Event Date:
Thursday 9th May
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Stratford Upon Avon
Event Type:
In-Person Event

iCommunity is the long standing IBM i user group, hosted and facilitated by Meridian IT, who now meet twice yearly to discuss all things Power. The agenda is put together based on the iCommunity members to ensure that the contains remains relevant. iCommunity sessions are realistic, example driven and will typically look at the subject area from a technical and business viewpoint.

Agenda for 9th May 2024 event

Join us on 9th May for a day crammed full of all things Power and the opportunity to communicate and network with peers! The experts will also discuss how IBM Power10 helps create digital advantage with hybrid cloud infrastructure to modernise, automate and secure your business through world class Cyber Resiliency. Places are limited, so please register your interest by completing the form below.

9:50am – Andy Haley (Managing Director, Meridian IT) – Welcome

10am – David Spurway (IBM Power AI & Sustainability Principal for EMEA at IBM) – IBM Power Update

11am – Ian Shave (Director, WW Cyber Resilience Sales at IBM) – Cyber Resilience with IBM Storage

11:45am – Break

12pm – Greg Lee (IBM Partner Technical Specialist at IBM) – SEE IT LIVE – Ransomware & Anomaly Detection, Alerting, Protection & Recovery in Action

12:45pm – Lunch

2pm – Andrew Laidlaw (IBM Senior Power Technical Specialist at IBM) – IBM Power & AI: Making IBM Applications AI Ready

2:45pm – Customer speaker: John Pike (Head of Engineering at Love2Shop) – How Love2shop learned to love the IBM i (all over again)

3:30pm – Break

3:45pm Lionel Butler (Head of Software Services, Meridian IT) – Application Modernisation on IBM i and IBM Merlin

4:30pm Finish


If you work for an organisation running IBM i then register below to secure your space