Based on direct input from more than 2,000 CIOs, The CIO Program at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2014 offers a comprehensive agenda with the most timely, relevant content available.

Attendees must meet the qualification criteria.
Apply to The CIO Program when you register for Symposium/ITxpo.

The CIO Program Experience

The intensive three-day CIO Program at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2014 offers targeted content and session formats of special relevance to the CIO community. The CIO agenda will be structured according to key themes — coverage on CIO priority topics with actionable, how-to focus to help you increase business value, revenue and results through strong digital leadership. Your CIO Program experience includes:

  • A CIO-only gathering at Symposium/ITxpo, ensuring a level of information exchange that is unparalleled
  • New CIO-exclusive luncheon speakers (check back for speaker announcements)
  • New CIO research delivered by the collective expertise of our CIO analysts and Executive Partners
  • Dedicated CIO track sessions
  • Private CIO Lounge, , with special amenities

Plus, gain immediate ROI from the broader Symposium/ITxpo agenda over the course of five days: 10 IT role–based tracks with 350 sessions, 100+ Gartner analysts, an Industry Program with targeted content and 125+ solution providers

Qualification Criteria

CIOs or equivalent-level IT executives who have ultimate responsibility for enterprise-wide (or business-division) IT decisions and budgets:

  • CIOs, CTOs (or equivalent) and business-unit/regional CIOs from organizations with revenue of $1 Billion+ (CIO surrogates and business-division/regional CIO equivalents may be additionally qualified on their individual IT-budget responsibility/control).
  • CIOs, CTOs (or equivalent) from organizations with revenue of $200M to $999M (applicants may be additionally qualified on their individual IT-budget responsibility/control).
  • CIOs, CTOs (or equivalent) from not-for-profit and public-sector organizations or agencies with 1000 employees, or more (applicants may be additionally qualified on their individual IT-budget responsibility/control).
  • CIO members of Gartner Executive Programs
  • CIOs from technology vendors and consultants who are involved exclusively in their organization's internal IT/IS operation.

Executive Programs Exclusive

CIO members of Gartner Executive Programs enjoy all the benefits of the CIO Program.

CIOs: Bring your direct reports

CIOs are encouraged to attend with their leadership teams.