PEDLS Darío Gil — Lecture

Event Date: January 19, 2023
Speaker: Darío Gil, IBM Senior Vice President and Director of Research
Time: 2:30-3:30 PM EDT
Location: ARMS Atrium
Priority: No
School or Program: Electrical and Computer Engineering
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Dario Gil

Biography

Dr. Darío Gil is IBM Senior Vice President and Director of Research. He is a technology and business leader, responsible for IBM Research, one of the world’s largest and most influential corporate research labs. Dr. Gil leads the technology roadmap and the technical community of IBM, directing innovation strategies in areas including hybrid cloud, AI, semiconductors, quantum computing, and exploratory science. He is also responsible for IBM's intellectual property strategy and business.

Dr. Gil is a globally recognized leader of the quantum computing industry. Under his leadership, IBM was the first company in the world to build programmable quantum computers and make them universally available through the cloud.

Dr. Gil is a member of the National Science Board of the United States, and the boards of the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), New York Academy of Sciences, New York Hall of Science, and Research! America. He serves on the President’s Research Council of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR), and the MIT School of Engineering Dean's Advisory Council.

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