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Big Data in Capital Markets

Posted by Alex Raitt,Clive Saha  on  Aug 24, 2014

Alex Raitt, Clive Saha present design patterns and use cases of capital market firms that are incorporating big data technologies into their credit risk analysis, price discovery or sentiment analysis software. They also discuss various technology stacks and their advantages, including batch-based processing, real-time analytics, and NoSQL systems.

53:23

Risk Management is Project Management for Grown-Ups

Posted by Tim Lister  on  Jun 12, 2014

Tim Lister presents the advantages—and the dangers—of practicing risk management in an adult-like fashion, offering a process for tailoring an organization and discussing how an organization can grow up.

40:28

The Guessing Game: Alternatives to Agile Estimation

Posted by Neil Killick  on  Nov 23, 2013 1

Neil Killick proposes ways to reduce risk and uncertainty, calculate a product’s price, determine delivery dates and roadmap, do Scrum and XP without using estimates.

46:57

Equity – Transparent and Live Risk Assessment

Posted by Tormod Varhaugvik  on  Aug 13, 2013

Tormod Varhaugvik provides a design and rationale for an In Memory and Big Data architecture for live equity and risk assessment, using Tax Norway’ new architecture as an example.

Keynote: Embracing Uncertainty

Posted by Dan North  on  Jan 22, 2013 3

Dan North discusses the need to embrace uncertainty of scope, technology, effort and structure, expecting the unexpectable and anticipating ignorance.

Risk, Lean Development & Profit: Getting Back to Basics

Posted by Robert N. Charette  on  Jun 15, 2010

Robert N. Charette takes a look at basic Lean values through the enterprise risk management perspective. He talks about the need to challenge assumptions which leads to discovery and innovation, about the relationship between risk and profit in Lean, and about the need to master risk management to help the organization thrive in various conditions.

When it Just HAS to Work

Posted by Brian Shoemaker and Nancy Van Schooenderwoert  on  Sep 30, 2009 1

Traditional thinking says the more critical the application, the more tightly its development must be planned, staged and controlled. The truth is, a flexible culture is stronger, safer and more robust. This talk gives practical tips for adopting an agile approach to planning, team interactions and risk management. When the culture shifts, teams achieve goals sooner and safety is greatly enhanced.

Realistic about Risk: Software development with Real Options

Posted by Olav Maassen, Chris Matts  on  Jun 30, 2009

This session introduces Real Options and shows how it can help in running your project. Real Options is a decision-making process based on Financial Option Theory and Applied Psychology that can be used to manage risk. Applying Real Options to software development explains why many of the Agile practices are so successful.

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