Executive Speaker Series

Jobs of the Future: Tackling the Skills Shortage on Data Science and Cybersecurity


Today’s world faces new business problems which require a new generation of professionals.

Both companies and government organizations need qualified professionals that can help them discover actionable insights, and to help secure their data. But finding that talent has been a challenge.

According to Forbes, “Data Scientist was one of the 10 toughest job positions to fill in 2016.”

Data Scientists, Security Analysts, Chief Information Officers, or Chief Data Officers are just some examples of the type of roles that are needed nowadays and will continue growing with the digital transformation that we are experiencing.

Come and learn more about the jobs of the future and how IE Business School is delivering the needed skills to tackle this new business challenges which are part of the 4th Industrial Revolution in which we live.

About the Presenter:

Marcos Ramírez is passionate about innovation, technology, and Big Data. He holds a Master in Management from IE Business School and studied Industrial Engineering at Tecnologico de Monterrey. He has worked in the energy sector as project controller for oil & gas, telecom, and electrical projects. Currently, he is Associate Director of the Master in Business Analytics and Big Data & Master in Cybersecurity at IE in addition to a certified consultant in the financial module by SAP and Associate Project Manager by PMI.

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