Business Leadership Forum

IOD 2013: What you missed!

November 12, 2013 by Trevor Eddolls

Well, that’s it: the exhibition stands have been taken down, the speakers have flown out, the attendees are all back home with their families and the organizers have packed away their banners for another year. #IBMIOD has come to an end , but what an event it was!

My personal take-aways: Surfing the deeply informative IOD Hub

November 6, 2013 by James Kobielus

2013 is the first year in which IBM's crack social media marketing team enlisted a wide range of employees, partners and freelancers as "reporters" to blog on everything transpiring over the past few days at Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Read highlights from some of the best of the other blogger/reporters' posts and catch up on the sessions you missed.

Analytics as the catalyst for Social Business

November 6, 2013 by Isabel Gonzales

The process of deploying Social Business is malleable and adaptive. Best practices are forming, but it truly is a new big bold world. Anything goes!

Winning big in your industry is a matter of big data and analytics

November 5, 2013 by Michele Shaw

Big data and analytics was THE topic of discussion at the Business Leadership Forum this year. It was all about how to beat the competition and win big!

Healthcare in the new era of computing

October 30, 2013 by Penny Schlyer

This new era of computing provides a significant catalyst for change and growth for healthcare and life sciences organizations. With the rise in consumerism, new tools and technologies that unlock insights into the individual, the push for outcomes-based care and complex regulatory requirements, healthcare and life sciences organizations need to embrace the power of technology to capture and understand the voice of the consumer in order to collaborate beyond boundaries and deliver smarter healthcare.

Predictive maintenance is a major theme at IBM’s Information On Demand

October 25, 2013 by Jeff Nedwick

Equipment and assets gather huge volumes of data while in operation and predictive asset maintenance and predictive quality are prime examples of how this data can be used to optimize asset performance and drive new revenue opportunities.There’s no better place to see how manufacturers are leveraging data from equipment and assets in the field than at the 2013 Information On Demand Conference. 

How is insurance progressing on the big data and analytics journey?

October 25, 2013 by Kim Minor

The Insurance Track within the Business Leadership Forum at Information On Demand 2013 offers some exciting opportunities for you to learn about the breadth and depth of IBM’s big data and analytics capabilities from a business-level perspective while hearing from global insurers on their own journey from what’s worked and what hasn’t, to where they’ve seen some of the biggest value.

Session preview: Addressing banking compliance challenges in a new regulatory world

October 24, 2013  |  Length: 6:17

The banking industry seems to be in a constant state of change, always working to keep up with evolving technology and ever-changing regulatory requirements. Financial institutions are faced with evolving standards like FIBO, and ongoing standards such as SEPA, IFX, and FIX.

Travel & Transportation: Is learning your destination?

October 21, 2013 by Randall Howard

Preview the Travel and Transportation track of the Business Leadership forum and enjoy key sessions recommended to optimize your Information On Demand conference experience. 

Visit Vegas to see the latest in connected cars

October 18, 2013 by Jeff Nedwick

2013 will undoubtedly be remembered as a pivotal year for the automotive industry, a year dominated by headlines about autonomous vehicles, connected cars and, of course, big data and analytics. It’s the year when the automotive industry, among others, began to realize the value of data being collected by the car.