The DSF-R (International Conference of Data Science in Finance with R) is the annual conference hosted by the Academy of Data Science in Finance in cooperation with WU Vienna. The conference aims to bring academics and finance professionals together to discuss all applications of contemporary Data Science approaches to the area of Finance. These topics include Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Sentiment Analysis and Prescriptive Analytics.
This conference has been created to demystify the buzz around Artificial Intelligence (AI) and to focus on reality instead of hype. The collaboration of academic practicioners and practical academics will show how everyone in the Finance Industry can benefit from the unprecedented progress in Data Science technologies.
September 18th, starting at 18:30 Welcome Reception WU Vienna Campus, Library Café
September 19th, 8:30-9:10 Registration & Welcome Address by our President
September 19th, 9:10-10:30 Quantitative Asset Management and Machine Learning I
September 19th, 10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
September 19th, 11:00-12:30 Time Series Analysis
September 19th, 12:30-13:30 Lunch
September 19th, 13:30-14:30 Blockchain & Cryptoeconomics
September 19th, 14:30-15:00 Coffee Break
September 19th, 15:00-17:00 Quantitative Asset Management and Machine Learning II
September 19th, starting at 19:00 Conference Dinner @ Heurigen Wieninger, 1210 Vienna
There is a very special transport from WU to the Dinner available!
September 20, 9:00-10:30 Quantitative Asset Management and Optimization
September 20, 10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
September 20, 11:00-12:30 Quantitative Risk Management & FinTech
September 20, 12:30-13:30 Lunch
September 20, 13:30-14:30 Technical Advances in Data Science
September 20, 14:30-15:00 Coffee Break
September 20, 15:00-16:30 Machine Learning in Finance - Applications
September 20, starting after the last talk Farewell Beer & Closing Remarks
Talks by industry experts and academics focus on Finance related applications of Data Science. The whole spectrum of possible applications will be covered.
WHAT can be done!
Technical talks provide in-depth discussion on new and cutting edge technologies, including all contemporary AI for Finance methods like Deep Learning and Sentiment Analysis.
HOW it can be done!
The conference will be accompanied by networking events in the beautiful city of Vienna. Be sure to be able to spend the weekend after the conference in Vienna too!
DSF-R 2019 is dedicated to providing a harassment-free conference experience for everyone regardless of gender, sexual orientation, disability or any feature that distinguishes human beings. For more information, please see the R Foundation Code of Conduct which we adhere to at DSF-R 19.
The conference will take place at the new campus of the WU Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU Vienna).