The IBM Buffalo Innovation Center (IBIC) and Point-of-View on Analytics, Big Data and Watson

Jay Goodwyn

Director, IBM Buffalo Innovation Center

Overview of the IBM Innovation Center and dedication to developing high-tech talent in WNY. Present point-of-view of advanced analytics, big data and watson (cognitive) computing. Will also overview a number of complex analytical solutions including examples in healthcare, manufacturing and banking. The emerging talent requirements and challenges will be reviewed and a description of how to get started in a small and contained way with this new and emerging technical capability.