Use technology credits at no charge

$7,000 Watson and Cloud services credits to apply to your build

Work with IBM experts

Technical consultations, learning resources, and subject matter experts to support your success

Showcase your solution

Apply to showcase your solution in front of industry thought leaders at PartnerWorld 2019

Your journey starts here.



May 21 — July 17

Dream up your AI concept and create a business plan detailing your solution strategy.

To begin, explore our online educational resources to gain the skills you need to build. Need inspiration? Check out the Watson Build 2017 winners who are marketing their AI solutions now.


August 6 — November 6

You’ve planned for your solution, now it’s time to build it. We will support you with technology credits and technical expertise.

Compete to win! Pitch your solution at local Geography Championships. Seven Geography Champions will advance to the Global Competition.


February 2019

Apply to showcase your solution at IBM’s premier partner conference, PartnerWorld 2019.

Get visibility in front of industry thought leaders, press, analysts, IBM Business Partners and IBM executives.