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Gartner Executive Programs
Featuring an exclusive CIO track, Gartner insight on the CIO role, an Executive Programs VIP experience, and business speakers you won't hear elsewhere, Symposium/ITxpo is where Executive Programs members gain the knowledge tools and insight required to lead IT in 2014 — and beyond.
Take advantage of the complimentary attendance included in your Executive Programs membership. Contact your Gartner executive client manager today to register for Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Orlando, FL.
Executive Programs Features
Full Participation in the CIO Program
Including workshops, CIO luncheons featuring dynamic speakers, and additional CIO-exclusive sessions, the CIO Program at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo provides you with the opportunity to gain new insights from Gartner while exploring the trends, issues and possibilities most important to you with your peers.
Executive Programs Member Lounge
Please join us in our exclusive members lounge with meeting and work facilities that help you refresh, meet peers or get some work done between sessions.
Lounge features include:
- One-on-one sign up desk for Executive Programs Members
- Internet Kiosks
- Session Replay Booths
- Semi-private huddle/meeting rooms
- Spotlight Center highlighting some of Gartner's key online features as well as exclusive Executive Programs Spotlight Sessions
- Specialty food and beverage breaks
- CIO Survey participation
- Chair massages
A series of Spotlight Sessions take place at the Spotlight Center in the Executive Programs member lounge. These sessions are exclusive to Executive Programs members and feature some of symposium's hottest topics and Gartner Analysts in 30-minute informal sessions followed by question and answer opportunities.
Meet with speakers and Gartner analysts who can provide focused insight tailored to your context. Standard one-on-one sessions are 30 minutes; Executive Programs members may upgrade to 60-minute sessions upon request. In addition, Executive Programs members enjoy priority one-on-one scheduling prior to Symposium as well as a dedicated one-on-one scheduling desk onsite in the Executive Programs member lounge. Priority one-on-one scheduling for Executive Programs members only is targeted to open at the end of the summer.
Exclusive Member Networking Events
Opportunities to connect with a community of CIOs from around the world and across industries:
- Monday, October 7 — Especially for Executive Programs Members, a special evening event offering networking, food, beverages and live musical entertainment.
- Tuesday, October 8 — Women CIOs Cocktail Reception hosted by Tina Nunno, Vice President, Gartner CIO Research
The Gartner Executive Programs Women CIOs Community provides an opportunity for you to network with your CIO peers and key women from Gartner.
Enjoy priority seating at the live keynote presentations. Executive Programs members are allowed access to enter the keynote sessions 15 minutes prior to the general public opening.
Executive Programs members may each bring one non-work companion (age 21 and over) to Symposium on a complimentary basis. Companions are invited to the main attendee meals, the Monday night Executive Programs special event and Tuesday night Symposium special event.
Bring Your Boss
Executive Programs members are offered a complimentary invitation to bring your boss or a C-level peer to Orlando. He or she will leave Gartner Symposium/ITxpo with new insights into the intersection of business and IT. Your executive client manager will be pleased to help you and your boss register and provide you with further details.
A limited number of hotel rooms have been set aside for Executive Programs members only at the main Symposium hotels. Please contact your executive client manager for a list of hotels and special booking codes.
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About Gartner Executive Programs
Thousands of CIOs and IT executives worldwide receive contextualized advice and participate in peer exchange opportunities through Gartner Executive Programs. Members enjoy unrivaled service delivery from a team of CIO experts, unique insight into the CIO role and the shared knowledge of the world's largest community of CIOs. Through membership benefits including a team of CIO savvy service delivery professionals, exclusive research, and peer networking opportunities, Gartner Executive Programs equips members with the tools and knowledge they need to deliver exceptional results for their organizations.