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Daniel Lee

Daniel is the founder and CTO of Generable. Generable is the company behind Stan, the leading open source modeling tool for Bayesian inference with Markov Chain Monte Carlo sampling. Prior to Generable, Daniel was a research scientist in the Statistics Department at Columbia University. He received his master's from Cambridge University and his bachelor's from MIT in both computer science and mathematics.

Ricardo Silva

Ricardo Silva is a professor of statistical machine learning and data science at University College London. He is a specialist in machine learning and in computational approaches for causal inference. He is also a Fellow at the Turing Institute, which is the UK's national institute for data science and artificial intelligence. Ricardo received his PhD from Carnegie Mellon in the newly formed machine learning department.

Marcus Alexander

Marcus is a research scientist at Yale University's Human Nature Lab. He specializes in advanced predictive network models. He received his PhD from Harvard University in applied statistical models for health and social sciences. He also received his MPhil from Oxford University and a BA from Yale University.

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Tony Meola

Tony was senior vice president fo enterprise shared services at Bank of America. He was responsible for operational oversight and all shared operations and services for the bank. Prior to Bank of America, Tony was a leader in the mortgage division of Morgan Stanley. Tony also serves as an advisor to the financial services practice at McKinsey & Company.

Bill Galipeau

Bill was an EVP and head of investment operations at PIMCO. He was responsible for Cash Desk, Collateral Desk, Derivatives Operations, Pricing and Valuation, Custodian Oversight, Back Office, Alts Operations, Accounting (IBOR and ABOR), SMA Operations, and Asset Setup and Maintenance. Prior to PIMCO, Bill was a vice president at Fidelity Investments, where he held positions in treasury, corporate services, and risk management.

Akbar Sheriff

Akbar is currently the chairman of the board of State Street Fund Services Ireland. Prior to this, he was SVP, global head of custody, at State Street Bank. Akbar was also an associate principal at McKinsey & Company. Akbar holds a master's degree in management sciences and engineering from Stanford University. He also holds a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Northwestern University.

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