Roger Evernden

How Can Enterprise Architecture Easily Save The World?

Enterprise Architecture Conference Europe 2018 BPM Conference Europe 2018 22-25 October 2018, London I am looking forward to speaking at IRM’s co-located conferences on Enterprise Architecture and Business Process Management, 22-25 October 2018, London. This is one of my favourite EA conferences. It provides an excellent opportunity to mix with architects from a wide variety…

Only one week left to memorise my TEDx talk!

Becoming Our Many Selves is a talk about the imbalance many of us experience in our lives… In the bustle and hustle of our daily lives the emphasis is so often on achievements and getting things done, and so little on simply being authentic. At the same time, we are all multi-faceted – but throughout…

Becoming our many selves – TEDx Folkestone

Here’s the full list of speakers at the 23rd June TEDx event in Folkestone. I’m working on the script for my talk – Becoming Your Many Selves. It’s on the 6th iteration, and I feel there are a few more to go before it’s finalised. I’ve learned so much about preparing a talk like this……

How to easily say absolutely nothing at all….

I’ve watched a lot of great EA presentations, but I’ve also seen quite a few that didn’t say anything at all. If that sounds familiar, then you’ll love Will Stephen‘s funny send-up – How to sound smart in your TED talk: I came across this while preparing for my forthcoming TEDx talk in Folkestone. It’s…

Lesson #33 – Success is 80% planning and thinking

Another extract from 101 Lessons from Enterprise Architecture – “success is 80% planning and thinking”. (If you want to know about the previous 80% claim mentioned here… it’s in Lesson #32 “success is 80% persistence”. Read more… download the free extract from the book.) I’m very aware of this lesson right now, as I’m busily planning and…

101 Lessons from EA – #13 – Arrangement versus complexity

Lesson 13 from my book, 101 Lessons from Enterprise Architecture is about the use of arrangement to manage complexity.

In an earlier post I asked for advice on whether I should publish a new edition of this book. Thank you to everyone for your valuable feedback and advice… I shall be updating the book during the course of this year, with a new edition planned for next year.

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Ideas worth sharing… TEDx Folkestone 2018

I’m thrilled to hear that I’ve been selected to speak at TEDxFolkestone 2018. The theme of this event is Courage to Step Beyond.   This is an exciting opportunity. I started my career as an Enterprise Architect in part because I was inspired by the ideas of Richard Saul Wurman – who created and chaired the TED…