Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2019 Agenda Overview


Get a comprehensive update on cybersecurity threats and emerging solutions. Hear best practices for cloud security, leveraging AI, IoT, blockchain, DevOps and other challenges. Advance your IT security and risk strategy to support digital business. Join us to craft your cybersecurity and risk management plan to improve resilience, accelerate innovation and drive business growth with the entire organization behind you.


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At Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit, we have 5 programs dedicated to your priorities:



Security Trends and Capabilities 
Build Trust and Resilience with Agile Security


To build a more trusted and resilient environment for digital business, and to support an IT organization that’s more agile than ever, IT security leaders need to mix new approaches with proven practices. Learn how to defend an ever‐expanding infrastructure and improve the efficiency of technologies and processes, as your organization prepares to securely cross the digital business chasm.


The Security Trends and Capabilities Program is comprised of three tracks. Click below to view sessions.


  1. Security Architecture and Infrastructure Protection
  2. Threat management and Security Operations
  3. Cloud and Data Security
Risk, Privacy and Resilience
Manage Risk to Underpin the Digital Business Transition


Major cyber events and business disruptions have cost C‐level executives their jobs. Data privacy concerns continue to rise to the board level due to their severity. New investments are being made to bolster cybersecurity, privacy, safety and reliability in the digital business ecosystem. The digital risk management team must find ways to ensure business resilience — their principle goal — while balancing regulatory expectations.


This program explores the risks and complexities of transitioning to digital business, as well as methods to mitigate them. Click below to take a look at sessions in this track:


  1. Manage Risk to Underpin the Digital Business Transition


Leadership and Strategy
Transform Security and Risk for Digital Business


Acceleration toward digital business continues to present CISOs with new challenges. Security and risk management leaders must build trust with business stakeholders, understand the goals of the business, quickly identify and assess the associated risks, and recommend solutions in business terms.


CISOs, aspiring CISOs and security leaders need to bring together governance, awareness, policies and processes to deliver a risk‐driven information security management program that supports digital innovation. Join us for the Leadership and Strategy program to hone your skills as an effective communicator, facilitator, problem solver and business leader.


The Leadership and Strategy Program is comprised of two tracks. Click below to view sessions.


  1. Make an Impact as a Leader
  2. Drive Strategic Changes in the Security Organization
NEW! Tech Insights
Enable Execution with Real‐World Solutions


Technical professionals are called on to provide solid architectures and technical solutions to support new digital business objectives. Facing a rapidly changing threat, risk and technology landscape, they are tasked with defending everything from legacy systems to emerging technologies. Demands on security practitioners keep going up, but they cannot slow down business initiatives.


This program focuses on next steps and technical insights to enable adaptable and scalable architectures and solutions for today’s rapidly changing IT and business environments. Click below to take a look at sessions in this track:


  1. Tech Insights: Enable Execution with Real-World Solutions


The CISO Circle*


Tailored to the specific needs and perspective of chief information security officers (CISOs), the Gartner CISO Circle brings together Europe’s security and risk leaders for incisive discussions on what matters in security now and what changes lay ahead.


The CISO Circle provides targeted research and exclusive networking as well as workshops and exclusive presentations for CISOs. Join us to form valuable connections with other CISOs, hone your leadership and communications skills and learn how to advance business objectives with leading‐edge advice from a variety of security experts and renowned thought leaders from the IT world and beyond.


*Availability is limited, qualification criteria apply.




Make Security and Risk Matter to Your Organization


It’s not easy to change mindsets and culture, but it is possible
and necessary to, if businesses want to succeed in a world
where privacy, data security and cyberthreats matter.

It’s time for organizational culture to become a security and risk
asset and an innovation accelerator.




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