Press Release: CEO and Co-Founder Yaron Golgher Featured Speaker at POALIM Bank Conference

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Press Release — On November 13-17, 2016 — Yaron Golgher, the CEO and Co-founder at I Know First will be attending Bank Hapoalim Poalim Startup Week as a featured speaker.

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I Know First, Ltd. is a financial technology company that provides daily investment forecasts based on an advanced, self-learning algorithm. The Algorithm was developed by Dr. Lipa Roitman, a scientist with over 35 years of experience in the field, and who now leads our Research & Development team to further develop and enhance the algorithm. Dr. Lipa Roitman is an R&D Chemist with a long record in computer modeling of processes, product development and process development. The concept of the current algorithm has crystallized following years of prior research into the nature of chaotic systems.

Bank Hapoalim aims to promote the hi-tech industry in Israel, and support the next generation of entrepreneurs, startups and developers in the areas of hi-tech and FinTech. The event is 5 days long, starting on November 13-17, 2016. It will be located at Beit Hashmaot–Menachem Begin St 21, which is in the heart of Tel Aviv, Israel.


Yaron Golgher will be speaking during the “Trading: Is this the end for the human broker?” discussion from 10:30-12:00 AM, accompanied by William Hockey from Plaid and Haim Pinto from Bank Hapoalim. This topic will cover the AI trading that is taking over the finance sector. Yaron Golgher will discuss our algorithm and how it affects the finance market.

Co-Founder and CEO of I Know First Ltd., Yaron Golgher has over 15 years of experience leading projects based on forecasting algorithms and predictive analytics, as well as developing quantitative trading strategies, algorithmic trading applications, and big-data solutions for hedge funds and institutional clients.

More information about the event can be found here and a more information in Hebrew on Yaron Golgher can be found here.