Mr. Matchen is a Senior Software Engineer at IBM Watson Life. He has spent his career seeking to make computers more fun and easier to use in common tasks. His current work involves bringing IBM Watson technologies to everyday life. He holds an M.S. degree in computer science from Polytechnic University, Brooklyn, N.Y. He has been working with a diverse group of professionals in the area of human factors in engineering since 1991, helping people work with computers in the real world.