Press Release


STAMFORD, Conn., October 27, 2021

Gartner Announces Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Cloud Strategies Conference 2021, Americas

What: Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Cloud Strategies Conference 2021

When: December 6-8, 2021

Where: Virtual

Members of the media can register for the conference by contacting  

Details: Around the world, organizations and entire industries have been forced to regroup and reassess how they do business. Infrastructure and operations (I&O) leaders have had to change plans rapidly to adjust to remote workforces and cost pressures, and keep core systems operational and resilient. At the Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Cloud Strategies Conference 2021, IT leaders will learn how to adapt innovate IT I&O to deliver competitive advantage in a world that is full of disruption.

Audience and Topics: The conference will feature 60+ Gartner experts and 80+ research-driven sessions. The audience will consist of IT executives, IT infrastructure leaders, IT operations leaders and cloud leaders.  

The conference agenda features seven comprehensive programs and Spotlight Tracks that take a deep dive into a broad range of topics – from cloud migration strategies and the impact of edge environments, to staffing and leadership. Gartner analyst sessions will be available to registered attendees on-demand for 90 days following the conclusion of the conference.

Keynote Speakers

  • Gartner Opening Keynote: Adaptive Resilience to Empower the Anywhere Business with VP Analysts Dennis Smith, Julia Palmer and Douglas Toombs
  • Gartner Keynote: Powering Your I&O Success with Diversity and Inclusion with Gartner distinguished research vice president Debra Logan
  • Guest Keynote: Intentional Leadership with Carla Harris, Vice Chairman, Managing Director and Senior Client Advisor at Morgan Stanley

Exhibit Showcase: The virtual Exhibit Showcase at the Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Cloud Strategies Conference will bring together leading technology and service providers highlighting the I&O tools. A listing of current exhibitors is available on the Exhibitor Directory.

Registration: Full-time journalists from editorial publications are eligible for a press pass. Please contact Katie Costello for additional details and registration requests:

Social Media: Join the discussion on social media using @Gartner_IT and #GartnerIO.

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