As a senior product manager at IBM, Suzanne Livingston leads the product strategy for IBM's market- leading social networking technology, Lotus Connections. She has been responsible for its design, research, development and market adoption. Suzanne has always had a strong interest in collaboration technologies and business productivity tools and works with companies worldwide on social software adoption and technology integration. In addition, Suzanne speaks at numerous industry events and has several publications on social software for businesses. Prior to IBM, she worked with companies and non-profits to develop social web strategies and technology. Suzanne lives in Boston with her husband Mike and their dog Leo.