Pervasive Computing: Mobilizing the Enterprise
by Rod Adkins
Thursday, March 4, 2004, 7:30am - Thursday, March 4, 2004, 9:30am
Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel
FORTUNE magazine recently named Adkins as the 19th most powerful black executive in America.
As a member of IBM's Worldwide Management Council and the Board of Governors of the IBM Academy of Technology, Rod participates in decisions that determine IBM's corporate and technical direction. He serves as co-chairman of IBM's Multicultural People in Technology and the National Black Family Technology Awareness initiatives. He is an active member of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE). He is a member of the Executive Leadership Council and serves on the board of directors for PeopleClick Inc., a Raleigh, N.C. based human resources services company.
Rod earned a B.A. degree in physics from Rollins College and B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from Georgia Tech. He serves on the President Advisory Board for Georgia Tech and the Board of Trustees for Georgia Tech Research Corporation.