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Research Manager, Interactive and Immersive AI Group
T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY USA


Professional Associations

Professional Associations:  IBM Academy of Technology  |  IEEE Women in Engineering  |  IEEE, Senior Member


Dr. Sinem Güven leads a global team of researchers, engineers and creative artists, whose mission is to create AI-driven innovations with particular focus on technology support and education domains.

Sinem earned her Ph.D. degree in 3D User Interfaces and Interaction for Augmented and Virtual Reality from Computer Graphics and User Interfaces Lab at Columbia University.

Since joining IBM, she has led several successful research projects around Augmented Reality and Predictive Analytics, which resulted in five IBM Outstanding Technical Achievement Awards, and three IBM Research Division Awards for her technical leadership and contributions.

In addition to her research leadership role, Sinem also serves as the Global Technical Lead for the Technology Support Services (TSS) AR Program, where she defines the Augmented Reality strategy and technical agenda for GTS TSS, and drives differentiating technology innovations.