Join the Midsize Enterprise Program at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™

The Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™ 2023 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.

This exclusive Midsize Enterprise Program at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo is designed to focus specifically on your business, technology and leadership development as a midsize enterprise.

The Gartner difference

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.

The Midsize Enterprise Program is designed to enhance your on-site experience with contextualized IT insights that build upon the conference sessions to ensure you walk away with strategies to make smarter, faster decisions for your organization size.

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 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


What's included

  • Daily networking breakfasts, hosted each morning for you to connect with peers to gain insights into the challenges facing midsize enterprise (MSE) organizations
  • Gartner expert on-one-on meeting to directly address your key initiatives and challenges
  • Midsize enterprise 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

Qualification criteria
Delegates from organizations with any of the following:

  • €1 billion or less in annual revenue, and between 100 and 1,000 employees
  • Public sector organizations with fewer than 5,000 employees
  • IT budget under €30 million, and between 2 and 50 members

2023 agenda coming soon

View our 2023 agenda topics, that provides the research, guidance, and tools to enable attendees to successfully lead their organization’s business transformation initiatives for maximum impact.

Midsize Enterprise 2022 session highlights:

  • Ask the Expert: How to Avoid the Pitfalls of Product Management 
  • Drive Digital Transformation in Midsize Enterprises Using Proven Product Management Techniques
  • Ask the Expert: Defining a Business-Centric IT Service Portfolio at Midsize Enterprises
  • Research Discussion: Minimizing Change Fatigue at Midsize Enterprises
  • Ask the Expert: Presenting Cybersecurity to the Board of Directors
  • Digital Stall Points: What Midsize Enterprises Don't Talk About

Exclusive Insights for Midsize Enterprises

Midsize Organizations are looking to scale their digital ambitions but are faced with the reality of needing to increase their IT Budgets to modernize legacy technology as well as working to overcome talent retention challenges. 

We have created Gartner for Midsize Enterprise CIOs and IT Teams product portfolio designed to address the unique priorities and challenges of your market and size. These resources will enable you and your team to scale to the next level and lead organizational growth with adaptive, cost-effective, rightsized technology advice and analysis that drives real, measurable business results.​

We help you achieve this success by providing actionable and objective insight, powerful decision tools, in-person and virtual events, unparalleled peer networks, and vast, multi-faceted expert guidance.​

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