Café des Sciences #82 at IBM Watson Health was a success!!

Our lastest Café des Sciences on April 5, 2017 at IBM Watson Health was a success! Thank you IBM and thank you Vice President XaaS Acceleration Jérôme Selva and his wonderful team for their very welcoming invitation!


Our lastest Café des Sciences on April 5, 2017 at IBM Watson Health Center in Cambridge gathered 40 people from different Francophone regions, such as Switzerland, Belgium, Quebec and France.

Valéry Freland, Consul General of France in Boston, gave an opening speech and Jérôme Selva, Vice President XaaS Acceleration at IBM Watson, started the presentations.

Valéry Freland and Jérôme Selva

The guests who gathered that evening had the opportunity to discover Watson Health Experience and X-Force Command Center, which offered everyone a deeper understanding of how powerful "Cognitive Systems" or "Augmented Intelligence" can be. It also demonstrated the diversity of its application, including to cooking creativity and French cuisine!


Chef Doug Poullard explained how he uses IBM Watson to design new recipes:

If you are looking for more information about current developments on artificial intelligence, please look at the two articles recently published in France:

For more info about IBM Watson, please look at our previous article:

And don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter @FranceinBoston to learn about our next Café des Sciences on May 3rd!!

Many thanks to our partners - New England French-American Chamber of Commerce (FACCNE), French Tech Hub, Conseillers du Commerce Extérieur (CCEF), Swissnex, Delegation du Québec, Wallonie-Bruxelles International - who organize this monthly event with scientists and entrepreneurs located in the Boston area.

Last modified on 07/04/2017

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