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STAMFORD, Conn., January 9, 2012 View All Press Releases

Gartner Announces Portals, Content and Collaboration Summit 2012

March 12-14, Orlando, Florida

When: March 12-14

Where: Gaylord Palms, Orlando, Florida

Members of the media can register for a complimentary Press Pass for the event by contacting Christy Pettey at

 For complete event details, please visit the Gartner PCC Summit Web site at

 Details: Social media. Mobility. Context. Video. User experience. Reputation management. Consumerization. A confluence of accelerating trends will create not only unprecedented opportunity and new business models, but also unprecedented exposure and risk – and sooner than anyone expects.

At the Gartner Portals, Content & Collaboration (PCC) Summit, attendees will find novel, innovative strategies and tactics for capitalizing on what has become an always-on world, where collaboration and content thrive among customers, employees, partners and constituents.

Four tracks of in-depth analyst sessions, case studies, workshops and roundtable discussions deliver actionable insights for driving growth and innovation as well as creating new efficiencies and cutting costs.

Conference Tracks:

  • Portals & User Experience
  • Content & Information Management
  • Social & Collaboration
  • Mobility & Context


*Jane McGonigal, Director of Game Research and Development & Author: Ms. McGonigal will look at the power and future of gaming and reveals how its collaborative and motivational aspects are being used to solve some of the most difficult challenges facing humanity, and even battling personal social problems like depression and obesity.

*Seth Godin, Best-Selling Author and Entrepreneur: Mr. Godin will focus on the realities of our post-industrial world and how ideas that spread win, that stories rule, not facts, and that remarkable products and services are the most profitable and most likely to succeed.

 *Gartner Keynote: Always On: Anytime, Anywhere, Everything, Everyone: Leading Gartner analysts will look at life in an always-on world, and imagine the coming collision of mobility, social and context.

The latest collaboration, content management, portal, social and mobility tools will be demonstrated by the more than three dozen companies that will be exhibiting at the conference. A listing of current sponsors is available on the Exhibitor Directory at

Join the discussion on Twitter using #GartnerPCC. Get updates on the event on the Gartner Facebook page at

Additional companies interested in participating as a Conference Sponsor should contact Mark Bianco at 617 574 5200 or

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