Summit Speakers

Vickie Robinson Patterson

Invictus Knowledge Institute

A proven senior leader with 21 years of experience in product and project management, business development, sales, delivery and implementation of hardware, software and data center products and services with an emphasis in the area of high-performance computing (HPC).
Known and respected for business, technical and people skills with the depth, breadth and insight required to identify and develop successful product portfolios and develop influential customer and business partner relationships across industries and the world. Demonstrated ability to develop and execute long-term strategies as well as focus on tactical execution which consistently exceeds business objectives.
PMP Certified, with a strong academic background that includes a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from Texas A&M, and Masters Certificate in Project Management from George Washington University. 
Additionally, Vickie has started a non-profit organization called Invictus Knowledge Institute specializing in technology boot camps and innovative research and development projects.

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Invent…or Innovate? What’s the difference? How “technology innovation” really gets you to a real product

Presentation based on technology Innovation Lessons Learned as discussed in the “Case Study: A decade of development of IBM’s Supercomputer built for helping with U.S. national security”​