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RFA AltTech 2019

RFA AltTech 2019 connects select alternative investment leaders with the future of financial technology.

Explore the key tech and operational challenges with top alternative fund decision makers as well as senior executives from RFA and its service partner network.

Learn about the new gold standard of institutional cyber security, effective cloud strategy, and how your firm can tap into operational efficiency via data warehousing, business robotics and applied AI/ML.

Panel Topic Summaries

Practical Applications of Business Robotics and AI/ML for the Modern Manager

Operational Efficiency through Business Robotics:

  • Automating middle and back office functions e.g. HR, invoicing, deal workflow, trade reconciliation.
  • Connecting systems to optimize IR/client reporting

Utilizing AI/ML to gain an investment edge:

  • Best practices and considerations for storing and collecting data.
  • Looking for signals within data to improve deal making and implement/enhance quantitative analysis.
  • How to cultivate the right environment for data & ML (incl. ML platforms).

Security & Risk Mitigation: The New Standard for Investment Managers

2020 and beyond:

  • Current and future regulatory challenges for managers.
  • Key changes to data privacy that US managers need to be aware of.

The new gold standard of security

  • Data protection and governance in SaaS applications.
  • Monitoring and protecting public cloud platforms.
  • Protecting against evolving endpoint attacks and improving incident triage time.

DevOps / Big Data Panel

Joseph Pedone

Managing Director
JP Morgan

Dennis O’Connor

Senior Sales Engineer
Snowflake

Deepali Vyas

Senior Client Partner, Global Head of FinTech
Korn Ferry

Cybersecurity Panel

Adam Fletcher

CISO
Blackstone

Adam Menkes

Vice President
Goldman Sachs PB

Raj Bakhru, CISSP, CFA

Chief Innovation Officer
ACA Compliance

RFA Team

Michael Asher

Chief Information Officer

Markel Alayev

Director of Service Delivery

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