Vasant Dhar is Professor at the Stern School of Business, PhD program Director at the Center for Data Science at NYU, and founder of SCT Capital Management, a systematic machine-learning hedge fund in New York City. His research addresses when we should trust automated Artificial Intelligence Systems with decision making, and how digital platforms should be governed.
With the advancement in Machine Learning, it is like being a kid in a candy store. But the wrappers are seductive and contain many surprises, making it a challenging landscape for managers to navigate. In this presentation, we hear from an industry veteran who brought AI to Wall Street, and is an advisor to to the major consulting companies and FinTech players, and a pioneer of Machine Learning in Finance.