WSTA to host “Emerging Information Technologies” Virtual Panel

The Wall Street Technology Association (WSTA®), a not-for-profit organization that provides financial technology and business professionals a forum to learn from and connect with each other, will host a virtual panel discussion on “Emerging Information Technologies” on November 15, 2022.

Speakers at this event include Panel Moderator: Johna Till Johnson, CEO, and Founder, Nemertes; representatives from financial services, Premier Panel Sponsor: Cohesity; Speaking Sponsor: Rubrik, and Panel Sponsor: Redis. For more information, visit

“Financial firms do their best to stay on top of emerging technologies from the Metaverse to quantum cryptography, but it’s a neverending challenge,” says Johna Till Johnson, CEO of Nemertes and WSTA Content Committee Chair. “This event brings together thought leaders and resources around key emerging technologies that financial technologists should be on top of for 2023 and beyond.”

Event Description Emerging technologies from AI and ML to quantum computing are reshaping how financial services firms manage, analyze, and extract value from information. But which technologies, and what value?

This session focuses on the art and science of applying emerging technologies to create value. What are the most significant emerging and disruptive technologies on the horizon for 2023? How should technologists prepare to test, validate, adopt, and operate them? Thought leadership presentations focus on assessing these emerging technologies and providing use cases, best practices, and recommendations for implementing them effectively.

Topics to be Covered Include:

  •     AI, ML, and deep learning
  •     Quantum computing and cryptography
  •     Augmented/virtual reality
  •     Bots, avatars, and the metaverse
  •     Predictive analytics and decision-making
  •     Observability
  •     Behavioral threat analytics
  •     Data and information security
  •     Secure storage and deletion
  •     Next-generation cybersecurity

About the Wall Street Technology Association (WSTA) The WSTA facilitates virtual and in-person educational and networking events where members meet and exchange ideas and best practices that assist them in effectively capitalizing on technology advances in areas such as Cybersecurity, Analytics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Mobility, Wireless, Machine Learning (ML), Data, Cloud, Blockchain, Digital, Architecture, etc. and dealing with financial industry business challenges. Founded in 1967, the WSTA is a not-for-profit association with a long history of evolving to meet the needs of its members.

The WSTA hosts seminars, roundtables, panel discussions, and social events. These events offer many opportunities to learn about leading technologies, as well as network and share information with industry colleagues. The WSTA’s educational TechTrends provides additional content and information about the WSTA and industry-related activities. The website is a dynamic resource providing access to additional resources including webinars, white papers, videos, and information about other industry events.

About Nemertes Nemertes is a global research-based advisory and consulting firm that analyzes the business value of emerging technologies. Since 2002, we have provided strategic recommendations based on data-driven operational and business metrics to help organizations deliver successful technology transformation to employees and customers. Simply put: Nemertes’ better data helps clients make better decisions.