Marc Teerlink


Marc Teerlink

About Marc Teerlink

Marc Teerlink is Global Vice President of Intelligent Enterprise Solutions at SAP. He drives the strategy, vision, and production of intelligent technologies delivered through the SAP Leonardo Portfolio. Prior to his current role, Marc was IBM Watson’s Chief Business Strategist, where he oversaw the new offerings portfolio for the Watson platform during IBM's formative years of artificial intelligence. During his time at IBM, Marc executed a number of successful transformational projects and created and delivered cognitive computing solutions and services offerings. Before IBM, he built expertise as a banker, consumer products business manager, consultant, and change leader within nine countries across three continents

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Analytics, Ethics, And AI – So What?

28-Aug-2019 | Marc Teerlink

A whopping 50% by 2022! This shocking percentage is the projected number of business processes that will be fully automated by 2022, compared to today’s average 30% automation of processes. Most of

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The Future Of IoT Isn’t A Tech Strategy – It’s A Business One

27-Aug-2019 | Marc Teerlink

Part 3 of the 3-part series “Retail and Intelligent Technology” For many years, we’ve been predicting how many devices (or things) will be connected to the Internet by 2020, 2025, etc. In

retail, brick and mortar, retail innovation, customer service, AI, automation

Creating The Intelligent Enterprise In Retail (Part 2): AI, RPA, And The Future Store

25-Mar-2019 | Marc Teerlink

Part 2 of the 3-part series “Retail and Intelligent Technology” While out shopping recently, a friend of ours signed up for a retail credit card in the store (mostly to get the additional disco

artificial intelligence, AI, shopping

AI: Your New Personal Shopper

25-Feb-2019 | Marc Teerlink

With artificial intelligence (AI) recommendations driving 75% of Netflix selections and 35% of Amazon purchases, businesses must start looking to market to their newest customer – AI. As the tech

retail, robots, automation, intelligent enterprise, AI, ML

Creating The Intelligent Enterprise In Retail (Part 1)

3-Jan-2019 | Marc Teerlink

Part 1 of the 3-part series “Retail and Intelligent Technology” Do you recognize this photograph? It’s a picture of a robot from Bossa Nova that has been "patrolling" the aisles of some Walm

The AI Gold Rush: Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning

8-Oct-2018 | Marc Teerlink

We are on the verge of the AI gold rush. Like the prospectors of the infamous historical gold rush, however, only a few leading organizations will strike gold. Real economic growth will be achieved by

artificial intelligence, AI, machine learning, ML

Unlocking Data-Driven Intelligence And Innovation Through Artificial Intelligence

1-Oct-2018 | Marc Teerlink

In the second of a two-part blog, you'll learn how companies are successfully using artificial intelligence and how to take advantage of these new capabilities. The addition of artificial intellige

Machine Learning Study Points To Lack Of Strategic Clarity

17-Sep-2018 | Marc Teerlink

In this, the first in a two-part series, you will learn about artificial intelligence and machine learning, common missteps, success criteria, and how to take advantage of these new capabilities. A