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IBM Think 2019

San Francisco, CA
February 12-15, 2019

IBM Think 2019

Join us February 12-15, 2019, for IBM Think 2019. The landmark conference that brings together best practices, breakout sessions, hands-on learning, and networking opportunities with other business users you can learn from.

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Webinar – Accelerate Cognos Authoring 250X

Author reports and dashboards using Cognos authoring (Report Studio) in under a minute

In this webinar, see DataClarity Studio in action creating managed Cognos Analytics/BI dashboards with just a few clicks. Learn how to enable your power users to map Cognos Package data to professional templates and standardized corporate style to create trusted report and dashboard content across your organization – completely eliminate your report backlog, easily accommodate new business requirements, or give your content a refresh with advanced capabilities, and modern look and feel.

Alabama Business Analytics Community Meeting

Missed IBM Think 2018?  Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

Join us on Thursday, May 17, for the Alabama Business Analytics Community Meeting, that brings together best practices, breakout sessions, hands-on learning, and networking opportunities with other business users you can learn from.

No matter your role or skill level, there’s something for you:

  • IBM Think conference highlights – the latest trends and top-of-mind questions
  • Exclusive updates on the IBM Analytics – be the first to know what’s next
  • New tips and tricks – improve ROI, save time and money
  • Network with peers – change ideas with people who have the same challenges.

Southeastern Business Analytics Community Meeting

Join us on Thursday, April 26th, for the Spring Meeting of the Southeastern Business Analytics Community that brings together best practices, breakout sessions, hands-on learning, and networking opportunities with other business users you can learn from.

No matter your role or skill level, there’s something for you:

  • IBM Think conference highlights – the latest trends and top-of-mind questions
  • Exclusive updates on the IBM Analytics – be the first to know what’s next
  • New tips and tricks – improve ROI, save time and money
  • Network with peers – change ideas with people who have the same challenges.

IBM Think 2018

Join DataClarity in Las Vegas, NV, at IBM Think 2018

Find insights and inspiration
Live broadcasts, engaging conversations, revolutionary keynotes, must-see announcements. See everything that’s happening at Think in real time.

Experts
Hear from industry luminaries, connect directly with technical experts and IBM senior leaders. Hear first hand how clients are disrupting markets.

Education
Thousands of hands-on labs, 300+ certifications, the DevZone, soft skills workshops and more.

Networking
Find your community within our 4 Think Campuses — a brand-new, personalized way of navigating the Expo experience. Expand your skills, find inspiration, grow your network and connect with strategic Business Partners.

IBM Analytics University 2017

Join DataClarity in New Orleans, LA, at IBM Analytics University – your source for up-to-the-minute knowledge on how IBM Analytics solutions can work for, with, and in your business. Learn about current offerings, new releases, updates and future direction for the IBM Analytics portfolio.

Join hands-on workshops, in-depth discussions, product demonstrations, and even a competitive hackathon. Learn new skills and build your credentials right on site. See how IBM Cognos Analytics, IBM Watson Analytics, IBM Planning Analytics and IBM Predictive Analytics (including IBM Data Science Experience), function individually, but also how they integrate and work together to drive truly transformative change: from data to insight to action. Whether you’re a business user, a technical expert, a data scientist, a new customer, a seasoned pro, or still deciding which analytics path to take, there’s a place for you at the IBM Analytics University 2017.

Alabama Business Analytics Community Meeting

The Alabama Business Analytics Community invites you to join DataClarity and IBM on Thursday, August 17, in Birmingham, for an exclusive forum designed to help organizations connect with each other, share their stories, understand their IBM solutions better, and learn how to get the most out of their technology investment.

Agenda

Time Description
 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM Networking Lunch
 11:30 AM – 11:40 AM Welcome & Introduction
 11:40 AM – 12:20 PM What’s New in Cognos Analytics
Features, functions, and roadmap
 12:20 PM – 1:00 PM Customer Experience
Implementing and upgrading Cognos Analytics
Jonathan McKnight, Business Intelligence Manager at Mspark
   1:00 PM – 1:40 PM What’s New in Planning Analytics
Features, functions, and roadmap
   1:40 PM – 2:20 PM Customer Experience
Transforming decision-making processes through business analytics
Jim Collins, Former Corporate CFO
  2:20 PM – 3:00 PM Round Table Discussion
Budgeting for projects, lessons learned, overcome roadblocks
Ask the Experts
 3:00 PM Wrap-Up

Meeting Details

Date
Thursday, August 17, 2017
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Location
UAB Alumni Affairs
1301 – 10th Avenue South | Birmingham, AL 35294-4555

Executive Finance Luncheon, Tampa, FL

Join IBM and DataClarity for an Executive Finance Luncheon on Wednesday,  July 19th at Seasons 52 in Tampa, FL. Former Corporate CFO, Jim Collins, will share with you how finance organizations are transforming decision-making processes through business analytics.

Find out first hand how IBM and DataClarity can help your organization apply cognitive analytics to improve financial and operational performance management.

Agenda

Time Description
 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM Registration and networking
 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch & Presentation
   1:00 PM – 1:30 PM Wrap up, Q&A

Meeting Details

Date
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Location
Seasons 52
204 N Westshore Blvd. | Tampa, FL 33609

Learn over lunch how the office of finance is evolving

Join IBM and DataClarity for the IBM Finance Forum on Tuesday, May 23, in Atlanta, GA, to see how leading finance organizations are applying analytics to transform decision-making process to anticipate and shape business outcomes more effectively. Find out first hand how IBM and DataClarity can help your organization apply cognitive analytics to improve financial and operational performance management.

This is an excellent opportunity for you to learn how to:

  • Apply predictive modeling and optimization to improve foresight and trigger action
  • Align metrics, initiatives, and resources with strategy
  • Report with confidence to internal and external stakeholders
  • Gain new insights into the drivers of revenue, profit, and cash flow automatically from your data
  • Create timely, reliable forecasts to align costs with new levels of business activity
  • Improve responsiveness to internal and external risks

Agenda

Time Description
 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM Registration and networking
 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch & Presentation
   1:00 PM – 1:30 PM Wrap up, Q&A

Meeting Details

Date
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Location
Sage Woodfire Tavern Perimeter
Park Place Center
4505 Ashford Dunwoody Rd., Atlanta, GA 30346

IBM Vision 2017

To perform at your highest level, you need insight into the things that matter. You need confidence to make the right decisions. You need the right tools to make it happen. IBM Vision 2017 can help bring new meaning to business performance, illuminating a path forward that you never expected.

Vision 2017 is the premier global conference and the best place to learn about the solutions, and strategies you need to address the problems that are top-of-mind for CFOs, CCOs, CROs and compensation professionals in virtually all organizations.

This year’s tracks focus on solutions in five key areas: Financial & Operational Performance Management, Sales Performance Management, Governance, Risk and Compliance, Business Intelligence and Data Discovery.

Join DataClarity and IBM in Orlando, FL, for three information-packed days to see how IBM Analytics solutions help you drive profitable growth, manage risk and optimize performance. We would love to meet you in person at the Booth 8.

So many reasons to attend IBM Vision 2017:

  • A specialized curriculum with more than 150 highly curated sessions and workshops featuring real-world case studies from your fellow IBM clients.
  • Get answers to the top challenges facing chief financial officers, risk and compliance officers, sales compensation professionals and more.
  • Share ideas with more than 1,800 business leaders, analysts, IT professionals and subject matter experts.