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Mikel Diez

WHO

Mikel Diez

POSITION

Professor, Master in Computer Science & Business Technology

CTO Cognitive Industry Solutions, IBM, Spain

AREA

Master in Computer Science & Business Technology

Subject
AI Reinforcement Learning

Mikel is a thinker by nature always “thinking first then solving”, and within the paradigm of “technology as THE disruptor”.

Mikel performs a CTO role in the IBM Spain, Portugal, Greece & Israel Industry Cognitive Solutions team, with focus in Artificial Intelligence and Cloud Strategy. Also, he is an Enterprise Design Thinking Certified Coach.

Mikel has published a book around Cognitive Customer eXperience and he is a regular speaker at events and lectures on Artificial Intelligence.

Corporate Experience
CTO Cognitive Industry Solutions, IBM, Spain, 2010 – Present.
SOA Specialist, Oracle, Spain, 2008 – 2010.
Professional Services Manager, ILOG, Spain, 2005 – 2008.

Academic Experience
HST Adjunct Faculty Professor of Artificial Intelligence, IE University, Spain, 2018 – Present.
Professor of Artificial Intelligence&BigData, EOI, Spain, 2014 – Present.

Academic Background
Master’s in Software Engineering, University of Deusto, Bilbao, Spain, 1995.
Bachelor’s in Computer Science, University of Deusto, Bilbao, Spain, 1993.