IBM Analytics University

Fast Track Your Insights

17-19 October 2017
The Westin New Orleans Canal Place
New Orleans, LA

Early Bird rate: USD 1404
Standard rate: USD 1595


Your source for up-to-the-minute knowledge on how IBM Analytics solutions can work for, with, and in your business. Learn about current offerings, new releases, updates and future direction for the IBM Analytics portfolio.

Join hands-on workshops, in-depth discussions, product demonstrations, and even a competitive hackathon. Learn new skills and build your credentials right on site. See how IBM Cognos Analytics, IBM Watson Analytics, IBM Planning Analytics and IBM Predictive Analytics (including IBM Data Science Experience), function individually, but also how they integrate and work together to drive truly transformative change: from data to insight to action. Whether you’re a business user, a technical expert, a data scientist, a new customer, a seasoned pro, or still deciding which analytics path to take, there’s a place for you at the IBM Analytics University 2017.

5 reasons to attend

#1: Build confidence and skill

From new users to seasoned experts, anyone can benefit from new information. Learn about the latest technologies, trends, tips and techniques—direct from IBM. Join in a variety of electives in whatever area you choose.

#2: Select from over 100 sessions, workshops and labs

With over 100 different sessions, workshops, and labs, there will be a wide opportunity to learn about IBM Analytics technologies that can fuel growth, such as self-service analytics, managed reporting, visualization, smart data discovery, predictive analytics and decision optimization. Upgrade your skills in a smart way and explore new opportunities for your business.

#3: Gain varied practical experience and get involved

Whether you want to test the latest technology in a lab setting, see cutting-edge demos, or talk to the people who helped build these solutions, there will be opportunities for you. Gain exclusive insights into best practices and real-life applications.

#4: Take advantage of numerous networking opportunities

Exchange ideas and interact with colleagues and peers, thought leaders, technology gurus, executives and experts from IBM. Connect with a broader IBM ecosystem to explore how you can get even more return on your existing IBM investments.

#5: Prove you can hack it

The onsite hackathon will give you a chance to develop new use cases for IBM Analytics capabilities. Think there’s a great idea that just hasn’t gotten traction yet? Come show us.


Registration details

Hotel accommodations

The Westin New Orleans

The IBM Analytics University 2017 is pleased to welcome you at The Westin New Orleans Canal Place.

A block booking has been made at the The Westin New Orleans, but as the number of hotel rooms is limited, we will apply the first come, first serve policy

Substitutions and cancellations

Late cancellations (fourteen calendar days before the event) or no-shows will be charged the full tuition fee. Online registration ends at 5:00 p.m. one day prior to event start date. Hotel cancellations and substitutions must be made directly to the hotel or via the travel agency..

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