The 2024 New2EA Program is in progress! - New applications are not being accepted.
Itana New2EA is an immersive program to help higher education professionals lead effective EA practices and build enduring professional networks.
No cost professional certification from EDUCAUSE
Applications from a wide variety of roles encouraged
Small cohort size and rotating triads to connect with colleagues
Lead by seasoned leaders with deep experience
Professional mentors assigned to each participant
Half-day synchronous meet-ups once a month for 8 months
Hands-on practical assignments between meet-ups
Global and diverse participation
The program explores Enterprise Architecture from three fundamental perspectives, (1) the architect and what they bring to the table, (2) the practice and how it operates, and (3) the fit of the practice within the university.
Leadership Skillsand competencies for architects
Soft Skillsneeded by architects
Communication Skillsused by architects
What is architecture and what isArchitectural Thinking?
Methods and Toolsthat are often used by architects
Understanding theContextof your architecture practice
Case Studiesof success and failure
The New2EA Program is designed and delivered as a high-touch immersive learning experience. Participants experience multiple engagement modes that operate together throughout the program, including:
Half-day online workshops each month facilitated by program contributors
Rotating-membership triad groups of peers to collaborate on project work, study, and discussion
Regular one-on-one sessions with an assigned mentor, providing leadership coaching and guidance
The end-to-end program experience exposes participants to a wide range of methods and tools, examples of functioning enterprise architecture practices from other institutions, and progressively explores case studies throughout the curriculum as a device to engage participants in a realistic architectural engagement.