Find out how Watson AI partners collaborate for social benefit

Written by Micah Mingo | March 12, 2019 | Data + AI, Making the World Better, Watson

Watson Guild is an initiative driven by 13 leading UKI Watson AI Partners* and IBM with the socially oriented objective of developing an AI solution for a specific charity. Building the foundations Early in 2018, IBM ran an Exploratory Day in London to help agree on the remit of the Guild and work out the ...read more

Champions for Growth: Secure your future with IBM skills and experience

Written by Micah Mingo | March 5, 2019 | Ecosystem Essentials, Partner Perspectives, Watson

In the age of the next-generation ecosystem, a business’s ability to work collaboratively with suppliers, partners and peers can make the difference between success and failure. Enterprises are increasingly interdependent when it comes to creating and delivering value, and that same interdependence is enabling the transfer of skills between enterprises in exciting new ways. The ...read 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 ...read 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, ...read more

Connect with your community through Think 2019 campuses

Written by Andrea Bush | February 6, 2019 | Cloud, THINK, Watson

Planning your agenda for Think 2019? Find your community fast at one or more of the Think campuses. These gathering places bring together IBM experts, IBM Business Partners and customers to exchange ideas and information on shared areas of interest. Each campus will showcase the latest technologies and present business results that your peers and ...read more

Watson Build 2018 Global Showcase

Written by Justine Tan | January 25, 2019 | Data + AI, THINK, Watson

Meet the champions and finalists at Think 2019: February 13, 2019 The Journey IBM created the Watson Build Challenge to spark the development of innovative AI solutions that run on IBM Cloud. Over the past nine months, we have offered access to exclusive IBM resources, technology experts and IBM Cloud credits to enable Business Partner ...read more

IBM Watson Build 2018: 7 geography champions selected

Written by Justine Tan | January 4, 2019 | Ecosystem Essentials, Watson

Today, I’m thrilled to announce the seven geography champions from this year’s IBM Watson Build 2018. This distinction is a significant achievement for our IBM Business Partners after several months of intense concept development and prototyping to create next-generation solutions embedded with IBM technology. Their recognition is only amplified by the fact that over 400 ...read more

Ask Watson! Introducing PartnerWorld Advisor

Written by Jamie Mendez | December 27, 2018 | Ecosystem Essentials, Good Tech + Great Thinkers, Watson

Trying to figure out the next best move for your clients can be a long and difficult task, but IBM is making it easier. If you haven’t heard yet, PartnerWorld Advisor is your new sales assistant. PartnerWorld Advisor leverages Watson artificial intelligence (AI), advanced data science and natural language processing. With these new capabilities, PartnerWorld ...read more

The AI opportunity for all IBM Channel Partners

Written by Justine Tan | November 7, 2018 | Data + AI, Watson

When it comes to artificial intelligence (AI), there are two camps. There are those who believe it can make the world a better place and those who view AI as a leap too far.In between these extremes, we see a host of opportunities for traditional IBM Channel Partners to take their first steps to AI. ...read more