IBM World of Watson (WOW) 2016, took place at Mandala Bay Convention Center, in Las Vegas, from October 24th to 27th. Quanam Uruguay was represented by Guillermo Spinelli, Director of Business Analytics, Marcelo Armendariz, Director of Projects, Leonardo Loureiro, Commercial Manager, and Fabricio Silveira, Cognitive Solutions Manager of our office in Brazil.
WOW is the major event of IBM cognitive solutions, previously known as IBM Insight. Following the market trends on technology, the new edition is focused on Watson cognitive solutions. Several case studies were presented, demos were made, and other IBM products were shown.
Fabricio Silveira is a member of a small group of partners whom IBM has selected from all over the world, to create the Predective Analytics and Decision Optimization Business Partner Council. The aim of the council is to discuss new products of the SPSS and iLog family which will be launched in 2017 with new commercial strategies, give feedback to IBM on potential difficulties, and suggest improvements.
Quanam, whose primary objective is innovating and providing knowledge, takes pride in having a member of our staff in the team which will define the technological direction of our planet.