The mission of the Statistics@Work speaker series is to expose students of all levels to how statistics is used in practice across a large swath of data science fields. The MSSP program invites speakers from industry to present on the data-centric challenges that accompany a career in their sector, and the manner in which statistical training can help meet those challenges. Opportunity for informal “meet-and-greet” follows each presentation, where students and speakers chat over refreshments.

  • Carlos Morales, Director, Global Portfolio Strategy, Liberty Mutual
  • Alok Pattani, Quantitative Analyst, Google
  • Marc L. Berger, Vice President, Real World Data and Analytics in the Global Health & Value Group, Pfizer Inc.
  • Jason Xin, Principal Data Scientist, Optum Enterprise Analytics
  • Clementine Plati, Data Scientist, TripAdvisor
  • Xiaoyu Jiang, Director, Sanofi
  • David Liu, Director of Data Science, CVS Health
  • Tom Foth, Senior Director, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC)
  • Kate Donahue, Senior Data Scientist, Booz Allen Hamilton

Spring 2023 Schedule

Mary Louie

Corporate Vice President and Director of Data Science and AI in NY Life Insurance

April 3rd, 2023

5:30PM CCDS, B64

Data Science and AI in the Life Insurance Industry

Our speaker shares what it’s like to work as a data scientist in the life insurance industry.



Iyue Sung

Vice President of Analytics at Amwell

April 17th, 2023

5:30PM CCDS, B64