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Z Day Is Back!

By Lee Sullivan posted Fri July 30, 2021 02:57 PM


As a valued member of our vibrant and diverse IBM Z & LinuxONE Community, you won’t want to miss our signature event of the year, IBM Z Day 2021 on September 15th -- be sure to register today! 

Last year, IBM Z Day was a record-breaking IBM Community event with over 12,000 registrants from 96 countries. This year, IBM Z Day 2021 will be bigger, bolder and better than ever, delivering an expanded digital learning experience across 5 content-rich tracks including a new Application Modernization Z track with a 1/2-day client workshop, and a 24-hour Global Student Meetup to advance skills via hands-on learning.

There is something for everyone, from new developers to seasoned IT professionals, entrepreneurs, students, academia and hobbyists. Learn best practices from our IBM Z and LinuxONE clients spanning enterprises to startups. Hear about the latest technology advances, discuss hot topics, glean technical insights from industry experts, engage in hands-on demos, and network with our rich global community passionate about IBM Z and LinuxONE innovation.

What is IBM Z Day?
IBM Z Day is a free 1-day virtual conference for anyone and everyone! Our lineup of 100+ global thought leaders will highlight industry trends and innovation, and demonstrate how IBM Z is reliably running the world - always open | on | secure.

Why IBM Z Day?

  • Engage with industry thought leaders & subject matter experts who share their expertise and first-hand knowledge, with live Q&A at the end of each session
  • Learn how IBM Z is embracing open technologies, fueling digital transformation and designed to operate at the core of the hybrid cloud world
  • Get free in-depth training on everything IBM Z & LinuxONE – industry-leading security, open source capable, always available platform
  • Hear from IBM clients & startups who are innovating & disrupting the digital era with IBM Z
  • Connect with local IBM Z communities and the global IBM Z and LinuxONE Community

Our visionary keynotes include:
  • Ross Mauri, GM, IBM Z and LinuxONE
  • Barry Baker, VP Product Management, IBM Z and LinuxONE
  • Willie Tejada, GM ISV/Build Ecosystem and Chief Developer Advocate, IBM Cloud and Cognitive
  • Marius Ciortea, Chief Community Officer, IBM Cloud and Cognitive
  • Meredith Stowell, VP, IBM Z Ecosystem

Join us for yet another record-setting event and be part of the rich and diverse IBM Z and LinuxONE Community!
To register, check out:

For more information contact Jeanne Brooks ( or Sudharsana Srinivasan (

See you there!