Securing Digital Business: Adapt. Transform. Scale.


Prepare to meet the pace and scale of today’s digital business at Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2018. Transform your cybersecurity, risk management and compliance strategies and build resilience across the enterprise through leading-edge research and thinking on key topics such as agile architectures, BCM, cloud security, privacy and securing Internet of Things (IoT).


Expect the latest information on new threats as well as insights to help you prepare for emerging technologies such as AI, machine learning, advanced analytics and blockchain—even while you address the ongoing shortage of skilled staff. Join the world’s CISOs and top security and risk management professionals to hone your leadership capabilities and gather the information you need to enable digital business in a world of escalating risk.

Meaningful networking

Interact with more than 3,400 of your peers to gain firsthand insight from those facing similar challenges to yours.

How-to guidance

Pose tough questions and hear the latest research and recommendations from 60+ Gartner analysts, guest experts and peers.

Real-world solutions

Explore the latest technologies changing the security and risk landscape. Meet face-to-face with knowledgeable representatives.

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Preview the 2018 Conference Programs

Our 5-program comprehensive agenda gives unbiased content to enable digital business with adaptive security and greater resilience.


Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) Program

Digital business presents CISOs with new challenges: they must understand business goals, quickly identify and assess associated risks, and communicate those risks to the business in business terms. Learn how to become a recognized business leader, and superstar communicator, facilitator and problem solver.
Security Trends and Capabilities Program
Get practical methods and long-term strategies to build a more trusted, resilient environment for digital business, and to support a more-agile-than-ever IT organization. As the threat landscape changes, learn how to evolve security programs without neglecting legacy infrastructure.
Technical Insights: Security Architecture Program
Demands on information security and IT risk practitioners are increasing. Focus on the tactical insights that enable risk-aware, business-outcome-focused architectures and solutions in rapidly changing IT and business environments.
Risk and Business Resilience Program
Digital risks are expanding as more data sources and technologies are introduced. Learn about the risks and complexities to expect in transitioning to digital business. Work to establish a disciplined approach of proactive risk management and recovery planning to support business resilience.
Marketplace for Security Program
Security technology providers, investors and media explore the state of the security marketplace and growth opportunities. Learn what defines differentiated, compelling enterprise security products, services and customer interactions.

Don’t miss these hot topics!

Mobile security for digital business

People-centric security strategies

Risks and opportunities of smart machines, AI, IoT

Agile strategies to secure digital business

Adaptive security architecture

Protecting vital infrastructure

Enabling safer cloud computing

Informed risk governance

Business resilience

Data security and risk governance

Privacy and data security

Cybersecurity, threat management and context-aware digital trust

Find solutions for your most pressing security needs.

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Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, MD

Getting Here


Located on the Potomac River, just steps from the shopping and entertainment of National Harbor