Philip On – Vice President
SAP EIM Product Marketing
The digital economy is revving up and technology innovation is driving major disruption in every industry. As machines and devices get smarter, more data is being created at an exponential volume that offers meaningful insight for everything from predicting customer behavior to improving plant maintenance. Data is the fuel of the digital economy and every organization needs a way to figure out how to see the signal from the noise. Organizations that have a modern data and analytics platform to leverage all of their data and transform it into insight for action and innovation will effectively compete and win in the new digital business environment.
On Monday March 6th 2017 Gartner will be hosting their annual Data and Analytics Summit in the beautiful Grapevine, Texas. The event will be hosted at the Gaylord Texan Hotel & Convention Center. Gartner, being one of the most qualified and recognized leaders in independent technology research will be conducting and directing a number of sessions for professionals across the North American region to collaborate, network and experience together. In an ever growing digital era it becomes difficult to remember the importance and impact of in-person networking. I can assure you from previous attendance, Gartner’s shows are none to fail.
Here are some key drivers that you can expect to see this year at the Summit!
- More than 80% of attendees are Gartner clients
- 74% of Fortune 1000 and 75% of Global 500 companies are Gartner clients
- Endless Deep dive sessions with niche industry leaders.
- More than 90% of attendees have an active role in IT budgets
Gartner has driven the perfect opportunity for top niche leaders to share their solutions with you! If you are looking for an infectious and ever-growing learning experience with a conducive business driven culture, then this year’s Summit is the one for you.
By attending you will also learn the exciting innovations from SAP in support of delivering a modern data and analytics platform. I look forward to meeting you all!