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8094: Co-Create to Differentiate: The Digital Makers Lab

Cloud

The Digital Makers Lab combines the best of IBM assets with external innovation to create unparalleled innovative experiences that generate new and unique opportunities through the delivery of proof of concept models together with revenue models for our clients. The session will touch upon unique PoCs created by the lab team that involve smart glasses and IoT devices.

Topic:
Core Curriculum Cloud
Venue:
Cloud & Infrastructure Theater F
Time:
Fri (February 15), 8:30AM PT

Speakers

Hiroki Shibayama

Head of Product & Development, IBM

Hiroki is the Head of Product and Development of the Digital Makers Lab. where they fuse external technology with IBM assets to create new innovative solutions. Hiroki has experienced designing and implementing banking "KIOSK" system for about 5 years. After that, he has joined into the Digital Makers Lab. when the DML was set up.

Kei Shimada

Leader, Digital Makers Lab., IBM

Kei leads the Digital Makers Lab. where they fuse external technology with IBM assets to create new innovative solutions. Prior to IBM, Kei was Global Innovation Director at Dentsu, leading 10 labs in their business development expansion abroad. He has also created Japan's first national database of evacuation shelters and holds several patents. He is also a regular at global tech conferences.