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Conference Recap: YBlockchain? for Business and Society

By: Diana Barrero Zalles February 24, 2020
Diana

The Yale ICF will host the third iteration of the YBlockchian? conference series, which has been a pleasure to organize and moderate so far.  These discussions have brought fascinating speakers to the Yale campus to talk about blockchain, applications that make sense, and implications on several...

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Student Founder Profile: Yang Zhang '19, Co-Founder & Chairperson of ZXBio

February 22, 2019

Yang Zhang’19 is a Co-founder and the Chairperson of ZXBio. It was 2014, one of my closest friends in China was suffering from non-Hodgkin’s B cell lymphoma and he asked me about the best treatment option. I mentioned Rituximab to him and helped him consult with a physician...

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An Entrepreneurial Way to Collect Art Market Data

By: Electra Ferriello November 29, 2018
Magnus Resch

Magnus Resch, art market expert and entrepreneur, gave a lunch talk sponsored by the ICF, to students in the Entrepreneurship and Arts & Culture Clubs at Yale SOM.  Magnus first gave a brief overview of his education and working history and what inspired him to become an entrepreneur and...

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Conference Recap: The Rise of Machine Learning in Asset Management

By: Electra Ferriello October 25, 2018
Machine Learning

The Rise of Machine Learning in Asset Management Conference drew nearly 300 academics, students, and practitioners to the Yale School of Management on Friday, October 5, 2018.  The conference was organized by Professor Bryan Kelly and hosted by the International Center for Finance.  The day was...

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[WATCH] The Role of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence in Entrepreneurship

By: Electra Ferriello October 24, 2018
Panel discussion

Watch the conference panel discussion about, “The Role of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence in Entrepreneurship.” Click here to view The Rise of Machine Learning in Asset Management conference website. Moderator: Marina Niessner, AQR Capital Management,...

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The Rise of Machine Learning in Asset Management Conference

By: Electra Ferriello August 20, 2018
Machine Learning

On Friday, October 5, 2018, the Yale International Center for Finance will host The Rise of Machine Learning in Asset Management Conference at the Yale School of Management. The goal of this conference is to bring together professional asset managers and academics to understand and discuss the...

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Camille Fournier, Managing Director at Two Sigma and Author of The Manager’s Path, Visits Yale SOM to Talk Tech Management

By: Ryan George October 30, 2017
Camille Fournier

On September 19, Camille Fournier visited Yale SOM to talk about her recent book, The Manager’s Path. Camille is a Managing Director at Two Sigma, a quantitative hedge fund in New York City. Her book, released earlier this year, recounts her journey to become CTO at Rent the Runway, an online fashion startup.

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