Dario Gil, PhD, Director, Energy & Natural Resources, IBM Research

Dario Gil, PhD, is a leading technologist and executive at IBM. As a Director at IBM Research, he has worldwide responsibilities for IBM’s energy and natural resources research activities, leading a global team of scientists across 12 laboratories that are focused on accelerating industry transformation through breakthrough science and the systematic application of the latest advances in information technology. He is the creator and Founding Director of the Smarter Energy Research Institute, an international collaborative research consortia focused on advancing the utility of the future through the use of predictive analytics, optimization and advanced computation.