F.P. Hogenboom MSc (Frederik)


Role in Erasmus Studio:
Researcher in project Financial Events Recognition in News for Algorithmic Trading

Contact details:
email: fhogenboom@remove-this.ese.eur.nl
website: http://people.few.eur.nl/fhogenboom
phone: +31 10 4088907
address for visitors: Erasmus University Rotterdam, Campus Woudestein, Room H10-21
mail: Econometric Institute, Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, P.O. Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands

 

Frederik Hogenboom is an ERIM PhD candidate at Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam. He obtained cum laude the MSc degree in Economics and Informatics from the Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands, in 2009, specializing in Computational Economics. During his bachelor and master programmes, he published research mainly focused on the Semantic Web and learning agents. Currently, he is active within the multidisciplinary field of business intelligence and continues his research in a PhD track at the Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands. His NWO-funded PhD project focuses on ways to employ financial event discovery in emerging news for algorithmic trading, hereby combining techniques from various disciplines, amongst which Semantic Web, text mining, artificial intelligence, machine learning, linguistics, and finance. Other research interests are related to applications of computer science in economic environments, agent-based systems, and applications of the Semantic Web.