IBM Distinguished Engineer, CTO
Sridhar Iyengar an IBM Distinguished Engineer with over 30 years of experience in IT (over 15 years in IBM Research & Development Labs) is the CTO for a team over 1,500+ IBMers serving a global insurer. Sridharâ€™s current living lab is in the Insurance industry where many insurers are on a digital transformation journey transitioning from 1000s of custom applications on various on premise systems to a set of SaaS applications in a hybrid cloud environment. His technical areas of expertise spans Artificial Intelligence, Hybrid Cloud, Containers, DevSecOps, Software Architecture, Databases & Data Analytics, Blockchain, Modeling, Middleware and Software Engineering Frameworks. Sridhar works closely with IBM R&D Labs to bring new innovations to the Insurance Industry. Sridhar is also an industry standards leader and has pioneered several core Architecture, Modeling, Semantic and Data Interchange standards at OMG. Sridhar holds several patents in modeling, metadata management and tools integration and is a frequent speaker at conferences worldwide. Sridhar also serves on the OMG Board of Directors and is a member of the IBM Academy of Technology. Sridhar is working with C Suite and Technical experts in Cloud, Data & AI in the Insurance industry with a goal delivering digital insurance platforms that scale to the enterprise.