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03 April 2020

Gillmore Centre for Financial Technology Symposium April(3&6)

Free Event • Registration Required

Beyond the Hype: Investment-AI and Machine Learning

This Symposium aims to bring cutting-edge research on financial applications of machine learning and artificial intelligence methods to both academics and practitioners with the aim of inspiring new research directions. Areas addressed are: Explainable AI in its application to finance, the use of AI in investment management and, key tool and approaches.

Our speakers are practitioners and academics from Finance and Compute Sciences. We hope to showcase cutting edge research that will drive quantitative methods in the financial services industry over the next decade.

Friday/Monday format: On Friday 3rd April, we will broadcast 3.5hours of live presentations with Q&A sessions. Monday will consist of a Q&A session for our pre-recorded presentations. 

// With

Prof Ram Gopal, WBS

Prof Artur d’Avlia Garcez

Dr Tillman Weyde, Senior Lecturer, City, University of London

Dan Philps CFA, Rothko Investment Strategies

Peter Simon, Lead Data Scientist, Financial Markets, DataRobot

Dr Adam White, Research Associate, City, University of London

Dr Christos Papadopoulos – Filelis, UCC

Raj Shah, MMORSA FIA, Rothko Investment Strategies

Dr Timothy Law, Research Fellow UCL, Rothko Investment Strategies

Peter Hafez, Chief Data Scientist RavenPack.

// Where

Online via wbsLive - Links to the session from 3 April

// When

Friday 3 April - Monday 6 April 2020

// Contact

deansevents@wbs.ac.uk
02476 524534

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