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I Know First is a financial services firm that utilizes an advanced self-learning algorithm to analyze, model and predict the stock market. Co-Founder Dr. Lipa Roitman, a scientist, with over 20 years of experience created the market prediction system. The algorithm is based on artificial intelligence, machine learning and incorporates elements of artificial neural networks as well as genetic algorithms to model and predict the flow of money between 3,000 markets from 3-days to a year: stocks, ETF's, world indices, gold, currencies, interest rates, and commodities. The algorithm outputs a predicted trend as a number, which in turn, is used by traders to identify when to enter and exit the market. While forecasts can be used for intra-day trading, the predictability tends to become stronger over longer time-horizons such as the 1-month, 3-month and 1-year forecasts. Visit us at iknowfirst.com
Mira Inbar is a business development consultant, specializing in bringing new technologies to market in the energy and advanced materials sectors. She has extensive experience building new businesses and creating multi-million dollar partnerships in both the non-profit and private sectors.
Mira's current work focuses on developing go-to-market plans, building customer pipelines, brokering contracts, and raising financing for early-stage start-ups. She has worked across the energy and advanced materials sectors, specifically in energy storage, wind, sapphire, and commercial drone markets.
Prior to starting her own business, Mira worked at The Dow Chemical Company, where she helped launch the company's lithium-ion battery business and developed water partnerships for the company in Brazil. Prior to Dow, Mira was a manager at the non-profit conservation organization Forest Trends, where she launched and managed conservation programs throughout Africa and the Middle East.
She holds and MBA from UC Berkeley and a BS in Biology from Oberlin College. She speaks Spanish, Portuguese and English.
I retired as CEO of an Automotive Parts supplier, and manage an investment portfolio for myself and family. I have a BA in History from Royal Military College of Canada and an MBA from the University of Western Ontario. My first career was as a fighter pilot in the RCAF, and, following my MBA I joined McKinsey & Company, Inc. leaving them for Canadian GE. I left CGE as a Vice President in 1984 and founded The Enfield Corporation Limited ("Enfield") which grew from 243 employees in 1984 to over 10,000 in 1989 when Enfield was taken over and I was replaced as CEO. In 1989, I acquired control of Algonquin Mercantile Corporation, renamed Automodular Corporation in the late 1990's when I turned it to focus exclusively on automotive parts sub-assembly. Along the way, Algonquin turned a few ageing drug stores into Pharmx Rexall Drug Stores Ltd., sold to Katz group in 1997 and today a major Canadian drug store chain. I have been a private investor since 1971 both directly and through a private company controlled by myself and members of my family.