Information Management and Big Data

  • 12  September  2012
  • Location:
  • Van der Valk Brussels Airport hotel
  • Culliganlaan 4b
  • B-1831 Diegem
  • Brussels, BELGIUM


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About this Event

Please join us at a Gartner Local Briefing - your complimentary window into the world of IT. This exclusive, half-day presentation will be given by Debra Logan, VP Distinguished Analyst and Joao Tapadinhas, Research Director. A Local Briefing is the perfect venue for gaining the understanding you need efficiently and without a large time commitment. Hosted by local Gartner representatives, this Local Briefing will also provide you the opportunity to network with other professionals in similar roles and who are tackling similar initiatives and issues. Come join us. We look forward to seeing you!


09.00 - 09.30
Registration & Refreshments

09.30 - 10.30
Information 2020: Scenario for Business Intelligence & Information Management
Debra Logan

Leveraging information for business analytics, decision making, assessing its value and ensuring frictionless sharing of information within the enterprises and beyond is what will be a defining capability of the most successful companies. This presentation will address the following issues:

    Key Issues:
  • How will information use in the organization change through 2020?;
  • How will information management and technology change through 2020
  • How can organizations prepare for these developments?

10.30 - 11.00
Coffee Break

11.00 - 12.00
Deriving New Value from Merging the Worlds of Diverse Data
Joao Tapadinhas

With the explosion of data volume and variety, companies need to exploit mixed data types to optimize customer interactions and decisions that drive productivity, innovation and growth. Those companies that do so will be able to build new analytic applications that achieve competitive advantage.

    Key Issues:
  • What are new and existing use cases for exploiting diverse data?
  • What are key architectural, tools and skills considerations for delivering these new use cases?
  • How are vendor solutions evolving to address this need?

12.00 - 13.00
Networking Lunch

13.00 - 17.00
Analyst One-on-One Meetings (on the basis of first come, first served)


If you have questions or concerns about Local Briefings, please contact us:


+44 (0)1784 267670