[R-SIG-Finance] R/Finance 2016 registration now open

Joshua Ulrich josh.m.ulrich at gmail.com
Mon Apr 11 15:23:16 CEST 2016

Registration for R/Finance 2016 is now open!

The conference will take place on May 20 and 21, at UIC in Chicago.
Building on the success of the previous conferences in 2009-2015, we
expect more than 250 attendees from around the world. R users from
industry, academia, and government will joining 50 presenters covering
all areas of finance with R.

We are very excited about the four keynote presentations given by
Patrick Burns, Frank Diebold, Tarek Eldin, and Rishi Narang.  The
conference agenda (currently) includes 17 full presentations and 33
shorter "lightning talks".  As in previous years, several (optional)
pre-conference seminars are offered on Friday morning.

There is also an (optional) conference dinner at The Riverside Room
and Gallery at Trump.  Situated directly on the hotel's new River
Walk, it is a perfect venue to continue conversations while dining and

As they are finalized, agenda details are available at:

Registration information is available at:

and can also be directly accessed by going to:

Please note that registration fees will increase by 50% at the end of
early registration on May 6, 2016.

We would to thank our 2016 Sponsors for the continued support enabling us
to host such an exciting conference:

  UIC Liautaud Master of Science in Finance

  MS-Computational Finance and Risk Management at University of Washington

  Charles Schwab
  Hull Investments
  Interactive Brokers

On behalf of the committee and sponsors, we look forward to seeing you
in Chicago!

  Gib Bassett, Peter Carl, Dirk Eddelbuettel, Brian Peterson, Dale
Rosenthal, Jeffrey Ryan, Joshua Ulrich

Joshua Ulrich  |  about.me/joshuaulrich
FOSS Trading  |  www.fosstrading.com
R/Finance 2016 | www.rinfinance.com

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