Webinar: The Experiences of a Statistician in Industry

Have you ever wondered what a statistical consulting career in industry looks like? Don’t miss an upcoming webinar sponsored by the Statistical Consulting Section titled, “The Experiences of a Statistician in Industry.” The webinar registration is free for all ASA student members.

Title: The Experiences of a Statistician in Industry
Presenter: Philip Rocco Scinto, Senior Fellow, The Lubrizol Corporation
Date and Time: Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Eastern
Sponsor: Section on Statistical Consulting
Registration deadline: June 10 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern

There are few jobs as rewarding and meaningful as a statistician in industry. The role presents a unique opportunity to enhance the capabilities of skilled scientists and engineers and have a meaningful impact on the organization’s success.

The most successful industry statisticians are practical, use critical thinking skills, and focus on results. They possess both technical and communication skills, an unselfish focus on the customer, a deep understanding of the business, and a relentless desire to have a positive impact on the organization.

This webinar will highlight the necessary skills and traits through the experiences of a statistician practicing in industry for more than three decades.

Philip R. Scinto is a senior technical fellow for the Lubrizol Corporation, where he has been employed since 1989. He is also a fellow of the American Statistical Association. Scinto holds a BS from Cornell University and an MS in statistics from Carnegie Mellon University. He is known for applying innovative statistical solutions in industry, performing practical applied research in supersaturated designs and statistical engineering, and serving in leadership roles in the ASA. His role in the development and management of a comprehensive formulation modeling and optimization system, accessible on the Lubrizol Information Warehouse (Q.LIFE), is among his proudest accomplishments.

Visit the ASA webinars page to register.