Registration Opens for FICO World 2016, the Decisions Conference | FICO TONBELLER

Registration Opens for FICO World 2016, the Decisions Conference

FICO® World 2016 will take place in Washington, DC, April 26-29

  • Registration is now open, and special early-bird discounts are available for the first 100 people to register
  • Noted behavioral economist, Dan Ariely will present a keynote on how and why people act the way they do
  • Four-day conference will feature more than 100 speakers and nearly 80 breakout sessions on topics including analytic innovation, cybersecurity and regulatory compliance

Analytics software firm FICO (NYSE:FICO) today announced  that registration is open for FICO® World 2016, the decisions conference, which will take place April 26 - 29 at the Washington Hilton in Washington, DC. At FICO World 2016, an estimated 1,000 professionals responsible for customer onboarding and experience, pricing, cybersecurity, risk management, compliance, fraud and IT will explore the latest technologies and strategies for unlocking insights and powering the best decisions possible.

The FICO World theme, "The Decisions Conference,” stems from the unprecedented change that FICO clients are facing, from new business models to shifting customer expectations and security risks. Thriving in this new landscape requires harnessing data to make smarter and more precise decisions.

Keynote presenter Dan Ariely will discuss his research into how and why people act the way they do, and the implications for business innovation, strategy, marketing and pricing. Ariely is the best-selling author of The (Honest) Truth About Dishonesty, The Upside of Irrationality and Predictably Irrational. He is also the James B. Duke Professor of Behavioral Economics at Duke University. Other keynote presenters will include FICO executives Dr. Stuart Wells, executive vice president and chief technology and products officer, and Jim Wehmann, executive vice president for Scores. The conference will also feature a special keynote panel bringing together leading firms from multiple industries to discuss how advanced decision management technology has transformed their businesses.

 “Our clients come to FICO World to connect with other businesses and thought leaders who are putting analytic insight into action,” said Wayne Huyard, executive vice president of sales, marketing and services at FICO. “Our clients tell us that FICO World is the best place to learn about the latest in analytic and decision technology. That’s why FICO World continues to grow, and an unprecedented number of clients choose to participate in our sessions.”

The conference will feature more than 100 speakers in nearly 80 breakout sessions on analytic innovation, auto lending, collections, credit scoring, customer onboarding and experience, cybersecurity, insurance, mortgage lending and regulatory compliance. FICO® World 2016 will also include a special executive track for select senior clients, and a “Practical and Tactical” track for technical audiences. Other events will include the FICO® Auto Forum for auto lenders, and the popular FICO® World Credit Boot Camp, for newer lenders.

Early Registration Promotion
Registration is open at The first 100 people to register will get a special $1099 rate — a savings of $500 off the full registration fee. Visit the FICO World 2016 registration fees page for more information about other special discounts and group passes.

For additional information on sponsorship and promotional opportunities at FICO World 2016, visit the FICO World sponsors page.