Yuko Adachi

Yuko Adachi

Distinguished VP Analyst
Yuko Adachi is a distinguished VP, Analyst at Gartner, where she covers CIO leadership, IT workforce planning, IT organization/talent development and culture change. She has been helping CIOs to design IT organization and talent portfolio, build development programs and restructure assessment frameworks, with a holistic view of technology and sourcing trends, and unique local culture and customs in different countries. She also facilitates workshops for CIOs and other leaders for leadership development and culture change.
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Tuesday, 12 November, 2019 09:20 AM|Tuesday, 12 November, 2019 10:30 AM
Gartner Opening Keynote: Winning in the Turns: Leadership in a Digital Society

It’s been 50 years since the first message was sent over the ARPANET, the forerunner to today’s internet. Technology-enabled connectedness has put IT leaders in a unique position to help design the next 50 years. Gartner will show how CIOs can leverage today’s technology accelerators, ContinuousNext agility, and connected people to turn dilemmas into opportunities. We will present a bold vision for the changing role of the CIO and IT in a digital society with practical advice and inspiration from across the globe.

Tuesday, 12 November, 2019 04:30 PM|Tuesday, 12 November, 2019 05:15 PM
Storytelling Techniques That Create Enthusiasm for Your Digital Journey (*Japanese only)

CIOs must continuously describe and promote complex, complicated and technical concepts attempting to inspire and engage, only to face confusion and resistance. By adapting their communication style and adopting some key storytelling tactics, CIOs can turn opposition into attention, engagement, and when done well, fascination.

Wednesday, 13 November, 2019 08:00 AM|Wednesday, 13 November, 2019 08:45 AM
Surviving the Digital Talent War Scenario (*Japanese only)

The digital talent war is no more a regional issue. Every CIO in every region is frantically looking for capable people. CIOs must watch trends in the global talent marketplace from people, technology and geopolitical perspectives, and the impacts on their talent strategy. This session predicts the global digital talent market and explores actions to take to win the new game in the next five years.

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