Martin Tuchman School of Management and IBM Global University Programs

New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) and IBM have signed an agreement for collaboration to deliver digital technologies through the Martin Tuchman School of Management and its Business Analytics Lab. A tremendous opportunity exists for collaboration between the IBM Global University Programs and the Martin Tuchman School of Management at NJIT to educate and prepare the next generation “new collar” workforce and to advance business and management tools and technologies for the future. In the midst of a global digital transformation, companies across all business sectors are looking for people who understand and integrate fundamental business knowledge with advanced technology skills to realize success.  

Martin Tuchman School of Management and
IBM Global University Programs
Partnership Launch
October 19th, 2017

Campus Center Atrium


Order of the Program

9 a.m. - 10 a..m. - Welcome and Program Overview

Welcome
Joel S. Bloom
President, NJIT 

 Overview and Remarks
Naguib Attia 
Vice President, IBM Global University Programs

Reggie J. Caudill
Dean, Martin Tuchman School of Management 

Rochelle R. Hendricks
Secretary of Higher Education, State of New Jersey 

10 a.m.-10:40 a.m. – Keynote Address
David McQueeney
Vice President, IBM Corporate Technology and Community
 

20-Minute Coffee Break
 

11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. – Panel Discussion
“A New Era of Business and Management Education: Cognitive Business Intelligence Meets the New Collar Economy”
with Technology Experts, Educators and Business Leaders 

Introduction of Panel Discussion and Moderator
Raymond Cassetta
Chair, Martin Tuchman School of Management Board of Advisors 

Moderator Remarks
Fadi P. Deek
Provost and Senior Executive Vice President, NJIT

Panelists

Joel S. Bloom, President, NJIT
Jerry Passione, General Manager, OpenLab, Juniper Networks
Marta I. (Misha) Riveros, Principal, Torres and Wendell, LLC
Gary Schneider, Vice President, Global Technical Sales, IBM Global Markets
Dikasse Zalla ’19, Student, Martin Tuchman School of Management 

12:30 p.m.-2 p.m. – Lunch Presentation- Campus Center Ballroom
IBM Watson Cognitive Intelligence and Analytics Presentation

Dennis Buttera
Education Lead, IBM Canada, Advanced Studies 

2:15 p.m.-4 p.m. - IBM Watson Analytics Quick Start Hands-On Learning

Business Analytics Lab
1st Floor
Martin Tuchman School of Management