Vice President, IBM Global University Programs

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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By Naguib Attia on April 2, 2019

2019 IBM PhD Fellowship Award Winners to Research AI, Blockchain, Cloud, Data Science, Internet of Things, Quantum, Security

For many years, as it was created to recognize and support outstanding graduate students; the IBM PhD Fellowship Award has been an intensely competitive worldwide program. The program honors exceptional PhD students who have an interest in solving problems that are important to IBM. Many of the problems are fundamental to innovation in many academic […]

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By Naguib Attia on December 27, 2018

IBM Collaborates with 48 Universities in Italy to Train Future Professionals

IBM Italy University Relations and more than 200 IBM Academic Ambassadors worked with students and faculty at 48 Italian universities, dedicating over 600 hours to seminars focused on Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Big Data, Cybersecurity, Blockchain, Internet of Things(IoT) and Quantum Computing. IBM Academic Ambassadors are present almost daily, at Italian universities, to help faculty […]

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By Naguib Attia on October 8, 2018

IBM and Hofstra University Form Alliance To Enhance Technology Curriculum

The Frank G. Zarb School of Business, Hofstra University and IBM Global University Programs have formed an alliance that will enhance Hofstra’s technology curriculum and provide training and certification in high-demand digital skills to students and the surrounding community. A new program, to be developed in the coming months, will be offered through the IBM […]

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By Naguib Attia on September 24, 2018

IBM Innovation Hub at Vanderbilt University

Vanderbilt University (VU) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced the IBM Watson Innovation Hub at the Wond’ry. Through this collaboration; Vanderbilt University students, faculty and the community will have immersive learning opportunities in IBM and IBM Watson technologies to learn and develop skills in emerging technologies. The opening reception, featured a welcome by Senior Associate Dean […]

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