Philip Allega is an analyst, developing research on the role of enterprise architecture (EA) and technology innovation leaders. In 2019, Mr. Allega is investigating business ecosystem modelling tools, strategy and innovation roadmapping, simulation and modelling, and the influence of AI/ML upon each. He is looking into the future of continuous planning. He is the 2019 global chair for Gartner's Enterprise Architecture & Technology Innovation Summits. He is frequently called upon to coach, facilitate, and assess business and IT leadership concerning EA, technology innovation, cost optimization, resource allocation, people development, time, financial and risk management. Typical industry discussions include government, financial services, agriculture, and retail. Past roles at Gartner included conference chair, coaching named accounts, agenda manager of research, and team manager of analysts. He has worked in EA for over 25 years. He is a Freeman of the City of London and a Liveryman in the Worshipful Company of Information Technologists, a City of London livery company.