Meet some of the greatest leaders in IT

Unbiased advice. New points of view. Lasting connections.

Networking at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo isn’t just about meeting new people. It’s about candid conversations with world-class IT leaders from various backgrounds, organization sizes, and industries. Where you can dive into what’s working — and what’s not — with your peers in small, facilitated discussions. It’s impromptu brainstorming sessions in a Meetup and “aha” moments during lunch. 

With four days and access to more than 1,000 CIOs and IT executives, you’ll have ample opportunities to make lasting connections.

Explore our networking opportunities below:

In these small, peer-facilitated exchanges, you can build relationships and gain new perspectives on key issues. Meetups are all about open dialogue and debate, which complement our more-structured sessions. 

Register today and expand your network to new levels

Gartner one-on-one meetings
Gartner one-on-one meetings are a key aspect of the conference experience; they are developed to provide solutions to IT challenges and opportunities within an enterprise. These highly sought-after meetings provide the undivided attention of a Gartner expert for 30-minutes who listens and guides you on matters most critical to your success.
Roundtables
Hear what your peers from various industries are experiencing about relevant topics in these Gartner-moderated sessions. Roundtable discussions are informal and liberating, allowing you to relax, share insights and learn from the lessons, approaches, and experiences from all the diverse attendees around you.
Networking meals and receptions

The best business relationships often begin as personal connections. That’s why we’ve arranged social engagements at every chance. From welcome receptions and networking lunches to a special evening event, have fun as you build new business relationships with your peers.

Register today and expand your network to new levels