Global VP - Artificial Intelligence/Data/Innovation, HPE
Laura Niklason, M.D., Ph.D.
VP & GM of Analog Design Services, Texas Instruments
Lisa Seacat DeLuca
Technology Strategist, Cognitive Incubation Lab, IBM Watson Customer Engagement
Senior Director of Program Management, iRobot
Elizabeth Xu, Ph.D.
CTO & SVP of Technology, BMC Software
Inducted in: 2017
Beena Ammanath is Vice President of Innovation at GE Digital, responsible for shaping GE's Industrial Internet platform, Predix, into a top-notch data science platform. An award-winning technology executive leader, Ms. Ammanath's work has shaped the usage of data, analytics, and AI at several companies. She is a seasoned leader with over 24 years proven track record of building and leading high performance teams from the ground up, scaling zero to 200+ geographically distributed global teams with a sharp focus on strategy and successful execution of industrial scale products and services. Using advanced technology engineering and data science techniques, Ms. Ammanath also guides leading industrial companies through building and executing strategies to take their business through digital transformation. She recently won the Drexel-CIO Analytics 50 award for being one of the top 50 global innovators in data science.