Critical Dates

May 25, 2017 Speakers will be selected and notified via e-mail/telephone.
August 7, 2017 Draft presentation due to IDUG
September 4, 2017 Final presentation due to IDUG

Presentation Requirements

All presentations must be strongly technical in nature, cannot contain marketing content, and must support and strengthen the information services community by providing the highest quality education and services about recent and important trends in data technology.

Presentations may cover concepts, tools and products adjacent to and extending Db2 and its family of products. In case a technical demo is incorporated, the presentation must be able to convey the same information in absence of it.

Speakers Guide

IDUG strongly encourages speakers to read through the IDUG Speakers Guide.

Speaker Marketing Kit

Utilize the Speaker Marketing Kit to increase your visibility and to promote the conference. We will provide a new version shortly!

Presentation Templates

All presentations need to use the following Presentation template, which includes a few explanatory slides. Please also check our Speaker Guidelines for more details about uploading your presentations.

User speaker

Not sure if this is something for you? Check out the User Speakers page for some convincing arguments and learn how we can help you.

Contact information

If you do have questions regarding the presentations or abstract submissions, please contact IDUG at:

Permissions and Release: Provide permission to electronically post speaker biography, abstract and five key bullet points on the IDUG Web site and to publish this information in any printed or electronic IDUG conference marketing materials. In addition, IDUG may edit speaker’s abstract, and five key bullet points for consistency, style, and grammar as necessary. Also, provide permissions for IDUG to post your presentation on the Conference Web Proceedings and CD ROM, as well as IDUG Insider.