Your networking experience at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™

Making connections is a core aspect of the virtual Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™ conference. That’s why we provide formal and informal networking opportunities with your peers, Gartner experts and technology solution vendors. From networking with peers inside and outside of your industry, connecting with individuals from similar organization sizes and more, we bring together the top minds in technology. Explore the networking experience at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo.

Connect with peers

Some of the most invaluable pieces of information come from peers! At Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo, you have access to all of these moments for real talk, inspiration and, if we’re being honest, commiseration.

Networking Hub

Build new relationships, network, and discuss your pressing issues with peers in one-on-one or group settings through our new Networking Hub within the Conference Portal. Join existing topic sessions or create your own for others to join.

Peer Conversations

Join 30-minute peer-to-peer discussions designed to connect attendees around meaningful topics. Facilitated by a Gartner expert to keep the conversations on track.


Focused on peer perspectives and best practices, these small sessions are facilitated by Gartner and allow you to share insights while learning from the lessons and experiences of diverse attendees around you.*

Engage with Gartner experts

Gartner experts are the keystone to Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo. Attendees have the opportunity to connect with Gartner experts through a one-on-one meeting.

Gartner one-on-one meetings

These popular meetings offer you the undivided attention of a Gartner expert who will listen and guide you on the matters most critical to your success. Preregistration is required. These sessions are available to end users only. Space is limited. 

*Gartner expert meetings outside of one-on-one meetings as part of the conference registration are limited and require prior approval. Work with your Gartner representative for any additional meetings with Gartner experts.

Talk tech with vendors

Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo offers a myriad of opportunities to network with technology solution providers.

Exhibitor Enagagement Zone

This is where digital business gets real. Discover what’s possible as you learn about innovative solutions that will add the most value to your business. Talk with vendors about the latest technology offerings and more.

Exhibitor Consultation Meetings

Meet virtually with exhibitors and receive individual guidance tailored to your goals and challenges. You’ll be offered tangible next steps to immediately implement solutions and achieve business priorities.

Take advantage of these opportunities and register today!