ABOUT

THOMASF. ANGLERO

About

Thomas F. Anglero

Biography

Thomas F. Anglero is an engaging public speaker. He has an incredible talent at explaining complex technologies in a simple to understand way for all audiences.  He in an expert in artificial intelligence and innovation. In 2017, Thomas presented at 100+ conferences to 35,000+ people.

Thomas F. Anglero is the Director of Innovation for IBM Norway.  He is responsible for IBM Watson and innovation with IBM clients. Mr. Anglero is the creator of the IBM Watson Innovation Lab (Oslo Cancer Cluster).  He is also a popular spokesperson for IBM on innovation and technology throughout Europe.

Mr. Anglero has had an incredibly successful international career:

     – 2017 TEDx Arendal speaker,

     – 2015 Director of Innovation, IBM Norway

     – 2013 “Undomiciled Project (UP) Unsung Hero” award recipient (New York City),

     – 2010 Director of Innovation, Norwegian Tax Authorities

     – 2010 “Social Entrepreneur of the Year” recipient (IESI Business School – Barcelona, Spain),

     – 2009 “Top 10 Most Influential Foreigner” award recipient (Norway)

     – Founded two startups (Norway and Serbia) and

     – 10x champion FIBA Level-2 basketball coach

Mr. Anglero was born and raised in the Lower East Side of New York City in 1966.  Mr. Anglero went to the prestigious, Hackley School, one of the United States elite private high schools through a full scholarship from Hackley School.

Mr. Anglero has an engineering degree from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York  He was award “Student Athlete of the Year” upon graduation in 1990.  Mr. Anglero worked as a natural gas engineer for Brooklyn Union Gas for 7 years where he began his public speaking career as a member of Toast Masters International before moving to Norway in 1996.

Mr. Anglero speaks English, Norwegian, and some Spanish.