[Python-au] July 7th: "Python on Wall St: A fairy tale in three parts" - Simon Burton
djay at pretaweb.com
Wed Jun 22 04:00:30 UTC 2011
SyPy: Sydney Python Users group meetup
Where does python fit in a world where microseconds count?
I will talk a little bit about electronic trading, history and
philosophy. Then onto the anatomy of an algorithmic trade shop with
perhaps a live demo. Python finds use in rapid prototyping (of
course), GUI and forensics/data analysis.
About the speaker(s):
Simon Burton has been working in the US finance industry for about
five years, his specialty is high frequency trading. Prior to that he
worked in machine learning at an australian research lab.
He has a long commute.
*RSVP: Please RSVP so we have an idea of numbers*
6:15: Arrive - nibbles supplied by Google Australia
6:30: Lightning talks (email me, or just bring a 5min talk along)
6:45: Main talk + questions - see above
7:30 Social networking and beers and dinner at the Pyrmont Bridge Hotel.
Getting There: See the event page for details
Free free to join us at the pub after/instead.
If have any problems call Dylan Jay on 0421477460
Technical Solutions Manager
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