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Business Intelligence SIG Meeting

  • Bankers Hall Auditorium (lower level A/P3) 315 - 8 Avenue Southwest Calgary, AB, T2P 4K1 Canada (map)

Canadian Information Processing Society presents:

Rob Burton, Cognitive Solutions Specialist, Natural Resources Solution Centre, IBM Canada

Rob is a Cognitive Solutions Specialist in the IBM Natural Resources Solution Centre in Calgary, Alberta. He is a seasoned professional with over 25 years’ experience in the technology industry. His acute business acumen has evolved his career in to one of the leading local business analysts for government, transportation, mining, and the oil and gas sector. Complex problem solving through analytics has been a passion of Rob's for the past 18 years in the Calgary market and as a result, has brought him to the IBM team to nurture, explore, and develop the massive potential of cognitive computing powered by IBM Watson for the Canadian Natural Resources industry. Rob's technical aptitude and technology background is allowing him to lead groundbreaking first-of-a-kind work with IBM Watson in some of the largest natural resources corporations in Canada carving out his space in IBM as the global go-to resource of Watson for Natural Resources.

Title: Watson Internet of Things

Summary: The Internet of Things becomes the Internet that thinks with Watson IoT

Abstract: The power of IoT is the insight, intelligence and innovation to transform your business and industry. Use the power of Watson IoT Platform to build specialized, integrated solutions to solve your business challenges. Harness the full potential of the Internet of Things with Watson IoT Platform. If you're a developer, find the tools and services you need to simplify, connect, manage, analyze and secure IoT devices and data. Join Rob Burton as he shares how Watson IoT
is changing industry and business. 

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Lunch: will be provided by IBM

If you have any questions, please contact:
Chairperson:           Hassan Sherazi,GeoComp, 587 703 1558
Co-Chairperson:      Michael Xu
Director:                 Trayah Zinger