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June 26-27, 2017: Training
June 27-29, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Aida Mehonic

Aida Mehonic
Programme Manager for AI, The Alan Turing Institute

Website | @amehonic

Dr Aida Mehonic is a Programme Manager for AI at The Alan Turing Institute. Previously, she was a Principal at ASI Data Science where she has led the delivery of data science projects for investment funds, multinationals, government and NGOs.

She holds a PhD in Theoretical Physics. Her research into the physics of tumour formation was published in Nature and she won a Bronze Medal at the International Physics Olympiad. After her PhD, she worked in quantitative roles in financial markets, most recently as a Quant Strategist at J.P. Morgan Investment Bank covering credit markets in the No.1 ranked research team in Europe according to Institutional Investor.

She’s a regular speaker at conferences and round tables, including O’Reilly’s A.I. Conference, Strata Data, Newsweek’s AI in Capital Markets, Battle of the Quants and others.


11:55am12:35pm Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Verticals and applications
Location: Gramercy East/West Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Financial services
Aida Mehonic (The Alan Turing Institute)
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Deploying AI across business functions brings benefits that range from the prosaic to game changers, which in turn also depend on the overall digital and data maturity of the organization. Aida Mehonic shares a case study of an investment firm undergoing an AI transformation across several business units, including trading, reporting, and marketing. Read more.
1:45pm2:25pm Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Location: Gramercy East/West
Greg Phalin (McKinsey & Company), Chetan Dube (IPsoft), Doug Kim (Cogito), Aida Mehonic (The Alan Turing Institute)
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AI is changing every area of the financial industry, but the promise of improved performance is accompanied by looming challenges. Greg Phalin leads a panel discussion with Chetan Dube, Doug Kim, and Aida Mehonic on the future of the AI industry, the applicability of AI to use cases in financial services, and the headwinds that could slow adoption of AI at scale. Read more.