Zhi (Aaron) Cheng is a Ph.D. student of Business Administration, with a specialization in Management Information Systems (MIS), at Fox School of Business, Temple University.
Aaron is one of the most competitive recipients of Presidential Fellowships, the most prestigious university-wide award for graduate students at Temple, and currently the Vice President of Fox School Doctoral Student Association. Aaron also organizes the FOX MIS Ph.D. Brownbag Presentation Series. Aaron received his master degree in Management Science and Engineering at School of Business, Renmin University of China, and worked at IBM in Beijing prior to attending FOX MIS.
His research interests include Economics of Digitization, Smart City, Privacy, Public Policy and IT, Societal Impact of IT (public sectors: Transportation, Public Health, Education), Digital Business Strategy (private sectors: Retailing, Insurance, Hospitality). His methodological expertise lies in Causal Inference and Big Data Analytics, including Econometrics, Randomized Controlled Experiment, Machine Learning and Pattern Recognition.
Aaron has been an external researcher and/or data scientist for a number of companies, including TalkingData (Beijing, China), Vivat Insurance (Amsterdam, the Netherlands), Hersha Hospitality Trust (Philadelphia, USA), and IBM (Beijing, China).
ContactE-mail: email@example.com Please connect me on LinkedIn or Facebook. Fox School of Business MIS Department Temple University Speakman Hall 201F 1810 North 13th Street Philadelphia, PA 19122-6083