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Gartner Business intelligence Summit 2009. March 9-11, Gaylord National Resort in Washington, D.C. The BIg Discrepancy:the priority vs. the reality of business intelligence.

Only two weeks left to register for the Gartner Business Intelligence Summit 2009, March 9-11 in National Harbor, MD (Washington, DC area)!

With the pressure to cut costs and find more efficient ways of using your data, you can't afford to miss this event.

For businesses in this economy, it's all about working leaner and smarter, making decisions based on facts not gut feeling, and knowing exactly what drives value and profits. To ensure your BI, performance management, and data integration efforts are facilitating this kind of decision-making and improving organizational agility, there's only one place to go. At the Gartner BI Summit you'll:

Bullet Develop a strong BI vision and roll it out effectively
Bullet Cut costs by better aligning and tracking corporate strategy and objectives
Bullet Better select your BI technologies for optimal results
Bullet Discover less expensive and faster ways to do BI today
Bullet Use BI to make better, faster decisions
Bullet Learn what BI practices work – and don't - at other organizations

Conference Highlights
Bullet First hand accounts of BI success stories from BlueCross BlueShield, Cisco, Department of Interior, Department of Defense, National Institute of Health, and many more
Bullet Keynotes with thought leaders Garth Sundem, Author, Geek Logik; and Robert Kaplan, Professor, Harvard Business School
Bullet 70 sessions in 4 tracks, presented by 55 industry speakers and analysts
Bullet Two virtual tracks dedicated to Cutting Cost with BI and Performance Management; and Public-Sector
Bullet New interactive 2 hour workshops by Gartner analysts – Space is limited so register now for these workshops
Bullet 200 One-on-one sessions with Gartner analysts
Bullet 20 analyst-user roundtable discussions on specific topics
Bullet Demos from 30+ BI Solution providers
Bullet 2009 Gartner BI Excellence Award finalist presentations from GE Rail Services, Social Security Administration, and US Army ARDEC
Bullet Extensive networking opportunities with hundreds of peers and speakers (Join our Linkedin event group)

We look forward to seeing you at the Summit!


Kurt Schlegel Signature
John Van Decker Signature

Kurt Schlegel
Research VP, Gartner
Conference Co-Chair

John Van Decker
Research VP, Gartner
Conference Co-Chair

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Summit ROI Toolkit
We'll help you from start to finish. Begin by making the case for attending the BI Summit with a complete set of customizable justification tools, including testimonials and justification tips, to present to management. When onsite, take advantage of the easy to use ROI worksheets, trip report and key takeaway templates to help you organize your new information, and share it with team members and management once you return to the office. CLICK HERE to get started
Can't Attend the Full Event?
Consider a 2 day exhibit-only pass for $195. This pass gives you access to several regular conference sessions, all keynote sessions, and business case-studies presented by top companies in their respective industries.
Exhibit-Only Pass
Special Offer
Get a complimentary autographed copy of Keynote and Author Garth Sundem's Geek Logik when you complete the onsite conference evaluation
Q&A with Conference Chairs

John and Kurt share their insight on BI trends and research, and provide an overview of the upcoming BI Summit. Click here to read their interview with InfoManagement Direct's Jim Ericson.

BI Business Intelligence Summit 2009. March 9-11, National Harbor, MD (Washington, D.C. area)

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