Gartner Webinars

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.

 

Upcoming Webinars

Leading Through COVID-19: Build the HR Leader’s Return-to-Workplace Playbook

 

May 05, 2020, 5:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: Brian Kropp

In 86% of organizations, HR leaders will be at the forefront of deciding how to reopen the organization as the COVID-19 pandemic winds down, weighing factors such as employee health, performance and engagement. CHROs will play a unique role by considering the order in which employees will return, environmental factors, employee experience, and whether the impact can be monitored. In this complimentary webinar, part of our Leading HR Through the Reset series, a panel of HR leaders shares their plans for returning to the workplace and how they plan to implement and monitor their strategies.

Leading Through COVID-19: Build the HR Leader’s Return-to-Workplace Playbook

 

Further Finance Insights to Manage 2020 Costs

May 07, 2020, 5:00 a.m. CEST, analyst: Vaughan Archer

Discover how finance leaders are responding to the impact of COVID-19 on their costs in the short, medium, and longer term. Here we look further into insights from the April 8 webinar “Leading Through COVID-19: Finance Leaders’ Guide to Manage Costs in 2020.” In this complimentary webinar, we provide the latest guidance and research to identify short-term reductions, while preparing to maximize long-term value. We look at Finance’s role in implementing cost optimization initiatives and monitoring their performance. Our experts will discuss how to educate the business about their operational impact on costs, and how to focus senior leadership on the most critical performance indicators and incentivizing cost savings.

Further Finance Insights to Manage 2020 Costs

 

IT Spending Forecast, 1Q20 Update – View From the Peak

May 07, 2020, 4:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: John Lovelock

Discover how the COVID-19 crisis impacts global IT spending in 2020 and the foreseeable future. The COVID-19 response continues to be highly fluid, and government actions progress daily. CFOs react quickly and decisively to certain revenue expectations, and non-essential industries are forced to redefine their approach to spending. This complimentary webinar will help you better determine how CIOs are likely to react, where IT spending will change, and what can be expected beyond 2020.

IT Spending Forecast, 1Q20 Update – View From the Peak

 

The Future of Applications & The Composable Enterprise

May 07, 2020, 5:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: Yefim Natis

Fast-paced, disruptive change is a daily reality for most organizations, but not all are equally prepared to manage it. Gartner’s Future of Applications research tracks the trends in business and IT that drive faster, safer, and more intelligent business and technology decisions. This complimentary webinar looks at the Composable Enterprise and Business-IT Continuum, the two foundational strategies of the Future of Applications, and the roadmap for application architects, planners, and leaders. Be better prepared for the abrupt changes brought on by the Coronavirus pandemic and future disruptions.

The Future of Applications & The Composable Enterprise

 

Gartner 5th Annual CDO Survey: Ways to Achieve Focus and Drive Impact

May 11, 2020, 5:00 p.m. CEST, analysts: Debra Logan, Mike Rollings, Lydia Clougherty Jones, Alan D. Duncan

The most successful CDOs become involved in strategic planning and establish a mission-driven culture by staying close to the business and promoting internal and external data sharing. This complimentary webinar examines these and other findings from “Gartner’s Fifth Annual CDO Survey” and their implications for your business.

Gartner 5th Annual CDO Survey: Ways to Achieve Focus and Drive Impact

 

Remote Work After COVID-19: New Normal or Pandemic Experiment?

May 12, 2020, 5:00 p.m. CEST, analysts: Ryan Hill, Josh Bittinger, Scott Engler

The COVID-19 pandemic upended conventions about work that can be done remotely. Organizations have been forced into adapting a remote-work regiment, but the broader issue is dependent on the return to the workplace: Will remote work continue, or was it an experiment? Your organization needs a framework to determine what work should stay remote and key considerations for how to implement remote work as a component of workforce strategy. This complimentary webinar, part of our Leading HR Through the Reset series, brings Gartner experts and emerging research together to depict the remote-work decisions facing leaders as they emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Remote Work After COVID-19: New Normal or Pandemic Experiment?

 

The Impact on Third-Party Risk Management Amid Uncertainty

May 12, 2020, 5:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: Lee Elliott

The global supply chain has been drastically impacted by COVID-19, as companies have been challenged to pivot quickly; thus, creating new challenges within the organization’s extended enterprise. Many organizations now confront higher-risk third-party partnerships that must be quickly onboarded, with fewer structures in place to monitor the relationship. This complimentary webinar explores the strategies you need to handle these new demands.

The Impact on Third-Party Risk Management Amid Uncertainty

 

Data’s Role in Government During Disruption

May 13, 2020, 4:00 p.m. CEST, analysts: Arthur Mickoleit, Ben Kaner

Governments’ urgent responses to the COVID-19 crisis highlights the use of data across government and society. There is renewed emphasis on using data to not only track infections, but for economic and financial planning, public safety responses, and more. This complimentary webinar looks at best practices governments can deploy to effectively provide public services, maintain public health and safety, and balance conflicting priorities.

Data’s Role in Government During Disruption

 

Gartner Invest Series: Quarterly Sector Outlook for IT Services

May 14, 2020, 4:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: Sandra Notardonato

Coming into 2020, the IT services industry was poised to grow at least 5%, supported by digital transformation spend. COVID-19 changed that trajectory. In this complimentary webinar, Gartner Invest presents the various growth scenarios that may unfold in 2020, and an updated view of the longer-term outlook, based on inputs from the buyer market, vendor ecosystem, and service providers. We will discuss the most recent market share data, with a focus on the future performance of the industry’s competitors.

Gartner Invest Series: Quarterly Sector Outlook for IT Services

 

Panel Discussion: Cost Optimization for Immediate and Continual Growth

May 15, 2020, 4:00 p.m. CEST, analysts: Sanil Solanki, Jason Boldt, Paul Lord, Dave Egloff, Ewan McIntyre

The COVID-19 crisis creates budget pressures for enterprises across the globe. Leaders across the enterprise must balance short-term cost cutting while enabling long-term growth. In this complimentary webinar, a cross-functional panel of Gartner experts, including IT, Sales, Marketing, Finance, and Supply Chain, looks at the steps your organization must take now and later to handle the impact of the pandemic and set yourself up for success as we enter the “new normal.”

Panel Discussion: Cost Optimization for Immediate and Continual Growth

 

Infrastructure & Operations – Respond, Recover, and Renew

May 15, 2020, 5:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: Roger Williams

The COVID-19 outbreak reinforces the importance of effective infrastructure and operations, with I&O teams taking bold actions to meet the unprecedented challenges posed by the pandemic response. The key concerns lie in immediate business needs, the areas requiring attention as on site duty is restored, and the steps that I&O can take to make itself and the organization stronger in the rebound after the pandemic.This complimentary webinar looks at how I&O leaders and CIOs can address the technology, staffing, and business challenges posed by the current crisis.

Infrastructure & Operations – Respond, Recover, and Renew

 

The Path Forward for Finance Leaders

May 19, 2020, 5:00 p.m. CEST, analysts: Dennis Gannon, Stephen Adams, Cliff Struhar, Jim Mello, Nancy F. Queally

How are chief finance officers proactively preparing their organizations to overcome the COVID-19 crisis? Over the past two months Gartner Finance Advisors spoke with thousands of CFOs and senior finance leaders to understand the measures they are taking or plan to take in the near future. This complimentary webinar looks at some of the most popular change tactics we have uncovered.

The Path Forward for Finance Leaders

 

How Midsize Enterprise CIOs and CFOs Align During Disruption

May 20, 2020, 3:00 p.m. CEST, analysts: Vivek Swaminathan, Mark Carroll, Alexander Bant 

During disruptive times, financial plans and IT strategies shift to accommodate changes in cash flow and technology demand. In that environment, how can midsize enterprise CIOs best position their IT budget to their CFO? In this complimentary webinar, CIOs will receive a glimpse into the CFOs’ world to determine how to best position IT capital investments for the organization to respond, recover, and renew.

How Midsize Enterprise CIOs and CFOs Align During Disruption

 

Gartner Invest Series: COVID-19’s Impact on Security Spend

May 20, 2020, 4:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: Frank Marsala 

The COVID-19 crisis will negatively impact security, much like it has other segments of IT. However, some security spending will not be discretionary. Certain demands cannot be ignored, such as endpoint protection, mobile threat security, and cloud security. This complimentary webinar offers a broad view of the impact of COVID-19 on security spending. We will explore findings from Gartner’s “Invest Insight: COVID-19’s Impact on Remote Work Security Segments,” providing clearer expectations from the near- and long-term impact of the crisis on each segment of the Gartner security forecast.

Gartner Invest Series: COVID-19’s Impact on Security Spend

 

Cost Optimization During Disruption – The Importance of CIO and CFO Partnership

May 21, 2020, 3:00 p.m. CEST, analysts: Jim McGittigan, Dennis Gannon

Digital transformation made the necessity of a strong partnership on IT spend between CIOs and CFOs evident – COVID-19 made building that bridge critical. IT faces constant pressure to cut costs, especially in a financial crisis. However, CIOs and CFOs must work together to enable true cost optimization so IT can better achieve short-term needs while putting the enterprise in a position for long-term growth. This complimentary webinar looks at what both IT and finance leaders must do to build the strongest bridge for cost optimization.

Cost Optimization During Disruption – The Importance of CIO and CFO Partnership

 

Leading Through COVID-19: 4 Psychological Hotspots of Transformation

May 21, 2020, 4:00 p.m. CEST, analysts: Jackie Fenn, Mary Mesaglio

The effects of a crisis on transformation can either be positive or negative. The primary factor is how leaders react to four psychological hotspots that get hotter — or cooler — when things suddenly change, as with COVID-19. This complimentary webinar examines four predictable psychological hotspots along the journey of technology transformation, and explores strategies to keep people positive and productive throughout the journey.

Leading Through COVID-19: 4 Psychological Hotspots of Transformation

 

The Reset: Reexamining AI Investment Strategies

May 26, 2020, 4:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: Fran Karamouzis

As we navigate and eventually emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic crisis, we are entering a new business era — the Reset. The Reset consists of three phases: Response, recovery and renewal. Organizations are reevaluating investment strategies for artificial intelligence and other hyperautomation initiatives. This complimentary webinar provides approaches to engage in these important investment discussions with business, IT, data and sourcing teams.

The Reset: Reexamining AI Investment Strategies

 

Reengineer Workforce Planning for Cost Savings and Transformation

May 26, 2020, 5:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: Scott Engler

Business disruption increased 260% in the last five years, and if anything, COVID-19 further turbocharged this disruption. However, even before the pandemic, chief human relations officers (CHROs) cited emerging tasks and responsibilities as the most disruptive change facing their workforce. Now, with COVID-19 upending this challenge, it begs the question, what if organizations have unconsciously been building the wrong workforce by relying on roles? This webinar will address the necessity to know where you need to reassign roles by skill and build internal skill sets for the future.

Reengineer Workforce Planning for Cost Savings and Transformation

 

Build a Best-in-Class Marketing Analytics Organization

May 27, 2020, 4:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: Lizzy Foo Kune

Nearly half of all marketers say their biggest challenge is building a competitive analytics organization. Technology is not enough – you need qualified people, but it’s getting harder to find them. Demand keeps rising in an already tight talent market as more brands make this a priority. This complimentary webinar looks at why you cannot wait to build your analytics team, what skills you need for a best-in-class organization, and if you might already have those skills in house.

Build a Best-in-Class Marketing Analytics Organization

 

A Manufacturer’s Guide to Manage Costs in 2020

May 28, 2020, 5:00 p.m. CEST, analysts: Ellen Eichhorn, Michael Ramsey, Ivar Berntz

During the COVID-19 crisis, manufacturing leaders are adapting to ensure resiliency and utilizing cost-cutting measures to manage spend. In this complimentary webinar, Gartner manufacturing experts examine the effects of COVID-19 on IT costs, spotlighting dramatically different impacts within manufacturing sectors. You will learn immediate approaches to optimize costs and drive smart investments in your organization’s future.

A Manufacturer’s Guide to Manage Costs in 2020

 

COVID-19, the Unforeseen Event That Provoked a ‘New Normal’ for Security

May 29, 2020, 4:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: Jeffrey Wheatman 

As we start to gain a better handle on the COVID-19 pandemic and emerge into a “New Normal,” how do we stay focused, move forward, and support and protect our businesses? What should we be doing today, tomorrow, next month, and next year to be better prepared for the next crisis? In this complimentary webinar, discover how to build risk and business resilience and prepare for the unforeseen future.

COVID-19, the Unforeseen Event That Provoked a ‘New Normal’ for Security

 

Gartner Q&A: 4 Phases for Tech and Service Providers to Overcome Uncertainty

May 29, 2020, 5:00 p.m. CEST, analyst: Mark McDonald

The health crisis created by COVID-19 presents unique challenges for technology general managers. Leading during this type of disruption requires you to make decisions and take actions that go beyond business-as-usual responses. In this complimentary, video Q&A session, Gartner expert Mark McDonald discusses a 4-phased framework for taking appropriate action and making tough decisions to bring the organization forward.

Gartner Q&A: 4 Phases for Tech and Service Providers to Overcome Uncertainty

 

On-demand webinars

Strategy’s New Execution Mandate

On-Demand, analyst: Brook Selassie

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.

Strategy’s New Execution Mandate

 

More Finance Leader Insights to Manage Costs in 2020

On-Demand, analysts: : S. Ellison, S. Buchannan, D. Gannon

Discover how finance leaders are responding to the impact of COVID-19 on their costs in the short, medium, and longer-term. Here we look further into insights from the April 9th webinar, “Leading Through COVID-19: Finance Leaders’ Guide to Manage Costs in 2020.” In this complimentary webinar, we provide the latest guidance and research to identify short-term reductions, while preparing to maximize long-term value. We look at Finance’s role in implementing cost optimization initiatives and monitoring their performance. Our experts will discuss how to educate the business about their operational impact on costs, and how to focus senior leadership on the most critical performance indicators and incentivizing cost savings.

More Finance Leader Insights to Manage Costs in 2020

 

More Finance Leader Insights to Manage Costs in 2020

On-Demand, analyst: Mark Battin

Discover how finance leaders are responding to the impact of COVID-19 on their costs in the short, medium, and longer-term. Here we look further into insights from the April 9th webinar, “Leading Through COVID-19: Finance Leaders’ Guide to Manage Costs in 2020.” In this complimentary webinar, we provide the latest guidance and research to identify short-term reductions, while preparing to maximize long-term value. We look at Finance’s role in implementing cost optimization initiatives and monitoring their performance. Our experts will discuss how to educate the business about their operational impact on costs, and how to focus senior leadership on the most critical performance indicators and incentivizing cost savings.

More Finance Leader Insights to Manage Costs in 2020

 

Optimize Marketing Technology Cuts in Turbulent Times

On-Demand, analyst: Colin Reid

Companies are cutting marketing budgets to survive as COVID-19 and economic changes decimate revenue. Marketing technology accounts for 26% of total marketing spend, so leaders and CMOs must understand how to quickly evaluate martech effectiveness and efficiently optimize costs. This complimentary webinar reveals how to accelerate traditional processes to recognize the optimal martech cuts that allow marketing to succeed and your business to flourish.

Optimize Marketing Technology Cuts in Turbulent Times