Smart Risk: Balancing Security and Opportunity

More than 50 Gartner analysts will be on–site at Gartner Security & Risk Management 2014 to present the latest research and practical recommendations to help you become a more successful security and risk leader, so you can guide the enterprise quest for balance between security risk mitigation and pursuit of business opportunities.

  • How-to insights from the latest case studies from industry trailblazers
  • Long-range forecasts for where security and risk are headed
  • A new dedicated Technical Insights track to help resolve your most complex challenges
  • Industry-focused forums for healthcare, financial services, government, E/U and manufacturing
  • CISO Circle, an invitation-only program featuring advanced insight and C-level networking

Comprehensive Tracks and Sessions

The summit features five complete programs on IT Security, Risk Management and Compliance, Business Continuity Management, and CISO roles. Each program offers a full track of analyst sessions, keynotes, roundtable discussions, case studies, workshops, and more. Build a custom agenda across all five, or attend sessions in a single program.

    Hot topics to be covered:
    • Cloud & security
    • Advanced persistent threats
    • Secure mobile applications and BYOD
    • Risk management & compliance
    • Identity management

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.

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  • 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.

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  • End-User Case Studies

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


    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.

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  • New! Industry Day Perspective Forums

    This year's summit includes new Industry Day Perspective Forums featuring dedicated content, analysts and industry-specific perspectives for the following sectors: energy/utilities, government, healthcare, finance, and manufacturing.

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  • Ask the Analyst sessions

    A Q&A session where attendees can get answers directly from the analyst on a high-interest inquiry topic and learn from questions posed by peers.

  • 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.

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An Agenda Just For You

Earn CPE credits

Earn CPE credits toward ISC2, ISACA and DRII certification programs by attending the summit.

Industry forums aligned to your needs

Discover dedicated content for six dedicated industry sectors.