MSc Taster Day
Friday 19th July 2019
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
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
- Professor Sotiris Tsolacos, Course Director of MSc in Real Estate Investment:
In the new UK-EU era, does London real estate pose a risk to UK’s financial system?
- Professor Nikos Nomikos, Course Director of MSc in Shipping, Trade & Finance
An Introduction to Shipping and the Management of Shipping Risk
14:15 Coffee break
14:45 Choice of sample lecture:
- Dr Dirk Nitzsche, Courses Director of MSc in Mathematical Trading & Finance, MSc in Quantitative Finance and MSc in Financial Mathematics:
Saving for the future : Should we follow funds or managers?
- Dr Sara Jones, Course Director, Masters in Innovation, Creativity and Leadership (MICL)
Resilience through Creative Leadership: developing personal resilience for yourself and those around you
15:45 Drinks and networking