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Scottsdale 2019: Proceedings - Plenary

Digital In Practice and the Supply Chain

Scottsdale, Arizona, USA, January 28 – 31, 2019

This event took place at the Scottsdale Plaza Hotel.

Each day of the event included a mix of plenary presentations and a set of parallel tracks examining specific areas in depth.

The presentations can be accessed from the links below under separate daily headings:

The presentations are freely available only to members of The Open Group and event attendees.

Click here for the event Agenda where you will find synopses of the presentations.

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Monday, January 28, 2019

PLENARY: Digital In Practice and the Supply Chain


Digital in Practice

Secure Business Operation

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

PLENARY: Digital In Practice and the Supply Chain

  • Welcome & Announcements
  • The Profession and Value of Data Science
    Keynote Speakers: Maureen Norton, Chief Analytics Office & Marketing Intelligence Professional, IBM;
    George Stark, Distinguished Engineer, Statistics & Quality, IBM; and
    Martin Fleming, Chief Analytics Officer & Chief Economist, IBM
    Moderated by: Steve Nunn, CEO, The Open Group
  • Open Process Automation
    Keynote Speaker: Kirk Smith, Director, Control Systems Architecture, Intel
  • PANEL: Data Science Leveraging Cloud to Manage the Business of IT
    Panelists: Andras Szakal, CTO/CIO/CSO/CFO, IBM; and
    Gary Brandt, Sr. Product Management, Micro Focus
    Moderated by: Dana Gardner, President & Principal Analyst, Interarbor Solutions


Enterprise Architecture

Business Value from Data

Wednesday, January 30, 2019


Business Architecture

See separate report.

IT Management Professionals – How to Optimize Value Delivery

See separate report.

Data Science Workshop