Pre-Workshop Get-Together



RHSmith Suite

Ronald Reagan Building

1300 Pennsylvania Ave N.W.

October 1 and 2 2015 (tentative) Agenda

Thursday October 1, 5 to 6:30 p.m.
Classroom #5, RHSmith Suite

Welcome: Kristen Fanarakis, CFP Director, UMD
FEIII Challenge Announcement, Ian Soboroff, NIST

Keynote on Challenges of Data Science and Big Data with Financial and Economic Datasets
H. V. Jagadish, Bernard A. Galler Collegiate Professor, University of Michigan


7 p.m reception Ping Pong Dim Sum

Friday October 2, 8am to 4 p.m. 
Classroom #1, RHSmith Suite
8:00 to 9:00 a.m.: Breakfast
9:00 to 10:30 a.m.: DATA CHALLENGES
Financial Information Extraction: Doug Burdick, IBM
Residential MBS Supply Chain: Doug Burdick, IBM, Zheng Xu and Maria Esther Vidal, UMD
FEIII Challenge: Ian Soboroff, NIST and Kyungjin Yoo, UMD

11:00 to 12:00 p.m.: 
NSF I/UCRC CASCADE: K. Selcuk Candan, ASU CASCADE Director and Louiqa Raschid, UMD CASCADE Director
PANEL: Short and Long term Data and Analytics Challenges Mark Flood, OFR and Joe Langsam, UMD

12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Lunch and continue brainstorming.

1:00 to 3:00 p.m.: ANALYTICS
CAAF: Mark Flood and Kevin Sheppard, OFR
Monitoring Physical and Hidden Financial Networks: Shawn Mankad, Cornell and UMD
Karsha NetVizAnalytics
Machine Learning: Claire Monteleoni, GWU
3:15 to 4:00 p.m.: 
Participant data challenges
NSF CASCADE wrap-up: Louiqa Raschid, UMD

We will be in Classroom #5 of the RHSmith Suite on Thursday October 1. 
We will be in Classroom #1 on Friday October 2.

Directions to the Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW

Ping Pong Dim Sum, 900 7th Street N.W.