Amsterdam 2017: Proceedings - Architecture

Architecture Forum

Thursday, October 26, 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Objective of Meeting

The main goal of the meeting was to discuss the topics relevant to the Architecture Forum and review the status of the different activities from the Work Groups. The meeting also aimed to make important decisions about the TOGAF® standard and its evolution.


The following topics were covered in the meeting:

  • Welcome and general introduction and attendees presentation
  • Forum strategy presentation and summary of the work done over the quarter
  • Project Scorecard overview presentation and discussion
  • Business reports were presented: certification, publications, and membership status
  • The Certification Standing Committee delivered his report and results from the work made during the week were also presented
  • The leaders of the different working activities delivered their reports: progress, approach, deliverables, and matters of the Forum; decisions were defined in relation to the activities
  • Forward planning for the San Diego event
  • Approval for the different working activities to continue
  • Open actions and consent items review and approval


  • Detailed meeting minutes and list of consent items and open actions to support the current activities and key decisions about the different working activities and the TOGAF standard evolution
  • High-level planning for the San Diego event and member meetings

Next Steps

  • Follow up on the consent items and open actions
  • Support the key decisions taken in the session, especially the ones related to the evolution of the standard
  • Proper planning for the San Diego event


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