Nandakishore Kambhatla

Head of Adobe Research Lab, India


Dr. Nanda Kambhatla is the Head of Adobe Research in India. He has almost three decades of research experience in the areas of Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning. Previously, he was the Vice President for Enterprise AI at Symphony AI driving next generation of Applied AI and Machine Learning technology platforms. Earlier, he has worked more than two decades at IBM Research as an IBM Distinguished Engineer and an IBM Master Inventor. He has made significant contributions to Watson technology, through research in information extraction, conversational interfaces and Machine Learning. He holds a B.Tech. degree from IIT BHU, India, and a Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering from Oregon Graduate Institute of Science and Technology. Dr. Kambhatla has twelve U.S. patents and more than 45 publications.