17 years at Gartner, 35 years industry experience
Location: United Kingdom | Language(s): English, Spanish
Roles and Responsibilities
Brian Burke is Research VP for Technology Innovation with 25 years experience in technology innovation and enterprise architecture roles. Mr. Burke's research focuses primarily on trendspotting emerging and strategic technology trends. He is the lead author of the Top Strategic Technology Trends and the Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies. He is also the author of the 2014 book "Gamify: How Gamification Motivates People to Do Extraordinary Things."
Mr. Burke has a broad and diverse background in technology and strategy, having 35 years of experience in the industry. He joined Gartner in April 2005 with the acquisition of Meta Group, where he had worked for seven years. Prior to that, he held senior management positions with responsibility for the development of IT strategy and enterprise architecture and the implementation of emerging technologies.
- Meta Group, Research Vice President, 7 years
- Workplace Safety and Insurance Board, Chief Architect, 13 years
RESEARCH BY THIS ANALYST More
06 September 2022Brave New Worlds: Tapestry of Trends 2022 by Gartner Futures Lab
23 August 2021Assessing Emerging Technology Adoption Readiness
17 August 2022Infographic: Benchmark Data From the IT Score for Enterprise Architecture
- 16 December 2020 2021 Strategic Technology Trends: Impacts on Europe
- 02 September 2021 The Gartner Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2021