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Kx in the world: Past industry events.

4-5 Jun 2014

Chicago / THE TRADING SHOW

Kx Systems presented its technology and exhibiting at The Trading Show, a leading electronic trading conference and expo focused on new advances in trading strategy, quant models, exchange technology, big data, HPC and more.

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13 May 2014

New York City / A-TEAM INTELLIGENT TRADING

Kx Systems moderated a panel called "Technology Advances for High Performance Trading and Analytics" as well as exhibited at the A-Team's Intelligent Trading Summit that covered innovations and challenges in trading technology, including the latest trends in design and development tools, as companies look to maximize analytics in their trading operations.

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5-7 May 2014

New York City / TECHCRUNCH DISRUPT NY 2014

Kx Systems networked at TechCrunch Disrupt NY, a technology conference where entrepreneurs, opinion leaders, and venture capitalists discuss some of the most important topics facing today's tech landscape. The event includes a Startup Battlefield and a Hackathon.

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23-24 Apr 2014

Boston / BIG DATA IN HEALTHCARE

Kx Systems networked at Big Data in Healthcare, a forum about the role of big data in improving healthcare. Case studies were presented by a range of practitioners, from large managed healthcare networks to hospitals, showing how data is being used to improve best practices and patient outcomes.

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9-11 Apr 2014

Raleigh / UTILITY ANALYTICS SUMMIT

Kx was at the third annual Utility Analytics Summit, the annual strategic conference produced by the Utility Analytics Institute, addressing the unique issues and complexities utility professionals encounter from grid analytics, customer analytics, and analytics infrastructure initiatives.

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18-20 Feb 2014

London / BIG DATA IN PHARMA EUROPE

Kx Systems networked at Big Data in Pharma Europe, where medical administrators and practitioners presented current trends in using big data for medical research and development. Topics included: customer engagement; clinical trial design; how to best leverage measurements of therapeutic effects, and how to optimize sales and marketing plans.

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14 Feb 2014

New York City / BIG DATA FINANCE 2014

Big Data Finance assesses the importance of Big Data in finance today and in the near future and considers the impact of Big Data on financial engineering, financial analysis, management and regulation. Topics discussed include: the cost of latency in today's markets; algorithmic and high-frequency trading; fast data analytics and financial econometrics, and scaling mathematical analysis of Big Data.

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11-13 Feb 2014

Essen / E-WORLD

Kx Systems networked at E-world, a leading forum for the international energy and water industry. The theme of the meeting was "Smart Energy," with a hall showcasing intelligent energy systems and meetings discussing the industry's challenges during the current energy revolution.

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28-30 Jan 2014

San Antonio / DISTRIBUTECH CONFERENCE

Kx Systems attended DistribuTECH, the utility industry's leading annual transmission and distribution event, where automation and control systems, renewable energy integration and advanced metering are among the topics on the agenda.

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3-4 Dec 2013

Toronto / DATA ANALYTICS FOR UTILITIES

Kx Systems was a sponsor of Data Analytics for Utilities, an industry event designed to showcase how power companies are capitalizing on analytics to get the most value from the big data explosion. Data from smart meters and the smart grid are the foundation to customer satisfaction; managing asset risk and unlocking operational efficiencies and revenue opportunities, according to speakers from leading North American utilities.

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17-22 Nov 2013

Denver / SC13

Kx Senior Engineer Fintan Quill gave kdb+ demos in the Scalable Informatics' booth at the International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis.

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12 Nov 2013

New York City / A-TEAM LOW-LATENCY SUMMIT

Kx Senior Engineer Fintan Quill is speaking in New York City at the North American version of the A-Team's Low-Latency fall summit. Panelists will delve into the hot topic of "Big Fast Data," exploring the value contained in vast, complex, and rapidly changing datasets, and how they can be leveraged for automated trading.

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15-17 Oct 2013

Amsterdam / EUROPEAN UTILITY WEEK

Kx was a sponsor of European Utility Week in Amsterdam October 15-17, the world’s largest smart utility exhibition, focusing on renewable energy integration and storage solutions, grid security, and smart cities. Kx and DEVnet, our strategic partner, were at the Kx booth.

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8 Oct 2013

London / A-TEAM LOW-LATENCY SUMMIT

Kx Chief Strategist Simon Garland spoke at the Low-Latency Summit in London. The focus was on “Big Fast Data,” exploring the value contained in vast, complex, and rapidly changing datasets, and how they can be leveraged for automated trading.

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5 Sep 2013

Frankfurt / OPEN DAY 2013 - DEUTSCHE BÖRSE IT CONFERENCE

Kx was a sponsor of the 6th annual Open Day Deutsche Börse IT Conference in Frankfurt/Eschborn — the event for IT professionals and executives in the financial trading and clearing industry. Kx and DEVnet, our strategic partner, were at the Kx booth.

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17 Jul 2013

New York / DELIVERING ALPHA CONFERENCE

Kx sponsored the 3rd annual Delivering Alpha conference, hosted by CNBC and Institutional Investor. Delivering Alpha is a virtual who's who of Wall Street, representing nearly $2 trillion of assets from the largest institutional investors and hedge funds globally. Speakers included U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, and money managers John Paulson, Nelson Peltz and Carl Icahn.

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27 Jun 2013

Shanghai / FIX GLOBAL FACE2FACE FORUM

Kx sponsored this one-day conference, which was designed as a platform for the buy and sell-sides to discuss the latest issues on electronic trading and FIX.

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24 Jun 2013

London / STAC SUMMIT

Kx sponsored this event, which brought together industry leaders to discuss engineering challenges and solutions in the trading process. The first segment will focus on "Big Workloads" (big compute/big data tasks), while the afternoon will focus on "Fast Workloads" (low-latency and/or high-throughput real-time workloads). Download the STAC Research Report (PDF).

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22-27 Jun 2013

New York / ACM SIGMOD/PODS

Kx sponsored the annual ACM SIGMOD/PODS conference, a leading international forum for database researchers, practitioners, developers, and users to explore cutting-edge ideas and results, and to exchange techniques, tools, and experiences.

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17 Jun 2013

New York / STAC SUMMIT

Kx sponsored this event, which brought together industry leaders to discuss engineering challenges and solutions in the trading process. The segments focused on "Big Workloads" and "Fast Workloads". Download the STAC Research Report (PDF).

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11 Jun 2013

Chicago / STAC SUMMIT

Kx sponsored this event, which brought together industry leaders to discuss engineering challenges and solutions in the trading process. The segments focused on "Big Workloads" (big compute/big data tasks), and "Fast Workloads" (low-latency and/or high-throughput real-time workloads). Download the STAC Research Report (PDF).

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3 May 2013

New York / BIG DATA FINANCE

Kx sponsored Big Data Finance, where the topics included: data analytics versus financial econometrics, financial sentiment and news analysis, behavioral data finance, data security and legal protection, big data and credit risk, high-frequency trading and algorithmic execution, and integrating technology and the access to massive data sources.

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1 May 2013

New York / A-TEAM LOW-LATENCY SUMMIT

Kx sponsored the A Team Low-Latency Summit in New York City. This year's theme is "Technology Convergence for Intelligent Trading", which explored how technology can enhance trading strategies that do not rely solely on speed of execution to return a profit. Kx was a Gold Sponsor and spoke at the panel discussion.

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30 Apr 2013

Munich / DKF 2013

Kx sponsored the DKF Conference in Munich. DKF is the leading conference for the financial services industry in German-speaking Europe, focusing on market data, risk management, and technology.

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24-25 Apr 2013

Shanghai / TRADETECH CHINA 2013

Kx once again sponsored TradeTech China, the only dedicated cross-asset trading event gathering the leading local buy-side and QDII traders, QFII firms, domestic and international brokers and exchanges to discuss the latest trading technology opportunities in the China market.

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15-19 Apr 2013

Amsterdam / GLOBAL DERIVATIVES TRADING & RISK MANAGEMENT

Kx sponsored Global Derivatives Trading & Risk Management 2013. This was be the 20th anniversary of the world's leading quantitative finance conference.

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18-19 Mar 2013

Frankfurt / MATHFINANCE CONFERENCE

Kx sponsored the MathFinance Conference in Frankfurt, a leading event for practitioners in trading and quantitative research. Hosted by Uwe Wystup, the event gathers international experts to present and discuss major topics of the industry.

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5-7 Feb 2013

Germany / E-WORLD 2013

Kx sponsored E-world, the leading sectoral meeting place in the European energy and water industries. More than 20,000 visitors from 20+ countries attended to discuss changes and opportunities in the European Energy Sector.

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15 Dec 2012

New York / Opening of Museum of Mathematics

Kx has sponsored an exhibit at this innovative new museum devoted to the pleasures and learning of mathematics.
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19-21 Nov 2012

Shanghai / Quant Investment & HFT Summit

Kx participated in the 2nd Annual Quant Investment & HFT Summit 2012, which focused on quantitative methodology, quant modeling techniques, high-frequency trading strategies and enabling technologies, low latency and connectivity.

7 Sep 2012

Shanghai / FACE2FACE ELECTRONIC TRAINING FORUM CHINA

Kx sponsored the Face2Face Electronic Trading Forum China, which focused on the technological issues of electronic trading and explored the new tools that are available.
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6 Sep 2012

Eschborn / 5TH ANNUAL OPEN DAY IT CONFERENCE

Kx sponsored Deutsche Börse Group's fifth annual Open Day IT Conference, which was held at their headquarters, "The Cube," in Eschborn, Germany.
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23-25 May 2012

Ireland / KX INTERNATIONAL USER CONFERENCE
The Kx International User Conference was a great opportunity to listen to the most prominent experts in kdb+, q and the applications of both, as well as to explore some of the key issues affecting trading and risk management.
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18-19 Apr 2012

Shanghai / TRADETECH CHINA 2012

Kx sponsored TradeTech China 2012.

27 Mar 2012

Munich / DKF 2012

Kx was a sponsor of DKF 2012 in Munich, which brought together business executives, solution providers and opinion leaders from the financial services industry.
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16-17 Mar 2012

Shanghai / Guosen Conference

10-12 Oct 2011

Chicago / FIA EXPO CHICAGO 2011

Kx was a sponsor of FIA Expo Chicago 2011, the largest futures industry event in the world. Seminars addressed brokerage issues, trading systems and strategies, and operations and technology.

7-8 Sep 2011

Hong Kong / TRADING ARCHITECTURE ASIA 2011

Kx sponsored Trading Architecture Asia 2011, which was dedicated to the art and science of low latency trading.

29 Sep 2011

Amsterdam / SCREEN AMSTERDAM 2011

Kx was a sponsor of Screen Amsterdam 2011, an event for the financial services community in Europe. The event focused on enterprise solutions, e.g. in trading, risk, and market data management.
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4 May 2011

New York / PERSCHOLAS GALA FUNDRAISING DINNER
Kx was pleased to have the opportunity to co-sponsor the PerScholas Gala Fundraising Dinner at Cipriani, Wall Street.
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4 Apr 2011

New York / 8TH ANNUAL HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPUTING COMPUTING LINUX FINANCIAL MARKETS CONFERENCE
Scalable Informatics Inc, the high performance storage specialists, demonstrated their latest hardware offerings including examples of fast local spinning disk and flash configurations using kdb+ databases at the 8th Annual High Performance Computing Linux Financial Markets Conference at the Roosevelt Hotel.

2-3 Mar 2011

Shanghai / TRADETECH CHINA 2011

Kx sponsored TradeTech China 2011.

4-5 Oct 2010

New York / 5TH ANNUAL FIA AND OIC NEW YORK EQUITY OPTIONS CONFERENCE

Kx was a sponsor of the 5th Annual FIA and OIC New York Equity Options Conference in New York City. Our Director of North American Sales, John Conneely, attended. He answered the questions about how Kx can help companies manage their massive quantities of data with our high-performance database.

27 Sep 2010

New York / A-TEAM INSIGHT EXCHANGE NEW YORK

Kx was a Platinum Sponsor for A-Team Insight Exchange in New York.

15 Sep 2010

London / A-TEAM INSIGHT EXCHANGE LONDON

Kx was a Platinum Sponsor for A-Team Insight Exchange in London.

31 Aug -
2 Sep 2010

Hong Kong / TRADING ARCHITECTURE 2010
Kx had a booth at Trading Architecture 2010 in Hong Kong.

28-29 Jan 2010

Shanghai / TRADETECH CHINA 2010

18-19 Nov 2009

Singapore / TRADETECH ASIA 2009