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This is a group for anyone interested in quantitative analysis, data science, big data and optimization. We take a practitioner's approach to education and plan to host workshops to discuss trends, best practices and case studies in analytics. You can sign up to our mailing list at http://eepurl.com/b6yTxH

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Online Master Class in Data Science, Forecasting, Optimization and AI

When: February 06th 8.30 – 4.30pm Where: Onsite in Boston and Streaming online Register here: https://qumasterclass.splashthat.com/ Special: Early bird pricing ends soon! As a supporter of QU, please use code FriendOfQU to receive 10% discount Regular/VIP tickets Summary: The masterclass for financial professionals. Innovations in technology has revolutionized financial services to an extent that large financial institutions like Goldman Sachs are claiming to be technology companies! It is no secret that technological innovations like Data science and AI are changing fundamentally how financial products are created, tested and delivered. While it is exciting to learn about technologies themselves, there is very little guidance available to companies and financial professionals should retool and gear themselves towards the upcoming revolution. In this master class, we will discuss key innovations in Data Science and AI and connect applications of these novel fields in forecasting and optimization. Through case studies and examples, we will demonstrate why now is the time you should invest to learn about the topics that will reshape the financial services industry of the future! Topics for the Masterclass: - Learning Data science in 10 steps - Advances in Forecasting - Frontier topics in Optimization - AI and Machine Learning in Finance. Case studies and examples using Pyomo, Google OR Tools, Python, Keras, TensorFlow will be illustrated on the QuSandbox. Participants of the Master class will have priority admissions to the full Certificate program to be launched in February 2019. Program Leads: Sri Krishnamurthy, CFA Chief Data Scientist Sri leads the Data Science and Machine Learning practice at QuantUniversity. Sri has worked at Citigroup, MathWorks etc. and teaches graduate courses in Machine Learning and AI at Northeastern University. Sri earned an MS in Computer Systems Engineering and another MS in Computer Science, both from Northeastern University and an MBA from Babson College. Gustavo Vicentini, PhD Econometrics Programs Lead Gustavo leads Econometrics and Forecasting programs at QuantUniversity. Gustavo worked several years as an economist at Analysis Group and currently serves as an associate teaching professor in the Department of Economics at Northeastern University. Gustavo received a PhD in economics from Boston University. Anish Shah, CFA Optimization Programs Lead Anish leads Optimization workshops at QuantUniversity. Anish has worked as an investment quant at the alternative data hedge fund Cargometrics, Northfield, and ITG. He holds an MS in Applied Math from Brown University and an MS in Operations Research from the University of California, Berkeley. About QuantUniversity: QuantUniversity (www.quantuniversity.com) is a quantitative analytics and machine learning advisory based in Boston, Massachusetts. QuantUniversity runs various data analytics workshops in Boston, New York, Chicago, and online. The company offers an Analytics Certificate Program and is launching the Frontier topics in Finance Certificate program in 2018. Contact us at [masked]

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