Agenda & Sponsorship

machineByte 2018 is taking place on Dec. 13, 2018 at the Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay in California.

The conference will feature the leading portfolio managers,data scientists and quantitative professionals from hedge funds, banks and pension fund managers recognized as thought-leaders in machine learning in investment management. The event will also be a platform for the thoughts and views of machine learning professionals from leading Silicon Valley-based tech firms and academics.

Agenda coming soon!


Date & Times

Day 1 - December 13, 2018

9.00am - 12.10pm Main Sessions on Alternative data

12.10pm - 1.10pm Lunch

1.10pm - 1.40pm   Main Sessions on Cryptocurrency

1.40pm - 5.00pm   Main Sessions on Machine Learning

5.30pm - 7.30pm   Networking Cocktails



Follow the links below to register for machineByte 2018 at the Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay. Registration for asset owners is complimentary, so please use the first link. 

Asset owner register link 

General registration link


Confirmed speakers:


Nicholas Chan, Managing Director - Quantitative Investment StrategiesGoldman Sachs


Tony Guida, Senior Quant Portfolio ManagerUK Pension Fund (Think Tank London Host)


Michael Recce, Chief Data ScientistNeuberger Berman


Panelist include:

Eric Bouyé, Head, Quantitative Strategies and Asset AllocationThe World Bank Treasury

Brandon da Silva, Machine Learning ResearcherOPTrust

Michael Kollo, General Manager - Quantitative Solutions and RiskHESTA


For speaker opportunities:

Head of Content, Chantal Hermans, London

For sponsorship opportunities:  

Director, Rob McGlinchey, London

President, Peter Thompson, Chicago