MSc Taster Day
Friday 20th July 2018
In order to give you a taste of what life will be like as a student at Cass, every year we host our MSc Taster Day, open to current MSc offer holders only. The day will include a choice of taster lectures as well as the chance for you to meet staff from our careers service and admissions team. The lectures will be followed by a drinks and networking session which will enable you to start bonding with your future classmates ahead of the September start of your studies.
09:45 Registration opens
Dean Marianne Lewis
10:45 Careers Workshop
A practical workshop hosted by Relationship Managers from Cass Careers to help you prepare your career strategy.
11.45 Entrepreneurship at Cass
Aurore Hochard, Head of Entrepreneurship Programmes
13:15 Choice of sample lecture
- Dr Nick Motson, Associate Dean, MSc Programmes
Smart Beta, Scrabble and Simian Indices
- Dr Susan Hill, Senior Lecturer in Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Innovation in Large Companies: Patterns of Seeing, Thinking and Acting
14:15 Coffee break
14:45 Choice of sample lecture:
- Dr Dirk Nitzsche, Course Director, MSc in Financial Mathematics, MSc in Mathematical Trading & Finance and MSc in Quantitative Finance
Investing in Equity Mutual Funds : What do we have to look out for?
- Professor Sotiris Tsolacos, Course Director, MSc in Real Estate Investment
The outlook for real estate markets at times of uncertainty
15:45 Drinks and networking