LFIS & QMI host their 2nd Hackathon, this time in partnership with French fintech SESAMm
The Hackathon will be held on February 28 and 29, 2020 on the theme of artificial intelligence and machine learning for asset management.
The event will be held the university Paris Dauphine and will gather students from leading French universities. Teams will tackle a specific challenge (to be revealed in real time) on the theme of applying artificial intelligence and machine learning approaches to an asset management problem. The winner will receive a 2,000€ cash prize. The event is free but space is limited and you must register (and be approved) to participate.
The Hackathon is part of a multi-year research partnership between LFIS & QMI focused on bringing quantitative research to life in an asset management setting. It is the 2nd such event that LFIS & QMI have hosted. LFIS is likewise engaged in a long-standing collaboration with Paris-based fintech SESAMm, looking at using machine learning models and big data approaches to improve investment processes.
For more information on the Hackathon, click here.
For more information on the LFIS & QMI research partnership, click here.