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STAMFORD, Conn., August 30, 2017

Gartner Announces Identity & Access Management Summit 2017

Gartner Identity & Access Management Summit

November 28-30, 2017

Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV

Gartner Identity & Access Management Summit 2017 focuses on identity and access management (IAM) for digital success. Gartner analysts will talk about the latest strategies, tactics, and trends pertinent to IAM executives, managers, and architects. Key topics include:

  • Single Sign-On

  • Identity Governance Administration

  • Privileged Access Management

  • User Authentication Methods

  • Data Access Governance


  • Security executives including Chief Information Officers (CIOs) and Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs)

  • IAM leaders

  • IAM architects

Gartner Identity & Access Management Summit 2017 agenda features 5 tracks:

  1. Foundational Strategies in IAM

  2. Moving Your IAM Program Forward

  3. Building IAM for the Future

  4. TechInsights for Agile IAM Architectures

  5. Beyond the Checkbox: Security, Risk, and Privacy

Keynote Speakers
Guest Keynote Speaker
From Forecasting to Superforecasting: Dan Gardner, Journalist and co-author of the book Superforecasting – The Art and Science of Prediction

Gartner Keynote Speakers

  • Opening Keynote – Shift Into the Future With IAM: Mark Diodati, Research VP and David Anthony Mahdi, Research Director

  • Gartner Keynote – Connected! Exploring Life and Work in the Digital Society: Frank Buytendijk, VP & Gartner Fellow

  • Gartner Keynote – The IAM Magic Quadrants and Critical Capabilities: Gregg Kreizman, Research VP, Felix Gaehtgens, Research Director, and Rob Smith, Research Director

  • Closing Keynote – Redefining Trust for the Digital Era: Ant Allan, Research VP and Felix Gaehtgens, Research Director

The Solution Showcase
The Solution Showcase will bring together leading technology and service providers highlighting advances in technology through live demonstrations, face-to-face meetings, and dynamic presentations. A listing of current exhibitors is available on the Exhibitor Directory.

Venue and Travel Details
Visit the summit’s website for complete venue and travel details.

Full-time journalists from editorial publications are eligible for a press pass. Please contact Christy Pettey for details and to register:

Social Media
Join the discussion on Twitter using #GartnerIAM, as well as Gartner’s other social channels here.

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