After Work Seminar on the Value of Big Data

Seminar Tue 17 May 2022
time and place

Tuesday 17 May 2022, 16:00–17:00
SNS, Jakobsbergsgatan 18, Stockholm. After the seminar, an after work with drinks and snacks is arranged.

How does the big data revolution affect firm dynamics and the economy? Financial economist Maryam Farboodi from MIT presents her research and discusses the economics of the data economy with Sven Törnkvist, Head of EQT Digital, and Anna Albinsson, CEO Whispr Group.

The discussion will revolve around the opportunities and consequences of the rapid technological advances in data collection and analytics for firm competitiveness, trading strategies in the financial markets and ultimately economic growth.

After the seminar you are more than welcome to continue the conversation over drinks.

The seminar is part of IIES/SNS International Policy Talks.


Anna Albinsson, CEO Whispr Group

Maryam Farboodi, the Jon D. Gruber Career Development Professor and an Assistant Professor of Finance at the MIT Sloan School of Management

Sven Törnkvist, Head of EQT Digital

The seminar is held in English and is chaired by Tessa Bold, Associate Professor of Economics at IIES, Stockholm University.


The seminar is free of charge and open to everyone.

You can choose to participate digitally or on site at the SNS offices at Jakobsbergsgatan 18, Stockholm. Register using one of the above registration buttons.

After the seminar, an after work with drinks and snacks is arranged.

In case of cancellation after May 16 or in case of no-show, SEK 395 ex, VAT will be charged for those who registered to participate on site (this also applies to those who participate free of charge).

*List of SNS members/Information about membership