Elevate your application strategy. Lead business outcomes. Master emerging technologies.

The future of applications depends on effective legacy modernization as much as innovation. This year’s Gartner Application Strategies & Solutions Summit 2018 will focus on these dual priorities, exploring the latest approaches to optimize existing applications and infrastructure as well as leading-edge technologies driving business transformation. Join us to leverage Agile, DevOps, APIs, microservices and more to take your application strategy to the next level.


Optimize Applications. Transform the Business. Drive Growth.

Impactful networking

Interact with more than 1,800 of your peers to gain firsthand insight from those facing challenges similar to yours.

How-to guidance

Pose tough questions to evaluate new methods with 60+ Gartner analysts, guest experts and peers.

Real-world solutions

Explore the latest technologies changing the applications landscape. Meet face-to-face with knowledgeable representatives.

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Our 8-track comprehensive agenda gives unbiased content to enable legacy optimization and digital transformation

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Application Leaders and the Future of Digital Business 
Digital disruption challenges leadership and complicates organizational change. Ensure digital business success by focusing on identifying the right skill sets, collaboration, diversity and employee experience.
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Crafting and Implementing an Effective Application Strategy
Application portfolios underlie digital business platforms, but many legacy and traditional business apps fall short. Optimize and transform your strategy to support innovation and business success.

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Architecting for Digital Excellence 
Applications drive digital business. Application leaders must apply the latest architectures to deliver the innovation demanded by business, while modernizing critical legacy systems.

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Application Development for Superior User Experiences
Application leaders must apply the latest development methodologies to accelerate application strategies for digital systems.  
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Integration Strategies to Connect Digital Ecosystems
Apply the latest integration tools to modernize complex and competing integration strategies and infrastructure to accelerate the efficiency of digital systems.  

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Exceeding Expectations with New User Experiences 
A top priority for CEOs, CIOs and CMOs: Learn to leverage advanced strategies that drive CX, EX and UX to build competitive advantage.

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Customer Technology: Turning Vision into Reality
What tools do you have in place to deliver on customer needs? Leverage the best practices and insights to serve both your internal and external customers. 
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Preparing for Next Generation Technologies
Legacy modernization, DevOps, Future of Tech: Dive into actionable guidance to build a sustainable applications model to deliver innovation at the pace of business change.

Spotlight Track
Cloud Bootcamp
New to the world of cloud computing or at the beginning stages of a cloud initiative? Join us for this pre-Conference Cloud ‘Boot Camp’ where, in a series of focused presentations, we’ll bring you up to speed quickly on key trends, strategies, vendors and more. Delegates are encouraged to attend all six Boot Camp presentations for maximum benefit.

Don’t miss these hot topics!

Modernizing Legacy Applications

Event-Driven Architecture

IoT, Blockchain, Microservices

Organizational Change Leadership

Find solutions for your most pressing tech needs.

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Caesars Palace

Getting Here


Located on the world-famous Las Vegas strip, less than three miles from McCarran International Airport