Gartner Research

CIO Futures: CIO Executive Relationships in 2030

Published: 23 September 2016

ID: G00305667

Analyst(s): Alvaro Mello, Eiichi Matsubara, Ansgar Schulte


In 2030, CIOs will play a bigger role in business strategy and operational leadership, which will change the CIO's relationships with other executives. This future scenario explores what these relationships may look like and which new responsibilities the CIO may assume.

Table Of Contents


  • Artifact From the Future: The CIO's Relationships With Other Executives in 2030
  • Differences in the CIO's Executive Relationships Between 2030 and Today
  • Inhibitors to This Scenario
  • Recommendations for CIOs in 2016

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