Join the Largest IBM i User Group in the UK


i-UG's IBM i Education Season

for 2020

We are currently planning some new exciting agendas and as usual this year we extend the welcome to anyone involved in the IBM i arena to come and join us at our first meetings of 2020....

Registration is NOW OPEN for....

iPOWER South

IBM Client Centre



Thursday 20th February


iPOWER North

The Mercure Norton Grange Hotel


Thursday 5th March

Look out for the agenda which will be published soon......

i-UG User Group meetings are a fantastic way for anyone involved with IBM i in the United Kingdom, to meet fellow IT professionals and learn about the latest business and technology trends.

We hold up to 4 events each year throughout the UK and whether you are a regular attendee or have never been to one of our events, you will receive a warm welcome.

Never been to an i-UG educational event?

To see what you are missing and to hear what some of our members think, take a peek at a typical i-UG meeting......


i-UG's Vision

“To be seen as an independent UK

organisation where individuals can meet in relaxed surroundings,

to gather information and discuss topics relevant to the IBM i, its connective systems and key business issues.”

Educational Advice

- The Latest from IBM

- Application Development

- Infrastructure trends and Management

​- Operations Management

​- Pervasive Technologiees

​- IT Management

​- Sustainability

​- Strategic Planning

​- Compliance Management

​- Security

- 24/7 Operation

Mike Ryan
i-UG Chairman

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Feb 20, 2020

Our first meeting of 2020 is i-POWER South at IBM's Client Center in Southbank

We return once again to IBM's Southbank Client Center. This meeting is normally really well attended and as usual we will be in the Fleming room.


The agenda will be announced nearer the time.

The address for the venue is:

IBM United Kingdom Limited
76/78 Upper Ground
South Bank
London SE1 9PZ
Tel: 020 7202 3000
Fax 020 7928 4464

Mar 05, 2020

i-UG's second meeting of 2020 will be in March with i-POWER North at The Mercure Norton Grange Hotel in Rochdale

This is i-UG's traditional home and the agenda will be a repeat of the presentations given at

i-POWER South in London.

The address for the hotel is:

Mercure Manchester Norton Grange Hotel & Spa

Manchester Road
OL11 2XZ

Tel: (+44) 01706630788

Fax: (+44) 01706516781

Jun 08, 2020

International i-Power 2020

i-UG's annual Flag Ship conference is a two day event and in 2020 it will be on Tuesday 9th & Wednesday 10th June with another great mixture of educational workshops, classroom sessions and fun.

In 2020 we are returning to Wyboston Lakes Executive Centre in Bedfordshire. The conference centre has been completely refurbished and remodelled and we are looking forward to our return.

The address for this year's venue is:

Wyboston Lakes Resort

Great North Road,



MK44 3AL

Tel: 0333 7007 666

More information about this fantastic conference will be available shortly.

Jun 14, 2020

Common Europe Congress (CEC) 2020 - At the IBM Client Center Montpellier, France

Over 100 sessions. offered in

2,5 days of education.

Workshops and Deep Dives

Real case stories

Beginning-to-advanced topics

Technical content you can implement

Executive Day

Vendor Solution Center

And much more…

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