A well-recognized expert in cutting-edge technologies including Edge and Massively Distributed Computing, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Cognitive Deep Learning, Blockchain, and Internet-of-Things. Currently working in the Bank of America as Senior Vice President and Senior Architect Lead in the Technology Infrastructure Organization. Previously worked as Senior AI/ML Architect and SVP at the Employee Experience Technology within Bank of America. Before Bank of America Maharaj Mukherjee worked for twenty years in IBM Research in various leading-edge technologies including Shape Processing Engine, Computational Lithography, Design for Manufacturing, Deep and Cognitive Machine Learning, and Watson Internet of Things. Maharaj Mukherjee is an IBM Master Inventor Emeritus and holds 125 US patents and 160 International Patents to his credit. He is also recognized as a top inventor in the Bank of America in 2020 and 2021. He received the Platinum Award from the Bank of America for being one of the top three inventors in 2021. He was also recognized by IBM for the “Twenty Patents from the Past Twenty years” in 2015. He was inducted into IBM’s Inventor Wall of Fame in 2011. He holds a PhD from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, an MS from SUNY Stony Brook, and a B-Tech (Hons.) from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.
He currently serves as a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) USA Awards Committee as well as a member of the IEEE Region 1 Awards Committee. He is also the current chair of the Central Area of IEEE USA.