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STAMFORD, Conn., January 6, 2017 View All Press Releases

Gartner Announces Data & Analytics Summit 2017


Data & Analytics Summit 2017


March 6 – 9, 2017


Gaylord Texan Hotel & Convention Center, Grapevine, TX


Lead in the Age of Infinite Possibilities

Data and analytics are taking center stage as the single most powerful catalyst for change in the enterprise. Gartner’s Data & Analytics Summit embraces the full range of information and analytics challenges faced by today’s IT and business leaders. Gartner analysts and guest speakers will discuss how to:

  • Build and execute an effective, holistic data and analytics strategy
  • Prepare for trends such as AI, Hadoop, IoT, and Blockchain
  • Maximize the impact of Business Intelligence and Master Data Management programs
  • Establish effective information governance for better quality, privacy, and security


2,500 attendees in the following roles will attend the summit:

  • Analytics, Information Management, and Master Data Management Leaders
  • Senior IT and Business Leaders
  • Architects


Gartner’s Data & Analytics Summit agenda features 8 tracks covering the biggest data and analytics challenges and priorities:

  1. Leadership and Organization: Build the Data-Centric Team
  2. Business Outcomes and Strategy: Realize the Value
  3. Master Data Management: Curate Your Most Critical Data Assets
  4. Analytics for All: Reshape the Entire Enterprise
  5. Governance: Maximize Leverage and Control Chaos
  6. Architecture and Technology: Modernize the Foundation
  7. Advanced Capabilities: Be Sophisticated and Precise
  8. Innovation: Explore New Frontiers

Keynote Speakers

Guest Keynotes

  • An Interview with Mr. Robot Creator Sam Esmail: Sam Esmail, Creator/Writer, Mr. Robot
  • How Frustration Makes Us Creative: Tim Harford, Author/Columnist, Financial Times
  • Beyond Data – Leadership Without Chaos: Margaret Heffernan, CEO, Entrepreneur
  • The Impact Code: Nigel Risner, Inspirational Speaker

Gartner Keynotes

  • Connected! An Exploration on How to Live and Work in the Digital Society: Frank Buytendijk, VP & Gartner Fellow
  • Lead in the Age of Infinite Possibilities: Debra Logan, VP & Gartner Fellow, Kurt Schlegel, Research VP

The Solution Showcase

The Solution Showcase will bring together leading technology and service providers highlighting advances in technology through live demonstrations, face-to-face meetings, and dynamic presentations. A listing of current exhibitors is available on the Exhibitor Directory.

Venue and Travel Details

Gartner’s Data & Analytics Summit will take place at the Gaylord Texan Hotel & Convention Center in Grapevine, TX. Visit the summit’s website for complete venue and travel details.


Full-time journalists from pure media publications are eligible for a press pass. Please contact Amy Forni for details and to register:

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