Schedule of Events*

Sunday, July 31

8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

 SHARE Academy
 A708 (CICS Immersion); A703 (z/OS Bug Busterz)

12:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

 Registration Open
 Atrium Ballroom Foyer

4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

 First-time Attendee Orientation
 L402

5:15 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Hack-a-Thon Kick Off 
 L402

6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

zNextGen Happy Hour

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

 Welcome Reception – Welcome to Atlanta: The Sweet Spot
 Marquis Ballroom, Salon B

Monday, August 1

7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 Registration Open
 Atrium Ballroom Foyer

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.

 First-time Attendee Orientation [repeat]
 L508

8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

 Keynote: Those Who Tell Stories Rule the World
 Shane Snow, Chief Creative Officer, Contently
 Imperial Ballroom

9:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

 SHARE New to z Systems Program
 L505

10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

 Technical Sessions (locations vary)
 

4:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

 SHARE Technology Exchange Expo 
 Atrium Ballroom

5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

 "Go for the Gold" Opening Night Party
 Atrium Ballroom

Tuesday, August 2

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 Registration Open
 Atrium Ballroom Foyer

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

 Keynote: z/OS and DevOps: Communication, Culture and Cloud
 Randy Frerking and Richard Jackson, Walmart
 Imperial Ballroom

9:45 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.

 SHARE New to z Systems Program
 L505

10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

 Technical Sessions (locations vary)

4:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

 SHARE Technology Exchange Expo 
 Atrium Ballroom

5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

 Tuesday Reception – Par for the Course
 Atrium Ballroom

Wednesday, August 3

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 Registration Open
 Atrium Ballroom Foyer

8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

 Technical Sessions (locations vary)

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

 SHARE New to z Systems Program
 L505

10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

 SHARE Technology Exchange Expo
 Atrium Ballroom

Thursday, August 4

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

 Registration Open
 Atrium Ballroom Foyer

8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

 Technical Sessions (locations vary)

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

 Farewell Reception – Game Night
 Skyline Level

Friday, August 5

8:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.  Technical Sessions (locations vary)


Wi-Fi Information**

Connect to the official SHARE Atlanta on-site Wi-Fi using the below information.

SSID: SHARE Inc.
Password: SHARE2016


Event Support Hours

Have Questions On-site?

We're here to help! Stop by SHARE Event Support in the Atrium Ballroom Foyer during the following hours:

Monday

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday

7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday

7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Friday

7:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 

*All events to take place in the Atlanta Marriott Marquis.
**The Wi-Fi password is case sensitive so please enter as shown.