The ATIS Workshop on Time Sync in Financial Markets
January 25, 2017 | New York Stock Exchange


Time Description
8:00 - 9:00 AM Registration/Continental Breakfast
9:00 - 9:05 AM
  • Pat Diamond, Principal, Diamond Consulting
    Time and Money Chair
9:05 - 9:15 AM Overview: Why Time Matters to Financial Markets
  • Andy Bach, Board Member, Resilient Navigation
    and Timing Foundation
9:15 – 9:45 AM Keynote: Increasing Resilience for Positioning,
Navigation and Timing
  • Bob Kolasky, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Infrastructure
    Protection, Department of Homeland Security
9:45 – 10:05 AM How to Get a Good Time
  • Marc Weiss, PhD, Marc Weiss Consulting
10:05 – 10:30 AM UTC and NIST Time
  • Dr. Judah Levine, Fellow, Time and Frequency Division, NIST
10:30 – 10:45 AM Exhibits
Networking Break

Sponsored by    Metamako
10:45 – 11:30 AM How Do the U.S., Europe and Asia Address Timing?
  • Moderator: Larry Tabb, Founder & CEO, Tabb Group
  • Scott Caudell, Chief Information Officer, Pico
  • Paul Skoog, Senior Product Manager, Microsemi
  • Dr. David Snowdon, CTO, Metamako
11:30 AM – 12:15 PM GPS Time Reliability and Traceability: What it Means
in Financial Markets
  • Moderator: Pat Diamond, Principal, Diamond Consulting
  • Andy Bach, Board Member, Resilient Navigation
    and Timing Foundation
  • Richard Funderburk, Timing Systems Architect, Trimble
  • Richard Linzy, Senior Data/Facility Architecture Engineer, Windstream
  • Tom Pfeifer, Senior Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton
12:15 – 12:30 PM Lunch Address: Resilient Timing: GPS, Atomic Clocks, and Now STL
  • John Fischer, Chief Technology Officer, Spectracom
12:30 – 1:15 PM Exhibits

Sponsored by    Spectracom
1:15 – 1:35 PM NTP vs. PTP: How do you get accuracy?
  • Dr. Doug Arnold, Principal Technologist, Meinberg USA
1:35 – 1:55 PM Pragmatic Approaches for Sync Delivery in Finance Markets
  • Gil Biran, Senior Vice President and General Manager
    Oscilloquartz, an ADVA Optical Networking Company
1:55 – 2:20 PM Practical Fault Tolerance for Time Distribution in
Financial Markets
  • Victor Yodaiken, CEO, FSMLabs
2:20 – 2:45 PM

Differences Between Telecom and the Financial
Network Environment

  • Kamatchi Gopalakrishnan, Distinguished Engineer System Architect and Domain Expert Timing and Synchronization, Juniper Networks
2:45 – 3:00 PM Exhibits
Networking Break

Sponsored by    Metamako
3:00 – 3:45 PM Timing as a Service
  • Moderator: Victor Yodaiken, CEO, FSMLabs
  • Kathryn Condello, Director, National Security/Emergency
    Preparedness, CenturyLink
  • Lee Cosart, Senior Technologist, Microsemi
  • Dr. Leon Lobo, Strategic Business Development Manager
    National Physical Laboratory
  • Dr. Jock Percy, CEO, Perseus
3:45 – 4:15 PM Across Time and Space – MiFID, Dodd-Frank and
Universal Time
  • George Bollenbacher, Partner, Head of Regulatory Practice Capital Markets Advisors
4:15 – 4:45 PM Keynote: Speed and Latency in U.S. Equity Markets
  • Austin Gerig, Assistant Director - Office of Research and Data Services, Division of Economic and Risk Analysis, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

**Agenda subject to change.


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