Fifth Annual CDAR Symposium 2019:
Please join us for our 5th Annual CDAR Symposium on Friday, October 11, 2019, from 8:30 am to 6:30 pm at UC Berkeley’s Memorial Stadium. Our conference will feature new developments in data science, highlighting applications to finance and risk management. The program features Yuan (Alan) Qi from Ant Financial, Pete Kyle from the University of Maryland, Roberto Rigobon from MIT, Jeff Bohn from Swiss Re, Solomon Hsiang from UC Berkeley, and CDAR's co-Director Robert Anderson.
The Consortium for Data Analytics in Risk (CDAR) supports research into innovation in data science and its applications to portfolio management and investment risk. Based in the Economics and Statistics Departments at UC Berkeley, CDAR is in partnership with Stanford, Berkeley Institute for Data Science (BIDS), Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE), Swiss Re based in Switzerland, AXA Rosenberg, and Innovation Centre Denmark (ICDK). CDAR organizes conferences, workshops, and research programs, bringing together academic researchers from the physical and social sciences, and industry researchers from financial management firms and technology development companies large and small.