Put AI to work
June 26-27, 2017: Training
June 27-29, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Nadeem Gulzar

Nadeem Gulzar
Head of Advanced Analytics and Architecture, Danske Bank Group

Nadeem Gulzar is the head of advanced analytics and architecture at Danske Bank Group, a Nordic bank with strong roots in Denmark and a focus on becoming the most trusted financial partner in the Nordics. Nadeem has taken the lead in establishing advanced analytics and big data technologies within Danske. Previously, he worked with Credit and Marketrisk, where he headed a program to build-up capabilities to calculate risk using Monte Carlo simulation methods. Nadeem holds a BS in computer science, mathematics, and psychology and a master’s degree in computer science, both from Copenhagen University.


2:35pm3:15pm Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Verticals and applications
Location: Gramercy East/West Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Financial services, Machine Learning
Ron Bodkin (Google), Nadeem Gulzar (Danske Bank Group)
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Fraud in banking is an arms race with criminals using machine learning to improve their attack effectiveness. Ron Bodkin and Nadeem Gulzar explore how Danske Bank uses deep learning for better fraud detection, covering model effectiveness, TensorFlow versus boosted decision trees, operational considerations in training and deploying models, and lessons learned along the way. Read more.
3:20pm4:00pm Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Location: Table 1
Ron Bodkin (Google), Nadeem Gulzar (Danske Bank Group)
Rona and Nadeem will discuss deep learning, fraud detection, and how Danske Bank fought fraud with artificial intelligence. Read more.