Data and AI Forum 2020 FAQs

The health of IBM employees, clients and business contacts is our primary focus. IBM is monitoring current conditions related to the Novel Coronavirus outbreak to ensure our response activities are aligned with recommendations of the World Health Organization, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and governmental regulations.  At this time, IBM is proceeding with the Data and AI Forum in Miami, October 13-16 and will advise here if there are any changes with this event.

What is the Data and AI Forum?
The Data and AI Forum 2020 is the premiere industry event showcasing client success as businesses progress on their journey to AI. Learn about what the future holds for the IBM Data and AI portfolio. Whether you’re using AI to reinvent your business, or still figuring out how to get there, there’s a place for you at the Data and AI Forum 2020.

When is Data and AI Forum 2020 taking place?
October 13-16, 2020.

Who should plan to attend?
The conference is for everyone interested in shaping their company’s AI transformation: executives, data scientists, business users, technical leads, line of business managers and IBM business partners. We expect 2000+ attendees to join us.

Where is the conference this year?
We’re thrilled to return to The InterContinental in Miami, Florida.

What can I expect to learn at Data and AI Forum 2020?
You’ll have a front-row seat to the biggest announcements of the year from IBM Data and AI: what’s new, what’s possible — and what the future might look like.We’ll offer 100+ keynotes, hands-on labs, client best practices, technical sessions and product-focused breakouts.

You can also expand your network and meet directly with 2,000+ industry leaders, subject matter experts, IBM clients and business partners.

What tracks curriculum will you offer attendees?
We built the Data and AI Forum 2020 to help you turn your AI aspirations into outcomes. Check back soon for details.

When will registration open?
April 2020. Check back here soon for details.

How much will it cost to register?
Registration price: $1,195 Early Bird (before June 30) / $1,495 Standard.

What’s included in the registration fee?
You’ll be able to attend general sessions, hands-on labs, multiple session tracks, all meals, main conference networking receptions and a final-night special event.

What payment methods are accepted?
All major credit cards are accepted. We’ll also accept Business Partner vouchers, check back soon for details.

Will meals be provided?
Yes! We will feed you! Your badge covers: meals (breakfast, lunch, and coffee breaks), main conference networking receptions, and final-night gala.

Who should I contact if I have dietary restrictions or allergies?
Please note any dietary restrictions in your profile when you register for the event.

What’s the history of the event?
This is the second-annual Data and AI Forum being held in Miami. In 2019, the event replaced the popular IBM Analytics University event series, expanding beyond Business Analytics content to cover the entire Data and AI portfolio.