Quantum For Quants [Fully Booked]

With James Liu and Vincent Loy


Join James Liu, Director of Business Development, Public Sector (Asia-Pacific and Japan) of Amazon Web Services, and Vincent Loy, Assistant Managing Director of Monetary Authority of Singapore for a night of investment learning and understanding how Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) innovates. 


Part 1: Introduction to quantum for quants


Quantitative investment strategy is a vital investment tool in the financial industry. With the in-depth development and cross integration of cloud-based quantum computer and artificial intelligence (AI), quantitative investment strategies are progressing towards perfection. The goal is to exploit quantum computer technology to develop reliable and above all “disciplined” trading strategies by reducing irrational investment to improve investment efficiency and optimize investment portfolio.


You will learn the concepts of quants, quantum computing and financial AI and machine learning (ML), how to use a development framework to create your own trading quants platform, and apply the framework to investment:


  • • Knowledge Chapter - Understand the concept and history of quantitative investment,  quantum computing, and their impacts
  • • Solution Chapter - Introduce the development framework to build quants on the quantum cloud
  • • Application Chapter - Apply theory and use the step by step guide to create three common quantitative investment strategies on quantum computer using AI, ML, and artificial neural network (ANN) in investment


Part 2: Innovation in MAS


Innovation is transforming the Asia financial sector with digitalization of financial services enables financial institutions to expand their global footprint, opens the door to new players, and sets the stage for increasing cross-border connectivity with technology.  Vincent will share the story on how MAS become a leader in Asia financial innovation.


Wednesday, May 5 [Fully Booked]

6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

The Galbraith Ballroom

Member: $10 (includes light refreshments)




About James Liu 

James was the first Amazon Web Services (AWS) Public Sector employee in the region, tasked to manage the public sector business (Government, Healthcare, Education, and National Financial Services) Since 2012. He is responsible for shaping and delivering a national strategy to build mind share and broad use of Cloud-based Quantum Computing, Artificial Intelligence, and Blockchain. James is also an accredited investor, focused on Quantitative investment and Algorithmic trading.


About Vincent Loy

Vincent was appointed Executive management committee (Exco) member at MAS, responsible for Technology (CIO functions), Data (CDO functions), Digital, Cybersecurity (CISO function), and Technology Regulations (TRM). 


He sits on the boards of major international companies including government-linked organizations, such as the Monetary Authority of Singapore International Advisory Board on Cybersecurity, NUS School of Computing Industry Advisory Board and Adjunct Prof, NUS Business School Accounting Advisory Board, and was a subcommittee member for Committee for Future Economy of Singapore. Vincent is also an independent board director at Integrated Health Information System in Singapore and NUS Crystal Centre.




Terms & Conditions

• Register by Monday, May 3

• Slots are on a first come, first served basis

• This event is limited to 30 participants


For more information or to register, please drop by the Concierge, call 6737-3411, or email concierge@amclub.org.sg



Event Properties:

Event date: Wed-May-05-2021 12:00 am
Event End Date: Wed-May-05-2021 12:00 am
Capacity Unlimited