Join us for this varied and informative workshop on Enterprise Architecture and digital transformation. You will hear from a range of Architects from leading UK companies as they share solutions to the common challenges faced during any digital transformation.
Through the speakers’ excellent presentations, and regular discussion sessions throughout the day, attendees will go home filled with knowledge about the multitude of opportunities for the Enterprise Architecture function to deliver value to the business.
What will you learn at this workshop?
1. How to build an organisational KPI based around technical debt and legacy systems.
2. The key skills and capabilities you need to have for a successful Enterprise Architecture team.
3. Ways to navigate the journey to a serverless reactive architecture.
4. Key knowledge concerning the new look Enterprise Architecture.
09:30 Arrival and registration
10:00 Welcome and introduction
10:15 Interactive activity: Enterprise Architecture across organisations
10:35 Presentation: Vanessa Vasani, Enterprise Architect, Retail Reply
11:35 Presentation: Deane Copson, Enterprise Architect, National Grid
12:20 Presentation: Artur Ortega, Chief Platform Architect, The Economist
14:00 Morning summary and discussion
14:25 Presentation: Avalon Anglin-Jaffe, Met Office
15:25 Group discussion and networking session
Avalon Anglin-Jaffe | Enterprise Architect | Met Office
Case study: Building an organisational KPI around technical debt and legacy systems
The Met Office has been this KPI in order to influence organisational behaviour and build a more sustainable organisation. Avalon will share their progress and results so far.
Deane Copson | Enterprise Architect | National Grid
How to create your Enterprise Architecture team
Deane has held the position of Enterprise Architect at three organisations in three vastly different sectors. He will share his recommendations, based on his prior history, of the most successful set up for an architecture team and the key skills and capabilities required to deliver results.
Artur Ortega | Chief Platform Architect | The Economist
The digital transformation journey of the Economist into a serverless new world
Join the helmsman Artur Ortega, Chief Platform architect at the Economist, on a journey of digital transformation from a monolith CMS as a platform via containerized microservices to a serverless content platform.
It will be a logbook of plain sailing through stormy digital transformation waters thanks to a steady architecture into a brave new agile world.
Vanessa Vasani | Enterprise Architect | Retail Reply
The new look EA
Gartner says that 72% of organisations are restarting their EA effort - what does that mean? Why did it go out of fashion and then come back as a major trend? What are the characteristics of the new look EA?
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