Berlin 2017: Proceedings - ArchiMate Forum

ArchiMate® Forum Members' Meeting

Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 9:00 am to 12:30 pm

Objective of Meeting

The goal of the meeting was to discuss the main topics and matters of the Forum and to follow up on the different activities under development by the Work Groups. The meeting also covered the actions and important decisions about the update of the ArchiMate Ecosystem due to the release of the ArchiMate 3.0 Specification and improvements in the standard.


The following topics were covered in the meeting:

  • Forum officers opened the session and welcomed attendees
  • Review and approval of the meeting minutes and actions from the San Francisco meeting
  • Business report presentations: membership numbers, certification program status, and marketing activities
  • A report was presented about improvements to the ArchiMate 3.0 Specification
  • ArchiMate 3.0 Ecosystem update presentation
  • ArchiMate Certification Program update
  • Progress on the ArchiMate Exchange File Format standard
  • Capability Based Planning activity report – the project is starting its second phase
  • Report from the MOF ArchiMate Metamodel Development activity
  • Discussion of the joint activity with the Open Platform 3.0 Forum to deliver models applied to solution delivery
  • A new joint activity was proposed and accepted to work together with the Open Process Automation™ Forum
  • New joint activities are also in progress and were reported
  • Planning for the Ottawa meeting was discussed and agreed


Detailed meeting minutes and a list of consent items and open actions to support the current activities and key decisions regarding Forum matters.

Next Steps

  • Comply with the actions and consent items defined in the session
  • Support and engage members in the activities aimed to improve the ArchiMate 3.0 Specification
  • Support the current ongoing activities
  • Plan for the Ottawa members' meeting


The Open Group Platinum Members