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Evolve your application strategy to drive digital transformation

Japanese enterprises’ endeavors for digital transformation (innovation to drive the digital business) are becoming more and more serious than ever. Also, various enterprise-level efforts such as for generation of new business models by technologies and for realization of dramatic improvements in traditional business operation efficiency are more widely expanding in Japan.

To realize the digital transformation, Gartner recommends creation of a digital platform to connect customers, things, ecosystem, data and internal systems with each other. In today’s business environment, enterprise applications cover not only the scope of the internal transactional systems but also encompass the parts to connect other business components of digital platform. In other words, transformational changes in enterprise applications is the key to digital transformation realization.

How are we going to change enterprise application? The Application Strategy shows the road to successful digital transformation and the Application Architecture shapes the Application Strategy. Then, this transformation needs agility. Do NOT take too much time in planning and implementation of new strategies and architecture. By adopting new technologies and capitalizing on people development, a mechanisms for agility to respond quickly to emerging business needs must be established.

In this summit, we focus on "Application Strategy" and "Application Architecture" and Gartner top-notch global and local analysts provide various insights based on Gartner's recent research results and case studies so that all stakeholders involved in enterprise application engagement can get useful tips on what should be performed for digital transformation realization.

Our Summit was designed for individuals in the following roles
Roles include:
  • CIOs
Roles Include:
  • Business Application
  • SaaS Development
  • Mobile/Cloud/Web
Roles Include:
  • Application Infrastructure Operations
Roles Include:
  • Business Management
  • Business Development
Business Managers

Features & Benefits


Our 2018 agenda features comprehensive contenst to drill down on your hottest topics based on your role, experienced level and key focus.

Hot Topics to be Covered

  • Enterprise application strategy to drive the business strategy
  • Application architecture to shape the application strategy
  • Post-modern ERP strategy to provide agility and flexibility to enterprise applications
  • People development, work style innovation and data utilization to support the digital platform


Listen to inspirational guest keynote speakers; and learn from Gartner analysts – the foremost experts in their areas of focus. 

Featured Speakers

  • Naomi Tomita
    Naomi Tomita

    President & CEO

    hapi-robo st, Inc.

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  • Tatsuyuki Negoro
    Tatsuyuki Negoro


    WASEDA University, Waseda Business School

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  • Keiji Taguchi
    Keiji Taguchi

    Chief Information Officer

    Open House Co., Ltd.

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Meet the Solution Providers at the Forefront of IT

The Gartner Enterprise Application Strategy & Application Architecture Summit will help you develop a "short list" of technology and service providers who can meet your particular needs. You'll receive exclusive access to some of the world's leading technology and service providers in a variety of settings.




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Venue & Travel

Tokyo, Japan


Tokyo Conference Center Shinagawa
Area Shinagawa 3rd, 4th & 5th Floor, 1-9-36 Konan, Minato-ku
Tokyo, Japan - 108-0075