Asset Management and Big Data: New Performance Drivers

Big Data is one of the main IT-related challenges of the current decade. It brings with it exciting new developments in numerous sectors, including asset management. To better understand this shift, the challenges it brings and the opportunities it reveals, SESAMm is cordially inviting clients and partners to its first event on “Asset Management and Big Data”.

The entire conference will be held in English and will take place on 15 September 2016 at the premises of BGL BNP Paribas in Luxembourg.


–  Erick Brethenoux, IBM WATSON – The implications of artificial intelligence on financial services

–  Angela Sutan, Research Director at the Laboratory for Experimentation in Social Sciences and Consumer Behaviour – Why should behavioral finance know everything about systematic errors?

– Karin Schintgen, BGL BNP Paribas  – Asset Management and FinTech: new actors, new frontiers

–  Emmanuelle Ragot, WILDGEN Partners in Law – The notion of intellectual property in asset management

–  Sylvain FORTE, SESAMm – Can analyzing feelings using Big Data help to predict trends in financial markets?


Organizer of Asset Management and Big Data: New Performance Drivers, SESAMm is an innovative FinTech startup. Their team develops stock market forecasting tools based on social media and other textual data sources for banks and hedge funds. SESAMm provides innovative analytics based on Big Data, machine learning, natural language processing and quantitative analysis for clients to create new trading strategies.


WHERE: Banque BGL BNP Paribas (Agence Kirchberg Siège social) – 10 Rue Edward Steichen, 2540 Luxembourg, Luxembourg

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