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Winning together in North America in 2019

Written by Dorothy Copeland | February 28, 2019 | Partner Perspectives, THINK

If you’re like me, you’re still buzzing with excitement after this year’s PartnerWorld at Think. Thank you to all of our partners whose business made the event possible. Attendees heard about partner successes from visionaries in tech, met with executives at the BP Café, and talked with industry experts about building new ecosystems and making more

Thank you! PartnerWorld at Think and Think 2019 wrap-up

Written by John Teltsch | February 27, 2019 | THINK

Earlier this month, around 7,000 IBM Business Partners from across the globe came to San Francisco for the PartnerWorld at Think and Think 2019 conferences. If you attended, you know that these events were jam-packed with inspiring talks, strategic insights, cool demos and hands-on labs, plus plenty of networking opportunities. Thank you for helping make more

Join IBM Business Partner Connect to make partnerships at the speed of AI

Written by Carola Cazenave | February 21, 2019 | Ecosystem Essentials, THINK

We just concluded an incredible week at Think 2019, where technology leaders from around the world gathered to discuss the newest developments in our industry. This year’s conference was especially significant to me, as it marked the launch of IBM Business Partner Connect. This new networking initiative represents IBM’s commitment to ushering in a new more

Congratulations to our 2019 IBM Business Partner Award Winners

Written by John Teltsch | February 14, 2019 | Partner Perspectives, THINK

This week, at PartnerWorld at Think, more than 70 IBM Business Partners were recognized for their outstanding business solutions. These partners are using technology from across the IBM portfolio to do amazing work for our mutual clients, and not only are we grateful for their contributions, we’d also like to honor them for going above more

IBM Watson Build 2018: Global Champion Selected!

Written by Micah Mingo | February 13, 2019 | Data + AI, THINK, Watson

We are excited to announce a new Watson Build Global Champion: Compta Emerging Business, SA. The company developed Bee2FireDetection, a complete system of automatic fire prevention, prediction and detection for forests, industrial yards and natural parks. The Watson Build Challenge gives Business Partners across the globe access to IBM resources, technology experts and IBM Cloud more

PartnerWorld at Think Tuesday recap: Connections, coffee and more

Written by Jacqueline Woods | February 12, 2019 | Cloud, THINK

Welcome back to another PartnerWorld at Think daily recap. On this final day of our executive leadership conference, the theme was connections. Attendees had some great opportunities to connect with geo peers, contemplate the benefits of forging new partnerships, meet up with IBM executives and more. Here are a few highlights from the day: Morning more

IBM introduces new initiatives and investments for partners

Written by John Teltsch | February 11, 2019 | Ecosystem Essentials, THINK

We continue to drive the strategy we established together with our Business Partners in 2018 to create the next-generation IBM ecosystem, where great thinkers and good technology come together to build the future. Over the last year, our partners doubled their number of Specialist and Expert Competencies in IBM technology, and many embraced new ways more

PartnerWorld at Think Monday recap: Insight, inspiration and celebration

Written by Jacqueline Woods | February 11, 2019 | Cloud, THINK

Today was an exciting opening day for PartnerWorld at Think. If you are here with us in San Francisco, you know that the day began with insightful strategic talks from IBM executives, continued with engaging sessions with tech and business visionaries, and concluded with a celebration of Business Partner excellence. Here are a few highlights more

Live from San Francisco: PartnerWorld at Think starts tomorrow

Written by Andrea Bush | February 10, 2019 | Cloud, THINK, Watson

Hello from San Francisco! We are here in the City by the Bay to kick off this year’s PartnerWorld at Think — our exclusive Business Partner leadership conference, which officially starts tomorrow morning. We’re looking forward to connecting with many of you at the Moscone Center over the next two jam-packed days of inspiration, insight, more