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 Keynote 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 four days: 5 IT role–based tracks with over 100 sessions, 30+ Gartner analysts, an Industry Program with targeted content, 40 sponsors, facilitated CIO networking and more!

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+ (INR 55 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 (INR 11 billion to INR 54.99 billion) (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

CIOs: Bring your direct reports

CIOs are encouraged to attend with their leadership teams.