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STAMFORD, Conn., March 29, 2017 View All Press Releases

Gartner Tech Growth & Innovation Conference 2017

Gartner Tech Growth & Innovation Conference 2017

June 19-21, 2017

Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach, Huntington Beach, CA

Tech providers are at the center of the business shift to digital. They have a dual responsibility to help their customers navigate the changes in technology and business operations while they are doing the same thing for their own business. The Gartner Tech Growth & Innovation Conference addresses how tech providers can recognize short- and long-term growth opportunities while making innovative adjustments to internal operations and management of the customer life cycle to position their organizations for success. The conference presents technologies for today and the future, business models using innovation, and a truly customer-centric sales and marketing organization.

350 technology industry leaders covering the following areas will attend the conference:

  • Corporate Strategy/Strategic Planning
  • Product Development and Management
  • Sales and Marketing

The Gartner Tech Growth & Innovation Conference agenda features 7 tracks:

  1. Capturing Today’s Growth Opportunities
  2. Infusing Innovation Into Operations
  3. Transforming the Customer Life Cycle
  4. Riding the Next Technology Waves
  5. Highlighted Sessions: Disruption
  6. Highlighted Sessions: IoT
  7. Highlighted Sessions: 24-hour Technologies

Keynote Speakers
Guest Keynote
Innovation@50x – Moving Companies at Startup Speeds: Steve Blank, Entrepreneur, Author, and Educator

Gartner Keynotes

  • Imperatives for Future Success – Make It Digital, Make It Programmable, Make It Smart: Daryl Plummer, VP & Gartner Fellow
  • What Enterprise Buyers Look for From Providers, and Trusted Advisor Selling – The Hard Work Is the Soft Work: Leigh McMullen, Research VP, Gartner
  • Unending Uncertainty – Seizing Opportunity in a World of the Unexpected: Helen Huntley, Research VP, Gartner
  • Infonomics – The Economics of Information in the Digital Business Era: Douglas Laney, VP Distinguished Analyst, Gartner
  • Performing While Transforming: Hank Barnes, Research VP, Gartner

Venue and Travel Details
The Gartner Tech Growth & Innovation Conference will take place at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach, Huntington Beach, CA. Visit the conference's website for complete venue and travel details.

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

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