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OptionMetrics Research Conference (OUC2012)

August 1, 2012

Join us at the OptionMetrics Research Conference! October 14, 2013 in New York, NY

OptionMetrics cordially invites you to attend the 2013 OptionMetrics Research Conference (ORC 2013) to be held on October 14, 2012 at the New York Society of Securities Analysts Conference Center, Times Square, New York.

Registration is Now Closed.

OptionMetrics has organized a one-day conference, bringing together users and researchers from both academia and industry, to share ideas and increase understanding of the options markets. Come hear a full day of presentations on the latest research using OptionMetrics data! Keynote Speaker: Aaron Brown

OptionMetrics is pleased to announce that noted author Aaron Brown will join us as our keynote speaker at ORC2013. Aaron Brown is risk manager at AQR Capital Management and 2011 Global Association of Risk Professionals Risk Manager of the Year. He is the author of Red-Blooded Risk (Wiley, 2012), The Poker Face of Wall Street (Wiley, 2006, selected one of the ten best books of 2006 by Business Week) and A World of Chance (with Reuven and Gabrielle Brenner, Cambridge University Press, 2008). In his 33-year Wall Street career he has been a trader, portfolio manager, head of mortgage securities and risk manager for institutions including Citigroup and Morgan Stanley. He also served a stint as a finance professor and was one of the top professional poker players in the world during the 1970s and 80s. He holds degrees in Applied Mathematics from Harvard and Finance and Statistics from the University of Chicago. He lives on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.

We look forward to seeing you there!