Tom Ward / A.I. Project Leader, IBM

Tom Ward is currently an A.I. Project Lead within the Chief Data Officer (CDO) organization. In this capacity, he leads the global development and deployment of cloud and AI projects across the enterprise.  Tom has led supply chain cloud projects over the past eight years.  For the past five years, Tom has led the implementation of several Watson applications including Risk Insights.  He has been a featured supply chain conference speaker and published author in several magazines. 

Tom is an IBM Academy of Technology Member and one of 25 certified Supply Chain Management Professional – Consultants, globally within IBM.   He has over 30 years of technical leadership experience with IBM in many facets of the Supply Chain, Procurement, Enterprise and Operations Services.  

Tom has a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.  He lives in Highland, New York.