Concurrent Workshop Streams

12:10–13:00

Stream 1: Green Bonds for Investors

Room: Wagram 1

This workshop will provide tools for investors to analyze green bonds. The participants will learn about trends in the green bonds market, the drivers of investor demand, and technical aspects of evaluating green bonds. Speakers: Justine Leigh-Bell, Director of Market … Read More

12:10–13:00

Stream 2: Applications for Machine Learning in the Design of Financial Products

Room: Mac-Mahon

This workshop will demonstrate some best practices for building teams with the skills to incorporate artificial intelligence/machine learning (AI/ML) in the development of financial products. The participants will learn when should AI/ML be deployed in financial services, how should data … Read More

12:10–13:00

Stream 3: Wisdom of the Crowds in Action

Room: Wagram 2

This workshop will provide a chance to participate in a live experiment to understand how to improve our group decisions. The participants will learn how to optimize collective intelligence, how to build consensus when there seem to be unsolvable discrepancies, … Read More

09:55–10:45

Stream 1: You vs. a Pension Fund: Compare Your ESG Solutions

Room: Wagram 1

In this workshop, the participants will create a plan for incorporating environmental, social, and governance (ESG) considerations into the investment process of a pension fund and compare it with the real-life approach the company took. The participants will learn which … Read More

09:55–10:45

Stream 2: Data from AI to Z

Room: Mac-Mahon

This workshop will give background on the technological advances that led to currently available artificial intelligence/machine learning (AI/ML) technologies, and it will demonstrate AI solutions used in the financial industry. The participants will learn about the technical breakthroughs that are … Read More

09:55–10:45

Stream 3: A Different Kind of Stress Test

Room: Wagram 2

The workshop will teach how to identify signs of compromised performance in financial decision making. The participants will learn how to manipulate uncertainty tolerance, how mindset shapes investment strategy, and key strategies for avoiding burnout. Speaker: Mithu Storoni, Physician, Stress … Read More