2011 Speaker: >Eric is a Senior I/T Architect with the Emerging Technology & Architecture Service Area in IBM’s Global Business Services division. Eric has played a lead role in defining architectures and overall technology solutions for a variety of IBM customers across multiple industries. He is currently the lead architect for IBM’s Professional Marketplace, a global workforce management solution for matching employees to projects and clients. His areas of expertise include enterprise search, integration architecture,workforce optimization, social media and location-based technology, and GIS. You can find Eric on Twitter at @eric_andersen.