How This IBM Master Inventor Brings STEM Education to Native American Communities

On this issue of the IBM Patent Leadership Series, we are featuring Tara Astigarraga, an IBM Master Inventor, as she talks about how she volunteers with the American Indian Science and Engineering Society in bringing STEM education to students. The IBM Patent Leadership series marks IBM’s 25th consecutive year leading in patent grants. The series […]

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An Interview with Romy Newman

In celebration of International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month we had a chat with some influential women who are making a real impact for inclusion in the workplace. The first is Romy Newman, CEO and founder of Fairygodboss. Tell me about yourself and what you do… I’m the co-founder and president of Fairygodboss, a […]

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Sometimes It’s The Patents You Don’t Expect That Are The Interesting Ones

On this issue of the IBM Patent Leadership Series, we are featuring Heather Hinton, an IBM Distinguished Engineer, as she shares some stories about her experiences with ideas, interesting paths and problem-solving- that have led to granted patents. In celebration of International Women’s Day, we also asked Heather to talk about women’s progress, and what […]

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Fighting Gender Bias and Inequality: Becoming a Better Ally

The theme for this year’s International Women’s Day (IWD) celebration is Press for Progress. In this blog, we have a male ally share his perspective of what women’s progress means to him, as he gives concrete examples and steps on how other males can become better allies in this historic moment of women empowerment. By: […]

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Gaming for Good: Meet the Woman Behind the Movement at IBM

Think video games are just for entertainment? Think again. Though some may be quick to dismiss gaming’s potential, the reality is that video games have the power to make those who play them more educated, more prepared, and even more humane. Not only are games able to explain complex systems and scenarios, they can be […]

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IBMer Spotlight: Meet Saritha

We grab a coffee with IBMers from around the world, and share our chat in this weekly spotlight series. This week you can meet Saritha, from IBM UK. In celebration of International Women’s Day, Saritha shares her thoughts about women’s progress, and what it means to be a woman at IBM. In the morning, I […]

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Why IBM? Hear It From The Girls Who Can

Have you ever wondered what it’s like for early professional females to work in a tech environment? This blog could answer some of your burning questions if you are considering an apprenticeship, internship, or a graduate role at IBM. To address the issue of gender gap in the tech industry, IBM UK created the Girls […]

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Leading by Example: An Executive’s Thoughts on Career Diversity and Work Life Balance

What is career diversity, and how can it impact your career? Deborah Threadgold, UK and Ireland’s Chief Digital Officer, talks to us about how career diversity has kept her in IBM over the past 20 years, how she maintains a healthy work and life balance, and her thoughts on women’s progress. As IBM UKI’s first […]

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Why You Don’t Need to Have Great Ideas to Be an Inventor

On this issue of the IBM Patent Leadership Series, we are featuring Dana Price. Dana handles Application Modernization for IBM Cloud Private, as a Master Inventor for IBM Hybrid Cloud. The IBM Patent Leadership series marks IBM’s 25th consecutive year leading in patent grants. The series consists of innovation stories from remarkable IBMers who help make […]

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IBM Patents: the Foundation of Innovation and Discovery

This is an introduction to our Patent Leadership Series to mark IBM’s 25th consecutive year leading in patent grants. Over the coming weeks, you’ll meet just a few of the remarkable IBMers who help make this company what it is and has been for over a century: a collection of inquisitive, restless, determined humans who […]

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IBMer Spotlight: Meet Allison Allain

We grab a coffee with IBMers from around the world, and share our chat in this weekly spotlight series. This week you can meet Allison, from IBM US. In celebration of International Women’s Day this March,  Allison shares her thoughts about women’s progress, and what it means to be a woman at IBM. In the […]

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