Senior Executive Circle

An Exclusive Program for Senior Executive Application Leaders

If you’re a vice president of IT, chief architect or the senior-most application leader in your organization, Senior Executive Circle is for you.


The Senior Executive Circle* is a leadership program focused on the best practices, strategies and tactics of forward-thinking IT/application leaders. In addition to full conference access, the Senior Executive Circle offers exclusive roundtables, sessions and networking opportunities. Participants can form valuable connections with peers, hone their leadership skills, and understand how to best advance their organizations’ mission-critical priorities through best-in-class application strategies and innovations. Apply today to gain access to a premier blend of content for an exclusive and interactive experience you won’t want to miss.

*Prequalification is required.


What's Included


In addition to full conference access, the program includes:

  • Exclusive sessions only available to Senior Executive Circle approved participants

  • Exclusive breakfast, lunch and networking receptions

  • Exclusive workshops and case studies

  • Early access to book Gartner one-on-one meetings, workshops and roundtables

  • Priority keynote seating

  • Access to 50+ Solution Showcase providers

How to Apply


Access to the Senior Executive Circle program* is open to individuals who meet the following criteria: 

  • You are currently a vice president of IT, a chief architect or the most senior-level application leader in your organization
  • You do not report into another application leader
  • Your enterprise or business unit has annual revenues of $250M or greater
  • Your public sector organization has more than 1,000 employees
  • You do not serve in a sales or marketing capacity for your organization


You can apply to the program as part of the online registration process.
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Eligibility decisions are subject to the sole discretion of Gartner. You will be notified of acceptance status by email. All information you provide is strictly for Gartner internal use and will not be divulged to any third-party organization.

Exclusive Sessions


Explore hot topics like the evolving role of digital leadership, creating a culture of innovation and creativity, and improving IT and business alignment.

Take advantage of exclusive opportunities.