STAC Summit, 16 Oct 2018, Chicago

STAC Summits

STAC Summits bring together industry leaders in architecture, app dev, infrastructure
engineering, and operational intelligence to discuss important technical challenges in
the finance industry. Come to hear leading ideas and exchange views with your peers.

WHEN
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
STAC Exchange (exhibits) opens at 9:00am
Meeting starts at 9:30am
Networking Lunch at ~12:00pm
Conference concludes ~4:00pm
Reception immediately following.

WHERE
Illinois Institute of Technology Auditorium
565 West Adams Street, Chicago


 

STAC Summits bring together industry leaders to discuss the latest business issues and technical trends affecting:

  • architecture
  • app development and optimization
  • infrastructure engineering
  • operational intelligence.

Topics tend to cluster in three areas:

  • Quant technology. Architectures for big data and big compute workloads such as tick analytics, strategy research & backtesting, alt data processing, NLP, market and credit risk, portfolio optimization, fraud detection, and compliance.
  • Low-latency infrastructure. Architectures for fast decision making and trade execution, primarily in automated trading. Networks, FPGA, servers, software, and other technologies for market data, trading and matching algorithms, execution, and trade-time risk.
  • Command and control. Monitoring of trade flows, control of algorithms, and orchestration and management of on-prem and cloud-based infrastructure.

Come to hear leading ideas and exchange views with your peers. If you have ideas for the agenda, please contact us.

About STAC Events & Meetings

STAC meetings bring together industry leaders to focus on challenging areas of financial technology. They range from large in-person gatherings (STAC Summits) to webinars and working group teleconferences. 

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