Kathy Grise, Senior Program Director - IEEE Future Directions, supports new and emerging initiatives, including cloud computing, big data, digital realities, AI/ML, and digital transformation, supports IEEE Future Directions, and manages the digital presence team for Future Directions. Ms. Grise serves as Technical Program Chair of the IEEE COMPSAC 2021 Symposium – Data Sciences, Analytics, & Technologies (DSAT).
Prior to joining the IEEE staff, Ms. Grise held numerous positions at IBM, and most recently was a Senior Engineering Manager for Process Design Kit Enablement in the IBM Semiconductor Research and Development Center. Ms. Grise led the overall IT infrastructure implementation, and software development in support of semiconductor device modeling verification, packaging, and delivery; device measurement and characterization data collection and management, and automation for device modeling engineers. Ms. Grise is a graduate of Washington and Jefferson College, and an IEEE Senior member.