8 - 12 November 2020 / Barcelona

Gartner IT Symposium 2020

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

Thousands of CIOs and IT executives come together in Barcelona to discuss key topics, including data and analytics, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), culture, customer experience, cybersecurity and more.

Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™ is the place to hone your leadership skills, refine your strategies and find the innovative technologies that will help you drive your business forward.

Here are some highlights from the 2019 conference:

  • Inspiring conversations from guest speakers such as Daniel Pink, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, Dame Stella Rimington and more
  • Insights from Gartner experts to guide CIOs and IT executives to develop and execute winning strategies
  • Meaningful connections between peers to work through common challenges faced by CIOs and IT executives
  • Technology solutions to help attendees meet their mission-critical priorities


Technology & Information

Examine the opportunities and risks in adopting emerging technologies such as AI, the Internet of Things (IoT), blockchain and digital twins to help shape and accelerate your digital transformation journey.



Challenge how you think about leadership in a digital society and discover new approaches for each level of leadership and the enterprise culture as a whole.


Business Strategy

Enterprise business model success requires strategies and tactics to make complex business challenges simpler. Discover business strategy tools and techniques to turn complexity and chaos into real strategy execution initiatives.


Date & location:

Date: 8-12 November 2020
Venue: Centre Convencions Internacional Barcelona (CCIB), Spain