Founders

Lisa Wood

Lisa Wood, co-founder and CEO of COGNITIVE WORLD, is a big business media veteran with a longtime involvement in artificial intelligence. Throughout the mid and late 90’s, Lisa produced many of the largest and most successful IT-focused custom published productions ever to appear in FORTUNE, and a decade later, BusinessWeek. Simultaneously, Lisa funded R&D of a novel AI, and has been inspir…

Peter Fingar

Peter Fingar, co-founder and Editor-in-Chief, is an author of 26 best-selling books, most recently Cognitive Computing, a Brief Guide for Game Changers. Peter has delivered…

Kevin Fogarty

Kevin Fogarty, co-founder and Managing Editor, focuses on how business and society adapt/navigate disruptive innovation. Kevin is an Executive Editor at Sans Institute, was Business, Technology editor of Computerworld, online editor for Baseline, CIOInsight; founding editor ChannelInsider, BIOITworld; News Director TechTarget Channel; contributing editor, blogger, CIO, eWEEK, EETimes, Iweek, Sl…

Kiran Garimella, Ph.D.

Kiran Garimella, PhD, co-founder and columnist, is a former CIO and Chief Architect at GE, with an extensive background in software engineering, a Ph.D. in AI/ML, and a strong foundation in data analytics, statistics, and operations research. Dr. Garimella is a global speaker and management consultant, and understands how to align and integrate business, analytics, and IT functions. He is the a…