Analyst Profile

Venecia K Liu

Venecia K Liu

Research VP

17 years at Gartner ,  20 years industry experience
Taiwan


Roles and Responsibilities

Venecia Liu is a Research VP on the Commercial Industries team, Agenda Manager for the HTTP Vertical Industries research and the Business Impact of IoT workstream lead across Gartner research. Ms. Liu consults on market strategies, business and technology trends, and disruptive forces, in particular, Transportation, Travel and Hospitality. Ms. Liu's current research spans digital business strategies, IoT ecosystems, new business models, analytics, travel experience, customer engagement and monetization models. In addition to providing strategic advice, Ms. Liu tracks IT spending trends and investigates new technologies. During the course of her career, Ms. Liu has advised Global Fortune 1000, SMB clients, and government entities on the technology trends disrupting their business, strategic go-to-market opportunities, solution positioning, market messaging and perspectives on the future industry direction. Ms. Liu has presented at industry conferences and events.

Areas of Coverage

  • Media
  • Networking & Communications Services

Background

Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Ms. Liu led the investigative market research efforts in telecommunications and emerging technology opportunities for Epson R&D. She has been involved in various wireless standards committees and industry organizations. Before Epson, Ms. Liu worked with the Japanese prefectural government as a coordinator for international relations, where she handled diplomatic affairs.

Professional Background

Epson R&D, Advanced Technology Research Analyst, 4 years
Shimane Prefectural Government, Coordinator for International Relations, 3 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

Gartner Research, Silver Award, 2004
Group Award, 2010

Education

B.A., Political Science, University of California, San Diego
Pacific Rim Scholarship exchange student, Faculty of Law, Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan

Languages

English