Wall Street Math Physics Sept 14 NY

Jack Sarfatti sarfatti at ix.netcom.com
Thu Aug 31 14:15:15 EST 1995


>From the Sarfatti Group, Philadelphia Office.

SQA

MEASUREMENT, MODEL, and EXPLANATION

Society of Quantitative Analysts
Annual "Fuzzy Day" Seminar
September 14, 1995
The Williams Club  ---  24 East 39th Street   --   New York, NY

NULL HYPOTHESIS:
 Financial Market participants and Cosmologists DO NOT have in common:

The attempt numerically, to describe unique past events.
The attempt to explain the causes of unique past events.
The attempt to write models that may describe unique past events.

The Society of Quantitative Analysts presents a Cosmologist, an
Astronomer, a Physicist, and a
Practitioner to address the above assertion.

PROGRAM SCHEDULE

9:00AM
Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:15AM
Videotape presentation of
Benoit Mandelbrot's fractal concept

9:30AM

FINANCIAL MODELING ON WALL STREET: A PHYSICIST'S PERSPECTIVE
Emmanual Derman, Ph.D.
Quantitative Strategies Group
Goldman, Sachs and Co.

10:45AM

A COSMOLOGIST'S PERSPECTIVE
Andrei Linde, Ph.D.
Professor of Physics
Stanford University

Video Tape will accompany selected presentations

11:45AM
Luncheon

12:45PM
AN ASTRONOMER'S PERSPECTIVE
Freeman J. Dyson, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
Institute of Advanced Study
Princeton, NJ

1:45PM

A PRACTITIONER'S PERSPECTIVE
Ivan E. Stux, Ph.D.
Principal
Morgan Stanley and Company, Inc.


2:45PM
Program Adjourns

The Williams Club
24 East 39th Street
New York, New York

Seminar Fees:
SQA Member -- $185.00
Non-Member -- $285.00


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