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STAMFORD, Conn, November 9, 2020

Gartner Announces Gartner Marketing Symposium/Xpo 2020

What: Gartner Marketing Symposium/Xpo 2020

When: December 1-3, 2020

Where: Virtual

Details: CMOs and marketing leaders are taking on more responsibility than ever before and, as a result, are feeling the pressure to deliver more value toward achieving business objectives. Marketing budgets have dropped 11% below company revenue, while marketing is taking over more control over customer experience (CX) initiatives.

Gartner Marketing Symposium/Xpo 2020 provides CMOs and other senior marketing leaders the insights and data they need to grow revenue, drive CX and lead digital innovation amid unprecedented times.

The Gartner Marketing Symposium/Xpo agenda features seven comprehensive tracks allowing marketing leaders to take a deep dive into a broad range of topics focused on the most pressing issues they face today:

  • Lead and Innovate in Marketing
  • Inform Decision Making with Insights, Data & Analytics
  • Deliver Exceptional Customer Experiences
  • Drive Results through Multichannel Marketing
  • Generate Revenue through Sales
  • Explore Emerging Trends and Technology
  • Achieve Your Goals as a CMO

Featured Speakers:

  • Bob Iger, Executive Chairman, The Walt Disney Company
  • Nathalie Nahai, Psychology and Digital Strategist, Award-winning Speaker — The Psychology Strategies Behind Persuasive Brands

The Exhibit Showcase at the event will provide exclusive access to some of the world’s leading marketing and digital service providers, featuring live demonstrations, virtual meetings and information-packed presentations. A listing of current exhibitors is available on the Exhibitor Directory.

For complete event details, please visit the Gartner Marketing Symposium/Xpo website. Members of the media can register for the event by contacting

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About the Gartner Marketing Symposium/Xpo

Gartner analysts will provide additional insights during Gartner Marketing Symposium/Xpo, which takes place virtually, December 1-3, 2020. The conference provides marketing leaders actionable advice about the trends, tools and emerging technologies they need to deliver business results. Gartner analysts address the biggest opportunities, challenges and priorities marketers face today, including data and analytics, customer experience, content marketing, customer insight, marketing technology (martech) and multichannel marketing. Follow news and updates for the event on Twitter at #GartnerMKTG.


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