Naghmana Majed is the CTO for Global Automotive and Aerospace & Defense industries at IBM, where she drives the technology strategy and roadmap for the industries on a worldwide basis. She has many years of experience in IT-driven innovation in automotive and has been a visionary in creation of many cutting-edge industry solutions, using AI, IOT and Blockchain. She is well known for her thought leadership in IT strategy and product innovation. Her current interest is in the area of emerging mobility paradigms and enabling new digital business models using AI and Blockchain technologies. Naghmana is a member of the Forbes Technology Council. She is a frequent speaker at industry and tech conferences and guest lecturer at Stanford University.