Dr. Darío Gil is IBM Senior Vice President and Director of Research. He directs innovation strategies in hybrid cloud, AI, semiconductors, quantum computing, and exploratory science. He also leads the technical community of IBM and is responsible for the company’s intellectual property strategy and business.
Dr. Gil co-chairs the MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab and the Executive Board of the International Science Reserve. He is a member of the National Science Board (NSB), the National Science Foundation (NSF) governing body. He also serves on the President’s Research Council of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR), the MIT School of Engineering Dean’s Advisory Council, and the Aspen Global Cybersecurity Group. He serves on the boards of the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), New York Academy of Sciences, New York Hall of Science, and Research!America.
Dr. Gil received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from MIT.