Arizona Grand Resort, Phoenix, AZ : Oct 5-7, 2008

Conference Agenda

Day One — Sunday, October 5
8 a.m. -
3 p.m.
Enterprise Architect Classic Golf Tournament
1 p.m. -
5 p.m.
Workshops
BEST PRACTICES STRATEGY
Boardroom to Code: Best Practices and Case Study for Business/IT Alignment SOA and Domain Modeling
6 p.m. -
8 p.m.
Welcome Reception
Day Two — Monday, October 6
7:45 a.m.
Microsoft Breakfast - The Next Wave of Innovation – Productivity
9 a.m. Keynote: Federated Authorization – The Next Generation of Web Services
  BEST PRACTICES STRATEGY
10:30 a.m. Extending SOA to the Desktop Collaborative Governance: Social Networking and the Enterprise SOA Program
11:45 a.m. A Complete Approach to SOA Success Enterprise Communities: SOA Collaboration from a Business Perspective
12:45 p.m. Lunch
2 p.m. Keynote: SOA Report Card
3:15 p.m. Supporting Web Services: A Balancing Act between Customer Satisfaction and Cost Reduction Panel:  The Impact of Social Media on Enterprise Architecture Strategies
4:30 p.m. DSM: A Bottom-Up Analysis to a Top-Down View of Software Architecture Implementing a RESTful ESB
5:45 p.m. Exhibitor Reception
Day Three — Tuesday, October 7
9 a.m. Keynote:  Enterprise Architecture:  A Journey,
Not a Destination
  BEST PRACTICES STRATEGY
10:30 a.m.

Frankly Speaking:  Frameworks and Their Value in the EA Process

Harness the Power of the Social Web for Business
11:45 a.m. Assuring Performance in Mainframe-based Services How Blogs, Wikis and Social Media are Transforming Business
12:45 p.m. Lunch
2 p.m. SOA Danger Zone: Protecting the Enterprise from the Inherent Architectural Deficiencies of SOA What, How, When, Where and Who of Business Capabilities
3:15 p.m. Optimizing SOA Investment Enterprise Architecture: Making it Real: Applying Change Management Discipline to Maximize EA Value
4:30 p.m. Extreme Geographically-Distributed Development: Tips and Tricks Panel:  Collaboration in Enterprise Architecture

Should a speaker be unable to attend, all efforts will be made to replace the speaker/session with one of comparable value.