You’ve seen a lot about IBM World of Watson. And you may be asking: â€śWhat is this event all about and why should I attend?â€ť Donâ€™t be confused by the nameâ€”IBM World of Watson is a new event that includes IBM Insight, the premiere analytics event you attended in years past. Just like Insight, World of Watson is all about data and analytics, and will again offer you the opportunity to explore the latest trends in data, analytics and data science, hone your skills, and enhance the value you bring to your business.
This year, the conference will focus on cognitive business, where digital business meets digital intelligence. Youâ€™ll discover the technologies that can propel your company into the future, and see firsthand why your organization needs its own cognitive strategy.
The IBM SPSS software team is excited to show you the latest releases of IBM SPSS Statistics and IBM SPSS Modeler and how they can help your organization become more cognitive by extracting knowledge and insight faster from your data. Hereâ€™s a look at some of the sessions we have lined up for you:
â€˘ ALYâ€“1693: IBM SPSS in the Cognitive Era
â€˘ ALY-2149: What’s New in SPSS Statistics
â€˘ ALY-2157: Using Extensions to Integrate Watson, R, and Python with SPSS
â€˘ ALY-1237: Fighting crime with SPSS and Weather Data
â€˘ ALY-1624: Keep Your Customers Close: Advanced Retention Modeling with SPSS Modeler
â€˘ ALY-3587: What’s new in Predictive and Prescriptive Analytics in the Cloud
These are just some of more than 20 breakout sessions highlighting how IBM predictive analytics helps organizations predict outcomes with confidence and make better business decisions. Visit the World of Watson web site to preview the entire predictive analytics session lineup.
However, this event is more than just a conference; itâ€™s an experience, and technology is just part of that experience. IBM Insight at World of Watson will also highlight how line of business professionals, IT professionals, data scientists and developers interact with data and analytics technology. As in past years, weâ€™ll do this through:
â€˘ Keynotes from top IBM executives, including Ginni Rometty, Chairman, President & CEO
â€˘ Innovation talks with industry luminaries and distinguished futurists
â€˘ 200+ hands-on labs and certifications
â€˘ More than 1,500 breakout sessions
â€˘ Networking with peers and IBM Business Partners