze
President & CEO
Quantigic Solutions
Amit Kaushik
Amit Kaushik
Head of Quantitative Research and Portfolio Manager
SciFeCap
Gary Kazantsev
Gary Kazantsev
Head of Machine Learning Engineering
Bloomberg
William Kelly
William Kelly
Chief Executive Officer
CAIA Association
Olga Kokareva
Olga Kokareva
Head of Data Sourcing and Strategy
Quantstellation
Stuart Kozola
Stuart Kozola
Global Head of FinTech Products
MathWorks
Rajesh Krishnamachari
Head of Data Science, Equities
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Poul Kristensen
Poul Kristensen
Managing Director, Economist, and Portfolio Manager
New York Life Investment Management
Mitchell Kutscherousky
Quantitative Analyst and Developer
Obsidian Quantitative
Anthony Ledford
Anthony Ledford
Chief Scientist
Man AHL
Andy Legg
Senior Recruiter
Point72
Charles-Albert Lehalle
Charles-Albert Lehalle
Head of Data Analytics
Capital Fund Management
George Lentzas
George Lentzas
Manager & Chief Data Scientist
Springfield Capital Management
Edwin Li
Edwin Li
Managing Partner
Castle Ridge Asset Management
Zach Lipton
Zach Lipton
Assistant Professor, Machine Learning Department
Carnegie Mellon University
Rado Lipuš
Rado Lipuš
CEO & Founder
Neudata
Alejandra Litterio
Alejandra Litterio
Co-founder & Chief Research Officer
Eye Capital
Sam Livingstone
Sam Livingstone
Head of Data Science
Jupiter Asset Management
Stephanie Lo
Stephanie Lo
Securities Finance QDR
State Street Associates
Marcos López de Prado
Marcos López de Prado
Principal and Head of Machine Learning
AQR Capital Management
Yin Luo
Yin Luo
Vice Chairman - QES
Wolfe Research
Mehrzad Mahdavi
Mehrzad Mahdavi
CEO
Financial Data Professionals Institute
Nitish Maini
Nitish Maini
General Manager, Virtual Research Centre & Vice President, Portfolio Manager
WorldQuant
Ganesh Mani
Ganesh Mani
Adjunct Faculty
Carnegie Mellon; ex-SSgA
Michael Marrale
Michael Marrale
CEO
M Science
Edward Mitby
Edward Mitby
Senior AI Engineer
Vanguard
Benoit Mondoloni
Benoit Mondoloni
Head of PB Analytics
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Robert Morse
Robert Morse
Head of Data Strategy and Sourcing
PDT Partners
George Mylnikov
George Mylnikov
VP, Head of Quantitative Research
Windhaven Investment Management
Manoj Narang
Manoj Narang
CEO
MANA Partners LLC
Joel Nathaniel Bloch
Joel Nathaniel Bloch
Founding Partner & Chief Risk Officer
Trinnacle Capital Management
Miquel Noguer i Alonso
Miquel Noguer i Alonso
Co-founder
Artificial Intelligence Finance Institute - AIFI
Yoshinori Nomura
Yoshinori Nomura
Director, Fund Manager
Simplex Asset Management
Hugh O'Connor
Hugh O'Connor
Director, Data Sourcing & Partnerships
Eagle Alpha
Stefano Pasquali
Stefano Pasquali
Managing Director & Head of Liquidity Research Group
BlackRock
Claudia Perlich
Claudia Perlich
Senior Data Scientist
Two Sigma
Chris Petrescu
Head of Data Strategy
Exodus Point
Richard Pook
Richard Pook
Partner
Dore Partnership
David Pope
David Pope
Managing Director of Quantitative Research
S&P Global Market Intelligence
Elizabeth Pritchard
Elizabeth Pritchard
Head of Go-to-Market
Crux Informatics
Keywan Rasekhschaffe
Keywan Rasekhschaffe
Senior Quantitative Strategist and Portfolio Manager
Gresham Investment Management
Sandy Rattray
Sandy Rattray
Chief Investment Officer
Man Group
Michael Recce
Michael Recce
Chief Data Scientist
Neuberger Berman
Evan Reich
Evan Reich
Head of Data Strategy and Sourcing
BlueMountain Capital Management
Gordon Ritter
Gordon Ritter
Former Senior Portfolio Manager
GSA Capital
Brice Rosenzweig
Brice Rosenzweig
Global Head of Data & Innovation Group
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Paul Rowady
Paul Rowady
Director of Research
Alphacution
David Rukshin
David Rukshin
Chief Technology Officer
WorldQuant
L.D Salmanson
L.D Salmanson
Co-Founder
Cherre
Mikhail Samonov
Mikhail Samonov
Founder
Two Centuries Investments
Daniel Sandberg
Daniel Sandberg
Director, Quantamental Research
S&P Global Market Intelligence
Gurraj Singh Sangha
Gurraj Singh Sangha
Global Head of Risk
State Street Verus
Manoj Saxena
Manoj Saxena
Chairman
AI Global
Ksenia Semenova
Ksenia Semenova
Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer
Cindicator
Milind Sharma
Milind Sharma
CEO
QuantZ Capital Management
Joseph Simonian
Joseph Simonian
Director of Quantitative Research
Natixis Investment Managers
Suren Siva
Director - Strategy & Innovation
Credit Suisse
Greg Skibiski
Greg Skibiski
Founder & CEO
Thasos Group
Rob Sloan
Rob Sloan
Research Director
WSJ Pro
Maarten Smit
Maarten Smit
Senior Portfolio Manager, Quantitative Equities
APG Asset Management
Daryl Smith
Daryl Smith
Head of Research
Neudata
Amit Soni
Amit Soni
Portfolio Manager
New York Life Investments
Harvey Stein
Harvey Stein
Head of the Quantitative Risk Analytics Group
Bloomberg
Ben Steiner
Ben Steiner
Global Fixed Income
BNP Paribas Asset Management
Stewart Stimson
Stewart Stimson
Head of Data Strategy
Jump Trading
Kristen Thiede
Kristen Thiede
SVP
Two Sigma
Ingrid Tierens
Ingrid Tierens
Managing Director
Goldman Sachs
Arun Verma
Arun Verma
Head of Quant Research Solutions
Bloomberg
Toby Wade
Director, Senior Research Analyst
Bank of America
Aric Whitewood
Aric Whitewood
Founding Partner
WilmotML
Jamie Wise
Jamie Wise
President
Periscope Capital
Jian Wu
Jian Wu
Trading and Algorithmic Strategies
State Street Global Markets, Securities Finance
Stan Yakoff
Stan Yakoff
Adjunct Professor
Fordham University School of Law
Jeffrey Yau
Jeffrey Yau
Chief Data Scientist
AllianceBernstein
Calvin Yu
Calvin Yu
Managing Director and Head of Multi-Asset Solutions
Qplum
Stefan Zohren
Stefan Zohren
Academic Faculty Member
Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance, University of Oxford
Gregory Zuckerman
Gregory Zuckerman
Special Writer
The Wall Street Journal
Mark Zwillinger
Mark Zwillinger
Founder
ZwillGen

Advisory Board


Afsheen Afshar
Afsheen Afshar
Former Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer and Senior Managing Director
Cerberus Capital Management
Michael Beal
Michael Beal
CEO
Data Capital Management
Sylvain Champonnois
Sylvain Champonnois
Systematic Trading
BNP Paribas
James Davis
James Davis
CIO
OPTrust
Vasant Dhar
Vasant Dhar
Professor
NYU
Roland Fejfar
Roland Fejfar
Executive Director, IBD Fintech,
Morgan Stanley
Peter Hafez
Peter Hafez
Chief Data Scientist
RavenPack
Professor David Hand
Professor David Hand
Senior Research Investigator and Emeritus Professor of Mathematics
Imperial College, London
Margaret Holen
Margaret Holen
Lecturer at Princeton University & Advisor
Thinknum
Andrew Janian
Andrew Janian
Head of Data Engineering
Two Sigma Investments
Gary Kazantsev
Gary Kazantsev
Head of the Machine Learning Engineering Team
Bloomberg
Petter Kolm
Petter Kolm
Professor, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
NYU Courant
Anthony Ledford
Anthony Ledford
Chief Scientist
Man AHL
Michael Marrale
Michael Marrale
Chief Executive Officer
M Science LLC
Benoit Mondolini
Benoit Mondolini
Head of PB Analytics
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
George Mussalli
George Mussalli
CIO and Head of Research
PanAgora
Gordon Ritter
Gordon Ritter
Former Senior Portfolio Manager
GSA Capital
Professor Stephen Roberts
Professor Stephen Roberts
Director, Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance
Professor of Machine Learning, University of Oxford
Lisa Schirf
Lisa Schirf
Former COO Data Strategies Group and AI Research
Citadel
Carrie Shaw
Carrie Shaw
Chief Marketing Officer
Quandl