Gautam Khera, Senior Global Director of Technical R&D at Western Digital, shares his experience with AI strategy initiatives over the course of his career, the most fulfilling parts of his role, his experience with AI implementation to aid business and research goals, how to utilize machine learning to get insights from volumes of data, outlier & anomaly detection, quantifying ROI from AI implementation and much more!
|Dr. Gautam Khera
Dr. Gautam Khera has held engineering and executive leadership roles in the hi-tech manufacturing space with various Fortune 500 companies. Having developed and launched nearly 20 B2B data storage products through the full product life-cycle, Gautam has a holistic industry view, living at the center of product, technology, and manufacturing. His scope has included advanced analytics, big data, and AI. Through a 20 year journey navigating this space he is a thought leader and results-delivering business leader, using advanced analytics to improve time-to-learning, performance, quality and cost. Gautam attended Carleton College, received a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Minnesota and the Ignite/PRIE Certificate from Stanford University Graduate School of Business.