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Machine Learning FinTech Conference II

May 2, 2018

Hosted by Rotman FinHub and Machine Learning Exchange.

3 expert keynotes:

  • Ozge Yeloglu, Chief Data Scientist, Microsoft, “ML in Financial Services: The Future is Now”
  • Marcos López de Prado, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, “The Seven Reasons Most ML Hedge Funds Fail”
  • Tom Coleman, Waterloo Research Institute in Insurance, Securities and Quantitative Finance, University of Waterloo

5 Panel Discussions

Financial Services Panel: CRO Managing FinTech Risk moderated by Mark Caplan, President, Global Risk Institute in Financial Services

InsureTech Panel: Enhancing Existing and Creating New Insurance Products
Moderated by Ling Guo, AVP, Biometrics, Sun Life Financial
Baiju Devani, VP of Enterprise Analytics, Aviva
Aly Dhalla, CEO & Co-founder, Finaeo
Jasper Li, Founder, SortSpoke
Monisha Sharma, Director Innovation & Business Development, Manulife

RiskTech and RegTech Panel: A Quantum Leap in Managing Risk & Compliance Using Machine Learning
Moderated by Sue Britton, CEO & Founder, FinTech Growth Syndicate
Dan Adamson, Managing Director, Exiger
Rob Kirwin, CEO, VigilantCS
Jon Kreindler, CEO and Co-founder, Receptiviti
Vish R, Founder & CEO, CogniFrame   

WealthTech Panel: Using Disruptive Technologies to Extract Alpha Value for Clients
Moderated by Ramy Nassar, Director, Retail Innovation Lab, Mattel Inc.
Eric Arnold, CEO, Planswell
Philip Barrar, CEO,
Pauline Shum Nolan, CEO & Co-founder, PW Portfolio Analytics
Adrien DeValois Franklin, CEO Castle Ridge Asset Management   

BankingTech Panel: Making Banking Faster Cheaper Easier & Safer
Moderated by Peggy Van de Plassche, FinTech Innovator, ex-VP Innovations CIBC
Mehdi Merai, CEO & Co-founder, Dataperformers
Syd Millete, Director Innovations, RBC
Corinne Sursur, Managing Director, Business Intelligence, National Bank Financial
Annie Yan, Co-founder, Brainergy AI

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