Join the Midsize Enterprise Program at the Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™ conference

Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo 2022 is the premier conference for CIOs and IT executives tasked with leading a digital-first organization. Whether you’re looking to validate your strategy, enhance your professional network or simply reconnect with peers face-to-face, the conference journey is curated to provide guidance in the areas most meaningful to your organization.

This exclusive Midsize Enterprise Program at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo is designed to focus specifically on your business, technology and leadership development as a midsize enterprise (MSE).

Accelerate toward your goals

Each element of the conference is designed to build upon the others, providing avenues to dive deeper and access to some of the greatest minds in IT to help you plan your next steps in pursuit of key opportunities and challenges.

The Midsize Enterprise Program is designed to enhance your on-site experience with contextualized IT insights that build upon the conference sessions to ensure you walk away with strategies to make smarter, faster decisions for your organization size.

From large-group keynotes setting the stage for emerging technology and trends and sessions featuring Gartner experts and external thought leaders, to small-setting roundtables and workshops — all the way to personalized one-on-one interactions with Gartner experts — you have a variety of ways to discover new insights, engage and validate your strategy, and walk away ready to make smarter, faster decisions.

  • Hear from the brightest minds about current ideas that can inspire your strategy and deliver transformative results through insightful keynotes and topic presentations.
  • Attend sessions facilitated by Gartner that challenge you to solve problems and exchange ideas with your peers, allowing you a practical approach through hands-on learning.
  • Take advantage of special programming designed to engage with conference insights through the lens of a specific role or organizational size, or through a high priority, such as diversity, equity and inclusion.
  • Understand how key topics apply to specific industries, and network with peer industry leaders and Gartner experts who know your business.


  • Daily networking breakfasts, hosted each morning for you to connect with peers to gain insights into the challenges facing MSE organizations
  • Gartner expert on-one-on meetings to directly address your key initiatives and challenges
  • Midsize Enterprise Roundtable sessions to connect with peers from leading organizations to discuss relevant topics, inspired by the latest research and led by a Gartner expert
  • Peer networking events, designed for natural conversations away from a screen
  • Access to IT Xpo, including leading technology solution providers innovating essential business capabilities

Qualification criteria

Delegates from organizations with any of the following:

  • $1 billion or less in annual revenue, and between 100 and 1,000 employees
  • Public-sector organizations with fewer than 5,000 employees
  • IT budget under $30 million, and between two and 50 members

View our 2022 agenda, targeted to provide the research, guidance, and tools to enable you to successfully lead your organization’s digital transformation initiatives for maximum impact.

Midsize Enterprise session highlights

  • Ask the Expert: Getting Your Midsize Enterprise Ready for AI
  • Roundtable: The Impact of Supply Chain Disruption on Infrastructure
  • Ask the Expert: Improve Digital Workplace Productivity Using MS365
  • Roundtable: Attracting and Retaining IT Talent
  • Ask the Expert: Ransomware Is Changing. Are Midsize Enterprises Ready?
  • Ask the Expert: Communicating Effectively With Business Partners

Exclusive Insights for Midsize Enterprises

Midsize Organizations are looking to scale their digital ambitions but are faced with the reality of needing to increase their IT budgets to modernize legacy technology as well as working to overcome talent retention challenges. 

We have created a Gartner for Midsize Enterprise CIOs and IT Teams product portfolio designed to address the unique priorities and challenges of your market and size. These resources enable you and your team to scale to the next level and lead organizational growth with adaptive, cost-effective, rightsized technology advice and analysis that drives real, measurable business results.​

We help you achieve this success by providing actionable and objective insight, powerful decision tools, in-person and virtual events, unparalleled peer networks and vast, multifaceted expert guidance.​

Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo provides a great opportunity to make connections with peers inside and outside of my industry.

Eric Shaughnessy

Business Technology Leader, Humana