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Confluence Application Development – Collaboration in the Financial Sector and Beyond

Michael Kalnicki, Blue Mountain Captial 

Confluence is at the core of everything at Blue Mountain Capital, a leading investment management firm. In this talk, you'll learn how Confluence can be used as a platform for business applications through the use of third-party add-ons and custom-built extensions.

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About the speaker

Michael Kalnicki, Quantitative Strategist, Blue Mountain Capital

Michael Kalnicki has worked in the financial industry for 12 years, developing and managing software projects at leading hedge funds and investment banks. He currently works as a Quantitative Strategist at BlueMountain Capital and leads the implementation of collaboration and research tools using Confluence. In less than two years these have become a central part of the company culture, helping the firm grow effectively while reducing time spent in meetings.

He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Columbia University.