The Future of Financial Services

Advanced Projects and Applied Research in Fintech ("APAR") is a multidisciplinary initiative at the intersection of business and engineering. Its two primary goals are:

  1. to foster and undertake leading-edge research in the financial services realm empowered by deep tech and data analytics, and

  2. to explore the development of novel technological solutions and oversee their industry implementation for optimal impact on consumers, society, and industry. 

Intrigued? Learn more about us.

CS Research Fair: please see our info flyer for eningeering and technical students interested in joining our lab for Spring 2022 to contribute to a variety of research projects. Don't miss our Virtual Info Session on either Wed Jan 19, 2022 (5:00 pm ET) or Fri Jan 21, 2022 (3:30 pm ET). Email us if you have any questions. 

RESEARCH UPDATE: our latest paper, "Explainable AI for Psychological Profiling from Digital Footprints: A Case Study of Big Five Personality Predictions from Spending Data" has been published (Jan 4, 2022).  

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