IBM Watson - What's Next??


Remember IBM Watson surprised the world by beating world top players in the popular TV show "Jeopardy" in 2011?
Since then, Watson has expanded its reach into healthcare, business analytics and ... even into cooking.

Join us for a casual evening with MASAYA HIGUCHI where he'll share the latest on Watson and for a casual discussion/ Q&A.

DATE/TIME: April 5 (Th) 19:00-20:30
19:00 door opens
19:10-20:00 Talk by Masaya Higuchi, IBM Watson Business Unit Executive Watson Ecosystem
20:00-20:30 Q&A followed by business card exchanges for those interested
20:45 Event Adjourns

VENUE: Venture Republic, Inc (Map and address on the right hand banner. Nearest subway station HIROO, Hibiya Line)


Quick Bio on Masaya Higuchi
Masaya Higuchi joined IBM in 1993 and has held over a decade of leadership positions at IBM. Higuchi started his career in Finance, then developed interest in software and moved to IBM Laboratory in Yamato where he was engaged in Software Strategy, New Business Development and Cloud Computing with increasing rsponsibilities. In 2015 he was assigned to IBM Watson Ecosystem Partner Alliance, followed by his current role as IBM Watson Customer Engagement, Business Unit Executive.
Higuchi is fluent in both Japanese and English.

Sponsored by Harvard Business School (HBS ) Club of Japan Innovation and Inclusion Committee
Kei Shibata (MBA 1998)/ Kay Deguchi (MBA 1995)

Thu Apr 5, 2018
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM JST
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HBS Club of Japan Annual Fee Paying Members SOLD OUT ¥1,000
Non-Members (Welcome!) SOLD OUT ¥1,500
Venue Address
港区西麻布4丁目3−11 西麻布幸田ビル泉西麻布ビル Japan
HBS Club of Japan