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Manage Risk. Build Trust. Embrace Change.

Productivity. Agility. Efficiency. Profit. Customer Satisfaction.
Digital business can yield many positive outcomes, however, it also exposes organizations to new threats and risks. The volume and velocity of digital business present security and risk practitioners with unprecedented challenges.

To realize the true potential of digital business, security and risk leaders must deliver a program that establishes the enterprise, with its systems and employees, as a trusted participant in the digital economy. This requires organizations to use an adaptive security architecture that leverages intelligence, as well as intelligent systems, to enable context-aware security control.

Building resilient digital business systems, that are versatile and dynamic, allows security and risk leaders to anticipate and head off increasingly dangerous cyber threats. 

At the 2017 Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit you will learn how to use proven practices, as well as innovative technologies and methods, to help you manage the increasing cybersecurity risks without unnecessarily inhibiting your business.

Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit was designed for individuals in the following roles:
Roles include:
  • Security & risk management
  • Business/IT security alignment
  • IT/OT security integration
  • Governance and policy setting
  • Creating a risk-aware culture
  • People-centric security  
CIOs, CSOs, CISOs, CROs, and their teams
Roles include:
  • BCM program management
  • BCM standards and organization
  • Supplier management/third party risk
  • BCM metrics
  • Cloud service provider risk
  • IT-DRM exercise automation
  • 24/7 continuous application availability
  • Data replication alternatives and strategies
Business continuity and IT disaster recovery managers
Roles include:
  • Digital risks in financial services
  • Operational technology risks
  • GRC application strategy
  • Information governance
  • Big data litigation and regulatory risks
Governance, risk and compliance consultants
Roles include:
  • Mobile application & security
  • Social media & security
  • Consumerization
  • Advanced targeted threats  
  • Incident response
  • Cybersecurity
  • Cloud computing security
  • Addressing emerging threats
Network security manager, security executives and directors

What You Will Learn

  • Infrastructure Protection
  • Identity Access Management
  • Application Security
  • Cloud Security
  • Mobile Security
  • Data Security
  • BCP/DR

Features & Benefits

  • Gartner Analyst Sessions: Gartner analysts presenting select research, targeted to your priorities
  • Gartner Analyst One-on-One Meetings: Sit privately for 30 minutes with a Gartner analyst specializing in a topic you'd like to discuss
  • Exhibitor Access: Exclusive access to select exhibitors to make informed decisions
  • Group Rate Discount: Maximize your learning by attending as a group 
  • Network With Peers: Hundreds of senior business and IT leaders will convene to interact and share their knowledge and objectives 
  • Earn CPE credits: Earn CPE credits toward certification programs of (ISC)2, ISACA, ITCA and DRII by attending the summit

What's Included

  • Gartner Analyst Sessions
  • Gartner Analyst One-on-One Meetings
  • Networking receptions

Want to learn more? Click here to see what our Security & Risk Management Summit Summit offers 

Frequently Asked Questions

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Our Agenda will feature comprehensive tracks to drill down on your hottest topics, with track sessions tagged to help you create a customized agenda based on your role, experience level and key focus.

2017 Content Coverage

  • Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) Program: Paving the Way for Algorithmic Business    
    As businesses go digital, the “control everything” approach won’t work anymore. CISOs must recognize business goals, and assess and communicate risks in business terms. Learn how to cement your role as a business leader, communicator and go-to problem solver.
  • Security Program: Building Trust and Resilience With Agile Security
    Get practical strategies to build a trusted, resilient environment for digital business and agile IT. As new business practices bring new threats, security must evolve — without neglecting legacy infrastructure. Learn how to support the new and improve the old.
  • Risk Management and Compliance Program: Managing Risk on the Road to Digital
    Digital risks are expanding as more data and technologies are woven into the fabric of the business. The evolving compliance and regulatory landscape compounds the complexity of these risks. This program highlights new digital risks and how to mitigate them.

Hot Topics to be Covered

  • Risks and opportunities blockchain, artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things
  • Cybersecurity, threat management and context-aware digital trust
  • Enabling safer cloud computing
  • Mobile security for digital business
  • Privacy and data security(GDPR)
  • Protecting vital infrastructure
  • Informed risk governance
  • Adaptive security architecture
  • People-centric security strategies
  • Agile strategies to secure digital business

Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) Circle

Are you the most senior security decision maker in your enterprise? 
If so, you may qualify for the CISO Circle, a members-only leadership experience for new, existing, and emerging CISOs. 

The CISO Circle provides chief information security officers (CISOs) an enhanced experience through exclusive presentations. Participants have the chance to form valuable peer connections, hone their leadership skills and understand how to best advance business objectives with successful IT innovation.
The only event in security worth attending!

- Security Governance, Sogei


Listen to inspirational guest keynote speakers; hear from Gartner-invited end-user case study speakers – real practitioners with real-world knowledge; and learn from Gartner analysts – the foremost experts in their areas of focus. 

Featured Speakers

  • Hiroshi Ito
    Hiroshi Ito

    Deputy Director

    Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)

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  • Keisuke Kamata
    Keisuke Kamata

    Board Member

    Financials ISAC Japan

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Meet the Solution Providers at the Forefront of Security & Risk Management

The Gartner Security & Risk Management 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 solution 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

Grand Prince Hotel New Takanawa
3-13-1 Takanawa, Minato-ku
Tokyo, Japan

Shinagawa Prince Hotel
10-30 Takanawa 4-chome, Minato-ku
Tokyo, Japan