Virtual summits

Deliver strategic digital transformation at speed. Together, we solve challenges, elevate priority projects and accelerate decision-making
with measurable metrics at its core.

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world works. Our partners trust us to deliver the conversations that matter.

How we help

Transform your business

Connect with aligned leaders to navigate your organization through new realities, in today's disruptive digital world.

Accelerate digital transformation best practice

Get the information that you need to deliver your key projects and ensure their success.

Access actionable thought leadership

Harness unique insights to strategic problem solving and futureproof your success.

Compliment your expertise with technology

Meet a network of the most demanding and visionary leaders, peers and partners.

Why virtual summits

GDS Summits align senior executives with meaningful purpose and vision, in an environment that is designed to generate breakthrough thinking and elevate transformational success.
1

Innovative solutions to accelerate digital transformation implementation

A forum to learn from peers and solution providers about how they are approaching common challenges and opportunities.

2

Targeted conversations based on your current challenges

Dedicated sessions focused on the current projects of senior leaders to find the most innovation solutions that will drive their businesses forward.

3

Highly-targeted content based on current trends

We identify key projects and challenges faced by organizations, and the industry hot topics that keep their leaders up at night.

4

Cutting-edge ideas and a immersive shared learning experience

Explore case studies that lift the lid on operations inside leading organizations, to collaborative sessions that focus on real-life challenges and technology innovations.

The experience

  • Pre-event
  • During the event
  • Post-event
Enjoy a seamless registration process supported by your dedicated Success Manager. We will create a highly-tailored event experience for you that works with your agenda and drives a purposeful outcome.

The profile you provide enables us to tailor your interactions for maximum time ROI.
Experience a 100% data–driven schedule that aligns directly with your challenges, your projects, and your success.

Challenge and debate the hot topics with your peers in an interactive environment, with features including multidimensional keynotes, live polling, 121 breakout sessions, live Q&A, and interactive sessions and panels.

Focus on a specific challenge in tailored 121 meetings with technology experts, driving forward a conversation that inspires a new way of thinking to accelerate your digital transformation projects.
Convert the conversations that you had into project outcomes with support from our Post-Event Meetings Service, driving your digital transformation projects forward at pace with expert technology providers.

Explore the events

Upcoming Summits

IT
Summit - America

Digital Innovation Summit:New technology to drive business innovation

Supply Chain
Summit - America

Supply Chain Summit:Technology for agility and resilience

Retail
Summit - America

Retail Summit:Tranforming the customer experience

Security
Summit - America

Security Insight Summit:Improved security for business resilience

IT
Summit - America

CIO Insight Summit:Creating innovative digital experiences

IT
Summit - Europe

Data & Analytics Insight Summit:Creating data-driven organisations

CX
Summit - America

CX Innovation Summit:Driving transformation for the customer experience

Retail
Summit - Europe

Retail Summit:Tranforming the customer experience

IT
Summit - Europe

CIO Insight Summit:Creating innovative digital experiences

Heather Larrabee

EVP Marketing
"I was blown away by the great logistics, diversity of attendees and incredible networking opportunities. I can honestly say I’ve never had so many new relationships and key opportunities from a single meeting."
Bill Sheahan, Vice President
"Congratulations to you all for pulling off a Hybrid Summit with Augmented Reality features that are truly unparalleled in the Industry! Collaborative, Interactive & showcasing leading edge technology ... GDS Summits really set the bar so high that a return to physical conferences might be re-evaluated in the Industry."
Christina Alexander Alexandropoulou, Director Of Security, Four Seasons
"I connected with peers that I know I’ll stay in touch with, including suppliers which have presented a fantastic opportunity for 7-Eleven Global in the future. It may well be the most valuable summit I’ve attended in many years."
Cynthia Richardson, Senior Director, Global Logistics & Merchandising
"The meetings and presentations added value, and needless to say, but that the venue for the Summit was exceptional."
Edward M Shubert, CPA Senior Director, McKesson Corporation
"I made quite a few contacts that will be beneficial to me."
Margaret Bond, Director of Cyber Security, Numotion
"It was one of the best events I have been to, particularly because of the format and topics. Really well done and to all of the team."
Lauren Goodwin, CIO
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