Technology Innovation

Create an innovative culture to drive market disruption

The Era of Continuous Innovation is Here

As advisors to business leaders and product owners, you - enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders - are at the forefront of tackling digital disruption and spotting technology trends. You are also vital to the ideation of new technology-enabled and data-driven business models. Technology innovation is operationalized and implemented through real initiatives that combine the deployment of people, processes and technology into a comprehensive whole.

The most consistent pattern of digital business is making IT less about individual technologies, and more about technology-enabled business models and solutions. For today’s enterprise architecture, this same pattern is inspiring architects and technology innovation leaders to design and deliver new operating models, with business outcomes now at center stage. 

Highlighted Sessions at Gartner Enterprise Architecture & Technology Innovation Summit

Track D: Stay Ahead of Emerging Technologies and Trends

Take positions on key emerging technologies and trends to prioritize innovations and impact on your industry and organization. This track will explore how to create a culture of innovation, develop applications and microservices, and drive innovation to enhance customer experience.

Recommended sessions on the agenda include:

  • Inventing the Future with Continous Foresight
  • How to Set Up Successful Innovation Lab Partnerships
  • Top Strategic and Emerging Technology Trends
  • Harnessing the Collective Powers of Digital Disruption, Innovation, and Transformation

Key Technology Innovation Topics on the agenda include:

  • Creating an innovation roadmap
  • Driving innovation with wireless technologies
  • Creating an innovative culture to drive market disruption
  • Accelerating your AI maturity
  • Designing a modern CRM architecture
  • Exploring the dynamics of customers and technology
  • Driving digital innovation to enhance the customer experience

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Gartner Predicts 2020

By 2021, 40% of organizations will use enterprise architects to ideate new business innovations made possible by emerging technologies

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Smarter with Gartner: Determine Which Tech Trends Matter

Everyone can think of at least one well-known brand that went bankrupt recently because it severely underestimated the impact of digital on its business. Given the speed with which technology trends emerge and grow, it can be hard to differentiate between those that present real opportunities and those that could pose risks. Each technology trend can have different kinds of potential impact: broad and global, or narrow and niche.

Trends don’t act in isolation. Established digital technologies, such as the Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence, combine to generate new trends that create an exponentially bigger impact.

Read the full Smarter With Gartner Article

Video: Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2020

Hyperautomation, blockchain, AI security, distributed cloud and autonomous things drive disruption and create opportunities in this year's strategic technology trends. 

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