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Multiplied Innovation: Scaling a Technology Revolution

Join IDC for our 54th annual Directions conference focused on success in the scaled-up digital economy.



Explore growth opportunities specific to your business as you choose from over 50 analyst-led presentations and small-group lunch roundtables. Sit with an IDC analyst for your own 30-minute private session and probe the essential aspects of your strategy, your challenges, and your success. 

IDC Keynote Speakers


Meet this year's IDC keynote speakers who will set the stage, exploring the day's hottest topics in the increasingly digitized global economy.

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Multiplied Innovation: Scaling a Technology Revolution

Frank Gens

Senior Vice President and Chief Analyst

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Artificial Intelligence: A Slow-Motion Explosion

Dan Vesset

Group Vice President, Analytics and Information Management

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Making the Edge the Ultimate Multiplier for Innovation: Delivering Infrastructure at the Edge

Rick Villars

Research Vice President, Datacenter and Cloud

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Digital Transformation Reinvention: The Race to the Future Enterprise

Meredith Whalen

Senior Vice President, IT Executive, Software, Services and Industry Research

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See who's speaking, hosting a Lunch Roundtable, and/or sitting with attendees for private Analyst 1-to-1 Meetings.



Agenda

Directions Highlights


  • Full day annual event
  • IDC Keynotes
  • Dynamic featured keynote
  • Track breakout sessions
  • Breakfast and lunch sessions
  • Analyst-hosted lunch tables
  • Analysts available for 1-to-1s


Meet 1-to-1 with IDC analysts!


Sit down with the people who provide you with valuable insight and analyses throughout the year.
While onsite, you can schedule a 1-to-1 meeting with an IDC analyst to gain strategic advice on the issues most important to you.



Optimize your relevance and thrive in the increasingly digitized global economy

Explore how at Directions 2019

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