Joel Gomez is a WW Executive Cloud Integration Architect at IBM with more than 28 years of experience in Information Technology related to Application and Integration Middleware solutions, including MQ, App Connect, and API Connect. He holds a Masters degree in e-Commerce from Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey in Mexico. His areas of expertise include Cloud Computing, Service Oriented Architecture & API Economy, as well as Application Development, Web, Mobile & Microservices Technologies. In recent years he has focused on Integration for Healthcare creating the North America Integration for Healthcare User Group and leading a monthly call with some of the largest healthcare providers and payers in North America, where they discuss topics like the Healthcare Pack, DICOM, HIPAA, HL7 and FHIR. He is co-author of IBM Redbooks publication "Accelerating Modernization with Agile Integration" that was published earlier this year.