Sourcing, procurement and vendor management content at #GartnerIO

Sourcing, procurement and vendor management leaders must become catalysts for business-led IT sourcing while supporting diversity and sustainability. Leaders should reinvent the role by focusing on business outcomes through digitally enabled processes and tools and provide value by leveraging data.

At Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Cloud Strategies Conference 2022, we have developed sessions targeted for sourcing, procurement and vendor management leaders to help them empower the anywhere business.

  • How Gartner’s Top Strategic Technology Trends Impact I&O

  • How Cloud Providers Can Help Organizations to Achieve Their Environmental Sustainability Goals

  • How IT Leaders Should Strategize Vendor Negotiations to Combat Inflation

  • Gartner Magic Quadrant™ and Critical Capabilities for CIPS Review

  • Workshop: How to Combat Inflation During Vendor Negotiations

Included in your conference registration is a 30-minute one-on-one with a Gartner expert. Get guidance tailored to your most pressing challenges. 

Here are experts available for one-on-ones who are focused on sourcing, procurement and vendor management priorities.

David Groombridge

Distinguished VP Analyst

Miguel Angel Borrega

Senior Director Analyst

Dennis Smith

VP Analyst

How to apply
  • Early-bird price: €2,625
    Expires 23 September 2022
  • Standard price: €2,975
  • Public-sector price: €2,350

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.

Gartner conference tickets

We accept one Gartner conference ticket for payment. If you are a client, please contact your account executive regarding tickets that may be available to your organization.

For more information, email or contact your Gartner account manager.

Experience Gartner in person

Gartner in-person conferences are unique destination experiences designed for top leadership teams to connect face-to-face with Gartner experts, peers and a wide array of solution providers. Together you explore industry-shaping insight in an unforgettable atmosphere of excitement and camaraderie beyond the possibilities of a screen. Features include:

  • Powerful keynotes
  • An expansive landscape of sessions
  • A dynamic, vibrant Exhibit Showcase
  • Planned and unplanned peer networking
  • In-the-moment insights

Join a community of the best and brightest infrastructure and operations (I&O) leaders from across every industry — all driven by a common purpose, all under one roof.

What’s included
  • Meeting one-on-one with a Gartner expert who will give tailored guidance on your specific challenge and goal
  • Engaging with Gartner I&O experts and peers in Ask the Expert sessions, clinics, workshops and roundtables to discover shared challenges
  • Immersive and engaging sessions by Gartner experts and visionary leaders
  • Access to technologies and solutions from 150+ companies, enabling you to quickly evaluate the provider landscape