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Gartner equips executives across the enterprise to make the right decisions and stay ahead of change

The Value of Gartner Event Sponsorship

Founded in 1979, we are the leading research and advisory company. We’ve expanded well beyond our flagship technology research to provide senior leaders across the enterprise with the indispensable business insights, advice and tools they need to achieve their mission-critical priorities and build the organizations of tomorrow.

Together with our clients, we fuel the future of business so that a more successful world takes shape.

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We’re a global company, serving 15,600 client organizations around the world.

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We serve leaders of every major function across the enterprise

Service & Support
Legal &
Marketing &
Research &
Supply Chain

in every industry and market sector

Our clients turn to us for indispensable management and technology insights, advice and tools, delivered through our three lines of business

Research & Advisory

It’s not about how much information you have, but about having the right information. Our objective insights steer you toward the right decisions on the issues that matter most to you and your organization.

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For IT leaders looking to improve performance, reduce risk and optimize ROI, our combination of research, benchmarking data, problem-solving methodologies and hands-on experience helps you execute flawlessly.

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Gain market-leading insights, get inspired and engage with peers at a conference tailored to your role. Our HR, IT, legal, marketing and sales conferences focus on providing actionable advice aligned to your key initiatives.

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We equip leaders from strategy through execution to achieve their mission-critical priorities

Clients apply our insights, advice and tools to fuel the vision, decisions and actions that drive successful outcomes.

Trusted insights

Forward-thinking insights, verified peer-driven research, and robust metrics and data to help you make the right decisions.

  • Developed through rigorous proprietary research methodologies to ensure our insights are independent and objective
  • Created by a global team of 2,000+ experts who understand your role, business and industry
  • Complemented with peer perspectives and advice accessed through highly active online peer communities, practitioner-sourced research, and 75+ global industry conferences and 700+ live events that foster peer collaboration

Strategic advice

Personal guidance to help you focus on the issues and opportunities that truly matter.

  • Delivered in more than 300,000 one-to-one client interactions each year
  • Provided by experts, many of who are former practitioners, to help challenge conventional thinking and accomplish critical activities
  • Informed by an annual average of 230+ new, thoroughly vetted practitioner-sourced best practice cases

Practical tools

Tools and programs to help you turn strategy into decisions, and execute for measurable results.

  • Maturity diagnostics that cover more than 45 functional areas across the enterprise
  • 170+ Gartner Magic Quadrants, a standard for objective market analysis covering technology and technology service vendors
  • 600+ Gartner Ignition Guides spanning more than 40 functional areas, for accelerating team execution
  • Gartner TalentNeuron™ for workforce and recruitment planning

Gartner is a trusted advisor and an objective resource for more than 15,000 organizations in 100+ countries.

Gartner is a trusted advisor and an objective resource for more than 15,000 enterprises in 100+ countries.

Learn more about how we can help you achieve your mission-critical priorities.