The Business Architecture Summit

Overview & Registration | 2019

We are proud to announce that the Twin Cities Business Architecture Forum Community will be holding our 4th annual day-long Summit!

Regular price $154 + fees
At the door $169 + fees
Thursday, December 5th, 2019

Twin Cities Business Architecture Summit

Business Architecture: A New Perspective

Devoted to building expanded understanding of the value of business architecture in organizations, and enhancing your effectiveness as a business architect and business leader.

The Summit planning group is in full swing–we have two exciting keynotes confirmed, Whynde Kuehn, Founder and Managing Director of S2E Consulting and Christopher Kopka, President of Thrivent Church Solutions. Check the Agenda Tab for the day-at-a-glance, and the Speaker and Presentations Tab for the full details! We’re planning to have an information-packed, fun day together–we can’t wait to see you on December 6th!

Join us for a day focused on this year’s theme “Business Architecture: A New Perspective”

How is business architecture fundamental to our thinking about organizations, leadership, and delivering business value

  • Dynamic keynote presentations
  • Practitioner-oriented breakout tracks
  • Networking with other professionals
  • Social hour following closing keynote

An extremely high value proposition!

This event made possible by TCBAF volunteers and our generous business sponsors and presenters.


If interested in submitting a presentation proposal for the 2019 Summit – APPLY HERE

Additional details available on the Program Agenda tab–all sessions are confirmed and ready to go!  

Breakout Session Track Descriptions

  • Driving Business Transformation – The latest approaches to business and digital transformation to drive your business success.
  • Build Your Skills – A couple of our community partners will provide skill-building through embedded training sessions at the Summit. Each session will be led by certified business architecture trainers, with CEUs available for Guild Certified Business Architects (CBA)(R)’s.
  • Applied Business Architecture – This track will focus on the stories and examples of the practical business architecture techniques, collaboration, and application – including extensions in to customer experience, human-centered design, technical architecture, and more.
  • Maturing Our Practice – If you are just beginning your business architecture journey or facing growth or adoption challenges with an existing practice, these sessions will provide guidance on building the discipline, practice, governance, and success with your efforts.

Host Location

9320 Excelsior Boulevard
Hopkins, MN 55343

Examples of Past Years’ Programs


Schedule Overview

7:30 Registration, Breakfast and Networking
8:15 Welcome and morning keynote
10:00 Track Sessions start
12:15 Lunch and Networking
1:00 Track Sessions continue
3:15 Closing Keynote and Wrap Up
4:30 Hosted Reception

Get Your Tickets

Regular price $154 + fees
At the door $169 + fees

Made possible by TCBAF volunteers, our community and education sponsors, and our generous presenters.