• IDC Insights:

    Industry Focus:

    • Energy
    • Financial
    • Government
    • Health
    • Manufacturing
    • Retail

    IDC Insights lines of business assist businesses and IT leaders in making more effective technology decisions by providing insightful fact-based research and consulting services. Our global research and analysis is focused on mitigating technology risks and maximizing the effectiveness of IT investments.

  • ENERGY

    Areas of expertise:

    • Smart Grid
    • Clean Energy
    • Smart Oil & Gas

    IDC Energy Insights assists energy businesses and IT leaders in making more effective technology decisions by providing insightful fact-based research and consulting services. Our global research analyzes and advises on business and technology issues facing the utility and oil & gas industries.

  • FINANCIAL

    Areas of expertise:

    • Mobile Banking and Payment
    • Enterprise Risk Management
    • Cash Management & Liquidity
    • Buy Side Operations

    IDC Financial Insights assists financial services business and IT leaders in making more effective technology decisions by providing insightful fact-based research and consulting services. Our global research analyzes and advises on business and technology issues facing the banking, insurance, and securities and investments industries.

  • GOVERNMENT

    Areas of expertise:

    • Infrastructure Consolidation
    • Open Government

    IDC Government Insights assists Government and IT leaders in making more effective technology decisions by providing insightful fact-based research and consulting services. Our global research analyzes and advises on business and technology issues facing the Federal/Central and local/provincial Governments.

  • HEALTH

    Areas of expertise:

    • EMR and EHR for Providers
    • Connected Health
    • Healthcare Industry Reform
    • Life Sciences Value Chain

    IDC Health Insights assists health businesses and IT leaders in making more effective technology decisions by providing insightful fact-based research and consulting services. Our global research analyzes and advises on business and technology issues facing the payer, provider and life sciences industries.

  • MANUFACTURING

    Areas of expertise:

    • Supply Chain Modernization
    • Next Generation Product Lifecycle Management
    • Operational Technology

    IDC Manufacturing Insights assists manufacturing businesses and IT leaders in making more effective technology decisions by providing insightful fact-based research and consulting services. Our global research analyzes and advises on business and technology issues associated with design, development and distribution of goods across markets.

  • RETAIL

    Areas of expertise:

    • Retail PLM and Sourcing Optimization
    • Customer Experience (Retail Omnichannel)
    • Merchandising Strategies

    IDC Retail Insights assists retail businesses and IT leaders in making more effective technology decisions by providing insightful fact-based research and consulting services. Our global research analyzes and advises on business and technology issues facing the retail industry.

IDC conferences across Western Europe

  • IDC hosts over 200 local conferences a year across the EMEA region. Each event is held in local language with local IDC analyst speakers bringing local market experience and insight.
  • IDC events are built on key topics from our research, market analysis and end-user surveys
  • Audiences comprise medium and large organisations from a range of key verticals, and target senior IT decision makers, budget holders and heads of lines of business where appropriate.
  • IDC events provide the perfect platform to engage with decision makers and budget holders in order to build dynamic and profitable business relationships.
Pan European conference road shows

IDC European and EMEA roadshows provide a forum to examine and debate the most dynamic and critical areas of technology across the region. IDC research and market insight from local and regional perspectives is leveraged to produce a series of events where end users can hear a practical approach to technology and solution evaluation and adoption in the context of the key challenges facing enterprise organisations today. Sponsor presentations are interspersed between case studies, panel sessions, roundtable discussions, workshops and analyst viewpoints.

Pan-European Summits

The IDC Pan-European Executive Summits leverage our Insights businesses (Energy, Retail, Healthcare, Manufacturing and Financial) which provide research and strategic consulting to end-user executives and technology vendors in their respective sectors. Each event is attended by a select group of 40–50 personally invited C-level IT executives and heads of LoB responsible for purchasing decisions from the leading organisations across Europe.

The Pan-European Summits provide an excellent platform to engage with the top decision makers and budget holders from the leading European organisations within each vertical. Leveraging the networking and engagement opportunities at these events including one-to-one meetings, roundtable workshops and hospitality will provide a unique opportunity to build dynamic and profitable business relationships.

IDC Pan-European Healthcare 2013 Executive Summit IDC Pan-European Manufacturing 2013 Executive Summit IDC Pan-European Manufacturing 2014 Executive Summit IDC Pan-European Retail 2014 Executive Summit

Bespoke events

In addition to our scheduled conferences IDC also hosts and produces single-sponsor, invitation-only events providing face-to-face engagement with bespoke audiences that fit your strategy and go-to-market objectives.

These events can range from a CIO roundtable for single- or cross-vertical audience, to a full-day partner event, half-day seminar or executive breakfast. Our in-country event teams are highly skilled and experienced in driving audiences to events and our analysts will ensure that your event has a compelling message to align with your business.

Leveraging our local event teams and centralised project management, IDC can host anything from one-off in-country events to multicountry roadshows across EMEA.

For more information or to discuss a specific requirement, please contact
Helena Chappell,
Sales Director,
European Events,
+44 (0) 208 987 7161,
hchappell@idc.com

For partnership opportunities, contact:

Helena Chappell,
Sales Director,
European Events
+44 (0) 208 987 7161,
hchappell@idc.com

Partnership Opportunities

IDC conferences present opportunities for organisations to engage on a commercial basis with attendees through sponsorship. Our conferences provide an excellent platform for education and lead generation. Agendas are dynamic and varied to provide a range of engagement opportunities including:

  • Plenary address speaking sessions
  • Pre-arranged one-to-one meetings for sponsors with end-user attendees
  • Themed workshop sessions
  • Panel sessions
  • Customer case studies