Your networking experience at the Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™ conference

Making connections is a core aspect of the Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™ conference. That’s why we provide formal and informal networking opportunities with your peers, Gartner experts and technology solution vendors. From networking with peers inside and outside of your industry, connecting with people from organizations similar in size, we bring together the top minds in technology. Explore the 2021 networking experience at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo.

Connect with peers and partners

Some of the most invaluable pieces of information come from peers. At the virtual Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo 2021 conference, attendees can access Braindate, a peer-to-peer virtual networking platform, designed to connect with peers.

Interactive sessions

Discuss and work through your pressing issues with peers in group settings through interactive sessions such as roundtables and Contract Negotiation Clinics.

Peer Conversations

Join 30-minute peer-to-peer discussions designed to connect attendees around meaningful topics. These sessions are facilitated by a Gartner expert to keep the conversations on track.

Association partners

Build relationships with special interest technology groups. Explore our association partners.

Engage with Gartner experts

Gartner experts are the keystone to Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo. Attendees have the opportunity to connect with Gartner experts through one-on-one meetings.

Gartner one-on-one meetings

These popular meetings offer you the undivided attention of a Gartner expert who will listen and guide you on the matters most critical to your success. Preregistration is required. Space is limited.

Talk tech with vendors

Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo offers opportunities to connect with technology solution providers.

Exhibitor Engagement Zone

This is where digital business gets real. Discover what’s possible as you learn about innovative solutions that will add the most value to your business. Connect with vendors on the latest technology offerings and more.

Exhibitor consultation meetings

Meet face-to-face with exhibitors and receive individual guidance tailored to your goals and challenges. You’ll be offered tangible next steps to immediately implement solutions and achieve business priorities.

Take advantage of these opportunities and register today