Signature Series

Each year at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™, we reveal never-seen-before research as part of our Signature Series. These sessions cover the most anticipated insights and findings to get you ready for the year ahead, putting you at the forefront of disruption and innovation.


2020 CIO Agenda: Winning in the Turns

There are turns coming — in society, in economic conditions, in changed technological adoption, in business model innovation. How can CIOs improve the fitness of their IT organization and the enterprise to be ready to win in the next turn? This session covers leadership, organizational, process and technology priorities for CIOs for the coming year.

Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2020

Strategic technology trends have significant disruptive potential and set the stage for innovation over the next five years. Companies must examine the business impact of these trends and adjust business models and operations appropriately or risk losing competitive advantage to those who do. These are trends that IT cannot afford to ignore.

The Present and Future of Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence adoption has entered the mainstream, but most organizations are in the early stages and still developing their strategy and governance. Get a sense of where you stand and where the industry will progress.

CEO Concerns 2019: Implications and Actions for CIOs

Every year Gartner assesses the business landscape from the CEO point of view — seeking out the most significant trends and issues impacting commercial agendas. We assess the ramifications for CIOs and the top actions they should consider to respond effectively, just in time.

Gartner’s Top Strategic Predictions for 2019 and Beyond: Practicality Exists Even in Instability

Predicting future technology impact on business strategy is an activity filled with uncertainty and anxiety. However, through the uncertainty, there is one inevitable outcome — CIOs must find practical approaches to dealing with fast-paced trends. The meme of the future will be practice, practice, practice.

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Take a deeper look at the Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo conference agenda. With over 150 research backed sessions, its going to be a game-changing 4 days on the Gold Coast this October.


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2,000+ CIOs and IT Executives will be on the Gold Coast this October as we reveal never-before seen reserch and explore the fast pace world of IT and Business.
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