Enterprise Architecture Practitioners Day / Hackathon

Monday 14 November 2016
1.30pm - 8.00pm

BCS London, 1st Floor, The Davidson Building, 5 Southampton Street, London, WC2E 7HA | Map

£10 for Members, £20 for Non Members


The purpose and objective of the day is to assemble EA Practitioners in a single venue, collaborate, share common patterns, practices, artefacts and experiences. This would enable the participants to both contribute and learn.









Daljit Banger

A Day in the life

This session will work through a typical day in the Life of an Enterprise Architect - exploring the interactions between the Business Stakeholders, Suppliers, Solution and Technical Architects etc

A Role playing Session will be introduced.


Colin Smart

Capability Modelling

Business Architecture and Capability Modelling


Sachin Bansal

Application Architecture

Overview of Enterprise Application Architecture, Approaches and key Artifacts


Lorne Mitchell

EA Maturity

Following the recent successful  evening event looking at EA maturity, we will take a short time looking at the history of organisational development and maturity.  We will hold a discussion  with practitioners comparing and contrasting different approaches that they  currently use in their work.


Lyndon Lee

Security Architecture

The security session will walk through the overall architecture of key security capabilities for a modern networked IT. It will also discuss the challenges of making sound security architecture design, especially when an agile approach is used with a rapidly changing technology environment.


Daljit Banger


An exploration of some of the capabilities of the tools available on the market.

A Q&A Session around a draft EA mindset toll will be used to facilitate the linkage between the various architectures.



                Wrapup and Close


                                                            Networking Opportunity


Facilitators/Presenter Bios

Daljit Banger - Holds a Master of Science Degree and is a Fellow of the BCS with 30 years Global IT Industry experience, having undertaken assignments in the USA, Sweden, Switzerland, Brazil, Finland, Hong Kong to name but a few, on behalf of large multi-national companies. Daljit has held the post of CTO, Chief Architect and Head of Enterprise Architecture for numerous multimillion pound clients. Daljit’s primary focus is on architectural realisation i.e. delivering the value proposition of Enterprise Architecture and providing the EA community free software to promote the concepts.

Dr. Colin Smart - Over 15 years of experience in architecture (solution and enterprise) across a range of industries and organisations from large corporates to SME. Colin has also worked across industries covering both public and private sector organisations. He has led the formation of Enterprise Architecture functions as well as capability uplift within existing teams. Recently focusing on delivering and guiding the architecture of £multi-million programmes after developing the strategies that gave rise to the programmes.

Lorne Mitchell - A Fellow of the BCS, Lorne is a seasoned operational strategy and marketing consultant to the Telecoms, Media and Technology industries. He has created and architected several innovative approaches to the commercialisation of network interfaces for both voice and data services. Lorne also has deep practical experience of shaping and running change programmes in many clients across many cultures, and previously held senior operational and consulting roles in BT, MCI, AT&T, KPN, PwC and IBM.

Sachin Bansal - Advisory Architect and Solution Manager with IBM. Sachin has more than 18 years plus of in-depth IT industry experience on large scale complex systems integration and Transformation programs. Prior to IBM, Sachin had opportunity to work with Alcatel-Lucent, Siemens, Ford, BBC, Vodafone Group , BT Group etc.

Lyndon Lee - Lyndon is currently a Managing Consultant at Capgemini, primarily focusing on cybersecurity and particularly security architecture for the financial, retail, life science, and the energy sectors. Previously he worked as management consultant and enterprise architect in various organisations including SSE, Maersk, LSE, John Lewis, the Home Office, Syngenta, Sainsbury's, Tesco, Lloyds, RBS, UBS, Barclays, Thomson Reuters, BT, etc.

Note - Pictures/videos shall be taken during the event which may be published on various public facing websites such BCS and YouTube.

Agenda /speakers may subject to change. Agenda items may include group activities, role play sessions etc.