Speakers List

The following speakers have confirmed their participation in the event (displayed in alphabetical order).

Name Department Employer
Irene Aldrige ABLE Alpha Trading, LTD
Robert Almgren Courant Institute NYU
Jozef Barunik Macroeconomics and Econometrics Charles U. and Acad. of Sciences, Czech Rep.
Maria Pia Beccar Varela Dept. of Mathematical Sciences University of Texas at El Paso
Peter Carr* Global Head of Market Modeling Morgan Stanley
Alain Chaboud* Division of International Finance Federal Reserve Board, Washington DC
Goong Chen Mathematics Texas A&M
Sakda Chaiworawitkul Global Commodities Linear Quantitative Research J.P. Morgan
Andrea Collevecchio Economy Universita di Venezia
Rama Cont* IE&OR and CNRS Columbia University and Paris VI, VII
Germán Creamer Financial Engineering Stevens Institute of Technology
Vladimir Filimonov D. of Manag. Tech. and Econ. ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Cheng Gao Business School Rutgers University
Dennis Goett Global Business Manager Thomson Reuters
Olympia Hadjiliadis Mathematics CUNY
Takaki Hayashi Business School Keio University, Japan
Andrei Kirilenko* Chief Economist U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Petter Kolm Courant Institute NYU
Erozan Kurtas Senior Specialized Examiner SEC
Alina Ivanova Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics Novosibirsk, Russia
Ruihua Liu Mathematical Sciences Dayton University
Costis Maglaras Graduate School of Business Columbia University
Rosario Mantegna* Dipartimento di Fisica Universita di Palermo
Bruce Mizrach Business School Rutgers University
Ciamac Moallemi Graduate School of Business Columbia University
Giray Okten Mathematics Florida State University
Scott O'Malia* Commisioner U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Tobias Preis Econophysics ETH Zurich and Boston University
Hasanjan Sayit Mathematical Sciences Worcester Polytechnical Institute
Indranil Sengupta Mathematical Sciences University of Texas at El Paso
Alexander Shklyarevsky Global Markets Risk Management Bank of America
Anatoly Schmidt Business Development & Research ICAP Electronic Broking, LLC
Natalia Sizova Department of Economics Rice University
Yuriy Shkolnikov Quantitative Research  Numericx LLC
Sasha Stoikov ORIE Cornell University
Terry Stratoudakis Fast Systems Specialist Wall Street FPGA, LLC
Brian Tivnan Complex systems Center The MITRE Corp. and U. of Vermont
Ciprian Tudor Statistics and Stochastic Processes Universite de Lille 1
K.K. Thampi Kumaran Dept. of Mathematics & Statistics Mahatma Gandhi University, India
Axel Vischer Executive Office, International Securities Exchange  Eurex 
Alexey Zemnitskiy CEO Snowfall Systems
Nan Zhou Quantitative Research J.P. Morgan
Hao Yu Dept. of Stat and Actuarial Sc. Univ. of Western Ontario, Ca

* denotes a keynote speaker

Student speakers

Name Department Institution
Pavel Bezdek Department of Mathematical Sciences University of Texas at El Paso
Francis Biney Department of Mathematical Sciences University of Texas at El Paso
Dragos Bozdog Dept. of Mathematical Sciences and FE program Stevens Institute of Technology
Rebecca Davis Department of Mathematical Sciences University of Texas at El Paso
Bahar Ghezelayagh Dept of  Economics University of East Anglia, UK
Geng Jiang Dept of Mathematics Florida State University
Yuta Koike Graduate School of Mathematical Sciences University of Tokio, Japan
Thomas Lonon Department of Mathematical Sciences Stevens Institute of Technology
Ludovic Tangpi Mathematics Institute Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany