Leading the Way: How AI Will Impact the Finance Industry | SGInnovate
September 15 2021


Online Event

Leading the Way: How AI Will Impact the Finance Industry

Presented by SGInnovate and SMU Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Deep Tech trailblazers will share how they harness the power of AI to change the investments and funds management scene. Beyond industry insights, this session also briefly traces their startup journeys and offer you an opportunity to work with them via SGInnovate's Summation Programme.

Date: 15 September 2021, Wednesday
Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm (Singapore Time / UTC +8)

7:00pm - 7:10pm:
Welcome and Sharing of SGInnovate's Summation Programme
7:10pm - 7:25pm: Presentation by Lim Si Jie, Data Scientist, Finantier
7:25pm - 7:50pm: Presentation by Scott Treloar, Chief Executive & Investment Officer, Noviscient
7:50pm - 8:00pm: Q&A

Speakers' Profiles:
Scott Treloar, Chief Executive & Investment Officer, Noviscient

Scott has over 20 years of financial markets experience. He is co-founder and CEO of Noviscient, a next-generation investment management platform based in Singapore. He worked as a portfolio manager at Vulpes Investment Management, a Singapore alternative
investment firm for four years. He spent eight years heading up a quantitative team within Deutsche Bank’s trading business in Singapore. Before that he worked in venture capital with Macquarie Bank for five years. Scott’s research interests are the application of
probabilistic modelling to problems in investment management. He is trying hard to use technology to disrupt the global asset management industry.

Lim Si Jie, Data Scientist, Finantier
Si Jie is a data scientist who is passionate about the art of data science and using it for social good. He has taken an unconventional journey as a data scientist, having did his undergraduate in actuarial science and postgraduate in financial engineering. He is currently leading data product at Finantier and building innovative credit scoring models to help the unbanked/underbanked in Southeast Asia get better financial access. Prior to this, he was an AI Data Scientist at Vulcan AI where he built computer vision solutions to analyse mobile and satellite images for application in the agricultural industry.

Topics: AI / Machine Learning / Deep Learning, Talent and Mentoring

Industry: Others