Usha Jagannathan

Vice President, Marsh Digital Labs

Dr. Usha Jagannathan recently took a position as Vice President, Marsh Digital Labs at Marsh & McLennan Companies Inc., a world’s largest global insurance brokerage firm. Usha is currently focused on creating well-functioning online communities of digital practices in leading technologies such as Blockchain, AI/ML, and IoT in the risk management space. Earlier, she was a graduate program chair for the Information Technology program at Arizona State University (ASU). She pioneered the concept of virtual IT labs immersion for online degree programs to facilitate authentic learning. Prior to joining ASU, she worked as a Senior IT Consultant serving corporate clients nationwide for The Washington Post Co. She empowers her graduate students’ and STEM community through her technical presentations and mentorship in shaping them for a great career path.

Usha is a super STEM enthusiast and very passionate in volunteering for STEM workshops, coding clubs, conducting hackathons, and a strong supporter of women empowerment. Usha holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics, Masters in Computer Applications from India and PhD in Technology & E-learning from Arizona.

My Sessions

The Nuts and Bolts of IoT Rollouts: How Your Knowledge and Decisions Will Make or Break Your Business

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Join us in a dynamic hands-on session which goes through 3 major areas of IoT product creation. We will cover the Technical, Design, and Deployment pieces of a solution with audience participation. At the end of the session, we will share our results and answer questions from the audience.”