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HKUST IEDA Exploration Day (12 May 2018)

posted 1 May 2018, 23:52 by Jackie Yun Kiu Wong   [ updated 1 May 2018, 23:52 ]
The Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) will host o the IEDA Exploration Day, which will be held on 12 May 2018 (Saturday), 11:30am – 4:30pm at HKUST. 
A new undergraduate program Bachelor of Engineering in Decision Analytics (DA) will be launched in Academic Year 2018/19, in response to the societal needs of the knowledge economy. This new program places a great emphasis in predictive and prescriptive analytical tools, statistical models, machine learning algorithms, simulation, and creative modeling. Building upon this foundation of technique, students will be equipped with domain-specific knowledge in areas of Financial Engineering or Consulting Services, enabling them to source high-value-added jobs in banks, insurance companies, consulting firms, e-commerce, the travel and leisure industry, health-care organizations, in addition to working on complex issues arising in advanced manufacturing processes.

At the same time, existing UG programs of HKUST will be merged into a single major called Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management (IEEM). Students in this major can pick either Engineering Management or Logistics Management as specialization.

For more details and registration, please visit Interested students are encouraged to register online by 10 May 2018 (Thursday).

For inquiries, please contact Miss Maggie Tung at 2358 8234 (tel) or (email).