Welcome Speakers It's here! Your chance to be a part of all that is Lotusphere, with the best seat in the house -- the one onstage! Share your experience and join an elite group of professionals.
Last year Lotusphere featured over 350 top-notch speakers ---customers, partners and industry experts alike, sharing best practices, solutions, and the expertise needed to help organizations design and deliver services that drive unique client value and competitive advantage. Here's your opportunity to contribute your company's story to the body of knowledge shared at Lotusphere 2012!
Whether you have a penchant for the technical and are ready to deliver a detailed "Show 'n Tell", or you're a business leader who can showcase how your business solution brings ROI to some of the most complex or the most basic challenges, we want to hear from you! Presentations will demonstrate the latest in social, mobile and cloud technologies, whether you're charged with building apps, implementing solutions, or measuring ROI.
We're always looking for something edgy, exciting and different. Practical applications and proven solutions attract the largest audiences, so we invite you to put on your thinking cap, sit down at your keyboard and blow us away with your ideas - and you too could be onstage in Orlando in January!
Application deadline: Sunday, November 6th.
All the details regarding tracks are on the Call for Abstracts site as well. So two weeks to get the abstracts in - loads of time!
Lotusphere becomes IBM Connect - Mission Completed
Thu, Sep 6th 2012 11:11p LotusphereBlog As many have predicted, this year IBM has completed the task of renaming Lotusphere as IBM Connect. From being a small sub-conference for business leaders in 2011 to much larger set of tracks in 2012, Connect is now the main brand for the event in 2013. Many of the favourite elements of Lotuspheres past will of course still be present, and IBM is making great efforts to ensure that the technical focus of so many of the tracks remains strong. Lotusphere has had a terrific history, an [read] Keywords: ibm
Have a BOF idea its not too late
Thu, Jan 5th 2012 10:12a Sharon Bellamy Paul Withers (@PaulSWithers) from Intec blogs: Just before Christmas two new communities launched on Lotus Greenhouse for Lotusphere and Connect The communities have a wealth of useful bookmarks, wiki articles and other content. IBMers and Champions have been adding content over the last few weeks and will continue to build in that in the lead up to Lotusphere and during the conference. The communities are intended as an ongoing resource for attendees to use to get the most out of the confer [read] Keywords: connections
Social Business Online is now up
Thu, Jan 5th 2012 2:54a LotusphereBlog The latest iteration of Lotusphere Online is now available, and it's been renamed as Social Business Online with a rather nifty URL of socialbizonline.com (kudos from me for that!): If you are registered for either Lotusphere 2012 or Connect 2012 you should have received an email with user name/password details. It's always interesting to see what IBM delivers in the online site, even more so now there are ongoing communities in the Greenhouse as well. [read] Keywords: ibm
The Lotusphere 2012 Hog Ride
Tue, Jan 3rd 2012 11:13p Lotusphere Blog At the other end of the Lotusphere week from the Blogger Open, the annual Lotusphere Hog Ride is back for its 3rd year... Paul Mooney has the details:It’s that time of year again. The most important event of the year. The Lotusphere Hog Ride! Apparently there is another event just afterwards but let’s not bother with that. This page is an attempt to organise some of the basic details into one place so that people that are thinking of going on the ride can organise themselves. [read] Keywords: lotusphere