Capstone – Project Charter

Financial Market Prediction (Sector ETFs)

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Engagement Synopsis

Using financial data to forecast up and down days in various sectors using ETFs. Elaboration a bonus into the degree of a increase / decrease and current market environment (can be described in more detail). Focus is the US market. ETFs used as proxy for sectors (SPDRS).

Company Information

CompanyBGC Partners
HQ
RevenueUnlisted
EmployeesUnlisted
StagePre-Revenue Startup
Hiring Potential
Website

Company Overview

Company Supervising Team

Sales Trader

Sean

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Course Info & Engagement Details

SchoolUniversity of the District of Columbia (UDC)
Engagement FormatCapstone - Small Team Consulting Project - Students work in small groups of 2-6 directly with faculty and host company project champions on developing real solutions to real-world challenges.
ProgramComputer Science and Information Technology
CourseThe Use of Conscious AI to Improve Business Performance
LevelGraduate
Students Enrolled10
Meeting Day & TimeMonday and Wednesday 4:30pm-5:50pm
Student Time Commitment4-7 Hours Per Week
Company Time Commitment1 Hour
Duration9 weeks (02/29/2020 - 04/30/2020)
Departments Involved
File Attachments

School Supervisors

Instructor

Byunggu

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Students

There are currently no students assigned.

Collaboration Timeline

  • December 20, 2019

    Collaboration request published. Companies may express interest in participating.

  • December 29, 2019

    School faculty will begin interviewing interested companies and discuss project ideas.

  • February 21, 2020

    Final date for companies to express interest in participating.

  • February 21, 2020

    OFFICIAL PROJECT LAUNCH: We’ll find a time on this day to web conference you into our class to kickoff the project.

  • February 28, 2020

    School faculty and project champion finalize project charter, legal documents, and background materials.

  • April 30, 2020

    OFFICIAL PROJECT END: We’ll find a time on this day to web conference you into our class to close the project.

Key Milestones & Project Process