Visiting Alumni: Data Scientists in Yokoy, Credit Suisse, M&C Saatchi World Services

Alumni Service

Date: 5 December 2023

Visiting Alumni

A Career in Data Science

With the participation of:

  • Jelena Milosevic, Sr. Data Scientist, Yokoy, Zurich (USI Degree: PhD INF, 2017)
  • Iva Ilcheva, Data Scientist /Machine Learning Engineer, Credit Suisse, Zurich (USI Degree: MAI, 2020)
  • Karunesh Choudhari, Data Science Director, M&C Saatchi World Services LLP, London (USI Degree: MMG, 2011)


on Tuesday 5 December at 17.00 - Multipurpose room, East Campus Lugano

For the presentation of the Bachelor in Data Science which will see its first edition in the academic year 2024-25.

During the event will be explained the importance of Data Science today, the added value of studying Data Science at USI and the opportunities that this new programme opens up both for the University, for its graduates and for the territory.


  • Luisa Lambertini, Rector of Università della Svizzera italiana
  • Lorenzo Cantoni, Pro-Rector for Education and Students' experience
  • Ernst-Jan Camiel Wit, Co-Director of the Bachelor in Data Science, Faculty of Informatics
  • Paul Schneider, Co-Director of the Bachelor in Data Science, Faculty of Economics


Participation at the event is free of charge, for organisational reasons registration is highly appreciated:

More information here.

At the end of the presentation, an aperitif will follow.