Chatbot meets Watson - Healthcare, Biotech and Education Vertical

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Cambia Grove

1800 9th Avenue

Seattle, WA 98101

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Think IBM is only for Enterprise? Think Again!

Join IBM and Introp (, for a conversation around helping you innovate and design cost effective, real world applications in healthcare and life science industry through the use of our cutting edge Watson AI technology and cognitive cloud platform.

Learn how to use Watson Conversation Service to build chatbots. The Watson Conversation Service understands natural language input and uses machine learning to enable natural conversations. You could use integrate a chatbot within your application to facilitate conversations with your customers and drive up the engagement.

Watson Conversation Service makes it really easy for you to build a chatbot. You do not need to know any programming to build the conversation logic and handle the business logic. We will show also show you how to integrate your chatbot in a simple web application.

IBM Bluemix Cognitive Cloud Platform gives access to the widest range of cognitive technologies to quickly and securely build smart applications. From analyzing medical images and video to understanding sentiment, keywords and entities from text, our Watson services allow you to enable cognitive within your application in minutes.

We will showcase applications that are built on Bluemix to Improve quality, care outcomes and population health with data-driven insight, to engage in new ways with individuals, care teams and across your enterprise, and to take advantage of our solution portfolio designed to help you optimize business processes and operations to lower costs.

Talking points for this event will also include guidance on how to securely store and share patient-centric information that can dramatically assist with speed in patient diagnosis, improved quality of care and reduced medical errors, and use Watson analytics tool to really unleash the power of big data

Bring your innovative ideas and come find out why IBM should be your innovation partner.


6 – 6:30 Check in and Networking
6 :30 – 7:30 Watson AI platform

- How to build a Watson chatbot in less than 10 mins – Demo

- Other Watson Microservices overview

- Use Cases in healthcare and biotech

7:30 – 8 Unleash the Power of Big Data

- Watson Analytics

- Unstructured Data Storage

8 – 9 Networking Circles of Influences

Speakers' Bio

Jordan Hayward: Digital Transformation Architect, IBM

Delivering an optimal experience is a challenge that every organization is faced with today. The pace of change across our IT landscape makes that challenge even greater. Meeting the demands of end users and scaling IT at the speed of business forces leaders to make decisions that require a complex web of skill sets. Having the right trusted advisors is critical to success. It is this reason Mr. Hayward has spent his career on the forefront of emerging technologies. For 15 years he has gained tremendous experience as an engineer, product manager, and entrepreneur. This experience has empowered him to guide countless organizations to meet their objectives and business success. He has mastered best practices that he shares with organizations to help them with their digital transformation, optimizing user engagement through collaboration between IT and lines of business.

Vivek Nirkhe: CEO of Introp Software Solutions. Introp is a software consulting and development company based in Seattle with offices in India and Australia. Introp builds custom software and specializes in web and cloud applications, mobile apps and data engineering. Introp has practices in Healthcare, Biotech, and Education.

Vivek has over 30 years of software experience spanning multiple technologies. Prior to Introp, Vivek has had a long career in Microsoft, IBM and other startups. At Microsoft, Vivek has held various engineering management positions within Microsoft Account (aka Passport), Visual Studio, Windows, and Systems Center. Vivek also worked at IBM as a Senior Member of Technical Staff. Vivek holds PhD in Computer Science from University of Maryland.

* Food and Drinks will be provided

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