Trends and Profiles

March 5, 2019

A behind-the-scenes look at Think 2019

Think 2019 brought together some of the greatest minds in AI to talk about trends, business use cases and deep dive into topics such as security, blockchain, and more. While the conference was almost a month ago, the insights that came out of it are still important to dive into. That’s why were bringing you a recap of what some of our attendees learn during their time at the conference, starting with Peter Lavers, Director of WCL Customer Management LTD.

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March 1, 2019

Celebrating the women of IBM Watson for Women’s History Month

March 1 marks the start of Women’s History Month. As a way to celebrate, we’ll kickoff a four-part series on International Women’s Day (March 8) highlighting the outstanding women working on our team.

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March 5, 2019

CES Tech Talk Podcast: How is AI shaping our future?

AI platforms and solutions like Watson require a partnership between human and machine to be valuable. AI is there to augment the work we do in countless industries–helping companies reimagine their business workflows, redefine how they uncover deep insights from data, and augment human creativity and productivity.

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December 13, 2018

Five AI trends enterprises will focus on in 2019

The AI Summit is the world’s largest AI event for business and a meeting ground for global enterprises who have already found success from practical AI usage. There were opportunities for companies of all sizes and industry professionals looking to learn about AI, how it will continue to transform productivity, and what the future of the technology holds.

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October 24, 2018

How one IBMer is building Watson and inspiring passion in technology for future generations

Ritika Gunnar has come a long way in her career at IBM, playing an integral role in evolving the technology. She began as a software developer for the company, but her endless enthusiasm for data and AI enabled her to inevitably progress to her position today as VP, Head of Product for Watson Data and […]

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August 29, 2018

Meet the faces behind conversational AI

Who are the faces behind successful AI assistants? Meet one of them: creative writer for conversational AI Maya Hausammann, who crafts responses for Autodesk’s Virtual Assistant, AVA.

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August 23, 2018

Preparing for AI jobs: Why Nanodegrees are the future of education

An increasing number of people are opting for specialized online programs to help them transition to AI careers. Nanodegrees launched by Udacity cover many technology areas such as AI or data science and are taught by active industry thought leaders.

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June 29, 2018

How an IBM Watson engineer is harnessing the power of AI for the greater good

Nisarga Markandaiah, a member of the IBM Watson team, shares insight on her role as a natural language processing and machine learning software engineer, and how she’s focused on building the technologies that are shaping the world for tomorrow.

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May 30, 2018

Showing by telling: How this IBM engagement leader helps people see the future with Watson

A profile of IBMer Rachel Liddell who helps business leaders and influencers understand how Watson will change their organizations, their communities – and their lives – by telling stories about the real impact and exciting possibilities of AI.

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