IBM Systems Technical University

April 12 -13, 2018 | Florianopolis, Brazil

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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 Power Systems™ and IBM Storage all in one location.

Why attend?

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

Ensure you don't get left behind by gaining new skills to harness the power of IBM Systems technologies. Whether you are a service provider or IT manager - you need to become agile and responsive.


09:00 on Day 1 and ends at 17:00 on Day 2.


Rate: R$700
IBM employee rate: R$ 650

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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

Speakers topics:

  • Architecture
  • Cognitive Computing
  • Cloud and Virtualization
  • POWER9
  • IBM i
  • Linux on Power Systems
  • IBM Storage and Software Defined Infrastructure
  • Security and Encryption
  • System Networking
  • System Software
  • Analytics and Big Data
  • And more!

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

Attendees should plan to arrive on Thursday, April 12 in the morning. Registration opens at 09:00 am on Thursday. All sessions will be presented in Portuguese and business casual attire is appropriate for all conference sessions.

Registration details

Should you require assistance, please contact the registration team:

Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Eastern

Client and Business Partner rates

The registration fee covers admission to all sessions. It also covers coffee breaks, lunches 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

Type Availability Price
Business Partner and Clients Entire period R$ 700
IBM employee rate Entire period R$ 650

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 or via your travel agency.

Hotel Majestic

Hotel Majestic
Av. Beira Mar Norte,
2746, Centro
Florianópolis - Brasil

Phone: 48-3231-8011 or 48-3231-8013

Business hours: 8AM - 7:30PM

Hotel Majestic room

IBM negotiated room type and rates

Hotel room rate: R$350 per night.

Please note that we have negotiated a special rate at the hotel for conference attendees.

Securing your room reservation within the IBM block entitles you to complimentary wireless access for the duration of your stay.

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Event cancellation policy:
To avoid charges, conference enrollees must cancel their registrations by end of day March 20, 2018.

Registration fees will not be refunded for cancellations received after March 20, 2018. Substitutions are permitted at any time; replaced attendees will not be subject to registration fee cancellation penalties.

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


Contact the Hotel Majestic and informs that you will attend the IBM event informing the period

The attendant will pass an event rate according to availability.

Phone: 48-3231-8011 or 48-3231-8013

This event is 100% in Portuguese

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