Impact 2014





The Venetian, Las Vegas, NV | April 27 - May 1

#ibmimpact

Agenda at a Glance

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Sunday & Monday

Sunday, April 27
12:00 noon - 7:30 p.m. Registration open
9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
12:00 noon - 6:00 p.m. Sunday Sessions
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Discover WebSphere

Speakers: Gerry Kovan, Manager - IBM Competitive Project Office
John Santoro, Software Architect - IBM Competitive Project Office

Are you new to the WebSphere family of solutions or perhaps not familiar with the value other parts of the WebSphere portfolio can bring to your organization? Attend this educational pre-conference session on Sunday afternoon to “discover” WebSphere and maximize your conference experience. This session has been completely updated to bring you the technical details and benefits of the hottest WebSphere technologies, including public and private cloud solutions, mobile development, smarter process, and the "internet of things." Through presentations and live demonstrations, IBM subject matter experts (SMEs) will provide the foundation that will help prepare you to get the most value from the sessions you choose to attend during the rest of Impact2014.

Agenda:

14:00 - 14:15   Let's Discover WebSphere
14:15 - 14:45   Mobile Enterprise
14:45 - 15:15   Smarter Process
15:15 - 15:45   Application Infrastructure
15:45 – 16:00   BREAK
16:00 - 16:20   Integration
16:20 - 16:50  Cloud
16:50 - 17:00   Learn More at Impact

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Solution Center Grand Opening Welcome Reception
Monday, April 28
6:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. Registration open
6:30 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. General Session
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Track Keynote: Mobile Enterprise
11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch
12:00 noon - 12:45 p.m. Birds of a Feather
1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. 3 Track Keynotes
2:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Break
Inner Circle Kickoff
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. 3 Track Keynotes
3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Break
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Breakout sessions
5:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Break
5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. Breakout sessions
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Solution EXPO Networking Reception

Tuesday

Tuesday, April 29
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Registration open
7:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. General Session
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Breakout Sessions
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Industry Networking Lunches

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Retail Industry Networking Lunch

This lunch promises insights on delivering an exceptional brand experience, deepening customer relationships through physical and digital engagement, improving security for online commerce, and unlocking hidden insights in data to provide a new level of service to customers.

Insurance Industry Networking Lunch

Join this networking lunch to discuss and learn more about creating an omni-channel experience for customers, brokers/dealers, agents; improving policy and benefits management, accelerating claims processing, and using sensors and telematics data to support policy pricing and business decisions.

Banking Industry Networking Lunch

Hosted by financial services industry experts, you can participate in discussions about the latest trends in digitization, cryptocurrency, mobile, analytics or cloud computing for banking. Your ideas can help shape the discussion. Explore strategies to increase productivity, automate processes such as account opening or loans and improve marketing campaigns.

Healthcare Industry Networking Lunch

Meet and chat with IBM's healthcare industry expert team to discuss mobile patient care, electronic health records processing, compliance and potential threats and alert systems that can improve patient outcomes.
Engage your colleagues on topics of interest as well. Join us for this first-ever event at Impact. There are currently over 55 Healthcare Life Sciences companies attending Impact.

12:00 noon - 12:45 p.m. Birds of a Feather
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Breakout sessions
2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Break
2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions
3:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Break
3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions
4:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Break
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Breakout sessions
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Solution EXPO Networking Reception
7:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.

Wednesday

Wednesday, April 30
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Registration open
7:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. General Session
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Breakout Sessions
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch
12:00 noon - 12:45 p.m. Birds of a Feather
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Breakout Sessions
2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Break
2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Breakout sessions
3:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Break
3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Breakout sessions
4:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Break
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Breakout sessions
5:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Women's Panel & Reception

Thursday

Thursday, May 1
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Registration open
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Breakout sessions
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Breakout sessions
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch
12:00 noon - 12:45 p.m. Birds of a Feather
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Breakout sessions
2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Break
2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Breakout sessions
3:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Break
3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Breakout sessions

Industry Networking Lunches

Register now

Retail Industry Networking Lunch

This lunch promises insights on delivering an exceptional brand experience, deepening customer relationships through physical and digital engagement, improving security for online commerce, and unlocking hidden insights in data to provide a new level of service to customers.

Insurance Industry Networking Lunch

Join this networking lunch to discuss and learn more about creating an omni-channel experience for customers, brokers/dealers, agents; improving policy and benefits management, accelerating claims processing, and using sensors and telematics data to support policy pricing and business decisions.

Banking Industry Networking Lunch

Hosted by financial services industry experts, you can participate in discussions about the latest trends in digitization, cryptocurrency, mobile, analytics or cloud computing for banking. Your ideas can help shape the discussion. Explore strategies to increase productivity, automate processes such as account opening or loans and improve marketing campaigns.

Healthcare Industry Networking Lunch

Meet and chat with IBM's healthcare industry expert team to discuss mobile patient care, electronic health records processing, compliance and potential threats and alert systems that can improve patient outcomes.
Engage your colleagues on topics of interest as well. Join us for this first-ever event at Impact. There are currently over 55 Healthcare Life Sciences companies attending Impact.

Discover WebSphere

Speakers: Gerry Kovan, Manager - IBM Competitive Project Office
John Santoro, Software Architect - IBM Competitive Project Office

Are you new to the WebSphere family of solutions or perhaps not familiar with the value other parts of the WebSphere portfolio can bring to your organization? Attend this educational pre-conference session on Sunday afternoon to “discover” WebSphere and maximize your conference experience. This session has been completely updated to bring you the technical details and benefits of the hottest WebSphere technologies, including public and private cloud solutions, mobile development, smarter process, and the "internet of things." Through presentations and live demonstrations, IBM subject matter experts (SMEs) will provide the foundation that will help prepare you to get the most value from the sessions you choose to attend during the rest of Impact2014.

Agenda:

14:00 - 14:15   Let's Discover WebSphere
14:15 - 14:45   Mobile Enterprise
14:45 - 15:15   Smarter Process
15:15 - 15:45   Application Infrastructure
15:45 – 16:00   BREAK
16:00 - 16:20   Integration
16:20 - 16:50  Cloud
16:50 - 17:00   Learn More at Impact