Trends and Profiles

A behind-the-scenes look at Think 2019

March 5, 2019 | THINK, Trends and Profiles

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. ...read more


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

March 1, 2019 | Trends and Profiles

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. ...read more


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

January 2, 2019 | AI for the Enterprise, Trends and Profiles

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. ...read more


Five AI trends enterprises will focus on in 2019

December 13, 2018 | Trends and Profiles

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. ...read more


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

October 24, 2018 | Trends and Profiles

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 ...read more


Meet the faces behind conversational AI

August 29, 2018 | AI for the Enterprise, News and Updates, Trends and Profiles

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. ...read more


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

August 23, 2018 | Research, Trends and Profiles

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. ...read more


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

June 29, 2018 | Trends and Profiles

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. ...read more


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

May 30, 2018 | AI, AI for the Enterprise, Trends and Profiles

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. ...read more