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Maximize the power of your application strategy to lead digital innovation

As mobile, cloud and the Internet of things transform businesses, your application strategy must evolve to seize new opportunities. Prepare for your digital future at Gartner Application Architecture, Development & Integration Summit. Update your app strategy with the latest insights on mobile, cloud, analytics, user experience and APIs. Prepare to empower innovation and lead transformation.

Our Summit was designed for individuals in the following roles
Roles Include:
  • Information Architects
  • Solution Architects
  • Application Architects
  • Business Architects
  • Technical Architects
  • Enterprise Architects
Roles Include:
  • Application Architecture
  • Application Development
  • Application Integration Leaders
  • Application Portfolio Management
Roles Include:
  • Web Services and Infrastructure Managers
  • IT Leaders involved in cloud and SOA
  • IT Leaders focused on application strategies
  • IT Leaders focused on mobile
IT Executives
Roles Include:
  • Application Portfolio Management
  • Program Manager
  • Application Lifecycle Management
Portfolio Managers

What You Will Learn

  • Modernize and renovate core IT systems
  • Advance your mobile and API strategies
  • Architect for speed and agility
  • Deliver game–changing business analytics
  • Design experiences that engage users
  • Strengthen governance and cloud security
  • Leverage the Web to support innovation
  • Bridge the legacy integration gap
  • Prepare for the Internet of things
  • Lead digital business transformation

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Features & Benefits

  • Gartner Analyst SessionsGartner analysts presenting select research, targeted to your priorities
  • Gartner Analyst One-on-One Meetings: Sit privately for 30 minutes with a Gartner analyst specializing in a topic you'd like to discuss
  • Analyst-User Roundtables: Hear how your colleagues from various industries tackle problems similar to yours
  • End-User Case StudiesWe invite a number of end users to personally present leading-edge case studies and answer questions
  • WorkshopsIntimate workshops provide an opportunity to drill down on specific "how to" topics in a small group environment
  • Solution Showcase: Exclusive access to over 20 select exhibitors to make informed decisions
  • Group Rate Discount: Maximize your learning by attending as a group and receive a group discount

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What's Included

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Our 2016 agenda features 4 tracks covering applications hot topics and key issues based on your role, experience level and key focus.


2016 Tracks

  • Application Strategy: Blending Packaged, Custom, Cloud and Mobile Apps
  • Innovations in Application Architecture
  • Prepare your Application Development Organization for the Digital Future
  • Balance Renovation and Innovation in a Rapidly Shifting Integration Landscape

Plus focused sessions on...
  • Leadership Development
  • Beyond Mobile: Smartphones, Tablets and More
  • Cloud Computing: No More Excuses

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Sessions to Answer Your Top Challenges

Attend Gartner Application Architecture, Development & Integration Summit 2016 to benefit from sessions that address these key challenges: 

What are the latest strategies around cloud computing, especially in hybrid environments?  Read more
How should I modernize my applications portfolio? What do I do about legacy applications? Read more
How should mobile fit into my application strategy?   Read more
How are organizations improving customer experience by focusing on user experience methodologies and tools?   Read more
How does a bimodal approach impact my application architecture and development strategies?  Read more

To see more about how we're addressing your top challenges at the summit, click here. 

Hot Topics

  • The Impact of Cloud on Application Governance
  • Legacy System Transformation
  • Business Application Architecture
  • Driving Velocity with Agility
  • Microservices: The Future of SOA and PaaS
  • Architecting the Digital Business
  • The IoT Scenario
  • In-Memory Computing
  • Enterprise Agile Frameworks
  • Building a Bimodal Mobile Development Capability
  • DevOps from the Dev Side
  • Citizen Developers in the Digital Workplace
  • The API Management Scenario
  • Integration and Successful Postmodern ERP
  • Integration Infrastructure for a Hybrid World
  • Data and Application Integration

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"A very stimulating and thought provoking summit. Gartner has very energised and information led specialists and presentations."

- Nick Williams, Solutions Architecture Manager Transport for London

"Very inspiring from a vision standpoint. The conference addresses our key issues. I look forward to taking this away and seeing how this fits with my company's strategy and maturity"

- Ludovic Tardy, Sr Manager Sales, Marketing and Services Solutions Amadeus

Optimize Your Attendance

  • Admission to all Keynote sessions
  • One (30 min) Gartner Analyst One-on-One (sign up will open pre-event)
  • Analyst User RoundTables
  • Workshops
  • End-User Case Studies
  • Solution Provider Showcase
  • Networking Reception


Meet the Solution Providers at the Forefront of Applications

The Gartner Application Architecture, Development & Integration Summit will help you develop a "short list" of technology and service providers who can meet your particular needs. You'll receive exclusive access to some of the world's leading technology and service providers in a variety of settings.

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  • Contact us to learn more about opportunities to exhibit. 




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Exhibitor Interactions

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Venue & Travel

London, England



Park Plaza Westminster
200 Westminster Bridge Road
London, United Kingdom - SE1 7UT


A limited number of rooms have been held at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel for attendees of this Summit.  

There are two special promotional Gartner rates available:
Superior Room - £185 per night (Includes Breakfast)
Studio Room - £215 per night (Includes Breakfast)

Please note that these rates are based on single occupancy and excludes VAT.

In order to secure accommodation at the preferred rate please click on the link below.


Alternatively, you can either e-mail your request to gartnerconference@pphe.com or call the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge in-house reservations office on +44 844 415 6780, quoting the promotion code GART109
Reservation Office opening times are:
Monday to Friday between 08:00 - 19:00 (London Time)
Saturday between 09:00 - 17:30 (London Time) 

Alternative Hotel Accommodation

Park Plaza County Hall
1 Addington Street
London, United Kingdom