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Ginni Rometty

Some people call this artificial intelligence, but the reality is this tech

Some people call this artificial intelligence, but the reality is this technology will enhance us. So instead of artificial intelligence, I think we'll augment our intelligence.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Every day I get to 'Think' and work on everything from digitizing electric

Every day I get to 'Think' and work on everything from digitizing electric grids so they can accommodate renewable energy and enable mass adoption of electric cars, helping major cities reduce congestion and pollution, to developing new micro-finance prog
Posted 3 months, 3 weeks ago

I think 'Actions speak louder than words' is one thing, I think, I always t

I think 'Actions speak louder than words' is one thing, I think, I always took from my mom. And to this day, I think about that in everything I do.
Posted 3 months, 3 weeks ago

And so when I moved to IBM, I moved because I thought I could apply technol

And so when I moved to IBM, I moved because I thought I could apply technology. I didn't actually have to do my engineer - I was an electrical engineer, but I could apply it. And that was when I changed. And when I got there, though, I have to say, at the
Posted 3 months, 3 weeks ago

Work on something that matters. Have courage.

Work on something that matters. Have courage.
Posted 3 months, 3 weeks ago

The amazing thing about IBM is that it's a company where I have had 10 diff

The amazing thing about IBM is that it's a company where I have had 10 different careers - local jobs, global jobs, technology jobs, industry jobs, financial services, insurance, start-ups, big scale. The network of talent around you is phenomenal.
Posted 3 months, 3 weeks ago

Watson augments human decision-making because it isn't governed by human bo

Watson augments human decision-making because it isn't governed by human boundaries. It draws together all this information and forms hypotheses, millions of them, and then tests them with all the data it can find. It learns over time what data is reliabl
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Artificial intelligence is one of 50 things that Watson does. There is also

Artificial intelligence is one of 50 things that Watson does. There is also machine learning, text-to-speech, speech-to-text, and different analytical engines - they're like little Lego bricks. You can put intelligence in any product or any process you ha
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Today when I think about diversity, I actually think about the word 'inclus

Today when I think about diversity, I actually think about the word 'inclusion.' And I think this is a time of great inclusion. It's not men, it's not women alone. Whether it's geographic, it's approach, it's your style, it's your way of learning, the way
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

What I knew was I liked math and science, and I never wanted to memorize ev

What I knew was I liked math and science, and I never wanted to memorize everything. I wanted to understand where it came from.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Everyone talks about how much data's in the world. Except, actually, 80% of

Everyone talks about how much data's in the world. Except, actually, 80% of it is pretty blind to computers. I mean, it can store it. But if it's a movie, a poem, a song, it doesn't know what it's actually saying or doing.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

When my father left us, my mother went back to school immediately. She went

When my father left us, my mother went back to school immediately. She went to school in the day while we were at school, and she worked at night. She worked very hard to never let someone define her as a victim or a failure.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago