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Make Data Work
September 25–26, 2017: Training
September 26–28, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Bradford Cross

Bradford Cross
Partner, DCVC


Bradford Cross is a founding partner at DCVC, a leading machine learning and big data venture capital fund. Previously, Bradford founded Prismatic, which used machine learning for personalized content ranking and natural language processing for topic classification, and FlightCaster, which used machine learning to predict the real-time state of the global air traffic network using FAA, carrier, and weather data. A hedge fund investor and a venture investor, Bradford started his career working on statistical value and momentum strategies at O’Higgins Asset Management and was a founding partner of Data Collective. He was also a systems engineer and worked on distributed systems at Google. Bradford studied computer engineering and finance at Virginia Tech and mathematics at Berkeley.


9:05am9:30am Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Strata Business Summit
Location: 1E 07/08
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 2 ratings)
Bradford Cross offers an overview of machine learning applications in the financial services sector across banking, insurance, investments, real estate, and consumer financial services and contrasts these approaches with traditional quant finance. Read more.
1:15pm1:55pm Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Chris Neumann (500 Startups), Carla Holtze (Parrable), Bradford Cross (DCVC), Kyle Wild (Keen IO), Tasso Argyros (‎ActionIQ)
This panel brings together partners from some of the world’s leading startup accelerators and founders of up-and-coming enterprise data startups to discuss how we can help create the next generation of successful enterprise data companies. Read more.