QuantCon 2018 (http://www.quantcon.com), Quantopian’s fourth annual algorithmic trading and quantitative finance conference, returns to NYC April 26th-28th!
Due to high demand, the Friday, April 27th workshops have sold out so we have added a second day of workshops on Thursday, April 26th! Don't wait until these are sold out as well, get you tickets now at http://www.quantcon.com .
We are happy to offer meetup group members 10% off any ticket level with code NYCMeetup10. Ticket levels include Student, Individual and Corporate.
QuantCon brings community members together with experts from the data science, machine learning, quantitative finance, and programming fields, to learn from and share ideas with each other.
QuantCon 2018 will feature workshops, tutorials, and talks focused on how data science and machine learning can help you improve your trading strategies.
Learn more at http://www.quantcon.com .
April 26th & 27th – Workshop Days
Bundle your conference ticket with a workshop ticket for the full QuantCon experience. Choose between the “Introduction to Algorithmic Trading” workshop or the “Advanced Algorithmic Trading” workshop.
April 28th – Main Conference Day
Listen to new talks from our two great keynotes and other professionals in the field. Dr. Marcos López de Prado, CEO of True Positive Technologies, returns to QuantCon as a keynote again this year due to popular demand, to present "The 7 Reasons Most Machine Learning Funds Fail". Our second keynote is Dr. Lauren H. Cohen, L.E. Simmons Professor at Harvard Business School, who will be presenting "IQ from IP: Simplifying Search in Portfolio Choice". Some other confirmed talks and speakers include:
· "Adaptive Markets and Neuro-finance" by Dr. Kathryn Kaminski, Visiting Scientist, MIT Laboratory for Financial Engineering
· "The Crucial Role of Custom/Alternative Data in Finding Alpha (Using Text-Mined ESG Data as an Example)" by Dr. Stephen Malinak, Chief Data Analytics Officer at TruValue Labs
· "Optimizing Trading Strategies without Overfitting " by Dr. Ernest Chan, Managing member at QTS Capital Management, LLC.
· "Statistical Algorithm Selection: A Data Science Approach to Managing Systematic Trading Strategies Developed by "The Crowd"" by Dr. Jess Stauth, Managing Director of Investment at Quantopian
The agenda is now live so checkout the full lineup at www.quantcon.com.
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