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    2016 CIO-Agenda: A Germany and DACH Region Perspective

    CIOs are in line with their global peers in embracing their companies’ digital journey, but play a less strategic role in their organization.

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The Must Attend Event for CIOs & Senior IT executives in the DACH region

Unlocking the Digital Future. The role of the CIO is changing and success depends on their ability to innovate, strategize and collaborate to accelerate business growth. Join us at Gartner CIO & IT Executive Summit 2017 which equips CIOs & IT Executives with insight into how to make changes to their organization, environment, and leadership to advance the digital journey of their enterprise or organization. 

Gartner CIO & IT Executive Summit is specifically designed for:
Including:
  • Corporate-wide CIOs
  • Business unit CIOs
CIOs
Including:
  • Senior IT Executives reporting into the CIO
Senior IT Executives

What You Will Learn


  • Develop an essential digital business transformation strategy and the skills to support it
  • Overcoming the digital mind barriers in the organization
  • Understanding the communications paradigm on cybersecurity and data privacy
  • Harness the full potential of Industrie 4.0
  • Stimulate and benefit from a fast moving innovation culture
  • Explore the digital agenda for Government and how this can work to your organization’s advantage
  • Strategize how digital security needs to be implemented across your entire organization
  • Learn how to shift the focus of the CIO role from directive to collaborative
  • Gain techniques for planning and managing a changing workforce
  • Hear about new methods for renewing the IT organization and maturing it’s capabilities
  • Improve your strategies for establishing trusted partnerships and mitigating digital risks

Frequently Asked Questions


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Please note: This event is focused on issues relevant to IT leaders in the German speaking markets and given that some of the content is presented in German, we recommend only German speaking individuals attend. Please visit the German website for further information
      
               
            


Agenda

Unlocking the Digital Future. 
The 2017 agenda is currently in the works. Sign up to be informed as soon as the agenda will be released


​Please note: The event is presented in a mixture of German and English and attendees should be proficient in both languages to get the full value out of the experienced.  Please visit the German website for further information
 

2017 Track Overview

​Examine the key issues that are shaping the leadership of today’s CIOs. Our three tracks:
  • Track 1: Digital Leadership and Business Strategies
  • Track 2: Digitally Dynamic
  • Track 3: Innovative Disruption of the market

Virtual Tracks:
  • Industrie 4.0
  • Unlocking the digitalization IT-Mittelstand

2017 Hot Topics

  • Industrie 4.0
  • Digitalization
  • Smart City and IoT
  • BI & Analytics
  • Cloud
  • DevOps
  • Bimodal IT
  • Cyber-Security
  • Technology Trends
  • ERP
  • Cost Optimization
  • Talent Management
  • Blockchain
  • Digital workplace
  • Digital business platforms
  • Innovation culture and Change management

What take-aways can CIO & IT Executives expect?


  • How to shift the focus of their role from directive to collaborative
  • Techniques for planning and managing a changing workforce
  • Practical approaches for financial management
  • when faced with increased demand for digital services
  • New methods for renewing the IT organization and maturing it’s capabilities
  • Strategies for establishing trusted partnerships and mitigating digital risks 

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Optimize Your Attendance


You'll be able to add these Gartner exclusives to your agenda:

  • Admission to all Keynote sessions
  • 30 min Gartner Analyst One-on-Ones
  • Workshops
  • Peer networking breakfasts, lunches and receptions
  • Spotlight Sessions
  • Peer Connect Meetups
  • Agenda planning through Events Navigator

Sign-up to be among the first to recieve our 2016 Agenda



Speakers

Listen to inspirational guest keynote speakers and learn from Gartner analysts – the foremost experts in their areas of focus. Please note: This event is focused on issues relevant to IT leaders in the German speaking markets and given that some of the content is presented in German, we recommend only German speaking individuals attend. Please visit the German website for further information

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Highlighted Speakers

  • Bettina Tratz-Ryan
    Bettina Tratz-Ryan

    Research VP

  • Frank Buytendijk
    Frank Buytendijk

    VP & Gartner Fellow

  • Frank Ridder
    Frank Ridder

    Managing VP

  • Don Scheibenreif
    Don Scheibenreif

    VP Distinguished Analyst

  • Stephen Prentice
    Stephen Prentice

    VP & Gartner Fellow

  • Mark Raskino
    Mark Raskino

    VP & Gartner Fellow

What We Hear About Our Speakers


I never miss this event. Thought-provoking material. Great framework for providing direction within our organization. Useful ideas about how to lead.

- 2016 Attendee

Exhibitors

Meet the Solution Providers at the Forefront of IT

The Gartner CIO & IT Executive 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.

  • Learn more about the exhibitor experience.
  • Contact us to learn more about opportunities to exhibit.  

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Take Your Place Among Technology's Key Players
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Exhibitor Interactions


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Venue & Travel

Munich, Germany

Venue

Westin Grand München
Arabellastrasse 6
München, Germany - 81925


A Note About Accomodations


Gartner has been made aware that a service provider called Exhibition Housing Management has contacted a number of individuals who are attending our conference to offer hotel reservation services. Exhibition Housing Management does not represent Gartner, nor have we authorized them to contact attendees on our behalf. 
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