Join us for the second DSF-R Conference!

The International Conference on Data Science in Finance with R
Demystifying the buzz around Artificial Intelligence in Finance

September 19-20, 2019 in Vienna

DSF-R Conference

The DSF-R (International Conference of Data Science in Finance with R) is the annual conference hosted by the Academy of Data Science in Finance in cooperation with WU Vienna. The conference aims to bring academics and finance professionals together to discuss all applications of contemporary Data Science approaches to the area of Finance. These topics include Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Sentiment Analysis and Prescriptive Analytics.

Click here to find out more about our exciting first DSF-R in 2018!

Mission Statement

This conference has been created to demystify the buzz around Artificial Intelligence (AI) and to focus on reality instead of hype. The collaboration of academic practicioners and practical academics will show how everyone in the Finance Industry can benefit from the unprecedented progress in Data Science technologies.

Program Overview

We are currently designing our 2019 program!

Please click here to check out the exciting program of the first DSF-R in 2018!

If you want to contribute to our 2019 conference, please click here to submit your proposal!

[Day 1]
Applied Talks

Day One is focused on talks by industry experts and academics on Finance related applications of Data Science. The whole spectrum of possible applications will be covered.

WHAT can be done!

[Day 2]
Technical Sessions

Day Two is meant to provide in-depth discussion on new and cutting edge technologies, including all contemporary AI for Finance methods like Deep Learning and Sentiment Analysis.

HOW it can be done!

Social Events

The conference will be accompanied by networking events in the beautiful city of Vienna. Be sure to be able to spend the weekend after the conference in Vienna too!

ENJOY Vienna!

Organizing Committee

Bettina Gruen

Bettina Grün


Alexander Eisl

Alexander Eisl

Ronald Hochreiter


Christian Ochs


Stefan Theußl


The conference will take place at the new campus of the WU Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU Vienna).

Contact us

Academy of Data Science in Finance e.V.
Scheimpfluggasse 1/15
1190 Wien, Österreich