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    2017 Agenda Available!

    Covering your biggest priorities: digital business platforms, EA roadmaps, business architecture and more.

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    EA Leadership in the Digital Age

    View an excerpt of this Gartner report and get a taste of the content we will present at the summit

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    Q&A with Gartner Analyst Brian Burke

    Brian discusses why the role of EA and technology innovation leaders is changing, what is a digital business platform and why is it crucial for success?

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    Don't Just Take Our Word For It!

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Mastering Digital Business Platform Complexity

Digital business is being driven by a powerful wave of disruptive technologies. Collectively, these technologies surpass the impact of the last major disruption: the internet. Have you considered what this means for you and your organization?

Opportunity — for growth, performance and competitive advantage — is unlimited, but only if leaders like you can master the complexities of the digital business platform. This new organizing construct will forever change the way architects manage the digital business.

This conference will help you embrace the role of technology innovator and build a digital business platform. With that goal in mind, this is the one event you cannot afford to miss this year.

Gartner Enterprise Architecture & Technology Innovation Summit was designed for individuals in the following roles:
  • Leading EA practices that engage both
    business and IT leaders
  • Critical emerging and disruptive
    technologies and trends
  • Detailed advice on digital business
    platform for enterprise architects and
    technology innovation leaders
Enterprise Architect
  • How to proactively engage business
    leaders in delivering a change in focus
    from operations to innovation by 2019
  • Moving beyond a focus on operation to
    delivering high impact deliverables that
    drive investments and execution
Chief Technology Officer
  • Identification of the top emerging and
    strategic technology trends, their
    applicability to business change,
    and the ideation process
  • How to integrate business and technology
    strategy planning
IT Strategist
  • The impact of emerging and strategic
    trends and technologies
  • Integration with enterprise architecture
IT Innovation Leader

What You Will Learn

  • Become a strategic leader delivering business outcomes
  • Guide the leading edge investments and capabilities
  • Maximize opportunities from disruptive technologies and trends
  • Lead rapid change through people, process and technology
  • Take on a vanguard leadership role in the bimodal business


Features & Benefits

  • Gartner Analyst Sessions: Gartner analysts presenting select research, targeted to your priorities
  • One Gartner Analyst One-on-One Meeting: 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 Studies: We invite a number of end users to personally present leading-edge case studies and answer questions
  • Workshops: Hands-on sessions provide an opportunity to drill down on specific "how to" topics
  • Exhibitor access: Exclusive access to select exhibitors to make informed decisions
  • Solution Provider Sessions: Sponsor-led sessions feature some of the market's most fascinating solutions
  • Group Rate Discount: IT and business teams can maximize their learning by attending as a group
  • Network With Peers: Hundreds of senior business and IT leaders will convene to interact and share their knowledge and objectives; plus, take part in dedicated, industry-based networking opportunities built right into the agenda

Learn more about pricing and registration

What's Included

  • One  Gartner Analyst One-on-One Meeting
  • Analyst-user roundtables
  • Workshops
  • Solution Showcase
  • Networking reception
  • Agenda planning through Events Navigator

Frequently Asked Questions

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Our 2017 Enterprise Architecture & Technology Innovation Summit agenda, features comprehensive tracks to drill down on your hottest EA topics on the basis of your role, experience level and key focus

2017 Hot Topics

  • Digital Business Platforms
  • EA Roadmaps
  • Value of EA Business Capabilities
  • Business Architecture
  • Strategic and Emerging Technology Trends
  • Cloud Strategy
  • Bimodal IT
  • Business Ecosystems
  • Innovation  
  • Advanced Analytics
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Business Algorithms
  • Agile and DevOps
  • Digital Workplace
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine Learning

Optimize Your Attendance

Maximize your on-site ROI by adding these Gartner exclusives to your agenda:

  • Admission to all Keynote sessions
  • One (30 min) Gartner Analyst One-on-Ones (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 Enterprise Architecture

Gartner Enterprise Architecture & Technology Innovation 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.




Become an Exhibitor

Take Your Place Among Technology's Key Players
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Exhibitor Interactions

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Venue & Travel

London, UK


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 the Enterprise Architecture & Technology Innovation Summit. There are two special promotional Gartner rates available:

Superior Room - £195 per night (Includes Breakfast)
Studio Room- £225 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 GART07
Reservation Office opening times are:
Monday to Friday between 08:00 - 19:00 (London Time)
Saturday between 09:00 - 17:30 (London Time)

Park Plaza County Hall
1 Addington Street
London, United Kingdom