|9.00am – 9.30am||Networking breakfast|
|9.30am – 9.45am||Welcome|
|9.45am – 10.30am||What Investors Can Learn from Con Artists – Maria Konnikova|
If you think you’re too smart to be the victim of a con artist, you’re sorely mistaken. Maria Konnikova will explore the behavioral science of “the con”, and why even the most savvy humans are susceptible to it. She’ll also explore what we can do, as investors and as managers of people, to avoid the pitfalls that our humanity creates for us without losing our ability to trust.
|10.30am – 10.45am||Coffee break|
|10.45am – 12.00pm||How Investor Behavior Changes with P&L – Essentia Analytics|
|12.00pm – 1.00pm||Networking lunch|
|1.00pm – 1.45pm||How New Power is Changing Who Wins and Who Loses in Business – Henry Timms|
In this interactive session, Henry Timms, co-author, will take us through how “New Power” works, and discuss case studies of companies that are succeeding and failing at embracing it.
|1.45pm – 2.00pm||Coffee break|
|2.00pm – 2.45pm||Panel discussion: Integrating Behavioral Science into the Investment Process|
Most Active fund managers are aware of Behavioral Finance, but how many are actually applying it to their investment process? We’ll hear from a panel of investment leaders about how their firms are approaching cognitive science, and the different ways they integrate it to deliver alpha to their clients.
|2.45pm – 3.30pm||Give Your Investment Team a Behavioral Tune-Up – Anastasia Buyalskaya|
|3.30pm – 4.00pm||Conclusions & takeaways|
|4.00pm – 5.30pm||Cocktails|
|6.00pm – 8.00pm||BA18 Poker Night (limited places available)|
About the venue
Rise New York is a global community of startups and corporates creating the future of commerce and FinTech by helping startups and entrepreneurs connect, co-create, and scale innovation. Created by Barclays, we listen, nurture and oxygenate through our international network of Rise hubs. Rise New York also houses a world-class event space and is home to the New York cohort of the Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars.
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