The Algo Traders Conference – Bengaluru

TRADEx event
03.February.2018
11.00 AM - 06.00 PM
KSCA Hall
M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Cubbon Road, Bengaluru 560001
Rs.1,500

Description
Algorithmic Trading (automated trading, black-box trading, or simply algo-trading) is the process of using computers programmed to follow a defined set of instructions for placing a trade in order to generate profits at a speed and frequency that is impossible for a human trader. Get the ultimate exposure in Algorithmic Trading by attending the Bengaluru Algo Traders Conference.

Session-1 ( 11:15 AM):
Alphas for Algo Trading by Amit Sharda, founder Gumption Labs

Takeaways:
1) Investing Alphas,
2) Trading Alphas,
3) Discovering New Alphas.

Session-2 ( 2:00 PM):
Machine Learning for Trading – Simplified by Bharath Rao, Cofounder, Alpha Advisors

Takeaways:
1) Application of ML to trading,
2) Common ML techniques,
3) Practical insights on ML implementation

Session-3 ( 3:45 PM):
Quantitative Trading in Cryptocurrencies by Lakshmeesh Rao, Co-founder Cryptuna

Takeaways:
1) Cryptocurrencies Fundamentals
2) Arbitrage in Cryptos
3) Hedging in Cryptos
4) Other risk management techniques

Panel Discussion ( 5:15 PM):
Tools & Techniques in Algo Trading

Mentors:
1) Mr. Amit Sharda from Gumption Labs
2) Mr. Bharath Rao from Alpha Advisors
3) Mr. Lakshmeesh Rao from Cryptuna

About the Mentors

Amit Sharda leads the Product Strategy & Delivery at Gumption Labs. In his previous avatar, he was heading Engineering and Delivery functions at Liqwid Krystal, an eLearning startup. He has created products bottom up that were recognized by NASSCOM (IT Innovation Award) and are being used by the Corporate and the Academia world.He has more than 18 years of Professional experience.

Bharath Rao is a fintech entrepreneur and a well-rounded product management professional with experience in – product development, marketing, analytics and capital management. Possess about 14 years of experience in the technology, internet, mobile investment management and data sciences.