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STAMFORD, Conn., February 17, 2016 View All Press Releases

Gartner Announces Enterprise Architecture Summit 2016

May 11-12, 2016 at Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor, MD

Leading Digital Business Innovation and Transformation

Details:   With an emphasis on emerging technologies and pragmatic best practices needed to develop world-class EA, Gartner Enterprise Architecture Summit 2016, will help EA practitioners take their place on the front lines of digital business strategy formation and execution. Strategies on how to maximize the value and minimize the risks of investments in cloud, big data, analytics and mobility — and explore the impacts of trends and technologies that every enterprise architect must master will be addressed at the Summit.

Hot topics to be covered:

  • Empowering Enterprise Architects to lead digital business strategy
  • Encouraging a culture of innovation and agility
  • Delivering business outcomes and measurable value
  • Leveraging bimodal business and IT
  • Mastering disruptive technologies and trends


Guest Keynote:

  • Don Tapscott, CEO, The Tapscott Group



  • Architecting the Digital Business

Betsy Burton, VP & Distinguished Analyst

Dennis Gaughan, Managing VP

  • The Top Emerging Business/Technology Trends You Need to Follow Today

Don Scheibenreif, VP & Distinguished Analyst

  • What is True?  What is Real? Critiquing Everything Data-Driven

Frank Buytendijk, VP & Distinguished Analyst

  • The Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2016

David W Cearley, VP & Gartner Fellow


The latest solutions and tools will be demonstrated by a number of companies exhibiting at the Summit. A listing of current exhibitors is available on the Exhibitor Directory at!section_exhibitors 

Join the discussion on Twitter using #GartnerEA.

For complete event details, please visit the Gartner Enterprise Architecture Summit 2016:

Members of the media can register for the event by contacting: Viveca Woods at

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