Author, Entrepreneur, Innovator
Until very recently Linda was Chief Innovation Officer at IBM. Her passion is to disrupt in order to innovate globally across large enterprises and startups. Linda is an avid entrepreneur and startup investor across the globe. In 2001 she founded her startup which enabled the mass adoption of RFID technology and IoT (sold to Oracle Corporation). Linda is passionate about big data, cognitive, AI , machine learning and our highly disrupted future Connected World. Her book ProVoke discusses the Culture of Innovation and Disruption. She is a columnist with the Washington Post. As for Not for Profit passions, she is founding member of the Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology and the SETI Institute in Astronomical Sciences.