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February 20 – 23
Moscone West
San Francisco, CA

See Watson at Work

IBM Connect, the leading workplace technology conference, is moving to San Francisco, the center of the tech world.

  • Discover how Watson, the cloud and machine learning are helping organizations of all shapes and sizes reimagine everyday work and augment human expertise.
  • Network with and learn from thought leaders, researchers, Business Partners and experts who are using digital workplace solutions to drive real business results and transform every profession.
  • Explore the latest in collaboration solutions, content management, conversation analytics and machine learning roadmaps that will help you and your teams focus on work that matters.
  • Learn how digital workplace technologies, including communication, collaboration, content, analytics and digital experience, can drive rapid ROI, deeper engagement, and minimize risk and disruption.


and learn with thousands of IT professionals, Developers, Academics, Executives, Thought Leaders and Workplace Pioneers


Sessions exploring how we will work, collaborate, and engage with our human and AI co-workers both today and tomorrow


Mini events within Connect including Hackathons, Future Space, Guru-Palooza and more


IBM Business Partners presenting and showcasing leading-edge solutions and services


Sessions exploring collaboration solutions, content management, conversation analytics, machine learning and much more.


IBM Business Partners in the EXPO showcasing leading-edge solutions and services.


IBM clients and Business Partners speakers sharing their real-world experiences with the digital workplace.


Tracks packed with need-to-know content to help you redefine work and improve outcomes.

A curriculum designed to improve business outcomes

Learn how the digital workplace redefines work in sessions across three tracks:

Emerging Technologies

Explore the promise of technologies like augmented reality, Internet of Things, blockchain, artificial intelligence and Watson, and their potential to change our work and life challenges.

Strategy and Business

Discover how pioneers are addressing current trends and issues in the evolving domain of strategy and business. Led by industry speakers and leveraging case method, the track explores business challenges, approaches, and outcomes across engagement, expertise, productivity and work.

Development, Design and Tools

Delve deep into product, design and code. Build a deep understanding of products and solutions that help us redefine everyday work including Verse, Connections, Notes, Domino, Bluemix, WebEx, Watson Workspace, Spark, Box and more.

February 20 – 23
Moscone West
San Francisco, CA