Next Gen Fintech: Performance, Complexity & Privacy

Senior architects and programmers in the financial industry know that modern Fintech depends heavily on technology to manage finances. Cloud computing is now essential, but it brings challenges in data breaches, privacy, security, and performance. The emergence of machine learning also presents new approaches to financial advisory and regulatory requirements.

Join senior experts in this track to learn about solutions to these challenges and stay on top of the latest trends and best practices for Fintech.

From this track


Maximizing Performance and Efficiency in Financial Trading Systems through Vertical Scalability and Effective Testing

Wednesday Jun 14 / 10:35AM EDT

In the fast-paced world of financial trading, speed, and efficiency are essential. To achieve this, vertical scalability is crucial in order-processing systems. However, achieving vertical scalability can be a significant challenge for developers. That's why testing is critical.

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Peter Lawrey

CEO @Chronicle_SW

Session Data

Performance and Scale - Domain-Oriented Objects vs Tabular Data Structures

Wednesday Jun 14 / 11:50AM EDT

Working with large data structures in memory poses certain restrictions on performance and scalability.

Speaker image - Donald Raab
Donald Raab

Managing Director and Distinguished Engineer @BNY Mellon

Speaker image - Rustam Mehmandarov
Rustam Mehmandarov

Chief Engineer @Computas AS

Session API Security

Protecting APIs in Financial Services with Zero Trust Overlay Mesh Networks

Wednesday Jun 14 / 01:40PM EDT

As a senior software developer in the financial services industry knows, protecting APIs from cyber threats and attacks is critical.

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Clint Dovholuk

Head of Developer Experience @OpenZiti / NetFoundry


Unconference: Next Gen Fintech

Wednesday Jun 14 / 02:55PM EDT

What is an unconference? An unconference is a participant-driven meeting. Attendees come together, bringing their challenges and relying on the experience and know-how of their peers for solutions.

Session Security

Implementing OSSF Scorecards Across an Organization

Wednesday Jun 14 / 04:10PM EDT

Open Source Security Foundation (OSSF) Scorecards provide a way for open source users to determine whether maintainers are being diligent about securing their link in the software security supply chain.

Speaker image - Chris Swan
Chris Swan

Engineer @atsigncompany

Session Fintech

Portfolio Analysis at Scale: Running Risk and Analytics on 15+ Million Portfolios Every Day

Wednesday Jun 14 / 05:25PM EDT

In finance, many common calculations are more or less just linear algebra – but at a massive scale and done very fast.

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William Chen

Director and Technical Fellow @BlackRock


Wednesday Jun 14 / 10:30AM EDT


Track Host

Neha Sardana

Vice President & Senior Developer @MorganStanley

Neha Sardana, currently serving as the Vice President and Senior Developer at Morgan Stanley in New York, brings over a decade of experience in the financial services industry across Europe and the US. Apart from her professional commitments, Neha is an active member of the Garden State JUG and NYJavaSIG, where she contributes her expertise in Java technology. As a fervent supporter of open-source software (OSS), she enjoys discussing and writing about everything related to it on her blog.

You can find her on Twitter: nehasardana09 and LinkedIn: Neha Sardana

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