F.P. Hogenboom MSc (Frederik)
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.