AI Aware Event

5th NextGen AI Aware Event, November 8 2019

Part of the European Digital Week conference, November 4-8.
To be held at Börsenplatz 4 (former site of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange)


About the event

AI-based fund products, data, technology, investment opportunities – the 5th NextGen AI Aware Event delivers the most comprehensive line-up of managers offering investible AI products alongside market participants who contribute to the growth of the AI fund universe.

Presentations involving practical AI implementation experiences offered by these AI innovators of the investment management industry give professional investors a closer look at the exciting advancements of the universe of AI-based investment products and services.

At the end of the day you will have experienced the landscape of what is really happening in AI and how it is being applied to the investment management industry.

No noise just reality!

The one-day event is by invitation only and will be held November 8, 2019 at
Börsenplatz 4 (former site of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange), 60313 Frankfurt am Main.

Space is limited and reserved for professional investors. Pre-registration is required.

Attendance via live-stream is an option.

Event Sponsors

Full-day Program Outline

08:30 – 09:45 Registration & Coffee Buffet
09:45 – 18:30 Presentations (includes coffee breaks and lunch)
18:30 – 19:30 Cocktails

Welcome – Vandana Mehrotra, CEO, State Bank of India, Frankfurt, Germany
Keynote – (TBA) experienced/highly respected AI professional coming from a company where AI is a critical part of their core business will talk about how AI is being implemented over a range of industries.
AI-based fund and trading company presentations (subject to confirmations and revisions):

  • ACATIS Investment (Dr. Hendrik Leber, Speaker of the Management Board)
  • Sanlam Global Investment Solutions (David Itzkovits, CEO)
  • Numen Capital (Alessandro Barrison, Portfolio Manager)
  • BRAMHAM GARDENS Investments (Dr. Arnaud de Servigny, CEO)
  • Century Analytics (Niklas Hojman ,Co-founder/COO)
  • Walnut Algorithms (Guillaume Vidal, CEO)
  • Deep Trading (Yam Peleg, CEO)
  • Minastir Asset Management (Thomas Jacobson, CEO)
  • Catana Capital (Bastian Lechner, CEO)
  • Augur (Doug Bry, Founder)

One on One Debate AI applied to trading versus investment (Moderated by-Jan-Patrick Barnert, Bloomberg News-TBC).
Theme Presentation AI from the perspective of a professional investor (David Miller, Quilter Cheviot)
Theme Presentation Dr. Kirsten-Ann Bremke, Managing Director, Deutsche Bank Wealth Management explains how AI is leveraged to the benefit of their wealth management clients.
Theme Presentation A leading active investment manager (TBA) explains how they are applying AI across a range of investment management products to generate alpha.
Theme presentation How a leading bank (TBA) is leveraging AI for internal purposes and for developing new and improved products and services.

Event moderator: Fred Sage, NextGen Alpha, Chairman
Event Co-Moderator: Debjit Chaudhuri, International Frankfurt Business Ambassador


We will update our speakers list prior to the conference.


The whole event will be broadcasted live. The video player will be activated shortly before the conference.

Town Hall Meeting - Regie Crew

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In Cooperation With

Kaleidoscope Capital