Big Data, Machine Learning and AI for Financial Markets

Course Outline

Devising and executing on a winning data strategy is as much about the data initiatives your business can support as the technology which would enable them. This workshop introduces participants to the Big Data Canvas, a methodology for ensuring that data strategies remain feasible while pursuing the most valuable outcomes.

Course Background

With the promises of Big Data and AI, human intelligence and expertise have remained essential to creating value from data. Early big data initiatives often failed because they didn’t define their critical success factors in the context of their existing business. Which of your current successes would be further enhanced with data? Can data be sourced across business functions? Do you have the right talents in-house? Are the right outcomes being measured?

Benefits of Attending

Upon completion of this two-day course, you will be able to:

  • Recognise the dynamics of big data, analytics and data science in various applications
  • Identify the Critical Success Factors for an organisation’s Big Data strategy
  • Shape your organisation’s big data strategy by leveraging data science best practices
  • Articulate your business requirements to data professionals

Who Should Attend?

  • Directors, Strategists, Managers and Analysts, covering line and project roles
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Commercial, Legal, Compliance and Procurement Teams
  • Consultants (including independent) who want to learn more about this space
  • Regulators
  • Policy Makers
  • Governmental Bodies
  • Academics
  • NGO, Charity and Humanitarian Organisations
Haydn has over 20 years’ commercial, operational and transformation experience working for retail and investment banks (UBS/Deutsche Bank), a central bank (the Bank of England), a regulator, (the Financial Services Authority), a global management consultancy firm (A. T. Kearney) and a Japanese technology company (Fujitsu). He brings depth in terms of operational knowledge, and breadth...
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Payment Methods: Kindly note that payment is required no later than 14 days from invoice date. In the event of nonpayment, Masterclass Events reserves the right to cancel the booking and the full amount under disagreement will be due and payable.

Confirmation Details: Upon reception of your booking, we will e-mail each registered person our delegate confirmation pack. This pack will include venue information with a map and specific event details. If you have not received confirmation within one week of booking, kindly contact us on 012 654 8615 for assistance. Delegate fees include all workshop materials, lunch and refreshments for each day. Please note that hotel accommodation and travel are not included in the price. We can offer travel and hotel booking assistance if required. If you require any travel assistance please contact us.

Cancellation and Transfer Policy: Delegates unable to attend the event may send a substitute delegate in their place. Please send written details of substitution. Written cancellations must be received more than 10 working days prior to the date of the event and will be liable for 50% of the event fee. Failure to cancel, or cancellations received 10 working days or less prior to the event date, will result in liability for the full event fee. Masterclass Events reserves the right to alter the program and speaker details without notice.

R 13 495.00 (VAT Excl) per delegate

Group Discounts
3+ delegates: 10% group discount
5+ delegates: 15% group discount

Bookings are confirmed upon receipt of signed registration form. All prices are exclusive of 15% VAT.

There is a R605 per day surcharge for Kosher & Halaal Meals.

Payment Methods:
Kindly note that payment is required no later than 14 days from invoice date. In the event of nonpayment, Masterclass Events reserves the right to cancel the booking and the full amount under disagreement will be due and payable.

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