Howard Ho is a Research Staff Member at IBM Almaden Research Center and a development
manager of IBM Watson Organization. He has been research manager of Search and Analytics
Group including SystemT text analytics and Gumshoe enterprise search projects, and
research manager of Intelligent Information Integration (a.k.a. Clio) Group for over
Dr. Ho has received multiple formal awards from IBM and has published over 20 patents, over 30 journal papers, and over 60 conference papers in these areas. He received a B.S. degree in electrical engineering from National Taiwan University, Taiwan in 1979 and a Ph.D. degree in computer science from Yale University in 1990.