Trends and Profiles

The How Behind Natural Language Processing (NLP)

November 4, 2019 | Discovery and Exploration, Trends and Profiles

In part one of the NLP blog series, Sean Sodha covered what Natural Language Processing (NLP) is and why industries are starting to implement NLP into their organizations. It's time now to take a deeper dive and understand the HOW behind NLP. ...read more


Behind the Code: Meet Sean Sodha

September 24, 2019 | Trends and Profiles

A typical day on the job for IBMer Sean Sodha consists of…well, let’s just say that there’s no such thing as a typical day. Only a year into his role as product manager for Watson Natural Language Understanding, Sean describes his job as one where he is constantly problem-solving and being challenged every day in learning how AI is changing the world ...read more


Behind the code: Meet Saloni Potdar

September 13, 2019 | Trends and Profiles

We talk to IBM Watson's Saloni Potdar about her passion for technology, how she uncovers ideas that shape the next generation of technology – and her advice for anyone interested in pursuing a career in AI. ...read more


Behind the code: Meet Micaela Eller

July 22, 2019 | Trends and Profiles

In this edition of “Behind the Code,” you’ll learn more about Micaela Eller and how agile transformation is helping Watson teams work more efficiently and thoughtfully to address some of the biggest problems of our time. ...read more


Behind the Code: Meet Laura Chiticariu

June 18, 2019 | Trends and Profiles

An IBMer for over a decade, Laura Chiticariu has played a significant role in developing AI technology for the company, particularly in Natural Language Processing. Now a Chief Architect of Knowledge and Language Foundation for IBM Watson and Cloud, she is diving deeper into the exploration of NLP and further build out its capabilities. Learn more about Laura and her journey in the latest edition of our “Behind the Code” series. ...read more


IBM Watson Women in AI event recap

June 12, 2019 | Trends and Profiles

Yesterday, we announced IBM's list of 40 Women in AI leaders. 30 of these women are joining us in New York today to participate in the New York Times Summit and will receive honor and recognition from us during a special IBM reception and ceremony. ...read more


Women of Watson Part Four: Meet Lakisha Hall

March 29, 2019 | Trends and Profiles

To conclude Women's History Month, we're thrilled to bring you the last installment of our Women of Watson series. Lakisha Hall is an IBMer, wife, mother and passionate Howard University alum. Get to know this powerful woman on a more personal level. ...read more


Women of Watson Part 3: Meet Michelle Boockoff-Bajdek

March 25, 2019 | Trends and Profiles

We're thrilled to bring you the third installment of the Women of Watson series. Last week, IBM Watson CMO Michelle Boockoff-Bajdek was the keynote speaker at Elevate: AI and spoke about the advances of AI. Get to know Michelle on a more personal level and learn more about her journey with Watson and what the future holds for her and our brand. ...read more


Women of Watson Part 2: Meet Laura Donaldson

March 18, 2019 | Trends and Profiles

In honor of Women’s History Month for the month of March, we’re continuing our Women of Watson series. This week, we’re featuring IBM Watson Marketing Leader Laura Donaldson. Prior to her career at IBM, Laura was an Emmy-winning broadcaster in Arizona, as well as a public relations manager in New York. Get to know Laura Donaldson. ...read more