Sumit Gupta is VP, AI, Machine Learning, and HPC in the IBM Cognitive Systems business.  Sumit leads the business strategy & software and hardware products for machine learning, deep learning, & HPC.   Prior to IBM, Sumit was the general manager of the AI & GPU accelerated data center business at NVIDIA and was central in building that business from the ground-up to what is now a multi-billion dollar business for NVIDIA.  Sumit has a Ph.D. in CS from UC, Irvine, and a BS in EE from IIT Delhi.