Houston 2018: Proceedings - ArchiMate Forum

ArchiMate™ Forum Members' Meeting

Tuesday,  July 24, 2:00 – 5:30 pm

Objective of Meeting

The main goal of the meeting was to review the topics and matters of the Forum and also to discuss the Forum and the ArchiMate standard vision and value proposition. Leaders presented the project reports and feedback was received from attendees. Actions were defined in relation to the existing and possible new activities to fulfil the contents of the Forum strategy and vision in order to make it actionable.


The following topics were covered in the meeting:

  • The Forum Director opened the session and welcomed attendees
  • Review and approval of the London meeting minutes and actions
  • The Forum Director, on behalf of the Forum Chair, delivered a presentation of the Standard and the Forum vision and strategy based on the content of the approved document; actions were defined to make the document actionable
  • Business report presentations: membership numbers and Certification Program numbers
  • A report was presented about ArchiMate 3.0.1 improvement activities
  • Progress on the ArchiMate Exchange File Format standard was presented
  • The joint activity project reports were presented: ArchiMate and TOGAF® Harmonization and TOGAF, IT4IT™, and ArchiMate Harmonization
  • The Capability-Based Planning activity report was presented
  • The ArchiMate Financial Reference Models activity report was presented
  • Progress related to OMG activities liaison was presented and discussed
  • Planning for the Singapore members' meeting was discussed and agreed


Detailed meeting minutes and 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
  • Take the proper actions to move forward with the Forum vision and strategy
  • Support the current activities in place
  • Carry out proper planning for The Open Group Singapore members' meeting


The Open Group Platinum Members