Three ways to register




Early-bird price: €2,525 + VAT

Expires 24 April 2020
Standard price: €2,875 + VAT

Public-sector price: €2,275 + VAT

Eligibility for the public-sector price will be verified; proof of public-sector status will be required. Price cannot be applied retroactively. “Public sector” definition: National government, state or local government, public administration.

Complimentary registrations
  • 1 for every 3 paid registrations
  • 2 for every 5 paid registrations
  • 3 for every 7 paid registrations
  • 4 for every 10 paid registrations

For more information, email or contact your Gartner representative. 

Network with 600+ attendees

  • 2 Gartner Expert One-on-Ones
  • Roundtables
  • Hands on workshops
  • Meetups
  • Agenda planning
  • Exhibit Showcase
  • Networking opportunities
  • Breakfasts, lunches and receptions
  • Exclusive benefits
  • Returning Attendee*
  • Senior Executive Circle
* Requires online pre-registration as space is limited and dependent on eligibility and availability. One-on-Ones are subject to expert availability and are not intended for vendor briefings or product demonstrations. Register prior to Wednesday 1 April to ensure your access to the booking portal. Registered attendees will sign up for the Gartner One-on-One and small group sessions via Gartner Conference Navigator.
As a returning attendee, you’re a vital part of what makes Gartner conferences so valuable.

Thanks to your feedback, suggestions and loyalty, we’ve improved the program experience to offer you more research and content to drive your enterprise forward. Gartner CIO & IT Executive Summit is building on the momentum of past Gartner conferences, to address the shifts in market chaos and bring you more of the content you need for your expanding IT role.

  • Priority access for Gartner One-on-Ones, workshops, roundtables, meetups and other sessions that require preregistration through Conference Navigator
  • Alumni discount of €350 and a welcome pack onsite
  • An exclusive book signing with a keynote speaker or similar
  • Access to audio recordings of sessions post-conference

What's new for 2020
  • New research, methodologies and toolkits from our expansive business and IT research and advisory practice
  • Back for another year: your favorite 20/20 sessions featuring real-world CIO Stories
  • An expanded bench of Gartner research experts and advisors, providing guidance and robust topic coverage
  • New peer-to-peer networking opportunities, including topic-driven Meetups to inspire thought leadership
Gartner conference tickets

We accept one Gartner summit ticket for payment. If you are a client with questions about tickets, please contact your Gartner representative.  

Attending a Gartner conference can help spur new ideas, fast-track project strategy and execution, and advance your professional skills. These materials will aid you in gaining approval to attend from your manager.

New attendee justification letter

Use this template to communicate the value of attending the conference and the ROI you can expect.


2019 conference brochure

View the brochure to get more insight about the conference.


2019 agenda at a glance

View the full agenda and see what is being covered at the conference.


The CIO Experience is an exclusive program designed for chief information officers (CIOs) to focus on their business, technology and leadership development. This program is the ideal opportunity for CIOs to connect with peers across regions and industries to share best practices and gain new perspectives on future challenges and opportunities.

Applicants must meet the following qualification criteria to participate:

  1. Enterprisewide CIO, or
  2. Business unit or regional CIO responsible for:
    1. Private sector: €250+ million in revenue
    2. Public sector: 1,000+ employees or €250+ million IT budget

Qualifying CIOs from a technology vendor or consultancy must be involved exclusively in their organization’s internal IT/IS operation.

You can apply to participate in the CIO Experience when you register for Gartner CIO & IT Executive Summit 2020 by verifying you are the CIO or most senior IT leader within your organization. You will be notified by email regarding the status of your application.

Application and approval are required for participation, with the exception of Gartner Executive Programs Primary Members and Majestic Program attendees.

See you in Frankfurt!


Kap Europa
Osloer Str. 5 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Frankfurt, 60327

Getting here

Kap Europa is easily accessible and situated within a 15-minute taxi ride from Frankfurt airport. 

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