Event Details

Safeguard Scientifics to Participate on a Panel at DataDisrupt 2018

from May 22, 2018 to May 24, 2018 08:00 AM EST
New York, NY


  • Martina F. Aufiero, Managing Director, Safeguard Scientifics

Data analytics is impacting every industry, and every business is becoming more quantitative / data driven. The financial services sector in particular has always been driven by data, and has captured among the most data of any industry area. The sector will continue to be impacted by innovators leveraging large data stores, utilizing new technologies and developing new business models.

DataDisrupt is the premier event focused on the impact of large scale data sets, new data sources, innovative analytic techniques, the latest technologies and the most creative entrepreneurs on the financial services sector. The conference will highlight many of the world's leading data analytics companies, and will congregate the ecosystem converging around them.

Key lines of business to be addressed include consumer finance, commercial finance, capital markets and investment management. DataDisrupt 2018 will also explore the impact of alternative data on the lending and investing markets. Horizontal functions will also be addressed, including customer acquisition, price optimization, credit underwriting / monitoring, fraud prevention, regulatory compliance, investment analysis and portfolio monitoring. Technologies impacting these lines of business and functions, including artificial intelligence, will be discussed by the innovators commercializing them.

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