Session Types

At Gartner Catalyst Conference 2017 you’ll receive multiple interactive and one-on-one learning opportunities, as well as research content delivered in a variety of session formats:


Hear a variety of viewpoints from a panel of technical experts.


Real-world use cases presented by invited guests.


Deep-dive demos of core technologies presented by Gartner analysts.

Peer Meetups

Best-practice sharing and connecting with thousands of like-minded peers.

Tech Bakeoff

An opportunity to evaluate tools and solutions: Gartner-selected vendors face off to demonstrate their solutions on stage in real time.

Crossfire Sessions

High-energy, debate-style sessions.


Drill down on specific “how to” conference topics in a small group environment led by Gartner or guest experts.

Analyst-user roundtables

Hear what conference peers are experiencing around relevant topics in these Gartner analyst-moderated sessions.

Networking meals and receptions

Continue conversations, share insights and get to know your peers during these informal breaks.

Affinity group sessions

Complimentary yoga class and group runs with fellow attendees. Get outside and see the light of day! (You’ll be in San Diego, after all.)

Book early for best availability.

Gartner Catalyst Conference 2017
Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, 1 Market Pl,San Diego,CA92101
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