Gartner Research

ERP Steering Committees Do Matter — Make Yours a Success Factor

Published: 20 September 2013

ID: G00255592

Analyst(s): Carol Hardcastle


Almost all ERP initiatives have a steering committee. This research will help ERP leaders and executive sponsors ensure their committee enables the success of their ERP investment and is not an administrative checkpoint.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Put the Appropriate People on the ERP Steering Committee
  • Define the Role, Rules and Authority of the ERP Steering Committee
  • Make ERP Steering Committee Meetings a Critical Review of the Initiative
  • Do Not Rely on the ERP Steering Committee Meeting Alone

Recommended Reading

©2020 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Become a client

Learn how to access this content as a Gartner client.