Transforming Healthcare and Improving Lives with IBM Watson Cognitive Technology - 2/16/17

Thursday, February 16, 2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CT

Practice Areas: All

Career Level: All
 
Fee: $125 (member); $165 (non-member)

Discount and Forum Plus: To learn about discounts, contact Forum Education. Forum Plus Members:  If there are five or more Forum Plus member employees attending this course, you are eligible for a 10% discount on each registration.  Contact membership@associationforum.org to take advantage of this discount.

CAE Credit Hours: 2 hours
 
IBM Watson is a cognitive system that is creating a new partnership between people and computers that enhances, scales and accelerates human expertise. Learn how augmented intelligence capabilities of IBM Watson
can help you to achieve new heights.
 
Watson is already providing cognitive insights to a number of the key players in the industry, from pharmaceutical companies and universities to individual physicians and practitioners. Cognitive technology connects users with data to support new innovations in a complex healthcare environment. Please join us to learn more about how IBM
Watson is changing healthcare on the face of the planet.
 
Transforming Healthcare Happy Hour Reception:
February 15, 2017
4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Please RSVP to education@associationforum.org if you would like to attend. 
 
Location:
OLC Education & Conference Center
9400 W. Higgins Road, Suite 100
Rosemont, IL  60018
 
Parking:
There are a few visitor parking places located in the front of the 9400 building.  However there is a parking garage adjacent to the building for attendee use.  Parking is Free - when parking participants need to take a ticket at the gate in the parking garage and bring it with them to have it validated at the security desk when they arrive in the building or prior to leaving the building. Ticket needs to be validated in order to exit.
 
Attendees should NOT park in the Hampton Inn and Suites parking unless they are registered guests at the hotel - Non-guest vehicles will be subject to towing. 
 
 
Check Out The Watson Health Solution Video on CBS!
 
About The Presenter(s):
 
 
 
Elmer Corbin serves as Director of Delivery Excellence for IBM Watson Health. In this role he is the executive responsible for collaborating globally across IBM and with industry partners to ensure high-quality, on-time delivery of breakthrough innovation in cloud and Watson cognitive services to help create strategic advantage for IBM’s clients and accelerate successful achievement of their mission and goals. Throughout his 30 year career at IBM, he has served in a wide variety of major technical, business, and executive leadership roles, including leading a business unit of over 700 employees responsible for the development of the IBM BlueGene/L supercomputer and the core processor technology that helped all three of IBM’s leading video game console clients (Sony, Nintendo, and Microsoft) revolutionize the home entertainment market. Prior to his current role, he led the enterprise transformation of IBM’s global quality management system and created an innovative, cloud-based, client experience analytics framework to provide insights on ways to improve the end-to-end experience our clients have with IBM.
 
Mr. Corbin is a very active participant in the community and mentoring programs, both inside and outside IBM. He is the IBM Partnership Executive for Southern University and A&M College and a member of the Southern University Business and Industry Cluster Board, where he led and orchestrated the installation of IBM Cloud Infrastructure and help to develop implementation strategy on the Baton Rouge campus. He is also a former Chairman of the Board for the Power.org international consortium. He is the 2017 Chair-elect for the American Society for Quality (ASQ) Board of Directors.
 
Mr. Corbin received a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, his Masters of Business Administration (MBA) degree from The University of Texas in Austin, and he is a Certified Professional Engineer by the Texas State Board of Professional Engineers.
 
This session is proudly sponsored by Destination Cleveland.
 
 
Note: This program is not endorsed, accredited, or affiliated with ASAE or the CAE program.  Applicants may use any program that meets eligibility requirements in the specific timeframe towards the exam application or renewal. There are no specific individual courses required as part of the applications – selection of eligible education is up to the applicant based on his/her needs. 

 
 


Location

9400 W Higgins Rd Ste 100
Rosemont, IL 60018-4975