The pace of digitalization in oil and gas is accelerating. Extreme optimization is the new normal and disruptive business strategies are becoming more common. In near future we will see a few firms pull ahead of the pack. And business leaders expect their CIOs to modernize IT capabilities and to embrace change leadership to facilitate breakout performance. This program provides fact-based insight, actionable recommendations and peer-to-peer interactions enabling CIOs to lead successful enterprise change and renovate IT to accelerate transformation.

Sample Sessions

  • How Oil and Gas CIOs Can Lead Enterprise Change
  • Digital Twins — An Oil and Gas Perspective
  • How Oil and Gas CIOs Can Transition to Disruptive Strategies
Gartner Expert

Simon Cushing

Sr Director Analyst, Gartner

Simon Cushing is a Research Director in the Energy and Utilities team, focused on the upstream oil and gas industry. Mr. Cushing has more than 28 years international oil and gas experience in IT consulting, operations management, business development and leadership.

Industry Day at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo

Industry day provides an exceptional platform for CIOs and IT executives to gain multifaceted insight into the opportunities and challenges of powering digital transformation in four key verticals, as well as to exchange ideas and experiences with others from similar organizations. Attendees are exposed to the latest thinking around business model innovation, explore future industry scenarios, and hone and validate their strategies for the successful adoption of critical technologies.

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