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The official Jupyter Conference
August 22-23, 2017: Training
August 23-25, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Srinivas Kumar Sunkara

Srinivas Kumar Sunkara
Quantitative Financial Researcher, Bloomberg LP

Srinivas Sunkara is a quant on the Quantitative Financial Research team at Bloomberg LP, where he works on developing financial models that apply machine learning techniques to various problems in finance. Srinivas is one of the main developers of bqplot, a Jupyter Notebook–based interactive plotting library, and contributes to other open source projects, including ipywidgets and traitlets.


5:00pm–5:40pm Thursday, August 24, 2017
Usage and application
Location: Nassau Level: Intermediate
Srinivas Kumar Sunkara (Bloomberg LP), Cheryl Quah (Bloomberg LP)
Strong partnerships between the open source community and industry have driven many recent developments in Jupyter. Srinivas Sunkara and Cheryl Quah discuss the results of some of these collaborations, including JupyterLab, bqplot, and enhancements to ipywidgets that greatly enrich Jupyter as an environment for data science and quantitative financial research. Read more.