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STAMFORD, Conn., June 27, 2017

Gartner Announces Catalyst Conference 2017

What: Gartner Catalyst Conference 2017

When: August 21-24, 2017

Where: Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, CA. : August 21-24, 2017

Details: The Gartner Catalyst Conference 2017 provides practical solutions, actionable advice & principled objectivity in ways you won’t find anywhere else. Technically focused & committed to pragmatic, how-to content, the conference is designed to provide a blueprint for project planning & execution

Through six conference tracks and four "journeys" tailored to specific roles, attendees will learn how to:

  • Build data and analytics architectures
  • Leverage DevOps to increase data center agility
  • Create scalable security and identity architectures 
  • Develop innovative software architectures and practices
  • Formulate and execute your IoT strategy
  • Make sense of blockchain and how to use it
  • Understand the impact of AI and machine learning
  • Take mobility from strategy to execution
  • Achieve digital workplace productivity
  • Explore public and hybrid cloud strategies and cloud-native solutions

*Opening Keynote: Three Keys to Architect Your Digital Future – Gartner analysts Danny Brian and Mindy Cancila

*Guest Keynote: Transforming Scarcity to Abundance - Peter Diamandis Chairman and CEO, XPRIZE Foundation; Executive Chairman, Singularity University and Author X-Prize Foundation

*Guest Keynote: Grit to Great: How Perseverance, Passion and Pluck Take You from Ordinary to Extraordinary - Linda Kaplan Thaler, is an American advertising and non-fiction writer, and President, Kaplan Thaler Production

*Closing Keynote: The Foundation of Your Digital Future Starts Today – Kirk Knoernschild, Gartner Research VP

The TechZone at the event will bring together leading technology and service providers highlighting the next steps in technology through live demonstrations, face-to-face meetings, and fast-paced presentations. A listing of current exhibitors is available on the Exhibitor Directory.

For complete event details, please visit the Gartner Catalyst Conference 2017 website. Members of the media can register for the event by contacting Christy Pettey at

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