Ana Maria currently works at IBM focused on growth strategies for IBM's Data Science business. Her career spans multiple leadership roles in Sales, Marketing, Channels, and Analytics in the Technology industry (Informix, Microsoft, Citrix and IBM). She has worked as Digital marketing and Analytics VP and later on Co-CEO for a Digital Gaming Startup. And she has founded two businesses ( An educational toys ecommerce business based on the theory of multiple intelligences with significant focus on smart toys for girls, and a data science consulting business with focus on leveraging social media data to inform business strategy). She is a lifelong learner, avid reader, and an entrepreneur at heart, holds a Computer Engineering degree, an MBA, and a Master of Science in Analytics, and she is currently pursuing a Graduate Certificate in Strategic Management at Harvard Online School.
"We are impressed with the sheer volume of crowd visiting our booth. We’ve had very good interactions with the delegates and alliance partners."
Marketing Director, TIBCO Software
"We’ve met a good mix of new prospects and existing customers over the two days. There were many relevant questions posed by the delegates, attesting to the immense interest the show has generated for us leading up to the show."
Marketing – South East Asia and India, Splunk
"The conversations in the big data community around machine learning is a lot more mature here. Not only the delegates are interested in big data, they are also keen to learn more about data science, artificial intelligence and internet of things."
Regional Sales Director, Qubole Inc.
"I’m amazed with the diversity of vendors from data centre, big data, data integrators and cloud solution providers. There’s something here for almost anybody from the technology world. The most valuable takeaway for me is the opportunity to meet with our technology partners, alliance partners as well as our prospect and existing customers.!