Philip Allega

Philip Allega

VP Analyst
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.
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Tuesday, 17 September, 2019 12:15 PM|Tuesday, 17 September, 2019 01:00 PM
Ask the Expert: Agile and Enterprise Architecture — Natural Enemies or a Successful Partnership

Unfortunately, hardcore Agile Manifesto advocates resist support EA can provide. Agile methodologies have had to reinvent some EA concepts to resolve challenges. We see successful partnerships for EA not just to those doing Agile but also to the leadership teams commissioning their work. Join this lively discussion about how EA can help, and who to help, and when to help as we shift from project to product.

Tuesday, 17 September, 2019 04:45 PM|Tuesday, 17 September, 2019 05:30 PM
Setting the Benchmark Criteria for Your Enterprise Architecture and Technology Innovation Leaders

If you’re an IT executive in charge of digital, there’s a 66% probability that you have an EA team supporting you. This session will help you determine whether you’ve got the right team doing the right work for you, and in the right way. In this session, you will be able to quickly benchmark how well your team is doing to support digital business. Leading practices for success are provided in this discussion.

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