Jan Valdman (Whitesoft)

Jan works as a business development manager and consultant in Whitesoft, an IBM business partner in the Czech Republic and Belgium. Jan is a Connections-addict IT evangelist, consultant, solution architect, advisor and lecturer. He is a former portal guy with wide experience in IT including system administration, web applications, project management and software engineering. In parallel to his main job in Whitesoft he also works as an assistant professor on Entrprise IT management and Knowledge management.

Jan is a long time member of the Social Connections team and a board member of SUTOL (Czech Lotus User Group). He was recognized as IBM Champion for Collaboration Solutions 2014-2019.

My Sessions

Connections Consortium


Danielle Baptiste and Social Connections launch the Connections Consortium. Come participate and define the start of this initiative

Customer HCL RoundTable

Knowledge Management in the Just-in-time World


The problem: Nowadays people search for information online on daily basis and quite often they consider their freshly acquired “knowledge” to be of the same (or even better) quality as lifelong knowledge of experts. But… do you really know after one hour of googling as much about cancer as your doctor? In this session, we […]


HCL Connections vs. Office 365 – The New Begining


Once the deal is closed, HCL will start a new chapter in Connections development. Let us hope for a bold move – as strong as we can witness in Notes/Domino today. We can already guess certain directions of future product development and more details are expected to come in Summer. But regardless of what HCL […]

Management and Adoption