ADGM Academy Research Centre hosts ‘Quant for Quants’ Conference

ADGM Academy Research Centre hosts ‘Quant for Quants’ Conference

ABU DHABI/WAM Abu Dhabi Global Market Academy (ADGMA) Research Centre successfully hosted its groundbreaking three-day conference last month, ‘Quant for Quants’ (Q4Q), that aims at tackling questions on the impact of quantum computing in finance by gathering leading experts from finance, quantum technology firms and academia. Through this event, strategic partners ADIA Lab, Imperial College ...

ABU DHABI/WAM

Abu Dhabi Global Market Academy (ADGMA) Research Centre successfully hosted its groundbreaking three-day conference last month, ‘Quant for Quants’ (Q4Q), that aims at tackling questions on the impact of quantum computing in finance by gathering leading experts from finance, quantum technology firms and academia. Through this event, strategic partners ADIA Lab, Imperial College London and Nanyang Technological University collaborated with ADGMA Research Centre to establish a new technological path for the future of quantum computing in finance, from theory to practice.

By outlining the short, medium, and long-term prospects of this new tool for the finance industry, the conference focussed on clarifying the current state of quantum computing through gripping topics that discussed machine learning, algorithms, portfolio optimisation, forecasting, and communications among others.

The conference gathered nearly 300 global and local leading experts from finance, academia and quantum technology firms including the Technology Innovation Institute, Zayed