UPDATE Dec 3 2012 11.22am: The fireside chat has now taken place and a video of the chat is now included.
Earlier this week, AWS and BlackBerry revealed they were joining forces to develop BlackBerry IVY, a scalable, cloud-connected software platform that will allow automakers to create personalized driver and passenger experiences and improve operations of connected vehicles with new BlackBerry QNX and AWS technology.
Shares in BlackBerry gained as much as 63.9 per cent in intraday trading on Tuesday following news of the deal with AWS.
BlackBerry will host a fireside chat for investors on Wednesday, December 2, to discuss BlackBerry IVY.
Charles Eagan, BlackBerry’s Chief Technology Officer and Vito Giallorenzo, Senior Vice President, Corporate Development & Strategic Partnerships at BlackBerry will be in conversation with Tim Foote, BlackBerry Investor Relations on Wednesday, December 2, at 14:00 ET
Registration is open now and you can register here. A recording of the event will be available to stream on the investor relations section of the BlackBerry website at 17:00 ET, December 2.
BlackBerry IVY will help automakers and automotive suppliers:
Fuel Innovation by supporting rapid development of new customer experiences
Drive Revenue by unlocking new revenue streams and business models
Reduce Costs by moving processing to the edge & reducing raw data transmission
Improve Operations with enhanced data visibility and access
Expand Ecosystems by unlocking the broader app developer community