Edy Liongosari is Accenture's chief research scientist and managing director. In this capacity, he is responsible for the agenda and outcomes of Accenture Labs' applied technology research across all seven Labs locations globally. The research defines the future for large enterprises, shapes the technology market, and creates strong business results for our clients.
Edy has been with Accenture for over 25 years. Prior to his current role, he led the Systems and Platforms Research Group, which covers key technology areas such as the Industrial Internet of Things, high-performance computing, model-driven DevOps, data engineering, services, and analytics. He also was the head of Accenture R&D Labs in Bangalore, India, for a number of years, where he led a global team of R&D personnel to industrialize Accenture's system development process. Edy and his team have received numerous patents and awards for innovation. A copy of his research work has also been placed into the Smithsonian's permanent research collection.
Edy has a master's degree in Computer Science from Indiana University and is a member of IEEE, ACM, and Microsoft's Distinguished Engineering Council. He is also a board member at the Software and Information Industry Association.