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VoiceCon Amsterdam 2008

VoiceCon Amsterdam kicks off tomorrow and IBM will be there in force. Visit our pavilion (booths 19-21, 31-33) to learn about:

  • IBM UC Solutions with Cisco, Avaya, & Nortel
  • IBM's UC Integration Expertise
  • IBM Power System offerings for UC
  • and, of course, IBM Lotus Sametime Software

In addition, don't miss out on the following sessions featuring IBM subject matter experts:

Wednesday, October 15th, 2008  10:45 AM
Keynote: Communicate and Collaborate at the Speed of Business, David Farrell, VP SWG Lotus
Responsive. Innovative. On-the-go. Global. The "speed of business is accelerating, which creates a pressing need for organizations to shield users from complexity, while optimizing and extending the value of IT and telephony investments. An open, holistic strategy for unified communications and collaboration enables enterprises to leverage and enhance business applications, processes and their underlying systems, while delivering a user experience that sets people free to easily find, reach and collaborate. David Farrell, Vice President, IBM Lotus Software NE will share the latest on IBM's unified communications and collaboration (UC²) strategy and preview new technologies from IBM development labs. David will illustrate how enterprises are building upon their existing technology investments and tapping solutions from a rich ecosystem of business partners to add value to their organizations.                                

Wednesday 15 October, 1:00 - 2:00 PM
Panel:  VoiceCon Summit:  From TDM to IP Telephony to UC.  How far have we come?
Speaker:  Alessio Tarenzio, SWIOT - Unified Communications and Collaboration Business Development ITSA

Wednesday 15 October, 3:45 - 5:00 PM
Panel:  UC - How far have we come, what's next?
Speaker:  Brendan Buckingham, Manager Unified Communications, North East Europe, IBM

Wednesday 15 October, 3:45 - 5:00 PM
Panel:  Building new IT organizations
Speaker:  Patrick Gomont, IBM Global Technology Services Integrated Communications Services Leader

Thursday 16 October, 1:00 - 2:00 PM
Panel:  Merging Mobility with Unified Communications
Speaker:   Brendan Buckingham, Manager Unified Communications, North East Europe, IBM
Thursday 16 October, 1:00 - 2:00 PM
Panel:  Communications-Enabled Applications
Speaker:   Alexandre van Gent, IBM Certified IT Specialist, APDC Networking Products Tam Leader, UC2 CoE

Thursday 16 October, 2:15 - 3:30 PM
Panel: Network Management:  Finding the right tools
Speaker: Jean-Francois Catz, Solution Architect Leader, Tivoli Netcool - Service Providers - SWIOT

Thursday 16 October, 2:30 - 3:30 PM
Education Session:  Connecting remote and teleworkers into your real-time collaboration solution
Speaker:  Jeri Korkki, Global Converged Communications Services Offices Manager