IBM TechU Comes to You

25 - 27 April | Dubai, UAE

Full price: AED 7,665

Join us

Grow your skills with in-depth technical training at the Kempinski Mall of the Emirates Hotel in Dubai, UAE. Learn how you can harness the power of IBM Systems solutions to help turn your IT challenges into successes.

Kempinski Mall of the Emirates Hotel in Dubai

Get the opportunity to:

Sharpen your expertise with over 50 sessions led by IBM product and industry experts

Experience the latest technology via demos and workshops geared to all skill levels

Test-drive new products from IBM and IBM Business Partners in the Solution Center

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?

The agenda will include more than 50 information-packed technical sessions and hands-on training delivered by top IBM developers and experts.

Agenda

The technical sessions start at 09:45 on Day 1 and end at 16:15 on Day 3.

Registration

Full price: AED 7,665

Solution Center

The Solution Center opens on Day 1 after the Keynote Session and stays open until 15:00 on Day 3.


Speakers address topics:

  • Architecture
  • IBM AIX
  • IBM PowerLinux
  • IBM Systems Storage
  • Competitive topics
  • High Performance
  • System Networking
  • System Software
  • Business Analytics
  • Softskills
  • And more!

Enroll today!

Attendees should plan to arrive Tuesday, 25th April in the morning. Registration opens at 08:00 on Tuesday. All sessions will be presented in English and business casual attire is appropriate for all conference sessions, including evening activities.


Registration fees

The registration fee covers admission to all sessions and the Solution Center. 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 closes 25th April 2017.


Client and Business Partner rates

Type Availability Price
Standard Rate (IBM clients) Available through April 25th AED l7,665
Standard Rate (IBM Business Partners) Available through April 25th AED 6,515
Business Partner Education Voucher**
entitled BP’s only
AED 1,533

**Discount applied if paying by Business Partner Education Vouchers (PGI)

Special Customer Offer - Enroll four people from the same company and save 20% on the 4th enrollment and additional enrollments!

Upon enrollment, you will receive a confirmation email that your enrollment is pending.

Note: Discounts are not cumulative and are calculated on full tuition fee (AED 7,665).
Discounts cannot be combined with any other programs or discounts, including IBM Business Partner discounts. All prices shown are excluding VAT.

Save up to 100% on registration using one of your Partner Education Vouchers. Learn more!

ALL NEW - IBM PartnerWorld Education Vouchers
Silver, Gold and Platinum level Business Partners can use education vouchers associated with the enhanced PartnerWorld Program. Vouchers users are entitled to a 50% discount off the regular registration rate.

IBM Systems Specialty/Competency Vouchers
Use your valid Specialty/Competency education vouchers for a 100% discount off the conference registration fee.

IBM Systems Partner Growth Incentive (PGI) Voucher
Receive 80% discount off your registration with 2017 Partner Growth Incentive (PGI) education vouchers.

Upon enrollment, you will receive a confirmation email that your enrollment is pending.

If you plan to use a voucher for this event you must register for the conference and provide your voucher number in the promo code field on the registration form. You will be notified within 5 Business days if your voucher is not validated.


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 the travel agency.

Hotel info

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

The 2017 IBM TechU Comes to You is pleased to welcome you at the Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates in Dubai, United Arab Emirates..

Dubai hotel

Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates
Sheikh Zayed Road
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Reservations must be made directly to the hotel using above contact details mentioning the IBM TechU Comes to You Event.

Dubai room

IBM negotiated room type and rates

  • The rate for single occupancy is AED 950
  • The rate for double occupancy is AED 950
Note: Room rates are per room and night and include 10% municipality fee and 10% service charges. Room rates are inclusive of breakfast and internet but excluding of 20 AED Tourism Dirham.

Dubai room

Substitutions and cancellations should be made using the registration application. In order to change your registration record, you need to log back in to the registration application.

Hotel Substitution and Cancellation Policy
Substitutions and cancellations must be made directly to the hotel.

Substitutions can be made at any time.

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


Air and ground transportation

Air

Located on Sheikh Zayed Road in Al Barsha district, Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates is centrally situated with close proximity to areas such as Downtown Dubai, Dubai Marina and Palm Jumeriah.

Directions to Kempinski Mall of Emirates Hotel

The hotel is a 5 minute drive away from Media and Internet City, and 10 minutes away from Downtown Dubai and the city centre Deira.

From Dubai International Airport (25 km): Take Sheikh Zayed Road (South), Direction Abu Dhabi. Take the Exit 39, at the Interchange 4.

From Al Maktoum International Airport (48 km): Take Sheikh Zayed Road, Direction Abu Dhabi. Take the Exit 39, at the Interchange 4.

From Abu Dhabi (166 km): Take Sheikh Zayed Road, Direction Dubai. After passing Jebel Ali, Take the Exit 39, just before Interchange 4.

Follow Mall of the Emirates signs. We are located in the West End of Mall of the Emirates.

Airport Transfers
Dubai’s main airport, Dubai International Airport, is located approx. 25 km (15 miles) away from our hotel. Transportation can be arranged to and from the airport at special rates:

  • Audi A6 (max 4 person with 3 med luggage)– AED 179.00 per car per way
  • Honda Odyssey (max 6 persons with 5 med luggage)– AED 179.00 per car per way
  • Chevrolet Suburban 4X4 (max 7 persons with 5 med luggage)– AED 199.00 per car per way
  • BMW 730i 2012 (max 4 persons with 3 med luggage)– AED 249.00 per car per way

Get certified!

Certification testing is available Wednesday and Thursday to IBM Business Partners and Clients at the IBM TechU Comes to You Event in Dubai, UAE.

The first 30 certification tests are offered complimentary to IBM Business Partners as part of the event registration. Tests are granted on a first-come-first-serve base and by appointment only.

Appointments can be made at the IBM Registration Desk as of the first day of the event.

2016 Solution Center

Join us at the Solution Center:

  • Learn about new products and services
  • Explore cutting-edge demos from IBM and top vendors
  • Meet face-to-face with hundreds of potential clients and vendors
  • Assess the competition and solidify your position in the marketplace
  • Network with industry colleagues and build relationships with important decision-makers

The Solution Center opens on Day 1 after the Keynote Session and stays open until 16:15 on Day 3.

Interested in becoming a sponsor?

Being a sponsor offers you:

  • An opportunity to generate revenue by closing existing deals and developing new opportunities with C-level executives, directors, managers and other decision makers
  • An environment for building brand awareness
  • Participation in a sponsor panel and a venue for presenting to potential customers
  • A booth in the vibrant Solution Center where attendees can learn more about your products and services
  • Options to customize your booth space or use fully turnkey packages

Venue photos are owned by the designated property and are only representative of what you may see at the event.

Registration now open