Vice President, IBM Global University Programs

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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By Naguib Attia on September 24, 2018

IBM PhD Fellowship Award Accepting Nominations

IBM is pleased to announce the 2018 IBM Two-Year Worldwide PhD Fellowship for the academic years of 2018-2019 and 2019-2020. 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 July 25, 2018

IBM Call for Code Virtual Hackathon

Call for Code Virtual Hackathon – July 27-29 Have you heard about the Call for Code? Call for Code is a global challenge for developers around the world to help with disaster preparedness. The goal is to develop a solution to help communities deal with and prepare for natural disasters. The prize is $200,000 USD […]

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By Naguib Attia on May 16, 2018

IBM Blockchain–Global Citizen Challenge Accepted

IBM Blockchain–Global Citizen Challenge Accepted, a blockchain for good developer challenge There are 14 job openings for every 1 developer in blockchain. But how to you gain the credibility needed to get noticed? IBM Blockchain and IBM Global Citizen are empowering developers to construct a first of its kind donation tracking application through our developer […]

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By Naguib Attia on April 10, 2018

2018 IBM PhD Fellowship Award Winners to Research AI, Quantum, Blockchain, Security

For many years, when 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 and fundamental to innovation in many academic disciplines and areas of […]

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By Naguib Attia on March 20, 2018

Aerospace and Defense Can Lead in Innovation

There are many challenges that need to be overcome to bring to fruition the full benefits of the digital enterprise business model, and there is no sector better-suited for leading this charge than aerospace. The aerospace and defense sector has traditionally led the world with technological ideas and the automotive industry is one industry that […]

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By Naguib Attia on January 23, 2018

IBM #1 in Research Collaboration With Universities

The Nature Index 2017 Science Inc. is a database of author affiliations and institutional relationships. The index tracks contributions to articles published in a group of highly selective science journals, chosen by an independent group of active researchers. The index covers articles published during five years from 1 January 2012 to 31 December 2016 and […]

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