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Make Data Work
Sept 29–Oct 1, 2015 • New York, NY
Karen Rubin

Karen Rubin
Director of Product Management, Quantopian

@KarenRubin

Karen Rubin has spent the past 10 years building products and managing product development teams. She is currently on the product team at Quantopian, building the world’s first algorithmic trading platform in the cloud. She is currently focused on a new IPython research platform that will allow quants to access curated financial data in an interactive research environment.

Before coming to Quantopian, Karen spent time working on the investing team at Matrix Partners, where she helped evaluate potential investments and supported portfolio companies. She also spent five years on the product team at HubSpot, where she was responsible for building the first version of many of their inbound marketing tools. Prior to HubSpot, she spent five years managing content publishing development projects for clients such as NBC, iVillage.com, TheStreet.com, Stockpickr.com, and GiftCertificates.com.

Sessions

2:55pm–3:35pm Thursday, 10/01/2015
Data-driven Business
Location: 1 E10 / 1 E11 Level: Intermediate
Karen Rubin (Quantopian)
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Karen Rubin has spent the last nine months exploring “What would happen if you invested in women CEOs?" In doing so, she has developed an investment algorithm that invests in the women-led companies of the Fortune 1000. Based on a simulation run from 2002-2014, this algorithm would have outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 200%. In this talk she will share her algorithm and results. Read more.