Melissa Mathers trains and deploys virtual assistants using Watson AI technology to empower serious enterprise clients. A technical consultant for IBM in downtown Toronto, Melissa spends her workdays helping businesses unlock the value of their data to predict and influence future outcomes. Melissa’s multifaceted technical education from the Faculty of Science allows her to assess complex challenges and design sophisticated cognitive solutions using IBM’s cutting-edge, machine learning based multicloud platform. Melissa previously worked as a Project Coordinator for the national STEM not-for-profit Let’s Talk Science. Going forward, her career conversation promises much more to discuss.