Education

2020 IBM PhD Fellowship Award Winners to research AI, Cloud, Data Science, Open Source, Quantum, and Security

Strong collaboration with faculty, students and universities is vital to IBM. The IBM PhD Fellowship Award program advances this collaboration by recognizing and supporting exceptional PhD students who want to make their mark in promising and disruptive technologies. For 70 years IBM has recognized and rewarded outstanding PhD students around the world through a highly […]

Education

IBM Can Help with Your Digital Skills Needs in this Challenging Time

These are difficult times. IBM Global University Programs understands the unique pressures faced by colleges and universities in adapting to the COVID-19 virus while keeping their students, faculty, and community safe. Our team is here to support faculty and students in academic institutions worldwide as you quickly and creatively adjust to a new reality in […]

Education

Leverage IBM Academic Initiative resources for virtual learning

Virtual learning and home schooling may be our new normal for some time to come so today we highlight some of our favorite resources from the IBM Academic Initiative that can be used for virtual learning and instruction of students K-12 to college and beyond. What is the IBM Academic Initiative? The IBM Academic Initiative […]
By Naguib Attia on April 14, 2020

2020 IBM PhD Fellowship Award Winners to research AI, Cloud, Data Science, Open Source, Quantum, and Security

Strong collaboration with faculty, students and universities is vital to IBM. The IBM PhD Fellowship Award program advances this collaboration by recognizing and supporting exceptional PhD students who want to make their mark in promising and disruptive technologies. For 70 years IBM has recognized and rewarded outstanding PhD students around the world through a highly […]

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By Naguib Attia on March 19, 2020

IBM Can Help with Your Digital Skills Needs in this Challenging Time

These are difficult times. IBM Global University Programs understands the unique pressures faced by colleges and universities in adapting to the COVID-19 virus while keeping their students, faculty, and community safe. Our team is here to support faculty and students in academic institutions worldwide as you quickly and creatively adjust to a new reality in […]

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By Kimberly Greene Starks on March 18, 2020

Leverage IBM Academic Initiative resources for virtual learning

Virtual learning and home schooling may be our new normal for some time to come so today we highlight some of our favorite resources from the IBM Academic Initiative that can be used for virtual learning and instruction of students K-12 to college and beyond. What is the IBM Academic Initiative? The IBM Academic Initiative […]

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By Naguib Attia on February 29, 2020

IBM, UPenn and the ODPi announce the availability of a starter kit for data science curricula.

The project, named OpenDS4All, was initiated and funded by IBM with the goal of accelerating the creation of data science curricula at academic institutions. It hosts educational modules that may be used as building blocks for a data science curriculum. Based on Python and open source tools and frameworks, they include slides, documentation, code and […]

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By Naguib Attia on November 7, 2019

Digital Developer Conference: Learn about AI and Cloud This Weekend

The World of Open Source area of the Global University Programs site allows faculty and students interested in knowing about IBM’s role in open source to quickly navigate to top open community projects like HyperLedger for Blockchain, Qiskit for Quantum Computing, and CODAIT for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence, and more. One of the particularly […]

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By Naguib Attia on October 15, 2019

2020 IBM Two-Year Worldwide PhD Fellowship Nominations Being Accepted

IBM is pleased to announce the 2020 IBM Two-Year Worldwide PhD Fellowship for the academic years of 2020-2021 and 2021-2022. Strong collaboration with faculty, students and universities is vital to IBM. The PhD Fellowship Program advances this collaboration by recognizing and supporting exceptional PhD students who want to make their mark in promising and disruptive […]

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By Naguib Attia on September 11, 2019

Register Now: “THINK and Create the Extraordinary”, an IBM STEM Event

IBM’s STEM events have a long history for being interactive, engaging, and FUN! The event focus is on innovating, being creative, and motivating young minds to explore new problem-solving opportunities. September 18, 2019 from 10 AM – 12:30 PM CT, IBM’s Academy of Technology will host its annual public live stream STEM Event, led by […]

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By Naguib Attia on July 12, 2019

Higher Education in the Digital Age

Technology evolution and market transformation The accelerated evolution of technology has contributed to establish a new digital Era which has shaped the habits and behaviors of the society. Digital Reports (2019)* shows that there are 4.39 billion internet users in 2019, 9% more than 2018. More connected people generate opportunities to build new disruptive business […]

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By Naguib Attia on June 20, 2019

Open Source Technologies : Join us Today

Open source software has been the backbone of the technology industry for over 30 years. IBM supports countless open source projects and sponsors its employees to contribute through a variety of motivational programs. IBM also encourages faculty and students to utilize, participate, and create open source technologies – as well as adopting an open source […]

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