Conference at a Glance

Conference at a Glance

Monday, May 24

  • 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM - Continental Breakfast

  • 8:30 AM – 8:50 AM – Opening Session

  • 9:00 AM – 11:20 AM – Sessions*

  • 11:30 AM – 11:50 AM – IBM i Expert Office Hours**

  • 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM – Expo with Lunch

  • 2:00 PM – 4:50 PM – Sessions*

  • 5:00 PM – 5:20 PM – IBM i Expert Office Hours**

  • 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM – Reception in Expo


Tuesday, May 25

  • 8:30 AM – 11:20 AM – Sessions*

  • 11:30 AM – 11:50 AM – IBM i Expert Office Hours**

  • 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM – Expo with Lunch

  • 2:00 PM – 4:50 PM – Sessions*

  • 5:00 PM – 5:20 PM – IBM i Expert Office Hours**

  • 5:30 PM - Free evening to enjoy Columbus


Wednesday, May 26

  • 8:30 AM – 11:20 AM – Sessions*

  • 11:30 AM – 11:50 AM – IBM i Expert Office Hours**

All times listed above are in Eastern Time (GMT -04:00)

Sessions Overview

  • Completely reimagined content format that focuses on short, impactful education
  • Quick tips-and-tricks, business cases, lessons learned, and innovative technologies and solutions
  • Real-world education that can have immediate impact on your job
  • 250+ short-format sessions presented by industry experts, peers and solution providers from this community

IBM i Expert Office Hours


All NAViGATE sessions are 20 minutes in length and are organized into blocks of 5 or 6 sessions. At the end of each block, there are specific Office Hours where attendees can ask questions, meet one-on-one with IBM i experts, and gain deeper insight into particular topics. Each Office Hour session focuses on a specific topic area and will have at least one expert speaker assigned to them for further knowledge-sharing.