Podcast
Episode 63

The Past and Present of Data Science (with Sergey Fogelson)

May 31st, 2021
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Sergey Fogelson deep dives into how data science has evolved over the past decade, the largest challenges facing data teams today, and the importance of learning SQL and data democratization. 

About Sergey Fogelson

Sergey is the Vice President of Data Science and Modeling at Viacom. He began his career as an academic at Dartmouth College, where he researched the neural bases of visual category learning and obtained his Ph.D. in Cognitive Neuroscience. After leaving academia, Sergey got into the rapidly growing startup scene in the NYC metro area, where he has worked as a data scientist in digital advertising, cybersecurity, finance, and media. He is heavily involved in the NYC-area teaching community and has taught courses at various bootcamps, and has been a volunteer teacher in computer science through TEALSK12. When Sergey is not working or teaching, he is probably hiking. (He thru-hiked the Appalachian trail before graduate school).