MUSING Executive Workshop

MUSING Executive Workshop

“Turning data into risk knowledge: Implementation of semantic-based risk management processes in the financial services industry”

Location - The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), Bankside House, 24 Sumner Street, London SE1 9JA on 21 May 2008.

3 March 2008 - Presenting the latest in business technology, MUSING delivers next-generation knowledge management solutions and services to enable perceptive business intelligence activities, directly at the end-users premises. By applying innovative technological solutions, MUSING provides exclusive services for three business intelligence application areas:

• Financial Risk Management
• Internationalisation
• IT operational Risk & Business Community

This one day event will provide an insight into some of the latest technologies being developed by MUSING. Also, the event will include presentations from internationally recognised experts who will be discussing the following topics:
• Data become knowledge: Modelling knowledge for risk governance
• Innovative solutions for valuing data in risk management in the financial industry in Basel II age
• Emerging standards in the financial industry: XBRL at work
• How ontologies can help financial organisations in improving their risk management processes
• Integration of unstructured data into risk management for the financial industry
• Web-based services for SMEs’ risk self-assessment in the web2.0 era
• Alignment with European Commission's policies

Furthermore, there will be a networking panel session that will provide the chance to discuss, make contacts and also cooperation opportunities. Participants are also encouraged to propose presentations.

The workshop is a fantastic opportunity to see what MUSING will have to offer. It is co-financed by the European Commission; participation is free of charge; however, please note that places are limited and reserved on a first come, first served basis.
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For further information regarding the event, contact the MUSING team at