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by | Feb 20, 2018

5 Reasons to think about IBM Think!

In a first-of-its-kind event, IBM Think is combining all prior events that you may be familiar with (i.e. Pulse, InterConnect, WoW, Edge etc.) into one incredible event from March 19-22. With more than 40,000 industry leaders expected in a unique campus setting, it’s one of the best events to learn, innovate, connect and have some fun! It also happens to be a huge event for Maximo and Tririga. So, who is joining us to think? Here are 5 reasons why we think you should…

1) Real Maximo Stories

Whatever new challenges and innovations you want to take on this year, Maximo Users and Partners are ready to share their Asset Management experiences with you. With 15 breakout sessions, you’ll hear 45 min stories from energy and utilities clients such as Cenovus Energy and Diamond Offshore, and transportation clients including Cummins and Schipol.

2) The Campus Floor

With a new Campus built around reimagining business in the era of IoT and AI, you will feel part of the Think community. With exhibitors, theatre sessions, demos and food all contained on campus, you can focus on learning and connecting with the right Maximo/Tririga experts. And we can’t wait to share our capability and expertise with you! BPD will be joining IBM on their Enterprise Asset Management stand, so there will be lots of time for networking and interaction.

3) NetworkingGS-GL Interconnect 2015

With 40,000 attendees, there is no shortage of peers and technical professionals from around the world to meet and greet. This includes Business Partners, clients, distinguished guests, brand evangelists, and (of course) IBM executives such as Ginni Rometty and the new IoT General Manager, Kareem Yusef.  Having everyone under the same roof is one heck of a business opportunity!

4) EAM Education

With the IBM Maximo track put together by Kim Woodbury, there’s bound to be great content around EAM and the future of Maximo. We love hearing all the latest and greatest product capability straight from the horse’s mouth!
There are also free certification opportunities and hands-on labs which helps keep our Maximo experts current. Why not build a tailored curriculum with the help of IBM Watson to ensure you use your time effectively.

IMG_21165) Fun!

With Las Vegas as a destination, there are limitless options to let your hair down. The growing entertainment line-up includes award-winning performers Train, Bare Naked Ladies and the Chainsmokers. CHOICES!

Register today

What more is there to think about? I hope that helps convince you of the value that Think will provide.  We look forward to seeing you there!
Register today for THINK 2018

BPD Zenith at THINK

BPD Zenith is proud to participate at Think! We will be showcasing our offerings on the IBM Maximo Ecosystem stand #291. Our representatives (Graeme Sharp, Simon Nicholson and Craig Bowser) will be there to meet you at the following times:
Tuesday 20th March        12:30PM to 2:00PM (IBM Booth)
Tuesday 20th March        5:30PM to 8:30PM (IBM Reception)
Wednesday 21st March  10:30AM to 12:30PM (IBM Booth)
Wednesday 21st March  3:00PM to 3:30PM (Graeme Sharp, CEO, will present a lightening talk on Thinking about Maximo – past, present and future)

Helen Fisher

Helen Fisher

As the Marketing Manager at BPD Zenith (Global), Helen enjoys sharing Maximo stories and being an active member of the user community. She is particularly interested in looking at asset management beyond traditional maintenance. Helen believes we will begin to see organizations investing more in Business Intelligence, Asset Performance Management, the Internet of Things and Predictive Analytics. In her spare time, Helen loves running, cooking, travelling and music.


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