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6-10 December 2021|Hotel Fairmont Barcelona Rey Juan Carlos I, Barcelona

Great quant minds don't think alike

Explore modelling, trading, machine learning, data and more at the world's leading quantitative finance conference

Join 500+ leading experts from banks, buy-side, regulators and academia

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QuantMinds International 2020 highlights

What did QuantMinds International 2020 look like virtually?

"A superb conference" - Ricardo Pachon Cortes, Credit Suisse

The world's leading quant finance event

Join the QuantMinds community
Join the QuantMinds community

QuantMinds International is a truly global gathering of 500+ leading minds in quant finance. It's also a tight-knit community of inspirational professionals who are passionate about their pursuit of all things quant.

With closed-door discussion groups, round tables and one-to-one meetings with our digital app, the conference was packed with opportunities to have the conversations that matter to you, with the people you most admire.

Attendees for 2020 included BlackRock, Manulife, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, University Of Cambridge, Scotiabank and more...

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Learn from the best quants in the world
Learn from the best quants in the world

Delegates heard breakthrough research and the latest technical case studies from the world's most revered thought-leaders.

With over 130 speakers in 2020, the QuantMinds International speaker faculty is the who's who from quant finance - and beyond. Speakers included Jeanine Kwong from Manulife, Peter Austing from Eisler Capital, Marcos Lopez De Prado from Abu Dhabi Investment Authority and more...

The brightest minds from banks, buy-side, regulators, academics and fintechs joined online to network, share expertise and shape the future.

2020 speakers
Innovations in HFT, technology & data
Innovations in HFT, technology & data

We're shaping the future of quant finance:

  • Big data and alt data
  • High performance and quantum computing
  • Cloud computing
  • Crypto-currencies
  • Machine learning and AI
2020 agenda

See the future with machine learning
See the future with machine learning

Explainable AI. ML trading strategies. Regulation. Case studies.

The AI & ML Summit brought together the best of buy-side, sell-side and academia to showcase the latest ways in which artificial intelligence and machine learning are changing the day-to-day role of the quant.

For 2020 only, all attendees received complimentary access to attend the AI & ML Summit.

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Networking measured in quality and quantity
Networking measured in quality and quantity

Network, connect, collaborate.

In times of unprecedented change, staying connected and making connections is more important than ever. And networking was at the heart of our digital platform. Plus, by going digital attendees had an even greater ability to meet more people.

Delegates created personalised profiles, sent messages, arranged virtual meetings, and interacted with speakers and fellow attendees in live chat, Q&A and polls.

Your safety is our priority
Your safety is our priority

Our number one priority is bringing the quant finance community back to a face-to-face event safely.

We are working with local authorities, venue partners and suppliers and continually adapting to the latest guidelines and safety protocol.

Discover more about what range of measures we are taking, what QuantMinds International will look like this year and why can book with confidence based on our new booking policy.

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The numbers that matter

leading quants from across the world
expert speakers
years as the world's leading quant finance event

Fabio Mercurio

Head of Quant Analytics

Bloomberg L.P.

If you need to choose just one event a year then this is the one.

Year-round content from the QuantMinds content home

Discover new insights, interviews and articles from our global network of quant finance experts

Quant Training

Face-to-face, digital and bespoke in-company courses

QuantMinds' learning partner, IFF, offers two, three and five day courses in London, virtual classroom courses, a postgraduate certificate distance learning programme and unique learning solutions tailored to your business needs.

2021 Partner

2020 Registration Partner

2020 Exhibitors

2020 Lead Media Partner

2020 Official Learning Partner

Lead Media Partner: Fintech Futures

The premier publishing platform for the worldwide fintech community – providing daily news, analysis and expert commentary. Comprehensive, accessible and free.


QuantMinds International is a CPD certified event.

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