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

Gartner PPM & IT Governance Summit 2017 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:
  • Business process owners
  • BPM Directors/Managers
  • Process Quality Directors
  • Process Quality Managers
  • Chief Process Officers
  • Business Relationship Managers
  • Business and System Analysts
  • Digital Marketing Management
  • Customer Experience  Management
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

See what attendees have said about what they learned

Features & Benefits

What's Included

Frequently Asked Questions

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We are preparing our 2017 agenda featuring comprehensive tracks to cover your program and project management priorites. See what we covered last year to get an understanding of the breadth of coverage:


Tracks presented at the 2016 summit

  • 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


Hot Topics Covered in 2016

  • 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
“ 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



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

Top 2016 Speakers

  • Jeroen de Flander
    Jeroen de Flander

    Strategy Execution Thought Leader

  • Nigel Risner
    Nigel Risner

    Inspirational speaker, Human Development Specialist and Master of Peak Performance

  • John Stepper
    John Stepper

    Author, of "Working Out Loud"

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What We Hear About Our Speakers

“ The PPM summit is awesome! The speakers help me to understand the main transformation in digital business. They also showed tools to help us in our routine. It was my first time here and I can’t wait to come back soon.”

- Jessica Cavalcanti, Corporate PMO, Rede Globo


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. ​