This is the 4th conference on this topic organized by UNICOM Seminars Ltd. The programme focuses on the application of Sentiment Analysis to the respective models of trading, fund management and risk control. Specialists in the domain present their recent research results, case studies and technology overviews. In particular the topic of Algorithmic Trading is addressed. Special features of this year’s conference are the inclusion of Social Media data (Twitter, blogs, Google Trends, online searches); how trustworthy these are and how they influence market sentiment, sentiment analysis for multiple asset classes.
Session One: Foundations & Technologies of Sentiment Analysis for Finance
Session Two: Sentiment Analysis for Finance: Case Studies & Use Cases
Session Three: Social Media, Micro Blogs, Google Trends
Session Four: Sentiment Analysis for Multiple Asset Classes
Academic and industry thought leaders include:
Tobias Preis (Warwick Business School and Artemis Capital Asset Management GmbH) Stephen Pulman (Oxford University and Theysay Analytics) Bing Liu (University of Illinois) Dan diBartolomeo ( Northfield Information Services and CARISMA) Gautam Mitra (OptiRisk Systems and CARISMA) Robert Kissell (Kissell Research) Elijah DePalma (Thomson Reuters); Marco Dion, (JP Morgan)
Other presenters include: Sevetlana Borokova, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam; James Cantarella, Thomson Reuters; Marco Dion, J. P. Morgan; Peter Hafez, RavenPack; Gary Kazantsev and Sri Priya Ponnapalli, Bloomberg; Abby Levenberg, Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance; Raphael Markellos, Norwich Business School, University of East Anglia; Richard Peterson, MarketPsych, Ilya Gorelik, Deltix.