Kathleen M. Grave
Leader Strategic Alliances at IBM Watson Group and Senior Vice President, Client Engagement at DataSkill, Inc
Kathleen travels the globe to cultivate new business channels, establish strategic alliances and acquire solution agreements in partnership on behalf of IBM Watson Group. IBM Watson is the newest of IBM's innovative platforms and is paving the way for the cognitive era of computing.
Kathleen was the worldwide sales leader for the first commercialized offerings of Watson technology and led IBM Content and Predictive Analytics solutions to achieve rapid growth and global success in 2011 as part of the smarter planet transformation of healthcare, financial and other industries. She brings extensive experience to IBM's Smarter Planet solutions teams, including Smarter Cities and Smarter Commerce for global change.
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Silicon Valley Innovation Center has started the new INNOVATION INSIGHTS speaker series. Geared toward professionals, entrepreneurs, executives and founders this business forum is all about innovation, leadership and business growth. We invite prominent thought leaders, innovators, authors to lead engaging discussions which facilitate open exchange of ideas and viewpoints, and to share practical tools that encourage business growth through innovation.