March 30, 2016 | David Mordecai was a speaker at Accenture Technology Vision 2016

David K.A. Mordecai was invited to speak at the Accenture Technology Vision 2016 event in New York on March 30th, 2016.

Paul Daugherty, Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Accenture moderated the event. The panel was entitled People First: The Primacy of People in the Digital Age. The other speakers for the event were the following:

    • Taso Du Val CEO of Toptal,
    • David Kirkpatrick Founder and CEO of Techonomy Media, and
    • Judith Spitz Executive-in-Residence at Cornell Tech and former CIO of Verizon.

David Mordecai is Co-Managing Member of Numerati® Partners, and Lead Investigator at RiskEcon® Lab @Courant.

The mission of RiskEcon® Lab @ Courant is to enable, facilitate and coordinate academic research focusing on these patterns and trends, via the development of commercially-viable, analytic applications employing computational statistical tools in conjunction with innovative and non-traditional data structures. In addition, the lab’s activities involve the advancement of applied mathematical statistics and computational economics, through interdisciplinary post-doctoral, postgraduate, graduate research and education in data science and social computing.

RiskEcon® Lab for Decision Metrics was established in 2011 at Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, an independent division of New York University (NYU). Courant is considered to be one of the world’s leading mathematics educational and scientific research centers, and has been ranked first in research in applied mathematics.

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. The Accenture Technology Vision 2016 investigates five trends behind a ‘people-first’ approach: Intelligent automation, liquid workforces, the platform economy, predictable disruption and digital trust.