Network, learn and gather meaningful insights from your peers and Gartner experts in organized and informal sessions. 

Grab a coffee, join a fun run, chat at breakfast or attend one of the many sessions available to you at Catalyst to help facilitate networking between peers. 

Interactive Sessions

  • Meetups — Pick a topic and join up to 10 peers in a relaxed setting to exchange ideas, build relationships and address mutual challenges face-to-face.
  • Expert-user roundtables — Hear what your colleagues from various industries are experiencing around relevant topics in these Gartner expert-moderated sessions.
  • Ask the Expert sessions — Intimate discussions to foster learning featuring one Gartner expert, at which end users can ask questions and get answers.
  • Workshops— Drill down on specific how-to conference topics in a small-group environment led by Gartner or guest experts

Additional Networking 

  • Women in IT Program  Network and strengthen bonds, foster collaboration and empower leadership for women in the field
  • Midsize Enterprise Program  Address the digital trasnformation challenges unique to midsize enterprises in this program, which includes sessions and networking dicsussions on skills development, cost optimization and cross-functional collaboration. 
  • Professional Development sessions  Attend sessions woven throughout the agenda that focus on career development.
  • Futures In IT Program
  • Get outside and see the light of day!  Enjoy complimentary yoga class and group runs wtih fellow attendees. 

With Exhibitors

  • TechDemo: Deep-dive demos of core technologies presented by Gartner analysts
  • Bake-Off: An opportunity to evaluate tools and solutions — Gartner-selected vendors face off to demonstrate their solutions on stage, in real time
  • Solution Comparison — Join Gartner-expert-led labs for objective side-by-side comparison of the latest third-party solutions right on the show floor
  • TechExec Interview — Hear world-shaping ideas from one of today's most influential technology executives in an interview-style dicussion with a Gartner expert.
  • Solution Provider Sessions — Led by Gartner experts, these sessions give an inside view of current marketplaces offerings from the solutions providers that develop them and clients who deploy them. 
  • Learning Labs — Go deeper into the next generation of technology solutions in these interactive labs led by leading vendors held right on the show floors
  • Analytics Show Floor Showdown — See analytic tools being applied in a controlled, consistent setting via a demonstration of product capabilities
  • Security Show Floor Showdown — See CASB tools being applied in a controlled, consistent setting via a demonstrationg of product capabilities. 
  • Demo Hubs — Opporunity to informally meet with sponsors to see first hand live demos of their technologies

Sign up today and begin to connect with peers right now