Gartner Research

2018 CIO Agenda: An Oil and Gas Perspective

Published: 09 March 2018

ID: G00345205

Analyst(s): Rich McAvey , Simon Cushing


Digitalization is well underway but confusion about ambition, limitations in investment and leadership cultural challenges put transformation efforts at risk. CIOs must secure stronger roles in leading digitalization efforts to overcome these barriers.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • The CIO Role Is Changing — Summary of 2018 Gartner CIO Survey
  • The Oil and Gas Industry Perspective
    • Digital Transformation in Oil and Gas Is Well Underway
    • Digitalization Feels Only Slightly Behind Other Industries, but Scope and Investment Limitations Reveal a Substantial Gap
    • Urgent Need to Strengthen CIO Responsibility for Digital Leadership
  • Evolve the CIO Role to Scale the Barriers
  • Methodology

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