Moneyball for Startups

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

TIME: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

LOCATION: Martin Trust Center, E40-160

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Come hear from Professor Tauhid Zaman about the algorithm that picks ‘winning startups’. Find out how their model was able to construct sample portfolios with exit rates double that of top VC firms.

Professor Zaman’s bio:

Tauhid is the KDD Career Development Professor in Communications and Technology MIT Sloan School of Management. He received his BS, MEng, and PhD degrees in electrical engineering and computer science from MIT. His research interest is in behavioral analytics, with a focus on solving operational problems using behavioral models, modern statistical methods, and network algorithms. His work has been featured in the Wallstreet Journal, Wired, Mashable, the LA Times, and Time Magazine.