Agenda

 

Neal Rudnick

Enterprise Architect / Certified Senior Technical Specialist
IBM

Neal Rudnick has 30 years of experience in the IT industry. He is well regarded at IBM as a subject matter expert (SME) in various technical areas encompassing IT architecture, competitive benchmarks and cognitive computing including object and image classification utilizing IBM AI software.

Dr. Christopher Savoie

CEO and Founder
Zapata Computing

Dr. Christopher Savoie is the Founder and CEO at Zapata Computing, a quantum computing software and algorithm company. Dr. Savoie is a published scholar in medicine, biochemistry and computer science. His research and business interests are focused on the intersection of machine learning, biology, and chemistry. He is the inventor of Natural Language Understanding (NLU), the AI-based natural language interface technology behind Apple’s Siri. He is also a licensed attorney.

Dr. John Pace

Data Scientist
Mark III Systems

Dr. John Pace is an experienced Data Scientist and a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Quantitative Biology from The University of Texas at Arlington. He has in-depth skills in statistical data analysis, machine learning, big data analytics, data science and with complementary expertise in innovative technology for an effective enterprise architecture and data center.