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Dubai, April 20, 2015

Gartner Announces Program for 2015 Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Dubai

May 19- 21 at Mina A'Salam Convention Center, Madinat Jumeirah Hotel, Dubai

Gartner Symposium/ITxpo is the world's most important gathering of CIOs and senior IT executives. The 2015 agenda offers 90+ analyst sessions, workshops, roundtables and mastermind keynotes across three full days. With role-based tracks and industry tracks, the agenda focuses on practical ways to adapt new ideas and strategy, along with insights on what's next in IT.

Digital business is blurring the lines between the digital and the physical worlds, disrupting all industries and redefining the role of IT. At Symposium/ITxpo 2015, Gartner analysts will offer insights to CIOs and senior IT executives on how to realize, build and optimize digital opportunities, move digital business from theory to practice, and evolve their own IT leadership to become indispensable in the new digital business world.


*Guest Keynote Speaker

Steve Wozniak, Co-Founder of Apple, Inc. and Chief Scientist, Fusion-IO

 *Exclusive CIO Keynote Speaker

Pete Goss MBE, Outstanding Yachtsman, Inspirational Adventurer, Company Director and Author

 *Opening Keynote: Architecting the Digital Business Ecosystem

Peter Sondergaard, Global Head of Research, Gartner

David Willis, VP Distinguished Analyst, Gartner

Richard Hunter, VP and Gartner Fellow

Tracks include:

  • CIO
  • Applications
  • Business Intelligence & Information Management
  • Infrastructure & Operations
  • Strategic Initiatives

Exhibitors will display the latest technology products and services at the conference. A list of current exhibitors is available at

 For complete event details, please visit the Gartner Symposium Web site at

 Members of the media can register for the event by contacting Sony Shetty at

 Join the discussion on Twitter using #GartnerSYM.

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