Experience an objective, strategic IT perspective for large organizations

The Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™ 2022 conference is the premier conference to attend for CIOs and IT executives tasked with leading a digital-first organization. Whether you’re looking to validate your strategy, enhance your professional network or simply reconnect with peers face-to-face, the conference journey is curated to provide guidance in the areas most meaningful to your organization.

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 the emerging technologies and trends and sessions featuring Gartner experts and external thought leaders, to small-setting roundtables and workshops, and 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 programing 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.


  • Daily networking breakfasts, hosted each morning for you to connect with peers to gain insights into the challenges facing large enterprise organizations
  • Gartner expert on-one-on meetings to directly address your key initiatives and challenges
  • Roundtable sessions to connect with peers from leading organizations to discuss relevant topics, inspired by the latest research and led by a Gartner expert
  • Peer networking events, designed to provide natural conversations away from a screen
  • Access to our IT Xpo, including 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.

Access contextualized insights, including:

  • Cybersecurity and risk management
  • Strategic planning and execution
  • Business transformation
  • Executive leadership
  • Talent acquisition and retention
  • New management techniques for hybrid work

Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo provides a great opportunity to make connections with peers inside and outside of my industry.

Eric Shaughnessy

Business Technology Leader, Humana