ABIE Award Winners, Technical Leadership

Laura Haas

2010 Women Of Vision ABIE Award Winner for Technical Leadership

Laura Haas is an IBM Fellow and Director for Technology and Operations of IBM Research’s Accelerated Discovery Lab.

Dr. Haas is also one of the founders of IBM’s information integration solutions, which today include products that can integrate both structured and unstructured data via federation, consolidation and search. In addition, she has been named one of two “Catalysts for Science” in IBM Research. In this role, she works with a world-wide team across eight research labs to help researchers succeed, to help IBM maintain a high scientific profile in the academic community, and to encourage the kind of ambitious research that can change the industry and the world.