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Identifying Credibility of News by Dr. Sameena Shah

News moves markets and identifying its credibility is not always simple. In recent history we have seen questionable and fake news. Dr. Sameena Shah and her team previous team at Thomson Reuters created "Reuters News Tracer" that is able to detect news events and provide its credibility.

In her talk, "Identifying Credibility of News", from QuantCon NYC 2017, Dr. Sameena Shah, Head of Data Science at S&P Global Ratings, presents some of the technology that empowers Reuters News Tracer.

QuantCon Returns to NYC April 26th-28th

QuantCon 2018 is only 21 days away! Dr. Marcos López de Prado, CEO of True Positive Technologies, returns as a keynote speaker due to popular demand. He will be presenting his new talk "The 7 Reasons Most Machine Learning Funds Fail". Our second keynote speaker is Dr. Lauren H. Cohen, L.E. Simmons Professor at Harvard Business School. He will be presenting "IQ from IP: Simplifying Search in Portfolio Choice". See the full agenda and other talk abstracts at

Grab your ticket before the conference sells out again! Can't make it to NYC? Check out our livestreaming tickets.



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