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Transforming Today with Cognitive Computing | Neil Sahota | TEDxUCIrvine
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Added Jul 19, 2016
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Fifty years ago, people could only imagine the possibility of talking to their computers. Fast forward to today, and we have now gone from imagination to the technology of cognitive computing now existing. In his talk, Neil discusses the power of cognitive computing and how creating computers that can mimic human thinking will ultimately change our world.

Neil Sahota is an IBM Master Inventor and World Wide Business Development Leader in the IBM Watson Group as well as an Adjunct Professor at the UCI Merage School of Business. He works with a wide range of clients to ideate next generation products and solutions powered by IBM Watson. In addition, Neil actively partners with entrepreneurs through his work with Tech Coast Angels, Cove Fund, and various other entrepreneurial organizations. He also volunteers his time with multiple non-profits and foundations to aid in event management, fundraising, grant reviews, as well as site visits.

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