Member Meetings & Additional Open Sessions
The links below, when active, will take you to our members' only forum or working group areas and details of member sessions which will run concurrently with, or after, the conference.
If these sessions are 'open' you are welcome to attend them, depending upon the conference pass you purchase (see Fees). If you do, please ensure that you indicate which ones you will be attending, in the Sessions section of the online registration form.
- ArchiMate® Forum
- ArchiMate at the Washington, D.C. Conference #ogDCA (on The Open Group Blog)
- Architecture Forum
- Cloud Computing
- Open Group Trusted Technology Forum (OTTF)
- QLM Work Group
- Real-time & Embedded Systems Forum
- Security and Jericho Forum™
- SOA Work Group
Additional Open Sessions (all attendees welcome)
The Open Group Standards Process
Tuesday, July 17, 7:30 - 8:15 am
- The Open Group Standards Process
This session will provide an overview of The Open Group Standards Process. It will include a high level introduction to the Standards Development Process. This session is recommended for all members who need an understanding of the procedures for developing and approving standards within The Open Group.
EA Best Practice Development Workshop
Wednesday, July 18, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
- EA Best Practice Development Workshop
With your requirements and experience, take this opportunity to ask questions, make comments and generally influence the development of the EA Assessment, Improvement, and Best Practice framework through a series of round table discussion sessions.
BoF: Security for the Cloud and SOA, and related environments
Weds 18 July, 6.00-7.30 pm
In this BoF attendees are invited to consider what The Open Group has delivered on securing Cloud and SOA environments, what current and planned activities exist in our Forums and Work Groups to deliver more, and what further security-related activities are most relevant for them. All ideas are welcome in the discussion – including things not currently in any declared program of work items. [Read more]
The Open Group Plato Collaboration System
Thursday July 19, 8:00 - 8:45 am
This session will provide an overview of Plato, The Open Group Collaboration System and how it can be used to provide a homestead for Forums and Work Groups, including document management, action items, events scheduling, and review documents. This session is recommended for all members who are participating in work streams within The Open Group Forums and Work Groups.
Cloud Work Group
Thursday, July 19, 9:00-10:30 am
- Open Meeting on the Cloud Work Group
This meeting will enable interested delegates to find out about the Cloud Work Group: its composition, way of working, and current projects, and will feature an in-depth review of the work of the Cloud Computing Interoperability and Portability project, which is producing an Open Group Guide to Cloud Computing Portability and Interoperability, and a White Paper on Cloud Brokers.