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Reimagine IAM to Accelerate Digital Business

At Gartner Identity & Access Management Summit 2016 you’ll learn how to position IAM as a key partner in business innovation, and carve out the time and resources for IAM projects to make the value come alive. Hear the latest tactics and best practices across IAM fundamentals, and take a look ahead at analytics-driven automation and advances in consumer engagement platforms, so you can craft and implement an IAM vision and strategy for the digital age.

Gartner IAM Summit was designed for individuals in the following roles:
Roles Include:
  • CISOs and CIOs
  • IAM Program manager
  • Program management
  • Building IAM program
  • Getting stakeholder buy-in
  • Baseline services that must be deployed
  • Marketing the program
IAM Leaders
Roles Include:
  • IAM planners and implementers
  • Systems integrators
  • Authentication
  • Privileged accounts
  • Governance and administration
  • Single sign-on
IAM Architects
Roles Include:
  • CISOs
  • IAM leaders
  • Network security
  • Mobile security
  • Endpoint security
Security Leaders

What You Will Learn

  • Launch or relaunch your IAM program using the latest strategies and best practices
  • Understand the trends reshaping IAM and using forward-looking architectures that support rapid innovation, agility and adaptability
  • Balance the duel demands of innovation and stability with effective new bimodal IAM strategies
  • Prepare for IoT with new approaches to identity data models, hierarchies and relationship management
  • Implement user behavior analytics to improve the consumer experience
  • Demonstrate the business value IAM contributes

See what attendees have said about what they learned

Features & Benefits

  • Gartner Analyst Sessions: Gartner 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
  • Workshops: Intimate workshops provide an opportunity to drill down on specific "how to" topics in a small group environment
  • End-User Case Studies: Real-world examples from leading industry experts
  • Industry Forums: Get tailored sessions aligned to healthcare, financial services, government, energy and utilities, and education
  • TechInsights sessions: Guidance for the toughest security architecture projects, delivered by Gartner for Technical Professionals analysts
  • Solution Showcase: Learn about the latest cutting-edge solutions — from the best-of-breed providers and up-and-comers
  • Solution Provider Sessions: Marketplace offerings from solution providers
  • Group Rate Discount: Maximize your learning by attending as a group and receive a group discount

What's Included

*Online preregistration is required for one-on-ones, workshops and analyst-user roundtables (AURs).
Reserve your place early, as space is limited.

Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to your questions here


We're preparing our 2016 agenda which will feature comprehensive tracks to drill down on your hottest sourcing topics based on your role, experience level and key focus. Take a look at what we presented at least year's conference to better understand the areas we cover. If you'd like more information, sign up and you'll be the first to know when our agenda is availble. 

  • View the 2015 agenda at a glance to see what we covered last year


2015 Tracks

A) Foundational Strategies in IAM

B) Next Steps: Enhance and Advance Your IAM Program
C) Future Focus: IAM in the Digital Age
D) TechInsights for Agile IAM Architectures

E) The Big Picture: Security, Risk and IAM


Hot Topics Covered Last Year

  • Agile IAM architecture
  • Mobile, cloud and IoT
  • Bimodal IAM strategies
  • Analytics-driven authorization
  • Identity relationship management
  • The future of IAM
  • Digital-age IAM leadership
  • Improving the user experience
  • Agile and adaptable IAM
  • IAM basics and best practices
  • Launching your IAM program
  • Resource allocation
  • Governance and administration

Key Take-Aways from the 2015 Conference

Image At the 10th annual Gartner IAM Summit, attendees participated in on-site benefits, heard the latest IAM presentations from the Gartner Research community on today’s most pressing topics, attended workshops run by expert analysts and industry leaders, heard real-life experiences during peer case studies, engaged in analyst-user roundtables and one-on-one meetings with Gartner analysts, and checked out the latest solutions at the Solution Showcase.


- Jon Magers, Information Security Officer Salem Health

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
  • Two Analyst-User Roundtables
  • Two Workshops
  • End-User Case Studies
  • Solution Provider Showcase
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Snacks



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

Highlighted Speakers

  • Brian Iverson
    Brian Iverson

    Director, Gartner Research

  • Felix Gaehtgens
    Felix Gaehtgens

    Director, Gartner Research

  • Gregg Kreizman
    Gregg Kreizman

    Vice President, Gartner Research

What We Hear About Our Speakers


- Brendon Wilson Eirnin Consulting


Meet the Solution Providers at the Forefront of IAM

Gartner Identity & Access Management 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

Las Vegas, Nevada


Caesars Palace
3570 Las Vegas Blvd. South
Las Vegas, NV, United States - 89109


Special Gartner Hotel Room Rate
We have reserved a limited block of hotel rooms for attendees of the Garter Identity & Access Management Summit at the price of $169 (plus tax) per night for single or double occupancy plus a $25 daily resort fee. The deadline for the special room rate is November 4th at 5:00 p.m. EST. 


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. ​