Three ways to register




Standard  price: $5,300 + VAT


Public-sector price: $3,975+ VAT

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.


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

  • Keynotes
  • Two Gartner 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. Registered attendees will sign up for the Gartner one-on-one and small-group sessions via Gartner Conference Navigator. 
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. The 8th Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™ is building on the momentum of past successful editions, to address the shifts in digital trends and bring you more of the content you need for your expanding IT leadership role.

  • Alumni discount of $750 and a welcome packet on-site
  • Access to audio recordings of sessions postevent
What’s new for 2020
  • New research, methodologies and toolkits from our expansive marketing research and advisory practice 
  • Regionalized sessions featuring real-world case studies from your fellow industry peers
  • An expanded bench of Gartner research experts and advisors, providing guidance and robust topic coverage, including digital transformation, leadership and culture, security, risk and compliance and more
  • New peer-to-peer networking opportunities, including topic-driven Meetups to inspire thought leadership 
  • An exclusive CIO Circle Program designed specifically for IT leaders (application is required) 
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.

2020 conference overview

View the highlights and hot topics from last year’s conference.


2020 Agenda at a Glance

View the full agenda and see what is being covered at the conference.

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The CIO Experience progam offers an exclusive and targeted experience to CIOs and attendees who are the most senior IT leaders or decision makers in their organization.

Curated specifically for CIOs to enhance their skills for success as IT and/or business leaders, the CIO Experience program is the ideal opportunity to connect with peers across regions and industries, to share best practices and gain new perspectives on the challenges and opportunities of digital business.

Application and approval are required.

See you in Dubai!


Madinat Jumeirah

Mina A’Salam, Dubai, UAE

Getting here

Set across its own private beach, Madinat Jumeirah resort is an authentic recreation of ancient Arabia, capturing the natural beauty of the region. Madinat Jumeirah features two grand boutique hotels, Jumeirah Al Qasr and Jumeriah Al Naseem.

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