Alena Kalodzitsa
Info
First Name: Alena
Last Name: Kalodzitsa
Graduation Year: 2021
Country: Belarus
Education: LCC International University

Why MIDS?

I believe that it is a unique program due to its interdisciplinary approach, two-year duration, and focus on hands-on experience and teamwork.

What excites you about data science?

I am truly fascinated by the power of data analysis in answering complex questions. In today’s world, much of the data is unstructured, so it is imperative to keep up to date with the most relevant data analysis tools and methods that provide with different strategies in dealing with complex datasets.  Data science is about learning these tools and techniques that would allow doing this. 

What research area are you most interested in?

 I am interested in the following research areas: predictive analytics, machine learning, and algorithmic trading.

What do you like to do in your free time?

 In my free time, I enjoy reading, going to the gym, talking to my family and friends, and going to the theatre/classical music events.

What is one interesting fact about you?

I love music of the 80s & 90s.