What's Your Business Architecture Vision?
As you think about applying business architecture at your institution, what challenges do you hope to address? What outcomes are you working toward?
How Does Business Architecture Happen Today?
Most of us don't work in institutions with enterprise-wide business architecture practices. So how does business architecture happen today? How do enterprise goals and strategies get set, and decisions made about investments and initiatives? Who defines what the business of the institution is, and how is its "architecture" described?
Organizational Readiness for Business Architecture
Most of us are just getting started with business architecture in our organizations. What should be in place for an enterprise, project, or team to benefit from business architecture? What about your current organization affects your ability to do what with business architecture?
Applying the Higher Education Reference Model
Tony Turrin will share his work applying a capability model while exploring and building shared language at the University of North Florida. He'll illustrate how to connect a stable capability framework with elements in the business within each capability.
Business Architecture and People
What’s involved in getting people and teams to the point of working together on, and benefiting from, a business architecture analysis? What else do business architects need to do, such as network, facilitate, and influence?
Why Business Architecture?
What’s the purpose of doing business architecture in your organization? What are alternative or related practices, and what need does business architecture in particular fulfill? What outcomes are you looking for, and what do you need people to know about it?
Starting Small With Business Architecture
What are smaller scale ways to apply business architecture, not for the whole enterprise? Where have business architects gotten traction in individual projects or teams?
Architecting Alignment of IT and Business Outcomes
Often this is where business architecture gets started. How has business architecture been used to build alignment between IT and business stakeholders?
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Strategic Change and Business Architecture
How should business architecture support major change efforts such as Digital Transformation (DX) or other institutional initiatives or strategies?