IBM Systems Technical University

November 27-28 | Fortaleza, Brazil
Hotel Gran Marquise

Regular Rate: BRL 500

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Disruptive technologies like cloud and cognitive computing can impact your IT infrastructure. Learn how to build storage and server solutions that meet these infrastructure challenges and plan for future ones at IBM Systems Technical University (TechU).

Join us to grow your skills in IBM® Z®, IBM Power Systems™, IBM Storage and Cross IBM all in one location.

All sessions will be in Portuguese

Get the opportunity to:

Sharpen your expertise with over 30 sessions led by IBM product and industry experts

Experience the latest technology

Expand your professional network when you connect with product developers, industry leaders and IBM executives

Learn from your peers via panel discussions on real-world IT challenges and successes

Why attend?

TechU offers 30+ focused, in-depth training sessions and labs delivered by IBM Distinguished Engineers, developers or product experts.


The technical sessions start at 11:00 AM on Day 1 and end at 5:00 PM on Day 2.


Regular Rate: BRL 500


Who should attend

  • IT Executives & Business Managers
  • Data Center Managers
  • Technical Support Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Systems & Application Programmers
  • IT Architects
  • Hardware Planners & Capacity Planners
  • Performance Analysts
  • Systems, Database & Storage Admins
  • IBM Business Partners
  • Other IT Professionals
  • Application Developers and Testers
  • IT Managers and Directors
  • Business and IT Consultants
  • IT Analysts
  • New users of z/OS, z/VM, Power, AIX, IBM i, and Linux

Speakers topics

  • Architecture
  • Cognitive Computing
  • Cloud and Virtualization
  • Power 9
  • Linux on Power Systems
  • IBM Storage and Software Defined Infrastructure
  • System Networking
  • System Software
  • Analytics and Big Data

IBM TechU features skill-building sessions that are in demand and appeal to attendees who share a technical vision and curiosity. IBM TechU offers technical breakout sessions, roundtables, demos, hands-on labs, certifications, and more.

Enroll today!

IBM Systems Technical University (TechU) empowers you to implement solutions for IBM Z, IBM Power Systems, and IBM Storage in a cloud, cognitive and big data world.

Attendees should plan to arrive on Wednesday in the morning. Registration opens at 09:00 AM. All sessions will be presented in Portuguese and business casual attire is appropriate for all conference sessions.

The registration fee covers admission to all sessions. It also covers meals, coffee breaks and networking activities mentioned in the event agenda. Individual travel expenses, lodging, incidental expenses and additional meals are not included and are the attendee’s responsibility.

Registration details

Client, Business Partner, and IBMers rates

Type Price

Regular Price

Client, Business Partner, and IBMers rates BRL 500,00 (1)
Clients with iVoucher BRL 0 (2)
Business Partners with Education Voucher* BRL 0 (2)

Rate terms and conditions:

  1. Tuition only - hotel not included
  2. Tuition + hotel single room included

Note: All prices shown are in Reais ( BRL ) and excluding taxes. As a reference, Brazilian companies will be charged additional 14,25% of taxes.

*If you plan to use Business Partners Education Vouchers (PGI or Specialty voucher) for this event you must register for the conference and provide your voucher number on the registration form.


iVoucher: IBM i Clients who hold the IBM i vouchers get 100% discount to tuition and hotel.

PowerCare to Cloud Rewards:
Clients who hold an PowerCare Tuition Waiver are eligible to get 100% discount to tuiton.

Business Partners:
Education Voucher: 100% discount and hotel included (single room).

Rate terms and conditions:
Note: All prices shown are in Reais ( BRL ) and excluding taxes. As a reference, Brazilian companies will be charged additional 14,25% of taxes.

Invoices will be issued after the event. In case you are not in Brazil, the IBM local office will be issued your invoice in your local currency.

Discounts are not cumulative.

Substitutions and cancellations:

Substitutions can be made at any time.

It should be made using the registration application. In order to change your registration record, you need to log back into the registration application.

Late cancellations (ten business days before the event) or no-shows will be charged the full tuition fee.

Hotel accommodation and event policies

Please note that you are responsible for your hotel booking and that your hotel reservation is not part of your conference registration. Hotel cancellations and substitutions must be made directly to the hotel.

Hotel Gran Marquise Fortaleza exterior

Hotel Gran Marquise Fortaleza
Av. Beira Mar, 3980 - Mucuripe, Fortaleza
CEP 60165-121

Hotel Gran Marquise Fortaleza Lobby

IBM negotiated room type and rates.

Hotel room rate (per room, taxes included)

Hotel Gran Marquise Single Room: BRL 648
Double Room: BRL 720
Check in 3:00 PM and check out 12:00 PM

Parking is not included. Attendees need to pay BRL 47.10 by 12:00 PM on the day of the event.

IBM SPECIAL HOTEL RATE is not guaranteed after November 9th

Hotel Gran Marquise Fortaleza pool

Room Policies:
Break fast, Wireless Internet are Included. Tax is not included.

Tax Policy:
Please verify with Hotel.

Substitutions are permitted at any time.

To cancel your registration, please call or contact us via email. Please reference your registration confirmation number on your cancellation request.

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