Warren Tomlin is Chief Innovation Officer for IBM with more than 20 years of experience in digital strategy, innovation and product development.
Recognized as one of Marketing Magazine’s 100 Thought Leaders and IBM Global Mobile Leader for consulting and development – Warren leads emerging technology innovation bringing IBM Research together with all GBS Services to unlock the next big areas in technology.
Developing IBMs global capabilities and practices around emerging technologies (E.g., augmented reality/virtual reality, wearables, drones, connected devices, Blockchain, mobile payments/tokenization, advanced robotics/smart machines and mobile) that have the potential to disrupt and transform the way we live, work and play.
Often asked to speak on innovation, Warren has been a keynote presenter with astronaut Chris Hadfield, author Malcolm Gladwell and rock star Gene Simmons. A two-time speaker at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), keynote presenter at 2016 Mobile World Congress, and a regular contributor to various media and publications.
Warren holds an MBA from Queen’s School of Business at Kingston with an energy and passion for fostering innovation within the innovation and digital communities.
Consumers today expect personalized experiences more than ever before. Emerging technology is allowing us to create these experiences and quantify their results. Warren Tomlin, Global Chief Innovation Officer of IBM, will discuss what it takes to be an effective leader in today’s changing business environment and how you can build experiences that affect the bottom line.