Partha Iyengar

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”; served as 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, 12 November, 2019 05:30 PM|Tuesday, 12 November, 2019 06:15 PM
Gartner’s Top Strategic Predictions for 2020 and beyond: Technology Tactics Shape Business Strategy

The use of technology to define the strategic direction of a company has been the dream of many companies during digital transformations. However, savvy CIOs will find that technologies are still only tactical elements in the larger strategy of business transformation.

Wednesday, 13 November, 2019 10:30 AM|Wednesday, 13 November, 2019 11:15 AM
Address These Critical Business Themes to Ensure Long-Term Success

Mastering the art and science of business transformation in the 21st century is an essential requirement. Understanding which mega-themes are important and why, as well as how to prioritize them feeds this requirement and helps position your organization for ongoing success. This session lays the groundwork for what’s on the horizon and how to proactively find the right path forward.

Wednesday, 13 November, 2019 12:15 PM|Wednesday, 13 November, 2019 01:00 PM
Board of Directors Survey 2020

Gartner's Board of Directors Survey provides deep insights on how BoDs view digital business issues, including the impact of "Digital Dragons." Their broader views on technology issues, and their expectations of the CIO and other CxOs in the enterprise, are also examined.

Thursday, 14 November, 2019 09:00 AM|Thursday, 14 November, 2019 09:45 AM
Keynote: 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.

Hear it first at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™