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Watson Cognitive Computing Innovation Day

  • May 21, 2014 · 8:00 AM
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IBM Watson Cognitive Computing Innovation Day 

Bay Area... join us on Wednesday, May 21 at 8:00am at IBM Innovation Center in Foster City!   If you are not in the Bay, don't worry, this Meetup will be live streamed!  


If you are attending in person, you must register at ibm.biz/bayareainnovationdayregister and receive a confirmation.  If you are participating via live stream, the link is posted below. 

Live Stream:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=viXwCZ6eiqc

YouTube link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=viXwCZ6eiqc

9:00 am - The New Era of Computing An overview of Watson, Cognitive Computing, and the Watson Ecosystem, with a view of strategic direction and what is coming next -- Stephen Gold, VP of Watson Ecosystem and Market Development, IBM Watson Group

9:30am - Building a Watson app with the Watson Developer Cloud Watson Ecosystem’s CTO walks through how to get started with Watson. Get a real-time view of what it’s like to build a Watson app using the Watson Experience Manager, Watson Developer Cloud, Watson QA API, and tips for integrating Watson into applications -- Sridhar Sudarsan, CTO of Watson Ecosystem

10:15am - Short Break 10:30am - How Watson is changing the game in Retail - Fluid. Our current ecosystem partner Fluid shares why they chose IBM Watson as a strategic platform, shares their experiences to date, and demonstrates their “Powered by Watson” app.. 11:15 pm Where Do I Go From Here? We’ll wrap things up and give some guidance on next steps -- Stephen Gold, VP of Watson Ecosystem and Market Development, IBM Watson Group)

11:30 am - Lunch and Networking Open Question and Answer Session Learn more about Watson:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TJNIfe1E5fs

Come back at 7pm for Session 2 and  a technical deep dive into the Watson Ecosystem for developers.  Register at: http://www.meetup.com/BigDataDevelopers/events/172612472/

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  • Akhila A.

    Enjoyed it. I have followup questions about Watson. Who can I ask?

    1 · May 21, 2014

  • Lillian L.

    Very informative! Great topic and great presenters.

    May 21, 2014

  • Alex W.

    Yes - we'll post the slides afterwards

    May 21, 2014

  • Govind T.

    attending online ... will the slides be available

    May 21, 2014

  • Alex W.

    Hi everyone, excited to see you there. If you are planning to attend in person, PLEASE REGISTER at :

    ibm.biz/bayareainnovationdayregist­er

    Livestream will also be available - so you won't miss a thing if you can't make it in person.

    May 15, 2014

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