Quantitative Finance & Data in practice by WorldQuant and a real-world Data Case

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It’s June and…
…you like Quantitative Finance and Data?
…you have interest in cryptocurrencies and data?
…you looking for a good data science discussion?
…or you would like to meet cool data geeks?
 
If you have answered with “Yes” to one of the questions you shouldn’t miss the opportunity to enjoy the presentations which we are having for you and learn something new while you meet new people.
 
Agenda
  • Team UNWE, one of the finalists from #AcademiaDatathon will present their solution of the #cryptocurrency data case.
 
  • Presentation on the topic of “Quantitative Finance & Data” by Jeffrey Scott from WorldQuant.
  • Hedge Funds and Quants
  • Who We Are, What We Do
  • Alpha Factory
  • Data in Quantitative Finance
  • WorldQuant Virtual Research Center
  • Research Consultant Program
  • WebSim
  • Q & A / Discussion
More info:
Jeffrey Scott is the Deputy General Manager of WorldQuant’s Virtual Research Center and is responsible for recruiting and motivating top talent on a global basis. Recognizing that talent is global but the opportunity is not, WorldQuant currently has over 700 part-time Research Consultants across ten countries that work remotely developing alphas on the company’s web-based simulation platform.

Jeffrey is also responsible for global partner development within both academia and industry, and he oversees the creation and delivery of an online training program for participants in the WorldQuant Challenge.

With a background in computer science, Jeffrey has held various sales and management positions with leading tech firms and is a popular speaker on various subjects including leadership, technology adoption and personal development. Jeffrey resides in CT and is a published author and the father of nine children.

 
We are expecting you on 14th of June at 19.00 at Puzl Coworking! : )
Address: bulevard “Cherni vrah” 47, 1407 Promishlena zona Hladilnika, Sofia
 
This event wouldn’t be possible without our friends from WorldQuant, Receipt Bank, ADataPro and Telelink
 
There is no fee for the tickets but the registration is mandatory.
If you register and come to the lecture you will have the chance to win a ticket for the International Business Conference “Science and Business for smart future”. It will happen on 22-23 June at Varna Free University, Bulgaria.
For more information: http://events.vfu.bg/smartconf_2018/
 

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