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Joost van der Burgt

Senior Policy Advisor on Artificial Intelligence and Fintech at De Nederlandsche Bank

Joost van der Burgt is a Senior Policy Advisor on Artificial Intelligence and Fintech at De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB), the prudential regulator of The Netherlands. Before he joined DNB in August 2015, Joost worked in the Strategy and Risk Analysis department at the Dutch Financial Markets Authority (AFM) for four years, where he also focused on FinTech and the implications of technological innovation for the financial sector. Joost earned a BSc in Business Studies from Fontys University Eindhoven, a BA in Philosophy from Tilburg University, an MA in Political Philosophy from the University of Amsterdam and an MSc in Risk Management from VU University School of Business and Economics and he is currently pursuing a BSc in Artificial Intelligence at VU University Amsterdam

My Sessions

Keynote – Explainable AI (DNB)

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Explainable AI seems to be at the heart of the current debate on the responsible use of AI in the financial sector. As financial firms increasingly deploy advanced data analytics (such as deep neural nets) in their business processes, the need we feel to understand what is going on ‘under the hood’, naturally, becomes stronger. […]

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Panel Discussion – “The Impact of Data Science in Banks” by Senior Management

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In this session, senior management members from ABN, ING, Rabobank, dVB  and DNB will discuss the impact of data science in the banks. The discussion topics will include: The possible impediments realizing this impact The collaboration within individual banks, between banks and with other institutions Bias, fairness and transparency

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