What’s Included

Workshops, roundtables, analyst one-on-ones and more. See what’s included in your registration.

At Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations Management & Data Center Conference 2017, you’ll have multiple structured and informal opportunities to interact with and learn from analysts, peers and exhibitors. In addition to all conference sessions, attendees are entitled to:

Gartner analyst one-on-one meetings*

Probe your plans, ideas and questions with the undivided attention of a Gartner analyst who can offer honest, objective guidance on the topics most important to your success. Choose up to two analysts for your one-on-ones. But remember these are always high in demand – book early!

Peer networking opportunities

Build new relationships, broaden your perspectives and uncover ways to problem-solve together with like-minded peers.

Two analyst-user roundtables*

Relax and share insights at these informal, Gartner-facilitated sessions, designed to maximize your learning through the lessons, approaches and experiences of fellow attendees.

First-time attendee orientation

If you’re new to this event or returning and would like a refresher, this session is a great way to get the lay of the land, meet fellow newcomers and get insight from the analyst conference chairs you can’t get anywhere else.

End-user case study sessions

Unique, and invited by Gartner, these real-world practitioners share their own lessons learned on challenges you may be likely to face.

Breakfasts, lunches and receptions

Relax and replenish at meal times and special evening receptions, all included in your registration fee.

Hands-on workshops*

Engage in lively dialogue, earnest debate and real problem solving as you and your peers work through important topics and find effective answers to difficult challenges.

Technical insights sessions

In-depth presentations by Gartner for Technical Professionals analysts who deliver tactically focused research and decision-support tools to help you better assess technologies and services.

Town Hall sessions

Attendees directly ask a panel of analysts questions or learn from questions posed by peers on topics such as cloud, storage, software-defined, integrated or hyperconverged systems, data center, IT operations and DevOps.

Diversity in IT sessions

Sessions with content devoted to culture change and gender diversity in the I&O organization.

Agenda planning

Explore innovative solutions in one convenient location, where you can quickly evaluate providers and source technologies that align with your priorities. Reach out to the Event Concierge for more hands-on help in building your agenda.

Senior Executive Circle

Are you the most senior I&O professional in your organization? Join us for a unique opportunity to engage with Gartner analysts and the most senior I&O leaders in attendance, as well as attend recommended sessions to optimize your conference experience. Learn more about the program here.

Alumni Benefits

As a thank you to our returning delegates, we offer fresh content, exclusive access to analyst one-on-ones and analyst-user roundtables as well as onsite benefits. Check our “What’s New” page to learn more.

*Subject to eligibility and availability. Preregistration required.

See if this is the right event for your role

Book early for best availability.