HRLeaders-Speaker Jackie-Ryan

Jackie Ryan

Director, Workforce Science & Analytics, IBM

Jackie Ryan is the Director of Offering Management for IBM’s Smarter Workforce portfolio responsible for the strategy, solutions, and overall workforce analytics business. With over 20 years’ experience in information management, analytics, and big data technologies, Jackie has led worldwide software development, product management, and marketing teams that have led the market in client value and innovation.

Software solutions she has led include pioneering first-generation releases, new era technologies, and groundbreaking products that have been instrumental in multi-million- dollar acquisitions, and recognized for technical innovation. Most recently she has led innovations in cloud SaaS workforce analytics solutions that enable HR professionals to interact with self-learning cognitive analytics systems through natural language.

Jackie is a member of the Society of Women Engineers, INFORMS, and the Product Management Association. She is a frequent speaker at external events and has contributed to several publications on the topic of cognitive workforce analytics. Jackie is based at the IBM Silicon Valley Lab in San Jose, California.