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Make Data Work
March 25-28, 2019
San Francisco, CA
Sam Lightstone

Sam Lightstone
CTO for Data, IBM


Sam Lightstone is CTO for data at IBM, an IBM Fellow, and a Master Inventor in the IBM Data and AI Group. He leads a number of technical teams in product development for relational databases, data warehousing and big data, cloud computing, analytics for IoT, data virtualization, data movement, and machine learning. He cofounded the IEEE Data Engineering Workgroup on Self-Managing Database Systems. Sam has more than 65 patents issued and pending and has authored over 30 papers and four books, which have been translated into Chinese, Japanese, and Spanish. In his spare time, he’s an avid guitar player and fencer.


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Sam Lightstone discusses how AI is fundamentally changing computer science and the practice of coding. Join in to discover what machine learning means today and explore recent advances in hardware and software and breakthrough innovations. Read more.