Kristin Keene, Events Manager for ConnectED formerly known as Lotusphere and Connect joined Oliver Heinz’s monthly ICS Community webcast today, and she shared some more information about the upcoming event:Why the change?Based on decisions with business partners, clients and experts, IBM determined they had swung the pendulum too far away from their technical roots with the most recent conferences. People felt that the LOB and marketing content was starting to overshadow the event.
via ICS Zone.
IBM Connect evolves to meet the needsof our technical clients and partners
In 2015, IBM Connect will transform into an even more in-depth technical event,“IBM ConnectED” that provides the deep “nuts and bolts” technical experience that is so important to our long-standing technical community.
Specifically designed for technologists of all levels, including CIOs, IT managers and practitioners, this new event will offer deep-dive technical sessions, demos, labs and roundtables, access to IBM technical experts, and more.
via IBM – ConnectED 2015 – Overview.
IBM Connect evolves to meet the needsof our technical clients and partners. In 2015, IBM Connect will transform into an even more in-depth technical event,“IBM ConnectED” that provides the deep “nuts and bolts” technical experience that is so important to our long-standing technical community.
via IBM – ConnectED 2015 – Overview.
1. Singing karaoke alone just isn’t as much fun!
2. Didn’t get what you wanted for Christmas? Connect makes a great present for yourself!
3. 2 words: Pretzel Cookies
4. When else can you visit The Twilight Zone with your favorite technical SME?
5. The average temperature in Orlando in January doesn’t require gloves or a scarf!
News and thoughts on becoming a business that is engaged, transparent and nimble. Join us in cultivating a spirit of collaboration and community. Managed by @colleeni and @tariq_ahmad. We\’re following IBM Social Computing Guidelines.
via Connect 2014 sessions: This list is getting longer! – Social Business Insights Blog.
Eligible attendees can register to attend for $1295.
Proof of academic standing required at check-in.
Students: valid student ID and copy of class schedule showing 12 units or credits required at check-in.
Faculty (full-time professors): valid, accredited university ID, required at check-in.
Failure to produce proof of your academic status will result in a charge of the full registration fee of $2,195. Please contact customer service for questions about this policy.
via IBM Connect 2014.
Join us at IBM Connect 2014 to gain insights into how game-changing technology and strategies in social, mobile, cloud, smarter workforce, cognitive systems, smarter commerce and business analytics are propelling companies to competitive heights. Alongside IBM Connect and the Lotusphere Technical Program, this year we are excited to include the Kenexa World Conference which will help you empower human resources, your workforce, and your business to ultimately drive real business results.
via IBM Connect 2014, Orlando Florida, Kenexa World, Lotusphere.
Just found a cool app to track the right session for IBM Connect on my iPhone also works on iPad.
via Social Business Online 2013 Mobile App for IBM Connect 2013 ibm apple iphone mobile.
JumpStart and Master Class sessions
JumpStarts focus on introductory and overview material to help get you ready for the more in-depth technical sessions coming later in the week. Master Class sessions are designed for the practitioners already in the trenches.
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The conference information and messaging system.
Birds-of-a-Feather sessions are a popular feature of our conference, bringing together communities and individuals with similar interests. These sessions are informal, interactive discussion groups for like-minded attendees to share ideas and experiences in an small group, open forum setting.
Visit with our sponsors and exhibitors, a venue for attendees eager to find the best social business services and solutions.
Architects, developers, engineers, and consultants with a wide range of backgrounds and expertise are available to talk, to problem solve, and to help answer your questions or to simply brainstorm.
via IBM – Software – IBM Connect 2013 – Agenda-at-a-glance.
Swirling spotlights, hip walk-on music, the roar of the audience, the electricity that comes from a standing room only crowd—all for you as a speaker at IBM Connect 2013 and the Lotusphere Technical Program.
Last year over 350 top-notch speakers—clients, partners, and industry experts—shared their business stories and technical expertise with thousands of conference attendees, contributing to one of the most critically acclaimed session agendas in the industry. We’re ramping up to do it again at the 2013 conference.
via IBM – Software – IBM Connect 2013 – Tracks.