Quandl to Host Third Annual Data Conference
February 2019 Event to Include Data Strategy and Data Technology Tracks
TORONTO & NEW YORK – October 16, 2018 – Quandl, the leading platform for financial and alternative data, will host its third annual Quandl Data Conference (formerly the Alternative Data Conference) on February 28, 2019, at Convene’s 46th St. location in New York City.
“We launched this event nearly three years ago to create awareness of what was then a new idea: alternative data,” said Tammer Kamel, CEO of Quandl. “Alternative data has since experienced wide adoption, and we’re ready to share the brightest ideas around implementation and infrastructure. Our team is excited to continue setting the industry agenda on alternative data.”
Quandl will welcome 450 attendees from hedge funds, investment banks and other financial services companies throughout the US, Europe and Canada. As in past years, the conference’s Data Strategy track will feature the foremost thinkers from the alternative data ecosystem, whose insights will help investors move through the challenges of adopting and profiting from new types of data.
The event will feature invaluable content across three key themes:
- Data and strategies to drive superior performance
- The technology and infrastructure essential to success
- New challenges to overcome as both demand and supply explode
AlternativeData.org Users – use this link and code ALTDATA20 to receive 20% off ticket price.
Quandl is the leading provider of alternative data for financial professionals. The company sources, evaluates and productizes undiscovered data assets, transforming them into quantified, actionable intelligence for select institutional clients. Quandl delivers financial, economic and alternative data to over 300,000 analysts worldwide, including 9 of the world’s largest 10 hedge funds and 8 of the world’s largest 10 investment banks.
Quandl was founded in 2011 by Tammer Kamel and Abraham Thomas in part because of their frustrations as analysts with the limited data and primitive delivery systems that were available to them. Headquartered in Toronto, Quandl is backed by Nexus Venture Partners and August Capital. Learn more at www.quandl.com, visit us at the Quandl blog and follow us on Twitter @Quandl.