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Keynote: Helyette GemanImage result for helyette geman

Director, Commodity Finance Centre

Birkbeck, University Of London


Katia BabbarKatia Babbar

MD, Head of e-FX Algorithmic Trading, FX Product | CB Markets

Lloyds Banking Group

Jessica JamesImage result for jessica james commerzbank

Managing Director

Commerzbank AG


Christoph BurgardImage result for CHRISTOPH BURGARD

Head of Risk Analytics For Global Markets

Bank of America Merrill Lynch


Sarah B Tremel

Global Head of Analytics, Global Valuation Group



O. Ediz Ozkaya (to be confirmed)O. Ediz Ozkaya: (Machine Learning)

Executive Director, Machine Learning Labs, Securities 

Goldman Sachs

Lucia Cipolina Kun

Counterparty Credit Risk Analytics, Global Risk Management

Bank of America Merrill Lynch 

Diana RibeiroDiana Ribeiro

Head of Linear Rates and Inflation Quantitative Research

Lloyds Banking Group

Abdel LantereAbdel Lantere

Data Scientist, Quantitative Consultant


Paul Bilokon Paul Bilokon, PhD

Founder, CEO,Thalesians 

Senior Quantitative Consultant, BNP Paribas 


Talent Attraction: What are QR Financial Services currently doing and what should they be doing to attract more female talent? What can recruitment companies do to help?

Talent Retention: What are QR Financial Services currently doing and what should they be doing to retain female talent? How important are the following:

  • Promotions/Career opportunities;
  • Pay gap elimination;
  • Agile/Flexible working.

Career Progression: Do you think that being a woman is a significant factor in slowing down career progression in QR Financial Services? If so, could this be avoided and how? 

Important Notes

Main Conference presentation files on USB memory sticks will be provided on arrival. The Main Conference files will also be made available for download via a password protected website before the event. Please print out each presentation if you wish to have hard copies before the conference and bring them with you. 

Also, Wi-Fi access will be available at the venue to view presentations on laptops and mobile devices.

  • When 2 colleagues attend the 3rd goes free!
  • Early Bird Discount: 15% Until 7th September
  • 70% Student / Academic Discount (FULL-TIME Students / Professors Only)