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Revisiting WorldQuant CEO Igor Tulchinsky’s Conversation with World Economic Forum Podcast Meet the Leader

May 12, 2022
In this conversation, Igor Tulchinsky explains why he founded WorldQuant University — to upskill some of the most talented people around the world.
Cover of Meet the Leader, a podcast from the World Economic ForumCover of Meet the Leader, a podcast from the World Economic Forum

While The Great Resignation forces companies to reevaluate their growth and retention strategies and consider reskilling and upskilling programs, we wanted to revisit WorldQuant CEO Igor Tulchinsky’s conversation with the World Economic Forum’s podcast Meet the Leader to share his insights on founding WorldQuant University, what he learned along the way, and how innovation is shaping the future of education around the world.

"Obstacles are nothing more than just information," said Tulchinsky. "It's just data showing you what else you need." As the need for professional quantitative skills and data-driven insights continue to grow, WorldQuant University is proud to be a leader in helping upskill learners from around the globe.

To learn more about Tulchinsky’s background and how it shaped his desire to found WorldQuant University, listen to the full podcast here.

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Cover of Meet the Leader, a podcast from the World Economic ForumCover of Meet the Leader, a podcast from the World Economic Forum

Revisiting WorldQuant CEO Igor Tulchinsky’s Conversation with World Economic Forum Podcast Meet the Leader

May 12, 2022

In this conversation, Igor Tulchinsky explains why he founded WorldQuant University — to upskill some of the most talented people around the world.

WQU CEO Daphne Kis Discusses The Future of Higher Education

May 10, 2022

WorldQuant University CEO Daphne Kis joined a panel of experts at the 2022 Milken Global Conference to discuss rethinking the higher education model.

Student Spotlight: Seleme Shoky Maakgetlwa

March 1, 2022

Students from all over the globe are using WorldQuant University’s 100% online programs to develop in-demand skills to accelerate their careers. Here’s one of their stories.

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