Software Universe is one of IBM’s flagship business and technical events. As they say “Come and find a software that empowers you” is really what it means. Software Universe is an event organized by IBM to showcase what’s happening in the software world. It’s a software conclave that brings together thousands of IT professionals , business leaders, executives and so on. A get together of people who matter with a set of highly informative and effective sessions and demonstrations of all new stuff in software. Absolutely the right place to be if you are in IT.
Software Universe is a yearly event and this year is being conducted in Mumbai on 19th and 20th of October at Hotel Renaissance. This is the 7th edition of software universe and most appropriately carries the theme of “The Next Big Wave”. This blog, a good read, writes on “Why Now” : http://www.ibmsoftwareindia.com/home/why-now-software-universe-2011-and-the-next-big-wave/
The two days of 19th
and 20th October, 2011 are going to be action packed days. Some of
the key speakers at the event include John Dunderdale, Vice President, GMU,
IBM, IBM India General Manager, Shanker Annaswamy, Pradeep Nair , Director,
Software Group , IBM India Software Sales.
Shanker Annaswamy begins with his session on “Transforming India” and John Dunderdale delivers the key note speech beginning all the discussions on the “Next Big Wave”. There are a bunch of other sessions under various tracks like, “Information & Analytics”, “Integration & Business Process Management”, “Infrastructure Management”, “Collaboration”, “Deployment and Application Life Cycle Management”, “Smarter Commerce”. There will also be a set of solution centers demonstrating solutions with IBM Software. If you are interested in WebSphere , you should watch out for the “Integration & business process management” segment and look for track details.
It does not stop with this, if you would like some of IBM’s business and technology leaders, SWU 2011 brings them to you. IBM’s leaders from all over the world are showing up at this years event including Vice Presidents, IBM Fellows, Distinguished Engineers and so on. These are all technology and business gurus , absolutely the right people to connect with. More information here on who are all going to be present at SWU 2011, http://www-07.ibm.com/events/in/softwareuniverse/experts.html
There are also star attractions on the two days , Martina Navratilova , you can clearly identify someone to high performance and sustaining the same talking about “Sustaining High Performance” and “The Different Champion”. Sure, a must – attend for all of you out there who have grown up watching her play tennis. And if you are in Mumbai, there’s got to be something Bollywood J Don’t miss the Gala Nite with Sunidhi Chauhan on the 20th evening.
Much more information at http://www-07.ibm.com/events/in/softwareuniverse/index.html