The Fin-ML’s 5-year milestone event will be held on 7-8 November 2023, at Montreal.

This event will highlight research and achievements to date, as well as the trends observed in the market following the application of various machine learning models in banking, insurance & investments.

Since 2018, over a hundred students at all levels have been trained through the NSERC-CREATE Program on Machine Learning in Quantitative Finance and Business Analytics (Fin-ML CREATE), with the aim to form a new generation of finance professionals to meet the modelling, implementation needs and challenges in the Canadian financial industry.


HEC Montréal – Hélène Desmarais Building
A.335 Amphitheatre | Rachelle and Alain-Paris

501 Rue De La Gauchetière Ouest
Montréal, QC H2Z 1X6


Metro: Square-Victoria-OACI

REM: Gare centrale


  • 5 guest professors 
  • 30+ Fin-ML Students & Alumni – presenting their collaborative projects or thesis with the support of many of our industrial partners!
  • 7 themes spread on 2 days representing latest research and trends.
  • Special panel by McGill St-Laurent on how to navigate the Wild West of carbon credits!
  • Networking event not to be missed! A chance to connect with both industry and academia.

Most presentations will be given in English to accomodate our out-of-town students from our participating universities.

A big THANK YOU to our sponsors!