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Results-Driven PPM: Leading Change and Delivering Value in the Digital Age

Gartner PPM & IT Governance Summit 2016 is a must attend for program and project management professionals. You’ll learn the best techniques for enabling rapid, agile PPM to deliver results that drive business transformation. Understand how the intense new focus on business value is influencing portfolio management and project scope. Learn how to be an agent of change and a trusted partner in business transformation.
The summit covers essentials such as governance ecosystems, demand and resource management, benefits realization and useful key performance indicators and metrics — the tools you need to lead innovation and influence decision making.

The PPM Summit was designed for individuals in the following roles
Roles Include:
  • EPMO
  • PMO Leaders
  • Portfolio Management Leaders
  • Program and Project Management Leaders
  • Project Portfolio Directors and Managers
  • Change Management Leaders
Roles include:
  • IT leaders involved in improving and redesigning processes 
  • Line of business process owners
  • Business process project/program managers
  • Directors/Managers, BPM and process quality
  • Chief process officers
  • Business relationship managers
  • Business and system analysts
  • Digital marketing and customer experience management leaders
Business Process & Transformation Leaders
Roles Include:
  • IT Executive Steering Committee Members
  • IT Investment Review Board Members
  • IT Strategists & Planners 
IT Governance Executives

What You Will Learn

  • Prioritize your IT investments
  • Allocate resources more effectively
  • Realize the full benefit of every project
  • Perfect your bimodal approach to IT
  • Lead change and business transformation
  • Deliver more business value, faster

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Features & Benefits

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The 2016 agenda delivers materials, tools and practical advice to address your current PPM role, as well as how to be more innovative in today’s digital age. Our agenda will feature comprehensive sessions to cover your hottest PPM topics, experience level and key focus. 


2016 Tracks Include

  • Track A: Moving From Demand Management to a Portfolio That Delivers Strategic Value
  • Track B: Developing the Results-Oriented, Customer-Focused PMO
  • Track C: Managing the PPM Ecosystem
  • Track D: Making the Mechanics Work: Governance, Reporting, Resource Management, and PPM Tools
  • Virtual Track: Thriving on the Leading Edge: Redefining PPM Leadership for the Digital Future

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Hot Topics to be Covered

  • Effective portfolio management
  • PMO and EPMO maturity and value
  • Effective resource management
  • Agile portfolio governance
  • Bi-modal IT
  • Measuring results and business value
  • Benefits realization
  • Project prioritization

Key Take-Aways from the 2015 Conference

More than 1,200 attendees participated in on-site benefits, heard the latest PPM 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.

See for yourself, visit  Gartner Events On Demand and view key sessions from the 2015 conference 
“ The event made it very clear to me that Gartner is a distinguished industry thought leader and authority when it comes to PPM and IT governance for today and in the future for enterprises.”

- Dinesh Sheshadri, CEO Cloudbyz

Optimize Your Attendance

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

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



Meet the Solution Providers at the Forefront of PPM

The PPM & IT Governance 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

Orlando, FL


Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center
6000 W. Osceola Parkway
Kissimmee, Florida, United States - 34746


Gaylord Palms - Marriott
6000 W Osceola Pkwy
Kissimmee, FL 34746


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. ​