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Jonathan Brogaard, University of Washington, at High-Frequency Trading Conference

High-Frequency TradingDr. Jonathan Brogaard, Professor of Finance at the University of Washington, will present at Golden Networking’s High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011, "How Speed Traders Leverage Cutting-Edge Strategies in the Post-Flash Crash World" (http://www.HFTLeadersForum.com). Building off of the momentum of past conferences in New York City, High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011 will provide a global audience in Chicago, October 3-5, Sao Paulo, October 24-26, Singapore, November 13-15 and Hong Kong, December, 12-14, the most up-to-date overview of cutting-edge developments and insights to build a competitive advantage in speed trading. Dr. Brogaard is Professor of Finance at the University of Washington's Foster School of Business.  He obtained a joint JD - PhD in Finance from the Northwestern University School of Law / Kellogg School of Management.  His current research interests involve understanding the activities of high frequency traders and their impact on financial markets.  Outside of academia, Professor Brogaard consults for quantitative-based hedge funds.

Other high-profile speakers presenting at High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011 include:

  • Mr. Bart Chilton, Commissioner, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
  • Mr. Aaron Lebovitz, Managing Director, Infinium Capital Management
  • Mr. Adam Afshar, Chief Executive Officer and President, Hyde Park Global
  • Dr. Andrew Kumiega, Adjunct Professor, University of Chicago
  • Dr. Christian Zimmer, Head for Quantitative Portfolio Management and Research, Itaú Unibanco's Asset Management
  • Mr. Christopher Willox, Director of Trading, Fenimore Asset Management
  • Mr. Edgar Perez, Author, The Speed Traders
  • Dr. Euan Sinclair, Risk Manager, Bluefin Trading
  • Mr. James Austin, President, Vertex Analytics
  • Mr. James Leman, Principal and Capital Markets Head, Westwater Corp.
  • Mr. Jitesh Thakkar, Founder and President, Edge Financial Technologies
  • Mr. Jonathan Kanterman, leading consultant to hedge funds
  • Mr. Jonathan Kinlay, Founder and CEO, Systematic Strategies LLC
  • Mr. Ken Kinkopf, Founder and President, Kinkopf Capital Management, LLC
  • Mr. Louis Mak, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, I-Access Group
  • Mr. Marvin Kelly, Chief Executive Officer, Quaternion Capital Management
  • Mr. Mike Bellafiore, Co-Founder, SMB Capital
  • Mr. Milind Sharma is Chief Executive Officer, QuantZ Capital Management
  • Mr. Morgan Hill, Founding Partner, Attis Capital LLC
  • Mr. Nathaniel Baker, Editor, Bloomberg Hedge Funds Brief, Bloomberg LP
  • Dr. Petter Kolm, Clinical Associate Professor at the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
  • Mr. Will Mechem, Managing Director, Pan Alpha Trading
  • Mr. William Kenney, President, Knox Capital Management
High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011Chicago is produced by Golden Networking (http://www.goldennetworking.net), the premier networking community for business executives, entrepreneurs and investors. Upcoming Golden Networking's Forums and Business Receptions include:

·         The Speed Traders Workshop 2011 Chicago, "The Present and Future of High-Frequency Trading" (http://thespeedtradersworkshopchicago.eventbrite.com), October 3, Chicago

·         High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011 Chicago, "How Speed Traders Leverage Cutting-Edge Strategies in the Post-Flash Crash World" (http://hftleadersforumchicago.eventbrite.com), October 3-5, Chicago

·         Venture Capital Happy Hour New York (http://www.vchappyhour.com), October 4, New York City

·         China Leaders Forum 2011 New York, "How American Companies Can Plug into the Chinese Rocket-Propelled Economy?" (http://www.ChinaLeadersForum.com), October 7, New York

·         Hedge Funds Happy Hour New York (http://www.hfhappyhour.com), October 11, New York City

·         High-Frequency Trading Happy Hour New York (http://www.hfthappyhour.com), October 11, New York City

·         The Speed Traders Workshop 2011 Sao Paulo, "The Present and Future of High-Frequency Trading" (http://thespeedtradersworkshopsaopaulo.eventbrite.com), October 24, Sao Paulo

·         High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011 Sao Paulo, "How Speed Traders Leverage Cutting-Edge Strategies in the Post-Flash Crash World" (http://hftleadersforumsaopaulo.eventbrite.com), October 24-26, Sao Paulo, Brazil

·         Public Finance Leaders Forum 2011 New York, "Navigating Uncharted Territories After S&P's U.S. Debt Downgrade from its Gilt-Edged AAA Credit Rating" (http://www.PublicFinanceLeadersForum.com), November 9, New York

·         The Speed Traders Workshop 2011 Singapore, "The Present and Future of High-Frequency Trading" (http://thespeedtradersworkshopsingapore.eventbrite.com), November 13, Singapore

·         High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011 Singapore, "How Speed Traders Leverage Cutting-Edge Strategies in the Post-Flash Crash World" (http://hftleadersforumsingapore.eventbrite.com), November 13-15, Singapore

·         The Speed Traders Workshop 2011 Hong Kong, "The Present and Future of High-Frequency Trading" (http://thespeedtradersworkshophk.eventbrite.com), December 12, Hong Kong

·         High-Frequency Trading Leaders Forum 2011 Hong Kong , "How Speed Traders Leverage Cutting-Edge Strategies in the Post-Flash Crash World" (http://hftleadersforumhongkong.eventbrite.com), December, 12-14, Hong Kong

Panelists, speakers and sponsors are invited to contact Golden Networking by sending an email to info@goldennetworking.net. Golden Networking has been frequently featured in the press, including recent articles in The Wall Street Journal, "Happy Hour for High-Frequency Trading", The New York Times, "Golden Networking Helps Job Seekers Make Overseas Connections", Los Angeles Times, "Speed-addicted traders dominate today's stock market", Reuters, "Revamp looms as trading experts huddle at SEC" and Columbia Business School's Hermes Alumni Magazine, "10 Under 10".