Business Architecture INNOVATION SUMMIT

Business Architecture Master Series

SUMMIT: September 22 - 24, 2020
TIME: 10:30 am EDT- 5:00 pm EDT
PLACE: Virtual Event
COST:US$ 375 (Registration Required)
PRIMER:Free to Summit registrants. September 21, 2020. More info here.

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The eighth annual Business Architecture Innovation Summit will be held on line September 22 - 24, 2020. We have made some adjustments to the timing, agenda and activities to optimize the new virtual format and our usual 2-day summit will take place over 3 days with added time for breakouts and interaction.

Formal business architecture is now in place at corporations and government agencies around the globe. A growing body of best practices, success stories, industry reference models, accredited training, formal certification, and enabling technologies have allowed organizations to move beyond the initial startup phase and progress towards widespread adoption and use. While success stories improve every year, most organizations have only scratched the surface of business architecture’s ultimate potential.

Key goals of the Innovation Summit are to expedite adoption and deployment for organizations where the business architecture journey is already underway and help other organizations move into or move beyond the startup phase. The Innovation Summit will once again bring together a cross-section of industries, practitioners, experts, and beneficiaries to share their business architecture experiences. Sessions will discuss specific successes in context of given business scenarios, scaling a practice, and expanding into new domains. Organizations will share their experiences in using business architecture to succeed at and expedite strategy execution, transformation, business innovation and design, product management, program management, requirements definition, and IT architecture transformation. Scenarios range from the transformational to the practical, touching on everything from improving customer experience, to informing merger and acquisitions, and to guiding business-driven IT investments and transformation.

The Innovation Summit, as in past years, is preceded by a free, half-day Business Architecture Primer for those new to the discipline. Join us for the 2020 Innovation Summit and see what other organizations have been experiencing for years. The Business Architecture Innovation Summit is cosponsored by the Business Architecture Guild® and the OMG.

Targeted discussion topics include:

  • Using Business Architecture for Strategy Execution
  • Leveraging Business Architecture in a Merger Scenario
  • Applying Business Architecture to Change Management
  • Scaling a Business Architecture Practice
  • Using Business Architecture to Drive Operating Model Transformation
  • Leveraging Business Architecture for Cost Transparency
  • Enabling Collaboration and Transformational Change with Business Architecture
  • Business Architecture as Foundation for Data Analytics

Certified Business Architects (CBA)® will receive CEU credits for this entire event!

BA Guild

About Business Architecture Guild® The primary purpose of the Business Architecture Guild® (Guild) is "to promote best practices and expand the knowledgebase of the business architecture discipline." The Guild is an international, not-for-profit, member-based organization that provides valuable resources to business architecture practitioners and others interested in the field. The Guild is the source of "A Guide to the Business Architecture Body of Knowledge® (BIZBOK® Guide)", produced by members of the Business Architecture Guild. 

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