Events for CloudQuant and the Quantitative Trading Community

Tradeshows, meetups, webinars, and other events of interest to quantitative researchers, traders, data scientists, algo developers, and technologists in the trading community.


CloudQuant AI

WealthTech Conference, June 28, 2018 in Chicago


The world of wealth management is undergoing a profound transformation.

The emergence of technologies in new fields such as artificial intelligence, big data & predictive analytics, and blockchain are changing the investment landscape forever. At ‘WealthTech 2018′ you will hear from experts at leading financial firms discuss disruptive technologies which are making the biggest impact on the wealth management industry and beyond. Business Insider Intelligence forecasts that robo-advisors (investment products which include any type of automation) will manage close to $1T by 2020 and $4.6T by 2022.
  • Over the past 14 months, blockchain and related startups have raised $4.5B via ICOs versus $1.3B in traditional venture financing worldwide.
  • Global WealthTech funding is on track to surpass 2017’s record of $2.5B with over $2B already invested in the 1st quarter of 2018.
Attendees will walk away with key insights including:
  • How cutting-edge technologies can empower financial advisors to provide advice that used to be available only to the ultra-wealthy
  • How robo-advising and artificial intelligence can significantly improve investment results
  • How cryptocurrencies and ICOs may provide an alternative option for both investing and raising capital Join CloudQuant’s CEO for a discussion on Using AI in Trading and Investing.
Artificial Intelligence in Trading and Investing

AI in Trading and Investing

CloudQuant AI

FinTank Event: April 19th, 2018

FinTank Event – April 19th, 2018. The Application of AI to Trading & Investing. Join a distinguished panel of experts explain how artificial intelligence (AI) is transforming the trading and investing landscape.
Morgan Slade to Speak at RavenPack in London April 24, 2018

The RavenPack Big Data & Machine Learning Revolution Comes to London

April 24, 2018, Top finance professionals who will share their latest research and experience with Ravenpack big data and machine learning in London.
New York

Meet The Niche Manager – Quantitative Managers. January 26, 2018


Peltz International seminar Meet the Niche Manager on January 26, 2018

CloudQuant will be participating in the Peltz International seminar Meet the Niche Manager on January 26, 2018 in New York. Investors will have an opportunity to meet managers they may not be familiar with. Investors will have an opportunity to see the manager in action, thinking on his feet, discuss critical issues relative to the specific strategy. “Niche’ is defined as an alternative investment strategy that is not used by many managers. It may relate to the methodology used and/or the markets traded. In many cases, the correlation to traditional investments will be low. 8:15-8:30     Registration 8:30-9:45     Panel discussion, critical issues relating to the strategy 9:45-10:25    Individual strategy highlights 10:25-11:00  Informal networking   Pre-registration is required. To register, call 212 689 0180 or E:  
chicago cityscape and sears tower

STAC MidWinter Conference January 10-11, 2018

CloudQuant will be participating in the STAC MidWinter Conference on January 10-11 2018. Our CEO, Morgan Slade, will be a panelist on the Artificial Intelligence panel discussion.
Newsweek AI Data Science for Capital Markets

Newsweek Event: Artificial Intelligence and Data Science (December 5th to 7th, 2017)

CloudQuant will be participating in the Newsweek conference on Artificial Intelligence and Data Science for the Capital Markets Industry on December 5th to December 7th, 2017 in New York.
Quantamental alternative data

The Rise of Quants in Trading and Financial Markets

Cloud computing and access to industrial grade investment and data science tools are changing the playing field for quantitative trading firms. CloudQuant’s CEO Morgan Slade participated in a panel at Stocktoberfest West in October 2017. This has raised the discussion of quantamental investment and data science techniques. This is the merger of technology, investment management, and data science.
John "Morgan" Slade

Open Source Meets Quant Trading – Futures Industry Association

Recording of October 17-19, 2017 Future Industry Associations EXPO panel discussion on Open Source Meets Quant Trading.
World Market Access

Futures Radio Show from FIA Expo 2017

An interview by Anthony Crudele of Futures Radio Show discussing the success of the Trading Strategy Incubator, crowd researching, and algorithmic trading.
Morgan Slade, Python Data Scientist and Trader

Quant Trading and Superpowers: Morgan Slade speaks on Opportunity

“You have a chance to try and change an industry” said Slade, CEO of CloudQuant at the MarketsWiki Education’s World of Opportunity event in New York.