Cognitive Applications at IBM have come a long way from Watson's debut on the game show Jeopardy in 2011. As well as introducing the Cognitive topic, this session will look at examples (in particular manufacturing but also healthcare, buildings and retail) to discuss where Cognitive and AI is being used and how organisations are driving value from the technology.
Executive Partner, IBM Global Business Services
UK Industrial Leader, Cognitive Business Decision Support
UK Leader, Watson IOT & Supply Chain Management.
Within IBM Cognitive group, I lead the Industrial Sector in the UKI. My aim is to help Industrial clients understand how cognitive solutions can transform their business processes. These transformations will lead to improvements in existing business processes, enable the introduction of new business models or enhance user engagement.
As an Executive Partner in IBM with 20 years experience, I work with organisations to innovate how they optimise their use data, information and analytics. I have shaped deals and executed the delivery of of complex system integration projects with experience of implementing global ERP, business intelligence and data warehouse solutions using local and offshore development resource.
I also have substantial experience in running operations and delivery execution within professional services organisations. I have run operations for a large UK professional services organisation and ensured delivery excellence of a significant European professional services organisation.