Prof. Dr. Laura Wynter
Dr. Laura Wynter is leads the Cognitive@NationScale initiative at IBM Research in Singapore in Singapore. Laura has degrees from MIT and the Ecole des Ponts (Paris, France). Her areas of expertise involve the use of optmization, equilibrium modeling and statistics-based methods for enabling effective real-time decision making for planning as well as in operational environments in transportation and other domains. She is an IBM Master Inventor. Her work spans the full lifecycle of a research solution from the definition of the research problem and its characterization, to the development of effective algorithms, to collaborations with the IBM software division culminating in the creation of commercial software products from the mode ls and algorithms developed.