Hidden Figures and IBM Past, Present and (our) Future

The recent Fox movie hit, "Hidden Figures", proves once again math indeed can solve the problems of the world.  Lead by a cast including Taraji Henson, Octivia Spencer, Kevin Costner, Janelle Monae and other award winners, this movie is packing in audiences of all ages, races, genders and other diverse characteristics showing how math...  Continue reading Hidden Figures and IBM Past, Present and (our) Future

Presentations from the Evolving Education with Cognitive & Data Sciences Workshop are now on SlideShare

On October 23rd we held our inaugural Evolving Education with Cognitive & Data Sciences Workshop the day before World of Watson in Las Vegas NV.  The workshop featured leaders from academia and IBM discussing the future of education for the cognitive era. Presentations from the day are now posted to SlideShare here. Some of the...  Continue reading Presentations from the Evolving Education with Cognitive & Data Sciences Workshop are now on SlideShare

Cognitive and data science education workshop was a huge success

This past Sunday October 23rd we held our "1st Annual" Evolving Education with Cognitive and Data Sciences workshop before World of Watson. We knew this was a hot topic, but kicking off an event at 9am on a Sunday in Las Vegas had us questioning our sanity. We're competing with football on a Sunday morning....  Continue reading Cognitive and data science education workshop was a huge success