I-DISC Supported Events

You are here

ICCOPT - Summer 2022
Lehigh University will host the 2022 International Conference on Continuous Optimization (ICCOPT) scheduled for Summer 2022. The ICCOPT is an international flagship conference of the Mathematical Optimization Society (MOS) that is organized every three years. 
More information will be posted in the coming months.
Read announcement >

2nd Annual Quant/Financial Engineering Virtual Conference 
Held: Friday, September 15, 2020 (presented by Lehigh University Center for Financial Services / co-sponsored by I-DISC)

Conference Topics & Networking

  • Decentralized Finance and Central Bank Digital Currencies. Moderators: Dr. Hank Korth, Dr. Rod Garatt, Corey Caplan
  • API for Financial Institutions. Moderators: Cate Rung and Brendan Playford
  • Data Forensics. Moderator: Nicholas Gans 
  • Quantum Computing. Moderators: Dr. Tamás Terlaky and Dr. Luis Zuluaga 
  • Stationarity.  Moderator: Dimitri Bianco
  • Synthetic Data and Stress Testing. Moderator: Sri Krishnamurthy
  • Ethereum/Smart Contracts project presentation. Presenters: Stephen Choi, Matsela Matsela, and Bryan Yekelchik
  • Multi Factor Modeling presentation. Presenters: Randy Parker, Jordan Weintraub, and Bryan Yekelchik      
Impact for Summer Institute Expo

Data for Impact Summer Institute 2020
The Data for Impact Summer Institute, is one of Lehigh's Creative Inquiry initiatives and planned in collaboration with the Martindale Center and I-DISC. This is an eight week program that will run from June 15th - August 7th. 

Data for Impact Summer Expo > 
Learn more about the program & projects: Data for Impact Summer Institute Webpage >

Quant/Financial Engineering Conference

Quant/Financial Engineering Conference 
Held: Friday, November 15, 2019
Iacocca Hall, Lehigh University

Experts in financial engineering and quantitative finance converged at Lehigh on November 15 for a Quant/Financial Engineering Conference that addressed the challenges in today’s data-centric business environment. The conference aimed to promote the exchange of ideas in data management, data science, blockchain, deep learning and other areas. 

Agenda >

Article >