Seven significant announcements from IBM Think 2019

Let’s Put Smart to Work!

Think Summits are annual IBM flagship events that deliver inspiration, education, and reinvention for innovative thinkers.

It gives IBM clients and partners the opportunity to explore the insights, ideas, and pioneering technologies that are shaping the way we all work, helping build smarter businesses that make the world a better place.

So to discover why thousands of enterprises across 20 industries trust IBM Cloud as a faster, more secure journey to cloud, step into our events.

They’re ideal for exploring the systems and infrastructures purpose-built to provide the performance, agility, and security that innovators like yourself can count on.


What to look forward to

Each Think Summit event offers a combination of keynote presentations, client cases, and activations.

You’ll also have the opportunity to network with peers, business leaders, and the best subject matter experts in one of our campus areas: a space for you to find out more on specific issues, while surrounded by people who understand your enterprise challenges and goals.

Campuses will host a variety of topic-tailored activities including sessions, networking events, expert talks, demonstrations, immersive experiences, education, entertainment, and refreshments.

They’ll also enable you to focus on the subjects you care most about.

For instance, the Cloud & Infrastructure Campus deals with optimising your infrastructure with faster, smarter platforms and services.

Other campuses will emphasis Security & Resiliency, and Data & AI

IBM will be hosting a number of Think Summits throughout Europe over October and November, so use this list to check which is closest to your home base.


The dates to put in your diary

October 3, 2019 | Stockholm, Sweden

Sharpen your skills. Get hands-on experience with the latest technology. Extend your professional network, meet technologists and thought leaders.

Join us at our flagship event where we will explore insights and innovations that are shaping the way the world works.

We look forward to greeting you at Think Summit Stockholm!

Johan Rittner
Country General Manager, IBM Sweden


October 8, 2019 | Paris, France

Think Summit Paris is IBM France’s major annual event dedicated to technology at the service of companies who learn, innovate and reinvent themselves.

It’s an inspiring day to:

  • discover how organisations like yours use cutting-edge technologies to transform their industry
  • listen and interact with great leaders, innovators and technical experts
  • fill up on ideas on innovative and stimulating topics


October 16, 2019 | London, England

In a period of unprecedented change, staying connected to technology trends has never been more important. And there’s no better forum for the latest (and future) insights than Think Summit London, IBM’s annual festival of innovation.

This is your chance to experience for yourself how IBM is channelling research and technology – including AI, blockchain, and quantum computing – into protecting the future, helping to sustain not just business growth but also people and environments around the world.

We’ll be celebrating World Food Day, for instance, by focusing specifically on ethical food sourcing and the reduction of waste in our supply chains.

And the event itself will be more sustainable than ever.


October 11, 2019 | Brussels, Belgium

Discover how to apply technologies for an ongoing digital transformation. And discuss how the speed of tech developments increases the need to establish trust, increase transparency, and address social issues with good technology.


October 22, 2019 | Frankfurt, Germany

At the Think Summit Frankfurt 2019, we invite you to think with us and your peers about permanent changeability in digital competition.


October 29, 2019 | Lucerne, Switzerland

At the Think Summit Lucerne 2019, we invite you to…hear from companies across the industry on how they’ve renewed their business, innovated and made processes more effective.

October 29, 2019 | Helsinki, Finland

Think Summit, the annual IBM flagship event at Messukeskus Helsinki on October 29th will explore the insights, ideas and innovations that are shaping the way the world works.

Extend your professional network into one of the world’s most celebrated communities of technologists and thought leaders. And have some fun while you’re at it.

The registration for the event is now open.

We look forward to seeing you at Think Summit in Helsinki!

Mirva Antila
Country General Manager, IBM Finland


November 6, 2019 | Copenhagen, Denmark

Save the date or register right away for this year’s Think Summit in Copenhagen and join us for the annual IBM flagship event.

We look forward to greeting you at Think Summit Copenhagen!

Henrik Bodskov

Country General Manager, IBM Denmark


November 6, 2019 | Wien, Austria

At the Think Summit Vienna 2019, we invite you to…let our industry and IT experts help you find your own ideas. Let’s put smart to work.


November 11, 2019 | Madrid, Spain

Think Summit is the annual IBM conference that aims to share the latest technological trends and strategic knowledge that your organisation needs to compete in a world of major transformation.

Keep up to date with the latest technologies, solutions and services that differentiate IBM as a leader in AI, cloud and cybersecurity.

Join us at #ThinkMadrid


November 14, 2019 | Oslo, Norway

Think Summit Oslo will explore the insights, ideas and innovations that are shaping the way the world works.

We look forward to greeting you at Think Summit Oslo!

Hans-Henrik Merckoll

Country General Manager, IBM Norway


November, 2019 | Rome, Italy

Date TBC

Informative, inventive and entertaining, the Think Summit in Rome will feature tech talks, immersive experiences, topical debates, and thought-provoking guest speakers.

With business strategies evolving more rapidly than ever, it’s an event that progressive organisations cannot afford to miss.

Join us to be part of the buzz.


Thinking ahead

Do you want to know more about one of the events listed above?

Then use the links made available to click through to each summit’s web page, where you’ll also find the booking forms you’ll need.

You should also take a look at Seven significant announcements from IBM Think 2019.

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