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Think 2020 topics
Get ahead of the curve at Think 2020 with insight from experts and hands-on experience with the latest technological advancements across industries.
Optimize business processes and streamline legacy systems with an open, distributed and secure ledger system.
Leverage the power of scaling your business quickly and securely while applying analytics, machine learning and AI across hybrid multicloud to drive new insights.
Learn about the latest advancements, join tech talks and take part in open source and product quick coding challenges.
Data and AI
Transform your data to meet the demands of a hybrid, multi-cloud world with Watson, the most intelligent AI on the planet.
Stay ahead of the competition and discover surprising avenues to exceptional experiences.
Accelerate game-changing innovation with servers and storage systems engineered for your most demanding workloads.
See how our clients are harnessing IBM tools in real situations every day to gain actionable insights and strengthen society.
Making diabetes more manageable
Medtronic improves the lives of people with diabetes using their cognitive mobile personal assistant powered by IBM Streams and Watson Platform for Health.
Giving customer service a human face
Soul Machines enhances customer service automation by giving it a human face with the help of IBM® Watson™ Assistant.
Think 2020 education
Gain insight into the most critical issues facing organizations—and the world—today, and how renowned experts are solving for them. These foundational sessions are at the heart of the Discover Pass.
Hear from IBM's Chairman and leaders across industries who have tackled their biggest problems with groundbreaking results, and explore the 5 innovations predicted to change our lives within 5 years.
Trends & Directions
Interact with subject matter experts on how to leverage emerging technologies for specific business problems. These sessions span a broad range of topics across industries.
Discover and get inspired by trailblazers who are changing the ways in which we work, play and operate in today's world.
Sharpen your focus on key business insights. Central to the Discover Pass, these sessions correlate strongly to featured session topics.
Get an exclusive look at today's most complex business problems as shared by the industry leaders who are solving for them.
Engage with experts as they discuss the products and solutions responsible for their success.
Dive deeper into the technological underpinnings behind the latest innovations. These sessions are available to Full Conference Pass holders only.
Gain a more comprehensive understanding of groundbreaking technologies and how they're making it easier, faster and more effective to do business.
Engage with a panel of experts for an interactive discussion on the technological product front-runners that are evolving your industry and how you can apply them.
A highly technical track for developers attending Think. Engage with some of the brightest minds in the area of app development and open source to discuss the latest and most exciting advances.
Build your credentials and bring thousands of dollars worth of lessons back to your organization with access to hands-on training, certifications and labs. Only Full Conference Pass holders have access to these programs.
Choose from 250+ proctored certification and technical sales mastery exams. As a Think attendee, your first exam will be free plus you'll receive a discount on any additional exams.
Participate in guided, step-by-step technical sessions with expert instructors.
Alternatively, explore on your own time and at your own pace in our open labs.
Master the technology you’re using today, the services you’re building for tomorrow and the open solutions that integrate them seamlessly. These limited-capacity tech sessions are run by IBM, Red Hat and other industry leaders.
Gain exclusive access to pre-conference programs and events. Don't miss this opportunity to meet and mingle with peers and industry leaders.
If you're a client that's part of the IBM Feedback Program Agreement, join us at InnerCircle to share best practices and directly influence the future of IBM's ever-evolving technology landscape. Learn more or contact your IBM account rep for details.
New this year, all IBM Business Partners are eligible to attend PartnerWorld at Think. Hear from industry leaders and IBMers, attend partner-specific breakout sessions, geography forums and much more. View pass options to attend.