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Four success factors for building your AI business journey (sponsored by IBM Watson)

9:35am-9:45am Friday, September 7, 2018
Location: Continental Ballroom 4-6
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AI is real and has immense value potential for enterprises. However, there is a lot of hype and confusion around AI, creating a critical need for every business to be thoughtful about developing the right strategy and vision for AI within the organization. At the core of this journey is strategy, data, execution, and change. Drawing on research from across the industry, HfS and IBM have formulated four success factors for an AI journey. Join Manish Goyal to learn how you can best unlock the value of enterprise AI.

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Manish Goyal is the director and global leader for the Artificial Intelligence (AI) Practice in IBM’s Global Business Services Group, where he and his team are responsible for bringing the best AI solutions to help enterprises transform their businesses and capture the tremendous value from the disruption AI offers. Manish is also responsible for the AI offerings, practice management, and Global P&L. Previously, Manish held various product management roles in IBM’s Watson businesses, including serving as director of product management for the machine learning and data science platform that helped enterprises simplify their data science and AI workflows, improving the productivity of their data scientists and AI developers; leading the team that created the Watson Platform offering that provides developers access to cognitive services (APIs) for natural language processing, speech, vision, conversation, and discovery; and leading the creation of Watson products for the healthcare industry—Watson Oncology and Watson Clinical Trial Matching—working closely with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and the Mayo Clinic. Manish holds an MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business and a BS in computer science from Pune University, India.