Experience an objective, strategic digital insurance perspective

As one of the oldest industries in the world, insurance is well-versed in the rapidly changing market forces that make it hard on leaders to make prudent decisions. Insurance products and insurance technology are also more intertwined than ever before, with all eyes on the CIO to make the appropriate practical and strategic decisions to compete effectively.

Program overview

We link the future of the insurance industry with the technology pressures facing today’s leaders. Attendees learn what leaders are doing to innovate today and what they should prioritize to remain competitive in this fluid environment. 

Whether you’re looking to validate your strategy, enhance your professional network or simply reconnect with peers face-to-face, the Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™ journey is curated to provide guidance in the areas most meaningful to your organization.

Watch our session on strategic technology trends from last year’s conference, addressing areas with disruptive potential and setting the stage for innovation over the next five years.

Accelerate toward your goals

Each element of the conference is designed to build upon the others, providing avenues to dive deeper and access to some of the greatest minds in IT to help you plan your next steps in pursuit of key opportunities and challenges.

From large-group keynotes setting the stage for emerging technology and trends and sessions featuring Gartner experts and external thought leaders, to small-setting roundtables and workshops — all the way to personalized one-on-one interactions with Gartner experts — you have a variety of ways to discover new insights, engage and validate your strategy, and walk away ready to make smarter, faster decisions.

  • Hear from the brightest minds about current ideas that can inspire your strategy and deliver transformative results through insightful keynotes and topic presentations.
  • Attend sessions facilitated by Gartner that challenge you to solve problems and exchange ideas with your peers, allowing you a practical approach through hands-on learning.
  • Take advantage of special programming designed to engage with conference insights through the lens of a specific role or organizational size, or through a high priority, such as diversity, equity and inclusion.
  • Understand how key topics apply to specific industries, and network with peer industry leaders and Gartner experts who know your business.
  • Two one-on-one meetings with a Gartner expert to directly address your key initiatives and challenges, tailored to the expert answers you need
  • Roundtable sessions to connect with peers from leading organizations to discuss relevant topics, inspired by the latest research and hosted by a Gartner expert
  • Peer networking events designed for natural conversations away from a screen
  • Access to our IT Xpo, including the leading technology solution providers innovating essential business capabilities

View our 2022 agenda, targeted to provide the research, guidance and tools to enable you to successfully lead your organization’s digital transformation initiatives for maximum impact.

Insurance session highlights

  • The Future Is Based on Moves You Make Now
  • Ask the Expert: How Personalization Works Across the Insurance Value Chain
  • Gartner Eye on Innovation Awards for Financial Services 2022
  • Roundtable: Insurance — Lessons and Challenges With Moving to Fusion Teams and Product Line Organization

Recommended sessions for IT leaders in insurance

  • Gartner Opening Keynote: Make the Difference
  • What Application Leaders Need to Do About New AI Risks
  • The Top 10 Cybersecurity Metrics Every Organization Should Report to Their Board
  • 5 Steps for Dynamic Management of Globalization Risks in Uncertain Times
  • The New Economics of Technology
  • The Curse of Data Residency: Three Steps to Rescue Your Cloud Strategy
  • Signature Series: Top Strategic Technology Trends for 2023
  • Executive Vision for 2022: Strategic Portfolio Management
  • Signature Series: CIO and Technology Executive Agenda for 2023
  • Ask the Expert: Flourishing in the Rejuvenated Work and Talent Landscape
  • How to Deliver a Stunning Digital Employee Experience
  • Signature Series: Gartner’s Top Strategic Predictions for 2023 and Beyond — Seizing Uncertainty
  • Strategic Trends in Application Platforms and Architecture
  • Signature Series: Flourishing in the Rejuvenated Work and Talent Landscape
  • The Top Predictions for Cybersecurity 2022-2023
  • Signature Series: CEO Concerns 2022-2023 — Implications and Actions for CIOs

Take the opportunity to meet with a Gartner expert who specializes in insurance while attending Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo. Each conference ticket includes two one-on-one meetings with a Gartner expert to explore any topic of your choosing.

Laurie Shotton

VP Analyst, Gartner