Regularly, a selection of inspiring online webinars with our analysts is put together for your convenience (on demand). However, we recommend you refer to the constantly updated comprehensive list of webinars available from Gartner website. Webinars are in English and accessible free of charge.
The Gartner CEO Survey 2020: Implications for CIOs
April 07, 2020, 4:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: Mark Raskino
Every year Gartner conducts a global survey to understand CEOs’ business priorities and their views on technology-related matters. This complimentary webinar delves into the latest findings, their implications for corporate business and technology leaders, and the actions Gartner believes CIOs need to consider.
The CIO’s Guide to RPA and Introduction to Hyperautomation
April 07, 2020, 5:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: Frances Kramouzis
It is clear that robotic process automation (RPA) is one of the most highly discussed areas of automation across all industries and geographic markets. Data from Gartner shows that RPA software growth has doubled while RPA services are growing at triple digit rates. Automation arbitrage, a term Gartner uses to describe the recalibration of human labor to drive business outcomes is one of the biggest enablers in this coming decade. In this complimentary webinar, we provide CIOs with the insights they need to cut through the RPA hype and get started hyperautomation.
Panel Discussion: Remote Work During COVID-19 and Beyond
April 08, 2020, 4:00 p.m. CEST, analysts: Helen Poitevin, Adam Preset, Zack Hutto, Deborah Alvord, Ryan Hill
The COVID-19 pandemic forced companies to reassess their approach to remote work, be it expanding their established capabilities or just starting a program out of necessity. What are the needs and ramifications of this new reality, from technology to legal to culture? What will this mean for the future of remote work, even as the coronavirus pandemic abates? This complimentary video discussion webinar brings together a cross-functional panel of Gartner experts to address the remote work challenges most impacting your organization and the best practices to resolve them.
IT Spending Forecast, 1Q20 Update: It Will Get Worse Before It Gets Better
April 14, 2020, 4:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: John David Lovelock
What will be the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on global IT spending in 2020? The COVID-19 response is highly fluid. Government actions are changing and expanding daily. Clearly, the world is only at the beginning of this crisis, and it is going to get worse before it gets better. This complimentary webinar will help you better determine what to expect and how to react to it.
Prepare Retailers to Survive and Thrive Through Disruptive Turns
April 16, 2020, 11:00 a.m. CEST, analyst: Miriam Burt
The 2020 Gartner CIO Agenda challenges the idea that a “turn” or crisis is always something to fear. A prepared enterprise thrives in this environment and emerges as a stronger and more competitive force. What makes the difference? This complimentary webinar determines what allows capable IT organizations to thrive and gain competitive advantage when tested, especially in the retail sector.
How Vendors Can Mitigate COVID-19’s Impact on Vertical Industries
April 16, 2020, 4:00 p.m. CEST, analysts: Moutusi Sau, Venecia Liu
As COVID-19 upends business and operations globally, its effects reverberate across all the vertical industries. To effectively plan for the future, vendors need to understand how technology will be an integral part of this changing business scenario and what it means for them. This complimentary webinar covers various scenarios for vertical industries’ short- and long-term technology investment. We suggest ways vendors can be most helpful to the vertical industries in this fast-changing situation.
Unpacking Blockchain Myths From the Reality
April 20, 2020, 4:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: David Groombridge
Blockchain has transcended its bitcoin-related origins to reveal itself as a disruptive collection of technologies that can have an enormous impact on business and society. In this complimentary webinar, we look at how you can cut through the hype and apply blockchain for maximum benefit.
Leading Through COVID-19: 10 Rules For Rapid IT Spend Reduction
April 22, 2020, 6:00 a.m. CEST, analyst: Chris Ganly
In an uncertain and pressurized economic environment, such as the current COVID-19 crisis, organizations can face the challenge of realizing immediate IT cost savings. CIOs need to determine how to approach cost cutting in the least damaging way to the medium- and long-term health of the business.This complimentary webinar provides 10 rules for successful IT cost cutting.
Shift Volume to Self-Service and Digital Channels
April 22, 2020, 4:00 p.m. CEST, analysts: Philip Jenkins, John Quaglietta
During the COVID-19 crisis, leading with self-service can transform your organization’s cost to serve and improve customer experience. Customers tend to prefer self-service over assisted channels as it is readily available and eliminates wait time with an agent. Self-service options must be designed for low effort and high success, or customers will abandon and switch to higher-cost assisted channels. This complimentary webinar will help you identify the most effective self-service strategy and navigate how to quickly direct customers to the correct channel during this crisis.
Leading Through COVID-19: Emerge Stronger in Automotive and Smart Mobility
April 23, 2020, 3:00 p.m. CEST, analysts: Frank Ridder, Pedro Pacheco, Michael Ramsey
Soon it will become clear that companies who are pivoting their business models now, pay attention to where the consumer is going, and invest in the right technologies will emerge stronger. The pillars of transformation in automotive may be shaken and new ones may emerge. In this complimentary webinar, Gartner automotive research experts look at how the world may be reshaped and how your company can take advantage of it.
Leading Through COVID-19: Post-Pandemic Opportunities for Manufacturing Industries
April 24, 2020, 3:00 p.m. CEST, analysts: Frank Ridder, Marc Halpern, Ron Kumar
COVID-19 is a massive disruptor for manufacturing industries, which is resulting in a radical reaction from businesses. Factory closures, short-time work, and salary and job cuts are significantly impacting lives around the world. However, there is also room for opportunity, as manufacturing can use this time to focus on projects that were halted, clean up IT and supply chain inefficiencies, and reset their product catalogue and strategy. This complimentary webinar focuses on mid-term actions and long-term opportunities in industrial manufacturing amid disruption.
Leading Through COVID-19: How Finance Leaders Are Navigating Q2
April 24, 2020, 5:00 p.m. CEST, analysts: Craig Wilton, Dennis Gannon, Sanil Solanki, Nicole Kyle, Ashwani Gupta
Find out how CFOs and senior finance leaders are responding to the COVID-19 situation. Join this complimentary webinar to understand some of the major priorities finance executives are working through during these uncertain times. Get the latest Gartner Finance insights on how CFOs and senior finance leaders can take action now to set their organizations up for success in the long-term.
Strategy’s New Execution Mandate
April 28, 2020, 5:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: Brook Sealassie
The increase in enterprise-wide transformational efforts amid high levels of market disruption creates unprecedented strategy execution challenges that traditional tactics cannot address. As a result, strategists cite slow execution as their top concern, with a mere 30% confident in their ability to solve this challenge. This complimentary webinar reveals the next-generation strategy execution playbook, based on project level execution data from more than 200 senior executives and mid-level managers. Strategy executives will discover practical tactics and tools for tackling execution challenges, such as insufficient visibility into the organization, firefighting mentality and change fatigue.
Leading Through COVID-19: Disrupting Traditional Approaches to Create a Resilient Innovation Funding Model
April 29, 2020, 5:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: Michelle Bazargan
The pace of global disruption and digitization forces companies to become agile in every process to succeed. This complimentary webinar will help CIOs leading innovation to develop foundational and flexible approaches for funding innovation to increase agility and growth, while balancing financial expectations in every market situation.
Leading Through COVID-19: Cross-Functional Strategy for Returning to the Workplace
April 30, 2020, 3:00 p.m. CEST, analysts: Brian Kropp, Elisabeth Joyce, Igne Pupelyte , Drew Tanenbaum, Nicole Kyle, Greg Li
The COVID-19 pandemic drove a majority of organizations to close office locations and facilities worldwide. Leaders are now developing steps to take to bring their employees back to work safely and efficiently. Discover who should be involved in the returning to work process, the varying perspectives involved, and how organizations are preparing their facilities, leaders, employees, and policies for an effective return to work. This complimentary webinar brings together a cross-functional panel of Gartner experts to address return-to-work challenges and how to solve them collaboratively.
Leading Through COVID-19: Adapting B2B Digital Marketing Strategies to Build Confidence
April 30, 2020, 4:00 p.m. CEST, analysts: Kyle Rees, Cody Stack
COVID-19 has made one thing abundantly clear: brands and companies that are flexible with their marketing tactics stand a better chance of overcoming the different phases of the pandemic. Just like their peers across other industries and go-to-market models, B2B brands are not spared from this hard reality. This complimentary webinar explores ways in which B2B brands have used digital channels to respond to the COVID-19 crisis, and offers foundational best practices to build and sustain customer confidence.
Business Continuity Management: Pandemic Planning Briefing
On-demand, analysts: Jim Mello, Donna Medeiros
Business continuity management is well underway at most organizations. As Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) rapidly impacts our lives and organizations, business continuity management is now more important than ever. This complimentary webinar covers 10 steps for pandemic preparedness, crisis management solutions, and the power of data and analytics. We also look at how technology is even more critical for business success in this new environment.
There are several external data sources that provide timely Coronavirus (COVID-19) status updates, including the World Health Organization (WHO), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC).
Fighting Ransomware in Midsize Enterprises
On-demand, analyst: Paul Furtado
Ransomware continues to wreak havoc in businesses globally. This complimentary security and risk webinar provides insights on how to best protect your midsize business and how to recover in the event you are compromised. We discuss best practices and some “no cost” activities to help thwart the bad actors.
How Your Business Can Respond to Coronavirus (COVID-19)
On-demand, 14.00 CET, analysts: Venecia Liu, Donna Medeiros, Roberta Witty
Business continuity management is well underway at most organizations. Whether COVID-19 Coronavirus officially becomes a pandemic or not, more planning is needed. This complimentary webinar covers 10 steps for pandemic preparedness, crisis management solutions, and the power of data and analytics. We also look at how technology is even more critical for business success in this new environment.
There are several external data sources that provide timely COVID-19 status updates, including the World Health Organization (WHO), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC).
Without Great Employee Experience, You Can Forget Great Customer Experience
On-demand, analyst: Gene Phifer
The key to great customer experience (CX) is an engaged employee base focused on customer service. In other words, if you want great CX, you must have great employee experience (EX). This complimentary customer experience webinar reveals how leading enterprises deliver powerful and compelling employee experiences, and the models, methodologies and technologies needed for great EX.
How Enterprise Architects Develop and Deliver Innovation
On-demand, analyst: Philip Allega
Many technologies could solve the challenges and opportunities facing any organization. The question IT leaders must answer is, “Which ones are right for my organization, and when?” IT and non-IT executives alike frequently turn to their enterprise architecture programs for answers. The technologies change, but the variables for innovation appetite remain the same. The appetite for innovation, however, can vary from person to person within an organization. This complimentary webinar explores how EA leaders can determine the appetite for innovation, set proper expectations and help deliver technology innovation for the entire organization.
Translate Growth Into Profits: New Cost Optimization Approaches
On-demand, analyst: Samantha Ellison
CFOs struggle to help the business translate growth into profits. Total cost structure has been growing faster than top-line revenue since 2013, and returns on invested capital have steadily declined. Don’t leave unrealized value on the table. This complimentary finance webinar reveals new cost optimization approaches to help you successfully earn a faster payback period on growth initiatives.
Coronavirus Outbreak: CIOs’ Short- and Long-term Actions
On-demand, analyst: Roberta Witty
The Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has disrupted operations with prolonged impacts on business continuity, mode of working and growth patterns. CIOs must respond to the crisis with both short-term and long-term actions to make quick fixes, increase resilience to future disruptions and prepare for growth. This complimentary webinar helps you determine how to address Coronavirus business disruption now and going forward.