Swami Chandrasekaran

Global Cloud Center of Excellence Leader

KPMG International

Swami drives technology & architecture for complex digital solutions. He has over 20 years of technology and engineering experience in delivering outcomes using “Process, AI, Data and Automation” in a broad range of industries. In his current role, he works with clients to architect solutions across several industries that combine AI including advanced analytics, IoT, AR/VR, and automation technologies deployed on multi-clouds. He has built middleware products, cloud-first AI platforms as well as working with clients in 20+ countries to deploy them successfully. Some of his recent work includes: Intelligent Conversational Agents, Risk Prediction & Monitoring, Restarting America (safe return to work), Trusted AI framework (for data provenance, bias detection & mitigation, model resiliency, model explainability, etc.), Ambient Data Management, Smart Inventory Management using Drones & Things, Multi-Cloud Architectures, Modern Data Catalog, Patient Front Door, Contact Center Modernization etc. Previously, he spent 12 years at IBM and was appointed as one of their IBM Distinguished Engineers in IBM Watson. He holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering from UT Arlington, holds close to 20 patents, and is also an IBM Master Inventor. He is an avid video gamer, teaches middle & high-school kids AI and delivers guest lectures to graduate level classes in Analytics/AI. He has authored books and several articles in the areas of Applied AI using Watson, Business Process Management, and SOA.Specialties: Enterprise Architecture, Conversational Systems, Large Scale Data Ingestion, AI enabled Search & Discovery, Cloud Architecture, Microservices & Containerization, Enterprise Integration, API Design & Management, Data Catalog, Common Data Models, Business Process Management, SOA, Telecom OSS/BSS, Design Thinking, and Agile Methodologies.

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  • Management Consulting
  • Technology