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    8 tracks covering your biggest data and analytics challenges and priorities.

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Lead in the Age of Infinite Possibilities

Unbounded information. Limitless connections between enterprises, people and things. Pervasive technology capabilities. The opportunities to generate business value from data and analytics are infinite. Learn how to harness this rapidly expanding landscape despite internal constraints such as budgets and skills, and external forces like competition and regulatory pressures. 

The Gartner Data & Analytics Summit was designed for individuals in the following roles:
Roles Include:
  • Chief Analytics Officers
  • Analytics & BI Practicioners
  • Analysts
  • Data Scientists
Analytics Leaders
Roles Include:
  • Chief Data Officers
  • MDM program managers
  • Data stewards & governance board
  • Database, Intergration & Infrastructure managers
Roles Include:
  • Information Architects
  • Analytics & BI Architects
  • Enterprise Architects
  • Application Architects & Managers
Roles Include:
  • Financial Executives
  • Supply Chain Exectuives
  • Business analysts
  • Data analysts
Business Leaders & Teams

What You Will Learn

  • Build and execute an effective data & analytics strategy
  • Implement best practices for the CDO/CAO role and the teams around them
  • Prepare for fast-moving trends such as machine learning, Hadoop, Spark, the Internet of Things and Blockchain
  • Assess the value of your information assets and identify opportunities for monetization
  • Expand the impact of your MDM program and ensure continued success
  • Empower your organization with self-service data & analytics capabilities
  • Apply analytics to reinvent the customer experience
  • Establish effective governance for data & analytics to address quality, privacy and security challenges

What's Included

Frequently Asked Questions

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We are preparing our 2017 agenda featuring comprehensive tracks for data and analytics leaders. View these items in the meantime:

Hot Topics: What's Now

  • Self-Service
  • Data Lakes
  • Real-time and Predictive Analytics
  • Data Governance and Quality
  • Growing the footprint of MDM
  • Advanced Analytics
  • Automated Decisions

Hot Topics: What's New

  • Internet of Things
  • Machine Learning
  • Customer Analytics
  • Monetization of Data
  • Chief Data Officer & Chief Analytics Officer
  • Information Security

2017 Tracks

  • Leadership and Organization: Build The Data-Centric Team
  • Business Outcomes and Strategy: Realize The Value
  • Master Data Management: Curate Your Most Critical Data Assets
  • Analytics For All: Reshape The Entire Enterprise
  • Governance: Maximize Leverage and Control Chaos
  • Architecture and Technology: Modernize The Foundation
  • Advanced Capabilities: Be Sophisticated and Precise
  • Innovation: Explore New Frontiers

View our 2017 Track Descriptions
I'm an [alumni] of the event and a 'repeat customer'. This is one of the best conferences I've ever attended; great insights, networking and brain power

- Darren Dang, CFAO Orange County Superior Court

Great to meet so many BI and analytics professionals at the summit. Awesome vendor presentations helps to explore new technology.

- Shenkuan Zheng, Senior Manager, Business Intelligence Gilead Sciences

Deep expertise on [the] information management field. A great accelerator and sounding board.

- Alain Bond, Manager of Data Warehouse Practice Canadian National Railway Company

Optimize Your Attendance

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

  • Admission to all Keynote sessions
  • Two (30 min) Gartner Analyst One-on-Ones
  • Analyst User Roundtables
  • Workshops
  • End-User Case Studies
  • Solution Provider Showcase
  • Two Receptions
  • Evening Entertainment
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Snacks
  • First Time Attendee Orientation Program


Listen to inspirational guest keynote speakers; hear from Gartner-invited end-user case study speakers – real practitioners with real-world knowledge; and learn from Gartner analysts – the foremost experts in their areas of focus. 

Highlighted Speakers From the 2016 Conference

  • Frank Buytendijk
    Frank Buytendijk

    VP & Distinguished Analyst, Research


  • Kurt Schlegel
    Kurt Schlegel

    VP, Research


  • Lisa Kart
    Lisa Kart

    Director, Research


What We Hear About Our Speakers

It was great to see that the issues we face in our organization are shared by others, and that there are a great set of solutions available for us. I was delighted that Gartner was able to bring us all together.

- Alex Paterson, Director, Project Management and Architecture HOOPP

[You get] great value at the summit. Great strategic perspective and directions for the modern BI ecosystem.

- Marie-Calude Renaud, Director Public Works and Government Services Canada


Meet the Solution Providers at the Forefront of Data and Analytics

The Gartner Data & Analytics 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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Venue & Travel

Grapevine, TX


Gaylord Texan Hotel & Convention Center
1501 Gaylord Trail
Grapevine, Texas, United States - 76051


Special Gartner Room Rate

Please note: Gartner will be reserving a limited block of rooms at the Gaylord at a discount rate. Please check back for updates as they become available and the room block opens.

Accommodations & Privacy Advisory

Gartner has been made aware that service providers, such as Exhibition Housing Management, have contacted a number of individuals who are attending our conference to offer hotel reservation services and/or sell copies of the confidential attendee list. 
Please note that Gartner has NOT authorized them, or anyone else, to contact attendees on our behalf, nor does Gartner share/sell attendee contact information to anyone. 
Learn more on how to protect yourself from scamming attempts.