Think 2018

IBM joins GMIS Mission to change the future of manufacturing

Written by Jason Spaulding and Jen Clark | April 23, 2018 | Manufacturing

We are delighted to announce that IBM has joined the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit (GMIS) as a founding partner. The news first broke at Think 2018 – IBM’s landmark conference, and a unique opportunity for IBMers, partners and clients to innovate together. Given our focus on the power of collaboration, it was an apt ...read more


Earth Day 2018: 5 Acts of Green

Written by Jen Clark | April 20, 2018 | Environment

It’s Earth Day on the 22nd April, which means it’s time to focus on looking after our planet. The Earth Day Network is doing a fantastic job at bringing people together to tackle major environmental challenges by committing to small, individual ‘Acts of Green’. They’re running multiple campaigns, from reforestation and protecting endangered species through to climate change, ...read more


Watson and AI-powered manufacturing dominate 2018

Written by Dr. Stephan Biller | April 19, 2018 | Manufacturing

As VP of Offering Management for IBM Watson IoT, I am often asked what Watson can do for manufacturing. As it happens, I had the chance to speak to Ralph Rio, of ARC Advisory Group about exactly this a few weeks ago at the ARC Industry Forum. The answer lies in artificial intelligence (AI). AI-powered solutions enable ...read more


I think I saw you at Think? Top facilities management takeaways

Written by Bruce D Baron | April 11, 2018 | Buildings

Think 2018 was a week to remember, and I think I saw you there? But in case I am mistaken, and you weren’t one of the 40,000 attendees at IBM THINK, here’s what you missed. It was a week of networking, learning and sharing thought leadership with a global community. I paid particularly close attention ...read more


What Reinventors Know. Part 4: The importance of culture

Written by Cristene Gonzalez-Wertz | March 16, 2018 | Business

If you’ve been keeping up with the earlier parts of this series, you’ll know that Reinventors are agile and future-focused. Reinventors build emerging technologies into their business strategy to help achieve future strategic goals. They prepare for a future of increased intelligence and automation. They understand intrinsically that platforms are the key to better data ...read more


What Reinventors Know. Part 2: the importance of partners

Written by Cristene Gonzalez-Wertz | March 14, 2018 | Business

In the last installment of ‘What Reinventors Know’, we explored how enterprises are leveraging AI and the IoT to uncover new opportunities. This week, it’s all about the people. Collaboration is key to successful digital reinvention, and Reinventors know it. So here’s a spotlight on how successful enterprises are innovating through collaboration – with partners, ...read more


What Reinventors Know. Part 1: Realizing the potential of IoT with Artificial Intelligence

Written by Cristene Gonzalez-Wertz and | March 13, 2018 | Business

Welcome to ‘What Reinventors Know’ – a four-part blog series dedicated to reinventing enterprises with the help of IoT technologies. We’ll share insights from the movers and shakers who are using Artificial Intelligence and the Internet of Things to uncover new opportunities, create new revenue streams, and leave the competition far behind. In this installment, we explore ...read more