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STAMFORD, Conn., September 20, 2022

Gartner Announces Keynote Speakers at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™, October 17-20, in Orlando

What: Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™ 2022

When: October 17-20, 2022

Where: Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort 

Press Registration: Full-time journalists from editorial publications are eligible for a press pass. Please contact Meghan Rimol DeLisi for additional details and registration requests:   

Details: Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™ 2022 is the world's most important gathering for CIOs and other IT executives. Over 8,000 CIOs and senior leaders will use the insights learned at this conference to meet the moment and make a difference by providing the vision and results needed to lift their organizations to the next level. Over the course of four days, attendees will hear from over 140 Gartner experts and 185 solution providers in 500+ sessions spanning technology & information, leadership and business strategy.

Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™ Keynote Speakers
At Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™, Gartner experts and key influencers will provide their unique views on leadership, culture, innovation and digital disruption.

Gartner Opening Keynote: Make the Difference, with Gartner analysts Tina Nunno, Kristin Moyer and Paul Proctor  

Guest Keynotes include:

  • Julie Sweet, Chair and CEO, Accenture 

  • General David H. Petraeus, Director, CIA (2011-2012), Commander of U.S. and International Security Assistance Forces-Afghanistan (2010-2011); Partner, KKR

  • Mike Krzyzewski, Head Men's Basketball Coach, Duke University (1980 – 2022)

  • Nicole Malachowski, First Woman Thunderbird Pilot; Combat Veteran, Fighter Squadron Commander; White House Fellow and Adviser 

  • Emmanuel Acho, NYT Bestselling Author, Emmy Award Winner, Host & Fox Sports Analyst

Featured Presentations & Executive Insights:

  • CIO Panel: Overcoming Diversity Challenges — Getting to CIO and Beyond

  • Brian Gattoni, Chief Technology Officer, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA): Preparing for Tomorrow’s Risks During Today’s Crisis

  • Anupam Khare, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Oshkosh Corporation: Transform Your Culture to Transform Your Impact 

  • Dev Ganguly, Chief Operating Officer, Jackson Financial Inc.: Platforms & Ecosystem Strategies for Digital Transformation

  • Creating an Incubator for Innovation & Talent Cultivation at AAA

IT Xpo
IT Xpo, a solution showcase teeming with nearly 200 leading providers of IT solutions, will highlight the next steps in technology through live demonstrations, virtual meetings with exhibitors, and fast-paced presentations on key technology directions.

For complete conference details, please visit Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™ 2022

Social Media: Join the discussion on social media using #GartnerSYM.

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