Thursday 17 Oct 2019: Democratisation of A.I - From Intelligent Space Probes to Cognitive Coffee Machines - how everyone can make the world a better place with consumable A.I technology
John McNamara - IBM
Harrison 170 14:00-15:00
Bio: John McNamara currently leads the Senior Inventor community in IBM. John's background in IBM is varied. It comprises of application development for the mainframe, followed by a number of years as a Messaging and Security consultant, working internationally in industries spanning Banking, Defence, to Disease Control. More recently John led a team of technologists in the IBM Innovation Centre in Hursley, helping IBM Business Partners innovate with Emerging Technologies such as Artificial Intelligence and IoT. Now, John is the IBM University Lead for the UK, where he works to engage industry with academia and research, particularly around A.I and Cloud technologies.