Your networking experience at 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 2023 networking experience at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo.

Connect with peers

Some of the most invaluable pieces of information come from peers. At Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo, you have access to all of these moments for real talk and inspiration.

Interactive sessions

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

Peer Meetups

Join 30-minute peer-to-peer discussions designed to connect attendees around meaningful industry topics.


Focused on peer perspectives and best practices, these small sessions are facilitated by Gartner and allow you to share insights while learning from the lessons and experiences of diverse attendees around you.

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 listens and guides 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 are offered tangible next steps to immediately implement solutions and achieve business priorities.

Take advantage of these opportunities and register today