International Cooperation

5th European COST Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Industry and Finance

18.8.2020, 84 visits


We would like to invite you to our "5th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Industry and Finance".


  • When: September 3rd , 12:30 - 17:30 CEST
  • Where: Zoom (Please register here)
  • Who: 19 distinguished speakers from academia and industry
  • Keynote: Martin Ulbrich, European Commission


Thematic sessions:

  • Artificial Intelligence in Industry
  • Artificial Intelligence in Finance
  • Regulatory Technology in Finance
  • Ethical Questions in Artificial Intelligence


Selected Speakers:


  • Prof. Dr. Monica Billio, Università Ca' Foscari Venezia
    Bayesian Dynamic Tensor Regression for multilayer financial networks
  • Dr. Paul Bilokon, The Thalesians, Toby Weston, Imperial College
    Optimal Execution using Reinforcement Learning
  • Prof. Dr. Igor Halperin, Fidelity Investments, Inverse Reinforcement Learning: applications in Finance
  • Prof. Dr. Petter Kolm, New York University, Courant Institute
    Hedging an Options Book with Reinforcement Learning
  • Dr. Kay Pilz, Kinetic Minds
    Machine Learning for Data Generation and Hedging in Finance


  • Jens Frühling, Accenture
    Bot and claims handling automation + automated damage assessment with AI
  • Prof. Dr. Helmut Hauser, University of Bristol
  • Evelyn Menzel, Mindfire AG
    On the quest for human level AI through virtual reality
  • Prof. Dr. Thrishantha Nanayakkara, Imperial College
  • Dr. Liudmila Zavolokina, Ergon Informatik/Universität Zürich
    Blockchain for business


Prof. Dr. Christoph Heitz, ZHAW; Francis Gross, European Central Bank; Angus Moir, Bank of England; Prof. Tim Weingärtner, HSLU; Dr. Michael Stuart, Université de Genève


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