Join us — register here

Standard price: ZAR 24,725

Public-sector price: ZAR 19,775

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

Attend as a team: gain a much richer experience of the conference and save. 

Maximize learning by attending as a group. Participate together in relevant sessions or split up to cover more topics, sharing your session take-aways later.

Complimentary Registrations

  • 1 for every 4 paid registrations
  • 2 for every 8 paid registrations
  • 3 for every 12 paid registrations
  • 4 for every 16 paid registrations

For more information, email or contact your Gartner representative. 

Network with 1,000+ attendees

  • Two Gartner Expert one-on-one meetings*
  • Roundtables*
  • Hands on workshops*
  • Meetups
  • Agenda planning
  • IT Xpo
  • Networking opportunities
  • Breakfasts, lunches and receptions
  • Exclusive benefits
  • Returning Attendee*
  • Senior Executive Circle
*These sessions require online preregistration 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. 
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. This year’s IT Symposium/Xpo™ is building on the momentum of past Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™ conferences, which will help you make decisions with confidence and become an even more effective leader.

  • Priority access on 22 July 2019, at 10 a.m. SAST, for Gartner one-on-ones, workshops, roundtables, Meetups and other sessions that require preregistration through Gartner Conferences Navigator
  • Alumni discount of ZAR 3,600 on standard delegate fee of ZAR 24,725
Gartner conference tickets

We accept one Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo 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.


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:

• Private sector: R1.25+ billion in revenue

• Public sector: 1,000 employees or R1.25+ billion 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 IT Symposium/Xpo™ 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.

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See you in Cape Town!


Cape Town International Convention Centre 2

Corner of Heerengracht & Rua Bartholomeu Dias


Cape Town, 8001

Getting here

Getting to CTICC is easy in dynamic Cape Town with its well-established transport systems.

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