Webinar

Generate Rapid Business Impact with Alternative Data

with Norman Niemer

November 19th, 2020 11:30AM - 12:30 PM EST

Moderator

  • Marta Lopata

    Chief Growth Officer
    @Thinknum Alternative Data

Speaker

  • Norman Niemer

    Chief Data Scientist
    @UBS Asset Management's Quant & Data Science Team

Join us as guest speaker Norman Niemer explains how to build alternative data solutions that deliver business impact with little resources. Norman will discuss how to apply lean startup methodology to data science, so you can rapidly prototype and iterate towards impactful solutions and insights.

This webinar is part of a series of global volatility virtual events featuring thought leaders in finance, business intelligence and data. It is brought to you by Thinknum Alternative Data in partnership with Slack's External Data Community channel and the Alternative Data Community Forum.

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Moderator

  • Marta Lopata

    Chief Growth Officer
    @Thinknum Alternative Data

    Marta Lopata

    Chief Growth Officer @Thinknum Alternative Data

    Marta V. Lopata is the Chief Growth Officer at Thinknum Alternative Data and Kgbase - no-code knowledge graph tool. In 2019, Marta has founded External Data Conference - the world’s first annual conference bringing together leading minds in finance, business, media, government and sustainability to discuss the real-world applications for alternative data.

    Marta is also a co-Founder of Thinknum's media outlet which attracted millions readers with its alternative-data focused market insights about leading public and private companies.

    Marta is frequently quoted in the Business Insider, Institutional Investor, TechCrunch and other business publications; and is often a featured panelist at major market-related conferences.

    Marta speaks 4 languages (Chinese, French, Polish and English) and before immigrating to the US, she led product & growth teams in digital fabrication and sustainable materials in China and France.

Speaker

  • Norman Niemer

    Chief Data Scientist
    @UBS Asset Management's Quant & Data Science Team

    Norman Niemer

    Chief Data Scientist @UBS Asset Management's Quant & Data Science Team

    Norman Niemer is the Chief Data Scientist within UBS Asset Management's Quant & Data Science (QED) team, where he delivers data-driven investment insights. He is also responsible for both the business as well as technical aspects of multiple innovation projects that augment human decision makers with machine intelligence.

    Outside of investment management, he builds open source libraries that accelerate data science and has led teams that built AI-based products that won several high profile hackathons. He holds a MS in Financial Engineering from Columbia University and a BS in Banking and Finance from Cass Business School (London).

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