The Open Group Architecture Forum  delivers business value through architecture ecosystems
The mission of The Open Group Architecture Forum is to advance The Open Group’s vision of Boundaryless Information Flow™ , for and between enterprises, through a set of programs that focus on all architectural aspects of this objective. These include:
- Providing broad and deep leadership to the EA community
- Validating, publishing, fostering, and maintaining best practices for EA
- Developing, organizing, researching, and publishing thought leaders in EA
- Initiating and managing programs and projects to support these activities
At this conference, attendees will learn about:
- How to deliver business value through architecture ecosystems
- Discover how establishing a trustworthy architecture, IT best practices, and certified professional communities  to reinforce them, can increase the integrity and the dependability of your enterprise IT and business solutions.
The Open Group ArchiMate® Forum  optimizes the modeling language for enterprise architecture.
The Open Group ArchiMate® Forum enables member organizations to contribute to the convergence needed to reach the next level of professional development in the field of Enterprise Architecture. Members  actively support the use and dissemination, and lead the development of, the ArchiMate specification, and:
- Exchange best practices about the usage of ArchiMate concepts and viewpoints
- Disseminate best practices within the ArchiMate community
- Propose improvements on the ArchiMate language
- Propose improvements and extensions on ArchiMate viewpoints
- Propose useful functionality for tools supporting ArchiMate