London Speakers May 2016

SPEAKER BIOS

 

Craig Hawkins – HPE Enterprise Architect

Craig is an HPE Enterprise Architect with 30 years of experience in the IT industry. Craig developed his architect experience by serving as CTO or Chief Architect for four accounts, creating IT Strategy Plans for clients, establishing governance structures, hosting multiple technical focus groups and forums, managing a Cloud architecture modelling team, and conducting programme-level efficiency assessments.


 

Sam Phillimore – HPE Business Consultant

A Business Management graduate who chose the path as a Business Analyst at HPE, with aspiration of eventually becoming an Enterprise Architect. Sam is working on a global transformation project, where he has acquired modelling skills, knowledge of reference architecture and extensive experience with Sparx System and eaDocX reporting.


 

Lee Harding – HPE Global Chief Architect

Lee is an HPE OpenGroup Master certified IT architect, possessing architectural experience gained through developing full life-cycle IT projects, including workplace services, networks, applications, data centre infrastructure and Cloud solutions from concept to delivery.


 

Rodrigo Nascimento

Rodrigo Nascimento is an experienced Enterprise and Solution Architect driven by innovation and integrity. The combination of his passion for technology and his strong academic business background (bachelor’s degree in Marketing and MBA) has been used in many organisations to optimise the utilisation of IT resources and capabilities to leverage competitive advantage over the past 20 years.


 

Gavin Herbert - DVLA


Gavin Herbert is a Business Architecture & Reference Manager at Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) who has worked at the DVLA for almost 13 years. His Experience Includes Business/Enterprise Architecture Traditional Business Process Analysis  Office Work Measurement  Lean Practitioner


 

Patrick Revell – Ordnance Survey

PPatrick Revell is the lead data architect responsible for designing the processes required to automatically create representations of real-world objects at small scales from detailed sources. Patrick has worked with industry leaders for over 10 years to evolve the technologies required for automatic generalisation out of research and into production. These systems are now the foundation platform enabling Ordnance Survey to generate key Open Data products that underpin the UK National Information Infrastructure.


 

Ian Giblett – Airbus

 

Ian Giblett is a researcher for Airbus Group Innovations which is the research division for Airbus Group. He graduated with a Masters in Computer Systems Engineering in 2007. He joined EADS as it was then called on their graduation programme in 2007 and eventually joined the research division in 2010. The main focus of his work since has been working on public funded research projects in the areas of systems engineering collaboration. The topics of these projects have ranged from model based systems engineering, IoT and more recently, human factors.


 

Phil Chudley – Dunstan Thomas Consulting

An experienced user of Enterprise Architect Phil Chudley is a Principal Consultant (TOGAF 9 Certified, OMG Certified UML Professional) at Dunstan Thomas Consulting. He has used Enterprise Architect for the past 10 years and has extensive practical knowledge of all its functionality, and also how to enhance its functionality through the use of MDGs, Scripts and Extensions.

In this time he has also authored numerous white papers and training courses (EA, UML, BPMN/BPEL, SysML, ArchiMate, TOGAF). Phil has also created customised Extensions and UML profiles for Enterprise Architect as well as speaking at the European Enterprise Architect User Group events. This has positioned Phil as a recognised expert and trusted adviser in the EA user community & DT’s client base.


 

Rasheed Amzart – ATOC

 

Rasheed is a Certified Enterprise Architect. He has worked on several enterprise wide projects for a number of organisations within Europe including AT&T, Accenture, EDS, BT, BBC, Natwest, CSC and others.

He has also held a number of senior positions which include Senior Database Administrator and currently works as The Lead Senior Data Architect for the Association of Train Operating Companies (ATOC) where he has been responsible for developing the organisations entire enterprise corporate data model and is responsible for data architecting a number of core train operating ticketing, fares, pricing and reservation systems.


 

Geert Bellekens

Geert Bellekens is an acknowledged Enterprise Architect expert and has written numerous add-ins for Enterprise Architect, including the free open source EA Navigator and EA-Matic. Geert Bellekens has helped several of the larger Belgian organizations to define and document their modelling method, train and coach the modellers and develop supporting tools. He is also one of the founding members and a regular speaker on the EA User Group events.


 

Dr. Konrad Wieland– LieberLieber

Dr. Konrad Wieland is an expert in modeling and model-based software development in the most diverse domains. Even during his dissertation at the Vienna University of Technology, he published a host of articles on team-based modeling and software configuration management. Since 2012, as Consultant and Product Manager at LieberLieber he has continued to expand his expertise in these and other areas in and around Enterprise Architect.


 

Lars Lundgren - Biner

Lars is a partner and a senior consultant of Biner which is a consultancy- and a training Company specialising in Business Analysis, Change Management and Architecture.  Lars has long experience in developing and changing business based on new business models and information technology. Lars is responsible for the development of BEASI which is a tool for change management based on architecture and is a plug-in for Sparx EA. Lars is the local partner of The Open Group representing Sweden and Norway.


 

Ian Mitchell - EAdocX

A long-standing EA user, business analyst mentor and teacher, Ian is the author of the popular eaDocX® document generator for EA. He also shares his observations from 30+ years in IT at www.theartfulmodeller.com.


 

Christoph Bergner – MID GmbH

Christoph is owner of MID GmbH in Nuremberg and Zurich with > 140 employees. MID is covering all major areas of modeling such as UML, ER, BPMN, Archimate, TOGAF with consulting services and tools.

Christoph has promoted the investment into tool integration platforms smartfacts.com, toolbus.net and the integration of Enterprise Architect with smartfacts within MID. He leads the use of smartfacts technology in the Enterprise Architect eco system.

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