Edward Mitby

Senior AI Engineer Vanguard

Edward is the Senior Artificial Intelligence Engineer in the Investment Management Group at Vanguard where he is currently spearheading multiple AI projects focused on using ML, DL, and RL for time series modeling in financial markets for the active fund groups managing approximately $1.4 trillion in AUM. He has extensive experience managing global macro portfolios, munging data, and building and optimizing models. He holds an AB from Harvard in Government, an MS in Financial Engineering from Columbia University, and an MS in Economic Systems Engineering and Operations Research from Stanford University. He is also a CFA Charterholder, a Chartered Market Technician, and has a Certificate in Management Science from Stanford University as well as an AWS Specialization Certification in Machine Learning. He is also a course mentor for Professor Andrew Ng’s Coursera class “Neural Networks and Deep Learning.”

Conference Day Two: July 1 2020

Wednesday, July 1st, 2020

9:50 AM Panel: Keeping a competitive edge past the use of alt data

- Now the value of alt data is understood, where do we go from here?
- Leveraging data from multiple sources and expert research networks
- Using analysis surrounding people and connectivity to gain deeper insights