You won't want to miss IBM Z's signature mega-event of the year, IBM Z Day 2021 on September 15! Join the thousands of people who have already signed up for the free virtual conference to learn best practices and hear about the latest technology advances, discuss hot topics, draw technical insights from industry experts, engage in hands-on demos, and network with a diverse global community passionate about mainframe innovation.
IBM Z Day offers something for everyone, with rich content designed for all experience levels, from new developers to seasoned IT professionals, students, academia, and life-long learners.
What is IBM Z Day?
IBM Z Day is a FREE 1-day virtual conference for anyone and everyone that features a lineup of global thought leaders who will highlight industry trends and innovation, as well as demonstrate how IBM Z is reliably running the world — always open | on | secure.
Last year's IBM Z Day was a record-breaking event, with over 12,000 registrants from 96 countries. Tune in on September 15 for an expanded digital learning experience featuring five content-rich tracks, including a 24-hour Global Student Meetup to advance skills through hands-on learning and our all-new Modernization Z track — unleashing the power of IBM Z, reliably running the world.
Why IBM Z Day?
IBM Z Day is the largest IBM Z global event each year where you can:
- Engage with 150+ thought leaders & IBM Z and LinuxONE subject matter experts across 5 tracks who share their expertise and first-hand knowledge, with live Q&A after each session
- Learn how IBM Z is embracing open technologies, fueling digital transformation and designed to operate at the core of the hybrid multi-cloud world
- Get free in-depth training on everything IBM Z & LinuxONE – industry-leading security, open source capable, always available platform
- Hear from IBM customers & startups who are innovating & disrupting the digital era with IBM Z
- Connect with local IBM Z communities and the global IBM Z and LinuxONE community
IBM Z Day 2021 Keynotes
Don't miss our visionary keynote lineup, including our special guest and globally renowned celebrity, Timbaland!!
- Ross Mauri, GM, IBM Z and LinuxONE
- Barry Baker, VP Product Management, IBM Z and LinuxONE
- Willie Tejada, GM ISV/Build Ecosystem and Chief Developer Advocate, IBM Cloud and Cognitive
- Marius Ciortea, Chief Community Officer, IBM Cloud and Cognitive
- Meredith Stowell, VP, IBM Z Ecosystem
- Celebrity Keynote: Timbaland, Co-Founder, multi-platinum Grammy award winning music producer, Beatclub
SHARE @IBM Z Day
SHARE members simply cannot miss the IBM Z Day SHARE panel — “Maximize your use of IBM Z with the SHARE community” — on Wednesday, September 15 at 12:30 p.m EST as part of the "Voice of Z" track. Be sure to also check out the full Z Day agenda, where you'll find all of the content-rich, cutting-edge technology sessions that have been crafted especially for IBM Z Day 2021!
We look forward to seeing you there. Register today.