Your networking experience at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™ conference

Making connections is a core aspect of the 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 organizations similar in size to yours, we bring together the top minds in technology. Explore the networking experience at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo 2022.

Connect with peers and partners

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 and inspiration.

Interactive sessions

Discuss and work through your pressing issues with peers in group settings through interactive sessions, such as roundtables and contract negotiation clinics.

Peer Conversations

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

Roundtables

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.

Diversity, equity and inclusion

Additional track sessions and interactive experiences focus on issues relevant to diverse identities, as well as allyship, equity and inclusion.

Industry sessions

Connect with CIOs and IT leaders inside and outside your industry. From dedicated industry sessions to formal and informal networking opportunities, Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo offers a myriad of ways to connect with your peers.

Engage with Gartner experts

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

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. 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.

IT Xpo

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. Connect with vendors on the latest technology offerings and more.

Exhibitor consultation meetings

Meet face-to-face with exhibitors and receive individual guidance tailored to your goals and challenges. You are offered tangible next steps to immediately implement solutions and achieve business priorities.

Take advantage of these opportunities and register today