february, 2019

26feb15:3022:00EFL Joint Spring Conference 2019 - Artificial Intelligence in the Financial Services Industry15:30 - 22:00 Platz der Einheit 2

Event Details

Joint Spring Conference 2019 of E-Finance Lab and TechQuartier


The E-Finance Lab and TechQuartier invite you to the 2019 EFL Spring Conference. The event will be held on the afternoon of February 26, 2019, at TechQuartier in Frankfurt. It will present insights from research on artificial intelligence, esp. Machine Learning and Deep Learning, conducted at Goethe-University Frankfurt and the Technical University of Darmstadt. The conference will also provide valuable insights from implementations of AI-projects in (Fin-)Tech Start-Ups and established companies. As in previous years, participation is free of charge and the conference aims at stimulating discussions between the financial services industry, academics, providers and on-going experts of AI-related solutions. The main conference language is German.


Tentative program

15:30      Regristration and Coffee
16:00      Welcome 
                Prof. Dr. Andreas Hackethal, E-Finance Lab, Goethe-University Frankfurt
                Dr. Sebastian Schäfer, Founder of TechQuartier
16:20      What is AI
                Prof. Dr. Kristian Kersting, TU Darmstadt
16:40      Big Data & Advanced Analytics at Deutsche Börse AG – Design of the Analytics Lab and First Use Cases 
                Konrad Sippel, Head of Content at Deutsche Börse AG
17:00      From Machine Learning to Machine Teaching – Benefits of AI for Business Managment Practices an Research 
                Prof. Dr. Oliver Hinz, E-Finance Lab, Goethe-University Frankfurt
17:20      AI – Beyond the Marketing Hype
                Dr. Tom Reuner, Head of Strategy at Arago GmbH
17:40      Refreshment Break
18:20      AI-Agenda Hessen
                Prof. Dr. Kristina Sinemus, Hessian Minister of Digital Strategy and Development
18:40      AI Information Extraction – Enabling Digital Transformation of the Hospitality  Industry 
                Dr. Claudio Huyskens, Founder of fedger.io
19:00      Machine Learning – Security and Privacy 
                Katherine Jarmul, Founder of kjamistan and Co-Founder of KIProtect
19:20      Trustworthy AI
                Dr. Stefan Rüping, Head of Knowledge Discovery at Fraunhofer Institute for Intelligent Analysis and Information Systems
19: 40     Get Together


(Tuesday) 15:30 - 22:00



Platz der Einheit 2


E-Finance Lab Frankfurt am Main