Why use Vouchers?

Use PartnerWorld Program Level education vouchers to receive a 50% discount on registration fees for select IBM events and eligible IBM Certification exams. Reduce your costs for building IBM solution skills and capabilities to serve your clients.

NOTE: 2019 Vouchers were distributed to Primary Relationship Contacts in January 2019.

Expiration is December 31, 2019

...Need another event voucher? Buy the Value Package!

Quick reference of upcoming eligible events for 2019 event vouchers

  • IBM Systems Technical University:  September 10-12 (Johannesburg, South Africa), October 1-3 (Colombia), October 7-11 (Las Vegas), October 15-17 (Sydney, Australia), Oct. 21-25 (Prague), November 7-8 (Bali, Indonesia), November TBD (Pernambuco, Brazil)

Eligible for 2019 Event Vouchers 

Use your PartnerWorld event voucher when registering for these events or activities:

Enterprise Design Thinking (EDT) education (online)

 Access EDT Practitioner & EDT Co-Creator online courses + toolkit for 1 year ( $300 value covered at 100%). Earn badges. Learn valuable skills to build better, more insightful solutions with your clients.

IBM Systems Technical University

November 7 - 8 

Bali, Indonesia

IBM Z, Power Systems, Storage:  Join us for a comprehensive technical training event on IBM Systems, products and solutions. 

IBM Systems Technical University

November TBD 

Pernambuco, Brazil

IBM Z, Power Systems, Storage:  Join us for a comprehensive technical training event on IBM Systems, products and solutions. 

IBM Systems Technical University

October 21 - 25

Prague, Czech Republic

Power Systems & Storage: Join us for comprehensive technical training event on IBM Systems, products and solutions. 

IBM Data & AI Forum

October 21 - 24

Miami, Florida, USA

Join IBM for the latest information on current offerings, new releases, and the future direction of the IBM Data and AI portfolio. 

IBM Systems Technical University

October 15 - 17

Sydney, Australia

IBM Linux One, IBM Z, Power Systems, Storage: Join us for a comprehensive technical training event on IBM Systems, products and solutions. 

IBM Systems Technical University

October 7 - 11

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

IBM Z, Power Systems, Storage: Join us for a comprehensive technical training event on IBM Systems, products and solutions.

IBM Systems Technical University

October 1 - 3

Colombia

IBM Z, Power Systems, Storage: Join us for a comprehensive technical training event on IBM Systems, products and solutions.

IBM Security Master Skills University

September 9 - 13

Munich, Germany 

This event offers a unique week of collaborative deep-dive education sessions, hands-on learning opportunities, and networking events - exclusively for experienced users of IBM Security products.

Systems Technical University

September 10 - 12

Johannesburg,  South Africa

IBM Z, Power Systems, Storage: Join us for comprehensive technical training sessions on IBM Systems, products and solutions.

Past events covered by PartnerWorld Vouchers

IBM Systems Technical University

September 3 - 5

Sao Paulo, Brazil

IBM Z, Power Systems, Storage: Join us for comprehensive technical training event on IBM Systems, products and solutions.   

IBM Systems Technical University

August 7 - 9

Bangkok, Thailand

IBM Linux One, Power Systems, Storage: Join us for comprehensive technical training event on IBM Systems, products and solutions.  

IBM IoT Exchange

June 11:  London, England

June 13: Paris, France

June 18-19: Berlin, Germany

Attendees will learn how industry-tested solutions from IBM and our partners have solved the most critical IoT challenges facing companies today. Unlock the power of data with AI and IoT.

 

Security Master Skills University

May 13 - 17

Orlando, Florida, USA

This event offers a unique week of collaborative deep-dive education sessions, hands-on learning opportunities, and networking events - exclusively for experienced users of IBM Security products.

Watson Health Advantage Conference

May 6 - 9

Orlando, Florida, USA

Join us to gain insights for your entire organization on various Watson Health segments. Hear from Subject Matter Experts to help your organization thrive as you navigate the present and prepare for the future of healthcare.

Systems Technical University

April 29 - May 3

Atlanta, Georgia, USA

IBM Z, Power Systems, Storage: Join us for comprehensive technical training event on IBM Systems, products and solutions.

IBM IoT Exchange

April 22-25

Orlando, Florida, USA

Learn the latest innovations and thinking to unlock the power of data with AI and IoT.

THINK 2019

February 12-15

San Francisco, California, USA

PartnerWorld at Think (invitation only)

February 11-12

San Francisco, California, USA

IBM Certifications - test vouchers

The IBM Professional Certification Program offers you the ability to earn credentials and demonstrate your proven IBM technologies and solutions expertise to your clients, colleagues and employers. Some IBM Certification Achievements may count towards your firm's PartnerWorld Profile and qualify your firm to participate in certain programs and earn more rewards.

To learn more about available IBM Certifications and exam preparation resources see IBM Certification information.

If you know the exam you'd like to take, you can go directly to Pearson Vue to register and use your 50% discount voucher.

Value Package: Event voucher

Need another event voucher? 

Starting March 2019, Business Partner firms with paid, current Value Package subscriptions will receive one PartnerWorld Program event voucher per calendar year. Your voucher registration number will be sent via email to the Primary Relationship Contact (PRC) in your PartnerWorld Program Profile.

Vouchers for new, first-time Value Package subscriptions will be distributed monthly after Value Package payment is received.

Eligibility

How are PartnerWorld Program Level education vouchers awarded? 

Countries: Worldwide

Program level: Registered*, Silver, Gold and Platinum level Business Partners.

Registered*: 2 test vouchers

Silver: 4 test & 1 event voucher

Gold: 6 test & 2 event vouchers

Platinum: 8 test & 3 event vouchers

* For Registered partners with the Silver capability requirement (verified solution/service, resale authorization or an Embedded Solution Agreement).

Need another event voucher? Buy the Value Package!

How to Redeem:  Your Primary Relationship Contact will receive an email in January each year with earned PartnerWorld Program voucher numbers, based on your achieved program level, followed by quarterly update emails if your firm reaches a higher level.

Vouchers expire at YEAR-END

Voucher status? Email Voucher@us.ibm.com with the subject: "PW Program Voucher Availability", including company name and Country Enterprise ID#

Terms and conditions

  1. IBM PartnerWorld Program education vouchers provide any employee of the eligible Business Partner firm with a 50% discount off published registration fees for eligible IBM events, activities, and IBM Certification tests each year.
  2. One voucher per student, per enrollment. Each authorized voucher is uniquely numbered, may be used only once, and cannot be combined with any other IBM discount.
  3. A voucher cannot be used to cover student travel and living (T&L) expenses.
  4. All earned vouchers will be sent electronically to the Partner Relationship Contact (PRC) in your PartnerWorld profile and must be redeemed by 31 December of the current year. There will not be any extensions.
  5. A voucher may be used by any employee of the Business Partner firm, but cannot be transferred to customers or other Business Partner firms.
  6. To redeem a voucher, the student MUST provide the voucher number upon registration for the eligible event, activity, or test.
  7. IBM is not responsible for any expenses incurred by the Business Partner should an eligible event, activity, or test be cancelled prior to the start date.
  8. A voucher cannot be used to cover late cancellation or no-show fees. If a Business Partner fails to attend an eligible event, activity, or test without giving proper notification as stated in the enrollment Terms and Conditions, the Business Partner will be charged the full fee based on the published list price.
  9. A PartnerWorld Program event voucher can only be used for the select IBM events or activities published above.
  10. A PartnerWorld Program test voucher is valid for IBM Certification tests that begin with a “C”. Vouchers may not be used for tests that begin with an “A”, “P” or “M” as these are not certification tests.