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Agile Enterprise Engineering & Architecture Masterclass

This masterclass focuses on the role that enterprise IT engineering and architecture plays in a powerful results-driven integrated ecosystem, i.e. successful business and IT alignment.

The program has a managerial focus and provides up-to-date knowledge and state-of-the-art insights for business and IT professionals to excel in proactive organizational (re)design.

  • Learn how to recognize, identify, and describe your enterprise’s technical and organizational challenges, including all associated functional domains, reporting levels, human resources, and technology;
  • Establish design principles that enable the organization to drive and manage change;
  • Become the agent of enterprise level change. Serve as the intermediary between management, the IT department, and all operational units within your organization. Take the lead in supporting and realizing strategic objectives to succeed in a technology-driven context;
  • Practice DEMO (Design and Engineering Methodology for Organizations), a science-based ontological approach (developed at Delft University of Technology) for understanding and describing an organization’s complexity – in preparation for the Enterprise Engineering Institute ‘DEMO Master’ certificate.


Part 1 and 2 – Diagnosing the Enterprise Architecture, 10 days

Part 3 – Engineering Agility & Evolvability, 10 days




    • Type Masterclass
    • Location Online
    • Date March - June and September - December 2022
    • Duration 20 days

    Interesting for

    Enterprise Architects, Solution Architects, Program Manager

    Learning objectives

    • Recognize and reduce complexity in the digital enterprise’s organizational design;
    • Identify and describe the key issues of organizational transactions and business processes;
    • Recognize complex design patterns in the enterprise business processes;
    • Gain a comprehensive and appropriate overview of the main concepts of current systems development and architecture methodologies;
    • Become a DEMO practitioner (option to obtain DEMO Professional 4.0 certificate).
    • Understand and resolve fundamental reasons for organizational rigidity;
    • Identify, describe, and establish solutions to prevent combined effects triggered by system changes.

    • Jan Verelst
    • Erik Proper
    • Martin Op 't Land
    • Hans Mulder
    • Wim Vochten
    To be determined

    Price per person