Naeem Altaf

IBM • IBM Distinguished Engineer, CTO Space Tech

Naeem Altaf (M), as IBM's Distinguished Engineer and CTO for Space Tech, leads the Innovation group. Innovating from Edge Computing in Space to Supply Chain Optimization for Space Assets, to Autonomous Cognitive Framework for CubeSat Swarms, to growing challenges of Space Debris and Collision Avoidance, to Geo-Spatial Analysis with Satellite Imagery, to exploring Quantum Computing for opening new realms of possibilities for the New Space Age. Naeem's team also partners with various space agencies, universities, and space tech companies. He has been with IBM for 20 years and was recently appointed as Technical Advisor Board Member for Explore Mars.


International Astronautical Congress 2020

12-14 October 2020

Cyberspace edition