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The World's Most Important Gathering of CIOs and Senior IT Executives

A digital wave is sweeping through every industry, organization and culture. This a defining moment for every CIO: a chance to rise up, take risks, and transform your mission-critical priorities into bold business outcomes. From personal development to process reinvention, Gartner is here to help you  Rise to the Challenge.

What Attendees Are Saying - Value of Attending Gartner Symposium/ITxpo.

Gartner Symposium/ITxpo is specifically designed for:
Roles Include:
  • Corporate-wide CIOs
  • Business unit CIOs
  • Senior IT leaders reporting to the CIO
Senior IT Executives

What You Will Learn

Shaped by feedback from you and other CIOs to stay focused on only what is most relevant and useful, the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo experience will include:

  • A community of over 900 CIOs and their leadership teams
  • An agenda focused on the imperatives that you and your team must pursue to align with your enterprise mission critical priority
  • Five tracks spanning technology & information, leadership and business strategy
  • Recommended journeys with sessions and peer-to-peer engagements most relevant to you
  • Innovative keynotes brimming with inspiration from the world’s top innovators and leadership experts
  • CIO Story sessions featuring visionary CIOs sharing practical examples of putting digital leadership into practice
  • Over 30 Gartner Analysts onsite providing you with the most personal guidance and advice possible in analyst one-on-ones
  • A wealth of peer engagement opportunities to make lasting connections, share best practices, and network with your peers
  • Solution providers filling the ITxpo showcase with new possibilities for digital business, organized into marketplaces to make it easy to find the solutions you need

Frequently Asked Questions

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Our 2016 conference agenda is underway, detailing the strategies, insights and tools you'll need to lead the next generation of IT and achieve business outcomes.

Key Take-Aways From the 2015 Conference

Image At Gartner Symposium/ITxpo, we heard how organizations of all types and in all geographies are engaged in a fast-moving environment in which all the players are furiously experimenting. Business goals change more rapidly than traditional IT can respond. As a CIO, you must pursue agile practices to compete at the digital speeds while focusing on rock-solid IT reliability. Throughout the event, Gartner challenged attendees to “Rise to the Challenge” of delivering business outcomes and innovating for digital business.


Experience a rich assembly of forward-thinking guest speakers and luminaries. 

Highlighted Speakers

  • Partha Iyengar
    Partha Iyengar

    Vice President and Distinguished Analyst

    Gartner Research

  • Pete Goss
    Pete Goss

    Sailor, Adventurer & Best Selling Author

  • M Damodaran
    M Damodaran


    Excellence Enablers Private Limited

What We Hear About Our Speakers

The highlights for me were the mastermind interview keynotes — all incredibly unique and extremely worthwhile!


Meet the Solution Providers at the Forefront of Information Technology

Gartner Symposium/ITxpo helps you identify and explore technology and service providers to address your specific needs as a CIO. You'll receive exclusive access to some of the world's leading solution providers in a variety of settings.

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Venue & Travel

Goa, India


Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2015 will take place at the Grand Hyatt Goa.

Grand Hyatt Goa
Goa University
Bambolim, North Goa, Goa 403206
Phone: +91 832 301 1234


Grand Hyatt Goa
Goa, India - 403206

Goa Marriott Resort & Spa
Miramar Beach
Panaji, GA, India