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Securing Digital Business: Adapt. Transform. Scale.

Prepare to meet the pace and scale of today’s digital business. Take a comprehensive look at your cybersecurity, risk management and compliance strategies at Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2018. Offering the latest research and recommendations to help you transform your security strategy and build resilience across the enterprise, this year’s event delivers leading-edge thinking on key topics such as agile architectures, business continuity management (BCM), cloud security, privacy and securing IoT.

Join the world’s CISOs and top security and risk management professionals to hone your leadership capabilities and gather the information you need to enable digital business in a world of escalating risk.

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, CPOs 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 and 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


  • Gain insights to stay ahead of expanding scopes of responsibility & threats
  • Align security & risk strategies with enterprise objectives
  • Apply the latest techniques to tackle risks in cloud, OT, IoT and IT
  • Maximize enterprise ROI by using the latest BCM and enterprise resilience practices
  • Build a culture that drives security performance through employee engagement

See what attendees have said about why they learned

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
  • Analyst-User Roundtables: Hear how your colleagues from various industries tackle problems similar to yours
  • End-User Case Studies: We invite a number of end users to personally present leading-edge case studies and answer questions
  • Workshops: Intimate workshops provide an opportunity to drill down on specific "how to" topics in a small group environment
  • Exhibitor Access: Exclusive access to select exhibitors to make informed decisions
  • Solution Provider Sessions: Sponsor-led sessions feature some of the market's most fascinating solutions
  • Face-to-Face Sponsor Meetings: Discuss your technology requirements with qualified solutions providers
  • 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 
  • CISO Invitational Boardroom Program: By invitation only, participants can meet with solution providers in an intimate setting and network with peers in the CISO role
  • Gartner CISO Circle: Created exclusively for CISOs, you'll be joined together with the world’s foremost security and risk leaders to share in thought-leading peer networking and information exchange
  • Earn CPE credits: Earn CPE credits toward ISC2, ISACA, DRII, and BCI certification programs by attending the summit

What's Included


Frequently Asked Questions


Get answers to your questions here
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Agenda

The Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2018 agenda is not finalized yet. To get an idea of the type of content you can expect to see in the meantime, check out these materials from last year's conference: 


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2018 Conference Programs

  • Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) Program 
    The acceleration toward digital business has presented CISOs with new challenges. CISOs must understand business goals, quickly identify and assess associated risks, and communicate relevant risks to the business in business terms. Join us for the CISO Program and become a recognized business leader, superstar communicator and facilitator, and problem solver.
  • Security Trends and Capabilities Program
    Get practical methods and longer-term strategies to build a more trusted and resilient environment for digital business, and to support a more-agile-than-ever IT organization. As new business practices change the threat landscape, security programs must evolve without neglecting legacy infrastructure. Learn how to support the new and improve the old.
  • Technical Insights: Security Architecture Program
    Demands on information security and IT risk practitioners are increasing. The Technical Insights program focuses on the technical and tactical insights that enable risk-aware, business-outcome-focused architectures and solutions in rapidly changing IT and business environments.
  • Risk and Business Resilience Program
    Digital risks are expanding as more data sources and technologies are woven into the fabric of the business. Learn about the risks and complexities that you should expect in transitioning to digital business. Anticipate the unexpected and work to establish a disciplined approach of proactive risk management and recovery planning to support business resilience.
  • Marketplace for Security Program
    Designed for security technology providers, investors and media, this program explores the state of the security marketplace and growth opportunities. Learn what defines differentiated, compelling enterprise security products, services and customer interactions.

2018 Hot Topics

  • Cybersecurity, threat management and context-aware digital trust
  • Enabling safer cloud computing
  • Risks and opportunities of smart machines, artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things and operational technology
  • Data security and risk governance
  • Mobile security for digital business
  • Protecting vital infrastructure
  • Privacy and data security
  • Informed risk governance
  • Adaptive security architecture
  • People-centric security strategies
  • Agile strategies to secure digital business
The only event in security worth attending!

- Security Governance, Sogei

Optimize Your Attendance


You'll be able to add these Gartner exclusives to your agenda:

  • Admission to all Keynote sessions
  • Gartner Analyst One-on-Ones
  • Analyst User RoundTables
  • Workshops
  • End-User Case Studies
  • Solution Provider Showcase
  • Gartner CISO Circle



Speakers

Listen to inspirational guest keynote speakers; hear from Gartner-invited case study speakers – real practitioners with real-world knowledge; and learn from over 60 Gartner security analysts – the foremost experts in their areas of focus. 

2017 Highlighted Speakers

  • Jeffrey Wheatman
    Jeffrey Wheatman

    Research Director

    Gartner Research

  • Tom Scholtz
    Tom Scholtz

    VP

    Gartner Research

  • Roberta Witty
    Roberta Witty

    VP

    Gartner Research

What We Hear About Our Speakers


Gartner put on an excellent keynote, that not only demonstrated the security journey of the past but how we should use those experiences to take a more realistic approach to security today

- Senior IAM Technician, Standard Life PLC

Exhibitors

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 providers in a variety of settings.

  • Learn more about the exhibitor experience
  • Contact us to learn more about opportunities to exhibit

Venue & Travel

National Harbor, MD

Venue

Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
201 Waterfront St.
National Harbor, MD, United States - 20745


Accommodations


Gartner is pleased to offer a discounted rate for attendees. Please check back for additional details. 

Accommodations & Privacy Advisory


Gartner has been made aware that service providers, such as Exhibition Housing Management, have contacted a number of individuals who are attending our conference to offer hotel reservation services
and/or sell copies of the confidential attendee list. 

Please note that Gartner has NOT authorized them, or anyone else, to contact attendees on our behalf, nor does Gartner share/sell attendee contact information to anyone. 
Learn more on how to protect yourself from scamming attempts. ​