Graduate Admissions

    Virtual Lecture: How I Became a Data Scientist in Finance - Dr Zimeng Cheng

    Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at 9:00 AM until 10:00 AMEastern Daylight Time

    Zoom Web Conference

    How I Became a Data Scientist in Finance

    The financial services industry is in great need of data scientists who can help companies solve new kinds of problems and uncover new advantages in the market. This discussion with Dr. Cheng will discuss the topics he learned that are important for data science applications to finance. He’ll also touch on the kinds of questions students should ask and the program features they should look for in studying finance.

    MS in Financial Analytics

    Today’s technology-intensive finance industry is desperate for analysts who bring statistical and programming skills to banks, hedge funds and wealth management offices. The Stevens master’s in Financial Analytics teaches professionals to apply their physics, statistics or engineering skills to the lucrative finance industry. More

    Presenter: Dr. Zimeng Cheng M.S. '18

    Dr. Zimeng ChengDr. Cheng is an associate vice president and quantitative risk analyst with Citi who uses his data analytics and risk management skills to bring value to his work. He earned his master’s degree from Stevens in Financial Analytics.


    09:00AM - 09:05AM: Introduction
    09:05AM - 09:30AM: Virtual Lecture by Dr. Cheng
    09:30AM - 09:40AM: Overview of the Stevens FA Program
    09:40AM - 10:00AM: Questions & Answers


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