Advancing the Field of Quantitative Finance
formerly the IAFE

Event: Global Derivatives, Trading & Risk Management USA 2012
Date: November 13 - 16, 2012
Location:
Trump International Hotel & Tower

Chicago, IL

 

The International Association of Financial Engineers is pleased to endorse

Global Derivatives, Trading &

Risk Management USA 2012

 

High Frequency Trading Summit: November 13, 2012

Main Conference: November 14-15, 2012

In-Depth Technical Workshops: November 16, 2012   

 

 

Global Derivatives USA 2012 is the only conference to cover the modelling, hedging and trading of derivatives across all asset classes in four days under one roof.

 

At the event you will learn cutting-edge modelling techniques, effective trading strategies and practical techniques to improve your risk management, increase your computational efficiency and meet the challenges of new regulatory changes.

Don’t Miss Your Opportunity To Learn From & Meet 80 Exceptional Speakers Including:

LEADING ECONOMIST


  • David Kelly, Managing Director, Chief Global Strategist, J.P. MORGAN FUNDS

 

WORLD-RENOWNED QUANTS

  • Peter Carr, Managing Director, MORGAN STANLEY
  • Bruno Dupire, Head Of Quantitative Research,BLOOMBERG
  • Jesper Andreasen, Global Head Of Quantitative Research, DANSKE BANK

KEY BUY SIDE FIRMS

  • Bleron Baraliu, Managing Director, STATE STREET
  • Christopher Cole, Managing Partner,ARTEMIS CAPITAL MANAGEMENT
  • Bjorn Flesaker, Managing Director, Head Of Quantitative Research, PRUDENTIAL FIXED INCOME

SENIOR ACADEMICS

  • Robert E. Whaley, Valere Blair Potter Professor Of Management, OWEN GRADUATE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT, VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY
  • Dilip Madan, Professor Of Finance, UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND
  • Paul Glasserman, Jack R. Anderson Prof. Of Business, COLUMBIA BUSINESS SCHOOL
  • Roger Lee, Associate Professor, Department Of Mathematics, UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO

CUTTING-EDGE HIGH FREQUENCY TRADERS

  • Robert Almgren, Co-Founder, QUANTITATIVE BROKERS
  • Eran Fishler, Director Of Algorithmic Trading, PRAGMA SECURITIES

LEADING REGULATORS

  • Craig Lewis, Chief Economist & Director Of The Risk, Strategy & Financial Innovation Division, SECURITIES & EXCHANGE COMMISSION
  • Edward Dasso III, Vice President, Market Regulation, NATIONAL FUTURES ASSOCIATION

CHICAGO PROP SHOPS

  • Anlong Li, Partner, Director Of Financial Engineering, SPOT TRADING LLC
  • Alexandre St-Jacques Burke, Senior Trader, INFINIUM CAPITAL MANAGEMENT

DERIVATIVES TRADERS & STRATEGISTS

  • Niaz Haider, Director, Head Exotic Hybrid & Fund Derivatives Trading, CITIGROUP
  • Maneesh Deshpande, MD, Head Of Equity Derivatives Strategy Research, BARCLAYS CAPITAL
  • Euan Sinclair, Trader, BLUEFIN TRADING

LEADING BANK CHIEF RISK OFFICER

  • Gary Mandelblatt, MD, Chief Risk Officer,NOMURA HOLDING AMERICA INC.

AUTHOR & NEUROSCIENTIST

  • John Coates, Senior Research Fellow In Neuroscience & Finance,JUDGE BUSINESS SCHOOL, UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE

 See the latest agenda and complete speaker list

 

 

 

With over 150 attendees already confirmed, Global Derivatives USA 2012 is your chance to join senior quants, risk managers and traders from banks, brokerages, energy companies, exchanges, hedge funds, insurance companies, pension funds and prop trading firms from around the world.