Why Attend?
Justification Resources for SHARE in Orlando

With 300+ industry speakers, 500+ sessions and 1,000+ attendees, SHARE in Orlando combines renowned industry leaders, user-driven technical sessions, insights from colleagues, and hardware and software product highlights. SHARE attendance also guaruntees you access to the latest enterprise IT news, exclusive access to industry leaders — like IBM executives — and product highlights on emerging technologies, bringing priceless value to your daily work.   

Top Three Reasons to Attend SHARE in Orlando


The business impact of your SHARE participation
— increased efficiency, agility and cost efficiency — makes this one of the best IT investments your company will make all year. 

Reason #1: Education. Experience a user-focused approach with interactive, hands-on training. SHARE provides knowledge, tips and offers guidance on the ins and outs of different products — all to make you more effective at your job.

Reason #2: Networking. Learn and grow with seasoned enterprise IT professionals as they share successes and lessons learned. You will gain insight from other attendees’ careers and experiences as they highlight valuable resources at your fingertips. 

Reason #3: Influence. Connect directly with IBM, ISVs and other vendors to compare and discuss the newest solutions to problems you may be facing at your organization. SHARE is the best place to evaluate the latest products and solutions, with access to a rich mix of industry representatives through its varied technical program and fully equipped exhibition.


    Convince Your Boss

    What value will your organization gain from SHARE in Orlando?
    This event is one of the best IT investments your company will make all year as your employees fuel the agility of your business, increase cost efficiency and solve your most difficult IT dilemmas. The business impact of SHARE attendance and participation helps streamline all business processes. 

    Reason #1: Increase Efficiency, Decrease Costs. As attendees at SHARE, your employees will learn the ins and outs of products to help save time (and money!) while decreasing the chance of error through user- and vendor-lead sessions, workshops and hands-on labs."I 

    Reason #2: Develop In-person Connections. IT professionals attending SHARE specify networking as a critical reason for participating. Sending your employees to SHARE in Orlando ensures they will establish a network of solution-oriented allies. The ability to learn directly from peers is the reason SHARE has been coming together for over 60 years.

    Reason #3: Drive Professional Growth. Not only will your employees dive into topics supporting their current projects, SHARE in Orlando will also introduce new areas of enterprise IT. Broaden your technicians’ experiences and encourage them to attend sessions of interest for potential involvement in current, upcoming or new projects. 

    Be sure to note past successes and new ideas that you have brought to your company as a result of attending SHARE. Recognize and emphasize the value of attending in-person. IT professionals regularly cite networking as a critical reason for attending SHARE. 

    Unable to Join for a Full Week? Alternate Attendance Options.


    Register for SHARE! Live Today.

    Virtual Attendance – SHARE Live! 
    Unable to get away from the office? Have an upcoming deadline? Are budget constraints limiting your travel? Be a part of the audiencefrom your desk with SHARE Live! and access a variety of the event's top-attended technical sessions at an affordable rate. SHARE Live! will broadcast sessions live as they happen from Orlando. Take the SHARE Live! bundle a step further and invite your colleagues to join you for sessions from a conference room. Plus, all SHARE Live! content is available to replay for six months after the event. 

    One-Day Registration Badges
    If you are unable to attend the full week of SHARE in Orlando, consider our convenient single-day registration option. Identify one or two days that feature key sessions relevant to your area of interest and secure a one-day badge! 

    Company Badges
    Company badges allow multiple staff members from the same organization to attend sessions throughout the week. One individual may use the badge at a time, so you can take turns attending sessions that are relevant to each of your specific job roles. Make sure to coordinate pick-up/drop-off instructions for the company badge among your group prior to arrival.

    Passport to Education
    If you have colleagues that are also attending SHARE events, consider the Passport to Education option to save as a group! This bundle of five full-conference member individual registrations is good for two years from the date of purchase, and can be used for all events brought to you by SHARE. Please contact us at SHAREhq@SHARE.org for more information. 

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