Reduce Vendor Risk, Negotiate Effectively, and Improve Financial Transparency

The Gartner IT Sourcing, Procurement, Vendor & Asset Management Summit is the most important annual gathering for IT professionals who focus on the sourcing and management of IT services, software and hardware to enable the achievement of their organizations’ strategic and operational business objectives.

Delivering independent, practical advice, thought leadership and insight into future trends, the conference showcases how to develop a compelling strategy, identify the right solutions and negotiate better IT deals.

 

Join us for thought-leading sessions to help you:

 

  • Negotiate better deals for IT services, software, SaaS, cloud and hybrid infrastructure
  • Collaborate with IT vendors to reduce risk and achieve desired outcomes
  • Develop strategies to optimize the supply of IT services and products
  • Manage IT assets throughout their lifecycle and prepare for software audits
  • Improve financial transparency and optimize IT costs
  • Foster collaboration between sourcing, procurement, asset management, IT finance and vendor management
  • Exploit the potential of technologies such as IoT, A.I. and Blockchain
  • Transform your discipline to remain relevant in the digital age

 

Are you ready for continuous change and innovation?

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Who Should Attend:

IT Sourcing Leaders

 

  • Head of IT Sourcing
  • Director of IT Sourcing
  • IT Sourcing Managers
  • IT Sourcing Executives
  • IT Services Sourcing Managers
  • Global Sourcing Managers

IT Procurement Leaders

 

  • Head of IT Procurement
  • Director of IT Procurement
  • IT Procurement Managers
  • IT Procurement Officers
  • IT Category Managers
  • Technology Procurement Managers
  • IT Commercial Managers

IT Vendor Management Leaders

 

  • Vendor Performance Managers
  • Vendor Risk Managers
  • Vendor Contract Managers
  • Supplier Managers

IT Asset Management Leaders

 

  • Head of IT Asset Management
  • Director of IT Asset Management
  • IT Asset Managers
  • Software Asset Managers

IT Finance Leaders

 

  • CFOs
  • IT Finance Directors 
  • IT Finance Managers
  • Corporate Finance Managers
  • Corporate Purchasing Managers

Convince your boss


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.

 

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