November 6-7, 2023 | Harvard Club, New York, New York
The conference will cover many critical and emerging aspects of forecasting, including the role of AI and large language models, forecasting for the new era and the changing role of the forecaster, how to best measure the performance of your forecasts, and the value of the results from forecasting competitions in practice. In particular, the findings of the M6 financial forecasting competition will be presented.
Professor Spyros Makridakis and the organizers of the M6 competition will elaborate on the winning methods and their practical implications. The program will also include talks from distinguished speakers of major software/technology companies, as well as known academics from top-level universities. It will feature presentations of the three most accurate methods of the M6 Competition by the developers themselves, who will also discuss how their methods can be implemented by others. Finally, the program will include panel discussions focusing on organizational aspects of forecasting and the future of forecasting.