EA Connect Days 2020

The Leading Enterprise Architecture Conference

Future-Proof Enterprise Architecture in a World of Rapid Change

2 & 3 September 2020

Bonn, Germany & Global Virtual Live Event

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EA Connect Days is the Leading Enterprise Architecture Conference in Europe for Enterprise Architects, CIOs and IT Leaders. LeanIX is bringing together more than 500 experts to discuss, deliberate, and resolve the most significant topics and challenges of EA, Cloud Native and beyond.

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Inspiring Keynotes

Our keynote speakers will inspire you with their visions for the changing demands on Architecture and why the rise of data-driven EA will make you rethink your approach to tooling.

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Practical Advice

Experience how you can tackle real-life challenges around Application Portfolio Management, Tech Obsolescence, and more, giving you strategies that you can implement in your daily work.

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Networking

There's more to the EA Connect Days than great content - it's also a lot of fun and a chance to network with your peers. There will be plenty of time to make new connections.

Confirmed Speakers

Mike Massimino

Mike Massimino

NASA

Former Astronaut

Frank Thelen

Frank Thelen

Freigeist

Invester & TV Personality

André Christ

André Christ

LeanIX

CEO

About André Christ:

André's passion lies in enabling organizations and their employees to build better products by moving to a modern IT architecture.

Before André co-founded LeanIX, a Software-as-a-Service vendor for Enterprise Architecture and Application Portfolio Management, he gained extensive experience as a Management Consultant at the world’s largest logistics company. In this role, he advised CIOs and IT leaders on strategic topics at the interface of business and IT. Projects included the execution of a global IT complexity reduction program and the definition of an IT service and cost charging model for their worldwide data centers.

During his studies of Information Science in Germany and France, he built modern software architectures for both startups and large enterprises. He is a global thought leader and has spoken at several high-influence industry events including Gartner’s EA Summit, Hamburger IT Strategy Days and Rethink! IT.

Patrick Drange

Patrick Drange

Signavio

Pre-Sales Consultant MEE

Ross Francis

Ross Francis

UnitingCare

Architecture Services Manager

Inge Hanschke

Inge Hanschke

Lean42

General Manager

About Inge Hanschke

The motto of Inge Hanschke is „easy & effective“. During the more than 30 years professional experience, she has worked as CIO and IT manager for user-side enterprises, an ERP product company and for various IT service providers.

Her slogan is also reflected in her numerous publications and books on digitalization, innovation management, strategic planning, EAM, BPM, business analysis, lean IT management and information security & data protection.

The best-practice building blocks developed by Mrs. Hanschke are the foundation for the tailor-made quick-win solutions for your challenges to ensure step by step the sustainable achievement of your goals.

Inge Hanschke is also well known for her numerous publications like „EAM – Easy and Effective“, „Business-Analysis – Easy and Effective“, „ Strategic Process Management – Easy and Effective”, „ Strategic Process Management – Easy and Effective“, „Digitalization and Industry 4.0 - Easy and Effective” as well as “Information Security & Data Protection – Easy and Effective“.

Benjamin Häußler

Benjamin Häußler

Schwarz IT

Senior Professional - Data & Enterprise Architecture Management

Kai Höfler

Kai Höfler

DKMS

Enterprise Architect

Greg Holmes

Greg Holmes

Apptio

Regional Vice President, Pre Sales, EMEA

Julian Ludwig

Julian Ludwig

LeanIX

Sales Engineer

About Julian Ludwig

Julian Ludwig, LeanIX Sales Engineer: Julian joined LeanIX more than two years ago. Being part of the Customer Support Team, he became a subject matter expert in our solution by advising a lot of customers in overcoming their technical hurdles. In his current role, Julian is supporting our sales organization as a Sales Engineer to uncover and address business challenges of our prospects and demonstrating the value of LeanIX by architecting individualized customer solutions.

Benjamin Lammel

Benjamin Lammel

Helvetia

Enterprise Architect

Marcel Morisse

Marcel Morisse

Hermes Germany

Enterprise Architect

Ramesh Nagamalli

Ramesh Nagamalli

Siemens

Senior Key Expert

Jan Puzicha

Jan Puzicha

LeanIX

SVP Product & CTO

Frank Schüler

Frank Schüler

DHL Global Forwarding

Managing Director Global Service Center

Clemens Schwarz

Clemens Schwarz

Messe München

CISO / IT Security Officer

About Clemens Schwarz:

Innovation and enthusiasm begins with culture, because security is not a coincidence, but has a system!" This is the professional experience of Clemens Schwarz from more than 10 years of fact-based decision-making in real time in the area of security. For the information security manager of a German company in the Munich area, "the focus is on people" is the key factor for security. As an expert, speaker and author for digital resilience, he works part-time for well-known security committees.

Daniel Selbach

Daniel Selbach

LeanIX

Product Marketing Manager

Niklas Sundberg

Niklas Sundberg

ASSA ABLOY

Head of Global Enterprise Architecture

Gabor Vincze

Gabor Vincze

Deloitte Consulting

Manager

About Gabor Vincze

Philipp Wagner and Gabor Vincze are both Manager at Deloitte Consulting with a long consulting experience. Both have extensive experience in IT Strategy and Architecture projects in various industries and large clients across Germany.

They hold certifications in TOGAF and ITIL. Both are familiar with agile and traditional/classic project methods.

Christian Vogel

Christian Vogel

incowia

Director Enterprise Architecture

About Christian Vogel:

As Director Enterprise Architecture Christian is responsible for the success of the incowia EA team and is currently expanding it.

His EA team offers EA consulting (introduction of EAM and transfer of architecture best practices) as well as development services such as custom reports or integration solutions.

incowia itself has been one of the first LeanIX partners for many years.

Tobias Vogel

Tobias Vogel

Helvetia

Enterprise Architect

Philipp Wagner

Philipp Wagner

Deloitte Consulting

Manager

About Gabor Vincze

Philipp Wagner and Gabor Vincze are both Manager at Deloitte Consulting with a long consulting experience. Both have extensive experience in IT Strategy and Architecture projects in various industries and large clients across Germany.

They hold certifications in TOGAF and ITIL. Both are familiar with agile and traditional/classic project methods.

Martin Wieschollek

Martin Wieschollek

C&A

Team Lead Enterprise Architecture

Johannes Wilden

Johannes Wilden

LeanIX

Product Manager

EACD-DE-2019-Plenary

The most important EA trends and insights

Agenda 2020

EA Connect Days 2020 will feature keynotes, panels and interviews giving you vital insights into today's most important Enterprise Architecture topics including

  • Successful governance for the multi-cloud world
  • Saving costs on your IT portfolio
  • Set the foundation: Starting a successful EA practice
  • Visualizing complex IT systems to drive better decisions
  • Better visibility of IT costs for data-driven investment results
  • Architecting for Resilience
  • Tech Deep Dive - insights into APIs & Integrations
  • Risks & Opportunities for EAM in specific industries
  • IT Transformation - planning for the business

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User Certification

During EA Connect Days, you will have the opportunity to become a certified LeanIX user. Certification sessions are aimed at users with up to two years experience of using LeanIX and are open to all attendees (charges may apply). The sessions will take place during the conference and will be based on common EA use cases and how to manage those in LeanIX. Learning will be by exploring use cases hands-on in LeanIX and for this you will have to bring your own laptop. You will receive a certificate after completing the sessions.


Video Highlights of
EA Connect Days 2019

Visit our 2019 event website to learn more about last year's event.

The Venue

World Conference Center, Bonn, Germany

LeanIX is monitoring the situation closely and will take any travel and social distancing advice due to the Covid19 outbreak into account when planning this event. The health and safety of our participants and speakers is paramount at all times.

That is why EA Connect Days will be held as an event that combines the best of virtual and onsite, in-person experiences. All sessions and training will be accessible in a virtual format.

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Located in the middle of Bonn's former government quarter, the building housed the German parliament, the Bundestag, from 1992 - 1999. Today the venue offers cutting-edge conference facilities in historic surroundings.

Address
Platz der Vereinten Nationen 2
53113 Bonn
Germany

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Sponsoring

Interested in sponsoring EA Connect Days 2020? Sponsoring information will be available soon. Get in touch with partner@leanix.net with any questions about how you can get involved.