CMDA Insights from Industry Lecture

Tanya Coutray, Data Analytics on a Global Scale

Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 3:30 pm -4:30 pm

War Memorial Gym, room 124


Tanya Coutray is a Senior Director of Data and Analytics in Walmart’s Global Ethics and Compliance organization. She graduated from Virginia Tech with bachelor and masters degrees in Mathematics.

Tanya will give an overview of the types of analytics that are done at Walmart, the complexities of scope and scale, and the fascinating dynamics of a truly International presence. She will share her experience in technology, data and analytics, and how her degrees in mathematics from Virginia Tech positioned her in this career.

This lecture is co-sponsored by the Academy of Integrated Science, the Department of Mathematics, the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, CMDA Club, and the Association of Women in Mathematics