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Conferences that solve current IT challenges

Enterprise Architecture Strategies

Strategies to design and build and business driven IT Architecture

October 26, 2017

9:00am-5:00pm

7 CPE / 0.7 CEU / CISSP / 7 PDU Credits Awarded

Register

Conference location: Donald E. Stephens Convention Center Rosemont (O'Hare) Illinois

Overview

Every decade we see massive changes in the IT industry. In the 80s we saw desktop computing flourish, and progressed to a client server model in the 90s. Mobile computing grew quickly in 2000 and beyond. 2016 presents a variety of technologies that may deliver IT efficiencies on a grand scale. Technologies and trends such as The Device Mesh, Ambient User Experience, 3D Printing Materials, Information of Everything, Advanced Machine Learning, Autonomous Agents and Things, Adaptive Security Architecture, Advanced System Architecture, Mesh App and Service Architecture, Internet of Things Platforms, and others may be game changers. What technologies are right for your organization? What is your decision making process? How can you capitalize on these for your organization?

What You Will Learn

In this one day conference attendees will learn:

  • The First 100 Days: Establishing the Priorities and Agenda

  • Enterprise Agile Implementation within the Seven Layers of Agility

  • Architecting the Future Digital Workplace

  • How to Derive and Implement Metrics to Achieve EA Governance Objectives

  • Manage Technical Debt to Reduce Cost and Risk, and Improve Execution

  • Creating a Value Proposition for a Business-Outcome-Driven EA Program

Conference Program

8:00am - 9:00am - Registration and Continental Breakfast

 

9:00am-10:00am

The First 100 Days: Establishing the Priorities and Agenda

 

What are the business outcomes needed to become a digital enterprise? This session will focus on the crucial building blocks and steps necessary to establish a successful business-outcome-driven EA practice.

Content that will be presented:

  • What is the best way to begin?
  • What are the building blocks?
  • What are the key steps?
  • How and when do you engage the business?
  • What are the metrics for success?










10:00am -10:30am - Refreshment Break

Vaidya

10:30am-11:30am

Enterprise Agile Implementation within the Seven Layers of Agility

Kirti Vaidya, Vice President, Business Architecture and Transformation, Gallagher Bassett

Agile software development processes and frameworks are increasingly gaining popularity. Two key questions that organizations need to consider are: why go agile, and how to do it. This presentation will show why going agile for software development would support business agility, using a seven layer view. It will also leave the audience with a framework for enterprise-wide agile implementation and corresponding organizational change that it would usher in.












 

11:30am-12:30pm

Architecting the Future Digital Workplace

 

What will the future digital workplace look like? What are the principles and frameworks that an enterprise architect needs to use when defining the future strategy? Who should be involved from the different business units?











12:30pm - 1:30pm Luncheon

 

1:30pm-2:30pm

How to Derive and Implement Metrics to Achieve EA Governance Objectives

 

After you have designed and/or refined your EA governance framework, it is best to design easy-to-use metrics to help maximize the effectiveness of the governance process.

Implementing EA metrics can help simplify and validate architecture decisions and can then be used to articulate the value of the architecture to the business.

In this session, attendees will learn:

  • How to identify metrics that can be used by both the business and IT
  • How to assess and evaluate IT assets and their value
  • How to measure alignment with business objectives
  • How to measure risks inherent in planning for legacy modernization business transformation, or application rationalization initiatives
  • A series of steps for leveraging EA metrics














2:30pm - 3:00pm - Refreshment Break

 

3:00pm-4:00pm

Manage Technical Debt to Reduce Cost and Risk, and Improve Execution

 

Business and IT leaders under pressure to hit critical deadlines may take shortcuts. It is these shortcuts that create technical debt. There's If you do not address the technical debt it will lead to significant future risks and expenditures of time and resources. How do you bring transparency into the issue of technical debt and manage it appropriately?












 

4:00pm-5:00pm

Creating a Value Proposition for a Business-Outcome-Driven EA Program

Panelists:
Mythyly Putcha, Chief Architect, Mondelēz International, Inc.
and professionals from IT departments

Many enterprises are either starting, restarting, refocusing or rebuilding their EA program. But how do you insure that your EA program is business driven? How do you successfully develop and sell a value proposition to their organization?

In this session, attendees will learn from senior level enterprise architects:

  • Why it's important to create a value proposition
  • What you should include in the value proposition
  • How should sell the value prop

Conference Price: $289.00 per person


Each attendee will receive a certificate awarding 7 CPE credits for CISSP continuing education, in addition to 0.7 CEUs and 7 PDUs. CISSP is a registered certification mark of (ISC), Inc.

Exhibits

As is always the case at CAMP IT Conferences events, the talks will not include product presentations.  During the continental breakfast, coffee breaks, and the luncheon break you will have the opportunity to informally meet representatives from the following sponsoring companies, who have solutions in the area of the conference.