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The World’s Most Important Gathering of CIOs and IT Executives™

Guiding CIOs and IT executives to accelerate digital business

CIOs and IT executives joined Gartner experts virtually, over three days to share valuable insights on accelerating digital business, future of work, cybersecurity and much more. Attendees explored how to build on their momentum to enhance customer engagement, generate new revenue and serve customers and citizens. The conference offered the tools, insights and guidance needed to prioritize what to accelerate, unlock resources for digital investments, and make meaningful cultural changes.At the conference, the top 5 priorities that CIOs and IT executives met on included:

  1. Building successful ecosystems through partnerships
  2. Attracting and retaining top talent
  3. Mastering business composability
  4. Utilizing synthetic data for personal data sovereignty
  5. Reinventing hybrid work based on human-centricity

We hope you enjoyed the virtual 2021 Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo! If you weren’t able to attend this year, view the agenda topics to see what was covered at the conference.

We are planning Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo 2022 and look forward to sharing the dates and program in the coming months.

Leading today and tomorrow

CIOs are demonstrating outstanding leadership. This year, build from that experience to embrace new approaches to leadership and strategic decision making to lead in a dynamic world.

Innovative technologies

What’s next in a changing world? Leverage emerging technologies to help shape alternative work styles, flexible supply chains and innovatively automated actions through artificial intelligence.

Business continuity

Shape technology to respond to adversity. Discover digital business strategic planning tools and techniques to achieve business continuity.