Blogs

Susan Visser
Social Lead for IBM Analytics - Financial Services Sector, IBM

Susan is leading the social conversations in the Financial Sector by writing blogs, enabling experts, and amplifying the most compelling content in this area. Susan came from the DB2 area, so data is a core skill.  Her passion is books, so don’t be surprised if you hear about great authors and books that Susan has met or read.

The cognitive level of surveillance for financial institutions

The cognitive level of surveillance for financial institutions

November 10, 2016 | by Susan Visser, Social Lead for IBM Analytics - Financial Services Sector, IBM
A holistic and dynamic surveillance system that looks across the trading activity, specific actions and communications of the trader goes beyond traditional, rules-based surveillance systems. See how IBM Surveillance Insight for Financial Services provides a cognitive system that takes surveillance...
Industry experts weigh in on what’s most anticipated for fintech in 2017

Industry experts weigh in on what’s most anticipated for fintech in 2017

October 21, 2016 | by Susan Visser, Social Lead for IBM Analytics - Financial Services Sector, IBM
Technology is transforming the financial services industry through advanced analytics, behavior finance, mobile computing, predictive analytics, robo advisors and now cognitive computing. Industry experts were recently asked to answer this question: “What is the most exciting change you anticipate...

5 disruptive technologies that are challenging the traditional banking model

May 14, 2016 | by Susan Visser, Social Lead for IBM Analytics - Financial Services Sector, IBM
Something interesting is happening, and it is causing banks and other financial services to rethink how they are doing business. Customers are embracing mobile and digital channels more and more each year, and to be successful, companies must deliver customer engagement via those channels.
Welcome to the Cognitive Era: Insight 2015’s opening session

Welcome to the Cognitive Era: Insight 2015’s opening session

October 28, 2015 | by Susan Visser, Social Lead for IBM Analytics - Financial Services Sector, IBM
The opening session of IBM Insight 2015 electrified attendees with the story of how IBM Watson is transforming businesses in sectors ranging from healthcare to transportation. By bringing cognitive computing to the insight economy, IBM Watson is helping organizations seize the analytics advantage.
The 2015 guide to IBM Insight for insurance professionals

The 2015 guide to IBM Insight for insurance professionals

October 20, 2015 | by Susan Visser, Social Lead for IBM Analytics - Financial Services Sector, IBM
Attend IBM Insight 2015 to follow the latest trends in insurance analytics, including telematics, weather events and predictive customer insights. Check out this list of insurance-related sessions to begin planning your Insight schedule now.
The analytics of ultracycling

The analytics of ultracycling

October 19, 2015 | by Susan Visser, Social Lead for IBM Analytics - Financial Services Sector, IBM
Ultracyclist Dave Haase used analytics to create his own luck in the Race Across America. Learn how analytics, the Internet of Things and leveraging weather data can enhance operational performance and decision-making. And meet Dave in a Google hangout and at IBM Insight 2015.
Is fraud driving your premiums up?

Is fraud driving your premiums up?

October 16, 2015 | by Susan Visser, Social Lead for IBM Analytics - Financial Services Sector, IBM
As criminals adopt increasingly sophisticated approaches to fraud across all industries, counterfraud solutions must rise to meet the challenge. Attend IBM Insight to discover how you can protect your business by implementing advanced analytics and predictive analytics solutions.
The planning and analytics guide, part 2

The planning and analytics guide, part 2

October 15, 2015 | by Susan Visser, Social Lead for IBM Analytics - Financial Services Sector, IBM
The market is abuzz with news and announcements around financial performance management. Read on to discover a variety of useful assets and resources and learn how you can transform your organization's planning, budgeting, forecasting, reporting and analysis processes.
The planning and analytics guide, part 1

The planning and analytics guide, part 1

October 14, 2015 | by Susan Visser, Social Lead for IBM Analytics - Financial Services Sector, IBM
The market has been abuzz with news and announcements around Financial Performance Management (FPM). Read on to discover the latest updates in the Financial Performance Management area.
Dive deeper into Insight topics with a book

Dive deeper into Insight topics with a book

October 12, 2015 | by Susan Visser, Social Lead for IBM Analytics - Financial Services Sector, IBM
While you’re at IBM Insight 2015, hit the bookstore for more on a variety of topics covered in regular Insight sessions. If you like, meet the authors to get your book signed and take a moment to chat. Don’t miss this chance to bring your learning home from Insight.

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