How to Be Social at IBM Edge 2016

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IBM Edge 2016 is just a few days away, and IBM Systems will be there at the center of the action, with hundreds of learning sessions, client stories, an exciting EXPO presence and more. Whether you’re attending Edge in person or following the action remotely, there are numerous ways that you can stay in touch with what’s happening through the web and social media.

Watch sessions live through IBMGO

IBMGO is a free, on-demand virtual extension of the IBM conference experience. You can participate in the conference from anywhere, at any time. IBMGO includes:

  • General sessions and thought leadership sessions
  • Over 100 breakout sessions
  • Exclusive interviews
  • Ability to participate in Crowdchats and interact with influencers
  • Exclusive Edge content for download
  • The interactive influencer hub

Sign up for IBMGO today and tune in to the IBMGO Edge Channel on September 19-22, as well as after the conference for post-event replays on any sessions you missed.

Social accounts and hashtags to follow during the event

Twitter. Whether you attend live or stay connected through social, Twitter will be a center of conference activity. Be sure to follow the event hashtag #IBMEdge and IBM Systems Twitter feed, @IBMSystems, and as well as our Twitter list.

Facebook photo gallery. On Facebook, you can follow IBM Systems as well as our photo gallery from the event to see pictures from the sessions, EXPO, entertainment and more. Make sure to also check us out on Facebook Live for interviews and behind-the-scenes look at Edge.

Other social channels. IBM Systems will also be active on our other social channels throughout Edge:

And yes, there’s even an app for that

If you are going to Edge, the IBM Events mobile app is now available to help conference attendees make plans, build an agenda and explore event offerings. In addition to using it to follow the event schedule, users can access networking tools and interactive maps. The app also includes gamification features and includes a chance to win prizes.

You can download the app now and start planning:

As you build your agenda for the conference, be sure to check out top IBM Systems sessions in the following curriculum streams:

Finally, stay tuned in to the In the Making blog for daily recaps during the event and reflections in the weeks to follow. Here’s to the world’s premier IT infrastructure conference!

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