Transforming Finance: Machine Learning & Blockchain
Formerly titled Financial Innovation
Put machine learning and blockchain technology to work for your organization.
Get ahead of the curve.
Machine learning and blockchain technology are rapidly changing the financial services industry. Organizations that know how to leverage these exciting new tools are able to use them to
- understand the needs of their customers
- automate credit decisions
- detect fraud
- improve risk management
- auto-execute contracts
- create blockchain-based term sheets for start-ups
And that's just the beginning.
See FinTech in action: Learning expedition to Aviva’s Digital Garage
The program includes an insider tour of Aviva’s Digital Garage to see machine learning applications at work in the insurance industry, including a presentation and a Q&A session. Learn first-hand from an organization that is transforming an industry through innovative new technologies.
Faculty & Instructors
Rotman Executive Program faculty are known for their ability to translate the latest research into practical applications for the workplace, and to transmit skills to participants with the best teaching techniques. Industry leaders contribute to our programs to bring your the most up-to-date best practices and a wealth of real-world experience.
Meet the faculty and instructors teaching in Transforming Finance: Machine Learning & Blockchain
Maple Financial Group Chair, Derivatives & Risk Management, Rotman School of Management
John Hull is the Maple Financial Professor of Derivatives and Risk Management at Rotman. His research has an applied focus and is concerned with risk management, bank regulation, valuation of derivatives, and machine learning. He is best known for his books Risk Management and Financial Institutions (now in its 5th. edition), Options, Futures, and Other Derivatives (now in its 10th edition), and Fundamentals of Futures and Options Markets (now in its 9th edition). His books have been translated into many languages and are widely used in trading rooms throughout the world, as well as in the classroom. John is also co-director of the Rotman's Master of Financial Risk Management & Master of Finance Programs.
Blockchain technology: more than cryptocurrency
Blockchain, the same technology that powers cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, allows safe, digital value transfers without trusted intermediaries and greatly simplifies business interactions, but it has much broader applications than just cryptocurrency. Blockchain is poised to dramatically transform supply chain management, product origination, digital identities and more.
Machine learning: automate and innovate
Machine learning is changing financial services. Financial institutions are now able to use this technology understand the needs of their customers, automate credit decisions, detect fraud, improve risk management, and much more.
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Rotman Executive Program graduates or Rotman MBA / EMBA alumni are eligible for a discount equivalent to 10% of the program tuition. In addition, partner discounts are also offered for some programs. Where program applicants are eligible for more than one discount, only the greater discount will be applied towards the tuition fee. Discounts are not redeemable for cash.
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