2021 virtual conferences

Gartner virtual conferences are designed for IT and business executives and decision makers looking to adapt and evolve their organization through disruption and uncertainty, navigate risks and prioritize investments. Gartner virtual conferences bring forward-thinking leaders like you together to explore emerging trends, accelerate your learning and guide near-term decisions.

At the virtual Gartner CIO Leadership Forum, attendees were benefited from unparalleled, unbiased guidance on topics such as leadership, digital business transformation, culture and more. The conference agenda was designed to equip to identify the optimal strategic direction, answer pivotal questions and guide decisions that need to be made in the next months to drive their organization’s future success.

Take a moment to explore the upcoming virtual Gartner CIO Leadership Forum.

I find the topics relevant, inspirational and valuable — something I can take back to leadership and effectuate.

Eric Marks

Deputy CIO, National Labor Relations Board

Designed to educate, inspire and engage CIOs

Live presentations

Get inspired by Gartner experts and visionary leaders while learning about the latest trends in technology, exploring how to instantly apply these digital business transformation insights and gaining unique perspectives.

Interactive sessions

Engage with Gartner technology experts and peers in Ask the Expert sessions clinics and roundtables to discover answers to shared challenges.

On-demand content

Receive on-demand access to session content during and after the conference for 90 days and explore a wide spectrum of relevant topics such as leadership, strategic planning, cost optimizaton culture and more at your own pace.

All things virtual. All in one place.

Gartner virtual conferences are delivered within one integrated portal, allowing you to explore every aspect of the conference, plan your personal agenda, engage in the live conference and navigate sessions postconference. 

The Gartner virtual conference Attendee Portal acts as your home base where you can plan your personal agenda around your requirements:

  • Plan your agenda and schedule sessions.
  • Sign up for interactive clinics and roundtables.
  • Schedule Gartner one-on-one meetings.
  • Explore a variety of special programs by role, industry and more.
  • Apply for exclusive programs with targeted content and sessions designed to facilitate interaction between Gartner experts, solution providers and peers.
  • Identify the right solutions for your needs by exploring our solution provider directory and their product offerings.

Use the portal to manage your conference experience in real time so you can attend scheduled sessions, interact with speakers, vendors and the universe of virtual attendees, and even change course in real time and explore new sessions:

  • Navigate the live virtual conference.
  • Engage in interactive Q&As and chats during sessions with speakers and peers.
  • Interact with Gartner experts in one-on-one meetings.
  • Participate in virtual networking sessions with other attendees.
  • Secure answers to your questions, in real time or via demos, by leading solution providers.

Postconference, the portal offers access to many recorded virtual conference sessions in the on-demand library, enabling you to take a deep dive into specific topics and experience the full depth of the virtual conference content when you need it:

  • Explore independent Gartner research and advice across tracks and hot topics.
  • Listen to insights and best practices from leading solution providers.
  • Hear how your peers are tackling similar priorities and challenges in case study examples.
  • Get access to presentations and links to research and resources.
  • Develop a shortlist of solution providers to help address your mission-critical priorities.

Get a firsthand look inside the Gartner virtual conference Attendee Portal

What’s it like to be at a Gartner virtual conference? Take a virtual tour of the Gartner Conference Portal — built to help you plan your agenda, view sessions, interact with Gartner experts and solution providers, and explore what you missed after the conference. See how the portal uses your attendee profile to suggest sessions, topics, vendors and more that align to your key interest areas.

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