Luminaries & Thought Leaders (Columnists)

(alphabetical order)

Bruce Richardson

Bruce Richardson, columnist, is SVP and Chief Enterprise Strategist at Salesforce. During his 20-year career as Chief Research Officer at AMR Research he initiated and led the firm’s coverage of ERP, supply chain management, CRM, e-commerce, cloud computing, and the “future of work.” He described it as the "Best job in the world," and was responsible for First Thing Monday, a weekly publication… Read More

Paul Roma

Paul Roma, columnist, is CEO of Ciox Health. Prior, Paul was Chief Analytics Officer at Deloitte Consulting, LLP, and was Deloitte’s innovation leader in 2012. Paul has led successful mission-critical transformations for Fortune 500 companies. He solves complex challenges that can make a big impact—problems that aim to touch billions of lives—in healthcare, child welfare, and education. Paul ha… Read More

Rajeev Ronanki

Rajeev Ronanki, columnist, has more than 20 years of healthcare and information technology experience. He leads Deloitte Consulting LLP’s cognitive computing and healthcare innovation practices, focused on implementing cognitive solutions for personalized consumer engagement, intelligent automation, and predictive analytics. He is at the forefront of some of the most strategic initiatives on co… Read More

Manoj Saxena

Manoj Saxena, columnist, likes building things, going fast, and helping brilliant people build great companies. Manoj also likes making markets especially around machine intelligence. He is passionate about racing cars and inspiring our youth to pursue STEM careers. 

Ronald Schmelzer

Ronald Schmelzer, columnist, is senior analyst and founder of the Artificial Intelligence-focused analyst and advisory firm Cognilytica, and is also the host of the AI Today podcast, SXSW Innovation Awards Judge, founder and operator of TechBreakfast demo format events, and an expert in AI, Machine Learning, Enterprise Architecture, venture capital, startup and entrepreneurial ecosystems, and m… Read More

Thomas Seoh

Thomas Seoh, columnist, is CEO of Kinexum, a strategic advisory firm providing guidance on regulatory, clinical and other translational matters for life science product development. Previously, he held senior leadership positions in public and private pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device companies for over 25 years, including legal management in the ICN Pharmaceuticals group, General Coun… Read More

Tarry Singh

Tarry Singh, columnist, is CEO, Founder and AI Neuroscience Researcher of AI startup deepkapha.ai. deepkapha.ai focuses on the following three pillars: 1) breakthrough AI research that intends to knit the world of neuroscience, models and frameworks around deep learning for the future, 2) build AI Solutions for corporate customers and train engineering teams to holistically build AI departments wi… Read More

Jim Sinur

Jim Sinur, columnist, is a VP and Research Fellow at Aragon. As a distinguished Thought Leader, Jim covers Digital Transformation, the Digital Business Platform (DBP), the Internet of Things(IoT), Cognitive Delivery, and the Intelligent Workplace. Prior to joining Aragon, Jim spent 20 years at Gartner, where he was critical in creating the first Hype Cycle and Maturity Model, which have become… Read More

Richard Soley, Ph.D

Richard Soley, Ph.D., columnist, is Chairman and CEO of the Object Management Group (OMG), the world's largest standards consortium; as well as Executive Director of the Cloud Standards Customer Council; and Executive Director of the Industrial Internet Consortium.

Michael Spencer

Michael Spencer, columnist, is a prolific futurist called the original business insider with over 800 articles on LinkedIn and writing daily on Medium, where he is a top writer in 20+ tags. He is a content and brand consultant for startups involved in robotics, AI, blockchain and IoT. Michael is founder and editor of FutureSin, a Medium publication that explores aspects of technology and societ… Read More