• Gartner Tech Growth & Innovation Conference

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Accelerating Digital Business: Performing While Transforming

Tech providers are at the center of the business shift to digital. Providers have a dual responsibility to help their customers navigate the changes in technology and business operations while they are doing the same thing for their own business. Learn about short- and long-term growth opportunities while making innovative adjustments to your internal operations and management of the customer life cycle to position your company for success. 

The Tech Growth Conference was designed for technology industry leaders in the following roles:
Roles Include:
  • CEO, CMO, CTO and other C-level
  • Strategic Planning
Executive Leadership
Roles Include:
  • Product & Service Development
  • Product & Service Management
  • Product & Service Strategy
Product & Service Innovation
Roles Include:
  • Digital Marketing
  • Marketing Communications
  • Marketing Executives
  • Market Research
  • Competitive Intelligence
Roles Include:
  • Sales Enablement
  • Sales Operations
  • Sales Communications
Sales Enablement

What You Will Learn

  • Understand which technology trends to support. Be ready for the impact of the Internet of Things.
  • Grow revenue, market share and brand recognition through more effective product innovation, sales and marketing.
  • Craft a winning business strategy and reach out successfully to potential partners and investors.
  • Recognize new target markets, verticals, roles, types of customers and geographies.
  • Gain on-the-ground insight into your market segments, competitors and customers. Improve competitive differentiation.

To get a feel for the insights you'll hear on-site, view this exclusive research:

Features & Benefits

  • Gartner Analyst Sessions: Gartner analysts presenting select research, targeted to your priorities
  • Two Gartner Analyst One-on-One Meetings: Sit privately for two, 30 minute blocks 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: End users personally present leading-edge case studies and answer questions
  • Workshops: Interactive opportunities to drill down on specific "how to" topics in a small group environment
  • Networking breakfasts, lunches and receptions
  • Agenda planning through Events Navigator
  • Group Rate Discount  Maximize your learning by attending as a group and receive a group discount

Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to your questions here


We are preparing our 2017 agenda featuring comprehensive tracks to drill down on your key priorities, including: technologies for today and the future, business models using innovation, and a truly customer-centric sales and marketing organization.

2017 Tracks

  • Capturing Today's Growth Opportunities
  • Infusing Innovation Into Operations
  • Transforming the Customer Life Cycle
  • Riding the Next Technology Waves

Check back for more information soon as the agenda is released!

2017 Hot Topics

  • Where funding is going and why
  • Growth and profitability opportunities
  • Automation and artificial intelligence (AI) in operations
  • Winning the war for talent
  • Customer experiences that build trust
  • Account-based sales and marketing
  • Bleeding edge enterprise technologies

Highlights from the 2016 Conference

Click here to view video and blog highlights from last year's conference.


Listen to inspirational guest keynote speakers; hear from Gartner-invited 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

  • Hank Barnes
    Hank Barnes

    Research VP and Conference Chair


  • Todd Berkowitz
    Todd Berkowitz

    Research Director


  • Patrick Meehan
    Patrick Meehan

    VP, Distinguished Analyst

What You Can Expect

Guide Your Customers
Guide Your Customers

on their journey to digital business

  • Hear from Gartner Analysts focused on tech providers in Gartner sessions and keynotes. 24 analysts were on-site last year. View their focus areas to see what you can expect for 2017.
  • Participate in analyst-user roundtables and join an analyst for a private one-on-one session. Get more information now.

Sign-up to get the latest conference updates as they become available and check back soon to see who will be speaking in 2017!


Meet the Solution Providers at the Forefront 

The Tech Growth & Innovation Conference 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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Exhibitor Interactions

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Venue & Travel

Huntington Beach, CA


Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach
21500 Pacific Coast Highway
Huntington, CA, United States - 92648


We have reserved a limited block for attendees of Gartner Tech Growth & Innovation Summit at the price of $299 (plus tax) per night for single or double occupancy. As these rooms can only be held at this rate until May 18 we recommend you contact the hotel now. To obtain our special Gartner rate, inform the hotel that you are attending the Gartner Tech Growth & Innovation Summit when making your reservation. You may also call +1 714 698 1234.

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. ​