You are here

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Finance Services Workshop 2018

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, N.Y.


During this one-day workshop, hosted by the Center for Financial Studies (CFS), academic and industry experts will discuss artificial intelligence and machine learning in the financial services industry. 

The day will include presentations and panel discussions on several broad themes. Attendees will receive a variety of perspectives and insights on using sophisticated data science skills to address several important challenges facing the finance industry.


Event Details


Reinert Speaker:

Dr. Kathryn Guarini
Vice President, Research Strategy, IBM

Plenary Speakers:

Dr. Akhtar Siddique
Deputy Director, Enterprise Risk and Analysis Division
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

Dr. Marco Enriquez
Securities and Exchange Commission
Washington, D.C.

Professor Agostino Capponi
Assistant Professor, Industrial Engineering and Operations Research
Columbia University

Professor Murray Frank
Professor of Finance
University of Minnesota

Dr. Paul Goldsmith-Pinkham
Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

AI, Computer Vision, and Deep Learning Session Speakers

Professor John Christian
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Professor Richard Radke
Professor, Dept. of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Professor Qiang Ji
Professor, Dept. of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Industry Panel Speakers:

Dr. Kumar Bhaskaran
Program Director, IBM Industry Research, NY

Anna Sofia Kircher
Data Scientist, Lendable Marketplace, NY

James Savage
Head of Data Science, Lendable, NY

Dr. Amanda Stent
NLP Researcher, Bloomberg, NY

Venue and Directions

Center for Biotechnology and Interdisciplinary Studies, Howard Isermann ’42 Auditorium
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy Campus

1623 15th St, Troy, N.Y. 12180

Get Directions Here


Time Date
9:00 May 3
10:00 May 2