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Selby Jennings to Present at Quant Summit Virtual

Posted on June 2020

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Selby Jennings is honored to sponsor and present at the upcoming Quant Summit Virtual, hosted by Taking place virtually from July 13th – 16th, this event will gather top quants from around the world and showcase the latest quantitative research in risk management, portfolio construction and trading, across four days of virtual sessions.

Our Selby Jennings team is excited to join the industry-leading professionals who will be hosting and sharing their insight across the program of panel discussions and workshops. On the third day of the Summit, Selby Jennings Executive Director, Ben Hodzic, will serve as the Chairman for the day’s sessions, and will deliver an address to the delegates and esteemed speakers.

“As a market leading service provider for Talent Acquisition within Financial Services, we are honored to Chair this event and take part in the wider conference for the second year in a row,” says Hodzic. “The need for skilled Quant’s who can navigate the ever-changing market conditions is more apparent now than ever before, and we’re excited to bring our own unique perspective to the event.”

Following the opening address, Ryan Mazza, SVP and Head of Quantitative Analytics, Research & Trading - New York at Selby Jennings, will be joining a panel of thought leaders for a discussion called,“Quant Finance Master’s Guide 2020: Quant Education in a New World”. The panel will explore the question: What does the future hold for quant education? Ryan will be joined by directors from top quant programs in the world and learn how they see the needs of quant education changing over the years.

“As the Quantitative Finance field continues to advance, communication across academic institutions is key in order to ensure we are equipping the future leaders with the skills they need to be successful,” says Mazza. “I am looking forward to moderating this conversation and exploring how these world-renowned institutions are keeping their program’s contemporary in order to ensure financial institutions have a supply of robust and relevant Quant talent.”

Join Selby Jennings at Quant Summit Virtual for 4 days of insightful discussion, meaningful networking, and to be a part of the virtual conversation on how quantitative teams will play a crucial role in the world moving forward. Register todayto secure you spot and use the code “QuantGuest20”for a discounted registration fee.

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