Partha Iyengar
Guest keynote

Partha Iyengar

Distinguished VP Analyst
Partha Iyengar is VP and Gartner Fellow in Gartner's CEO Research team. He is also the Country Leader - Research, India. His research interests cover areas of strategic interest to CEOs and their direct reports, including digital business, customer experience, expectations of the CIO and IT organization, and globalization issues. Mr. Iyengar is a frequent and much sought-after speaker and presenter at numerous Gartner and external forums, as well as for various government organizations in India, China and other countries. He is extensively quoted in the local, national and international press; was interviewed on the U.S. CBS News show "60 Minutes"; was a panelist on a CNN International panel discussion on the future of IT; and also participated in the BBC panel discussion on IT in emerging markets. He is the co-author of a book published by Harvard Business School Press on India and China strategies, titled "IT and the East: How China and India Are Altering the Future of Technology and Innovation." Mr. Iyengar served for three years as a nonexecutive director on the board of directors of State Bank of India, India's largest bank and one of the world's largest financial institutions.
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Tuesday, 29 October, 2019 09:00 AM|Tuesday, 29 October, 2019 10:00 AM
Gartner Opening Keynote: Winning in the Turns: Leadership in a Digital Society

It’s been 50 years since the first message was sent over the ARPANET, the forerunner to today’s internet. Technology-enabled connectedness has put IT leaders in a unique position to help design the next 50 years. Gartner will show how CIOs can leverage today’s technology accelerators, ContinuousNext agility, and connected people to turn dilemmas into opportunities. We will present a bold vision for the changing role of the CIO and IT in a digital society with practical advice and inspiration from across the globe.

Wednesday, 30 October, 2019 01:45 PM|Wednesday, 30 October, 2019 02:30 PM
Ask the Expert: What the Board Needs to Know About Digital Business

The content consists of 16 board-ready presentations on key topics related to Digital Business (AI, Blockchain, et. al.) that the Board needs to be educated about.

Thursday, 31 October, 2019 11:15 AM|Thursday, 31 October, 2019 12:00 PM
Ask the Expert: CEO Survey Analysis 2019 (Asia/Pacific)

This is session is about the results of the CEO Survey for 2019 with a specific focus on Asia/Pacific.

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