What is it?
IBM Career Exploration is a half-day virtual event experience designed for forward thinking university students, like you, to engage in an information exchange with IBM, and learn how you can make a difference for yourself, for IBM and for the world. Attend two sessions and explore the Information Booths to better understand what IBM can offer you, and to learn how to best position yourself in the marketplace. The event is online so there is no travel cost.
Why should you attend?
By participating in this experience, you can see how IBM:
- Provides an exciting and innovative environment to interact and collaborate with the world's leading experts
- Creates an inspiring experience where people can be an innovator, fully unleash their potential and build the career they want
- Harnesses our collective intelligence to create value for each other, our clients and society
Attendees have the opportunity to:
- Hear from and interact with leading experts in a wide range of fields
- Explore career development and continuing education programs at IBM
- Understand how to build and apply your expertise and further your networks
- Learn how to best position yourself in a highly competitive job market
How will you benefit?
- Simply attend two sessions we have planned for you to gain a better understanding of the many career opportunities at IBM and how you can make a difference in the world.
- Interact with IBM experts and learn how to:
- build your digital eminence in social media today
- sharpen your technical expertise
- pursue exciting opportunities in corporate social responsibility
Frequently asked questions (FAQs)
IBM Career Exploration is a half-day virtual event experience designed for forward thinking university students, like you, to engage with IBM, and learn how you can make a difference for yourself, for IBM and for the world. Two main sessions will help you understand IBM and the career opportunities we have to offer. In addition, there will be information booths offering a wide range of resources to help you be more competitive in today's marketplace.
IBM Career Exploration is specifically designed for the forward-thinking university student. We want to educate university students, like you, about the many career opportunities at IBM and what it means to be an IBMer.
It is a very worthwhile investment in your future. You will not only learn about IBM, but also about social learning, building your digital presence, and how to better position yourself in the marketplace.
We have shared information about this event with University Placement Offices at universities around the world.
Register for the event and make a commitment on your calendar to attend. Don't be distracted when you attend...give the sessions and information booths your complete focus. You can learn and gain a lot by interacting with IBM executives and leaders in a wide range of industries, as well as networking with other attendees.
Be sure to bookmark this IBM Global Employment Site so you can check back regularly for new announcements.
You can search Jobs at IBM hosted by Netmedia.
If you're a graduate, you can browse Graduate Jobs at IBM.
We will host two one-hour sessions and each will provide an opportunity for live question-and-answer. In addition, you should set aside time to visit many of the information booths that will be available. Since this is a virtual event, you can exit the venue and re-enter as your schedule permits.
Reference the links below to access or register for the ongoing events. You will receive a confirmation note that contains your password — keep this handy as you will need it to access the event using the same URL.
As soon as you register, you will receive a confirmation email containing your ID and password. Keep this handy so you can join us on the day of the conference. When the conference starts, you will be able to access the event on demand.
Use this link to do a self test of your computer to see if it meets the specifications required to participate in the event.
No phone is required...you will be able to view, listen and ask questions online via your computer.
Once you have accessed the virtual event, click on "Directory" in the top left corner of your screen. From there you will see a full menu of all the areas you can visit in the venue.
If you are experiencing technical problems from the Registration page or once you have accessed the virtual event, please click on the "Support" button in the top right corner of your screen to fill out a support ticket. A support representative will be in touch with you shortly to resolve your issue.
Transcripts will be made available for the two main sessions.
Absolutely, please do so! Now, you can pass along the registration page URL you used to register for the event:
Once you log into the event, you can click on the "Share" button in the lower right hand corner to invite your friends and colleagues to join.
When you register for the event, you will be asked what time zone you reside in. Whichever time zone you choose will be reflected in all times posted in the event.