Reggie Hutcherson is an experienced technology and marketing strategist with a track record of leading extremely successful global initiatives. He recently joined IBM as Director, Cloud & Mobile Ecosystem Development, where his responsibilities include driving global strategy and tactics for building developer communities who innovate on IBM's Cloud & Mobile technology platforms. Previously, he was Sr. Director at Microsoft where he drove their developer outreach for Mobile, Cloud, IoT and STEM education technologies to startups, academic institutions, and individual developers. Additionally, he previously worked at Nokia and Sun Microsystems as Sr. Directory of their global developer organizations.
He has an MBA from UC Berkeley, an MS from Stanford and BS from UC Berkeley in Computer Science.
This session will explore the emerging world of cognitive computing via IBM Watson. The session will highlight the "5 Things" that are driving the opportunity for developers to leverage cognitive technology in a host of areas from building apps, working with robotics, fashion, finance and more.