Agenda

Reframe Your Application Strategy for the Digital World

The Gartner Application Architecture, Development & Integration Summit 2014 is the single most important demonstration of Gartner insight in the Applications space attracting hundreds of application leaders, Gartner analysts and leading expert practitioners. Our team of analysts and industry leaders will share best practices and tackle key trends and issues driving cloud, SOA and applications today:

  • The emergence of cloud and the need to further integrate SOA within the enterprise
  • The imperative for organizations to overhaul, streamline and modernize their application portfolio in order to reduce escalating costs and free up resources to support growth and innovation
  • How to deliver more business value and agility

Comprehensive Tracks and Sessions

Our agenda will feature comprehensive tracks to drill down on the data management topics that most interest you, with track sessions tagged to help you create a customized agenda based on your IT role, experience level and key focus.

    Conference Tracks:
    • Track A: Application Strategy: Speed, Value and Risk - Your 3 Levers to Agility
    • Track B: Architecture: How to Survive the Disruptions of the Nexus
    • Track C: Development Disrupted
    • Track D: Integration: Nexus of Forces Super Glue
    Hot topics to be covered:
    • Disruptive technologies impact on application strategy
    • Leveraging critical mobile and cloud technologies
    • Choosing and managing business applications
    • Achieving true cost optimization
    • How integration changes in the digital world

Special Sessions

In addition to our comprehensive tracks, our Agenda also features several special sessions providing opportunities to learn from and interact with Gartner analysts, industry experts and peers, and top solution providers:

  • Keynote Sessions

    Typically presented by non-Gartner industry leaders, these plenary sessions are designed to be entertaining and thought-provoking.

  • Workshops

    Presented by Gartner or guest experts, these intimate workshops provide an opportunity to drill down on specific "how to" topics in an extended, small group environment. Sessions designed for end users only. Registration required.

  • End-User Case Studies

    Gartner invites a number of end users to personally present leading-edge case studies and answer questions.

  • SOLUTION PROVIDER SESSIONS

    Real success stories
    These sponsor-led sessions feature some of the market's most fascinating solutions. You'll hear real-life examples from those who have deployed solutions successfully, including their strategies, challenges and results.

  • Analyst One-on-Ones

    Sit privately for 30 minutes with a Gartner analyst specializing in the topic you'd like to discuss. Many attendees tell us that a one-on-one session is worth the price of admission, all by itself.

  • Analyst-User Roundtables

    Hear how your colleagues from various industries tackle problems similar to yours. These small group discussions provide an informal setting for you and your peers to share insight, challenges and concerns on today's hottest topics.

  • Ask the Analyst

    In these small group sessions focused on a specific topic, you can ask questions to the analysts directly, and learn from the questions posed by your peers.

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