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EITL Peer Forum Debrief: Sourcing and Vendor Management (Mar-17 NA)

Published: 29 March 2017

ID: G00327153

Analyst(s): Gartner Research Contributors


Gartner for Enterprise IT Leaders members exchanged ideas and solutions during the Peer Forum from 22 to 24 March 2017 in Orlando, Florida.

Table Of Contents


Analyst Presentations

  • Cost Optimization: Strategies and Mature Practices
    • Key Take-Aways
  • Formalize Technology Sourcing, Procurement and Vendor Management Disciplines to Ensure Business Value
    • Key Take-Aways
  • Critical Competencies You Need to Build an Effective Bimodal Team
    • Key Take-Aways

Member Discussions

  • Capturing a Seat at the Business Table — Sharing an IT experience Journey
    • Key Take-Aways
  • First Board Presentation, A Survivor's Guide
    • Key Take-Aways
  • Hot Topics and Trends
    • Key Take-Aways: Vendor Management — Organization and Governance
    • Key Takeaways: Vendor Management — Metrics and Systems
    • Key Takeaways: Cost Optimization
    • Key Takeaways: IT and Business Relationship Management
    • Key Takeaways: New Trends: Robotics Process Automation and Blockchain

Roundtable Discussions

  • Cost Optimization Workshop
    • Key Take-Aways
  • Ask and Tell
    • Key Take-Aways

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