Jeff Kusnitz


Jeff Kusnitz


Senior Software Engineer, Cognitive Computing


IBM Research - Almaden San Jose, CA USA


Jeff Kusnitz has been with IBM for more than 35 years. He spent 15 of those years working in IBM's Research and Software Group organizations on speech recognition and telephony platforms and technologies in roles ranging from software development to platform integration to worldwide standards as IBM's representative to several industry standards organizations. Following that, he worked with IBM Research's WebFountain and Semantic Super Computing organizations, focusing primarily on enterprise-scale text analytics and indexing, developing and maintaining several services used within IBM to manage and mine internal web pages. Jeff is currently working at IBM Research Almaden in the Cognitive Computing group, focusing on on infrastructure, tooling and simulators.