2 DAY PARTNER CONFERENCE

Software Architecture Gathering Digital 2021

Wednesday, 13th - Thursday, 14th October, Online Conference

59 experts spoke.
Overview

The Software Architecture Gathering is the international conference highlight for all those working on solution structures in IT projects: primarily software architects, developers and professionals in quality assurance, but also system analysts who want to communicate better with their developers.

The conference is presented by the International Software Architecture Qualification Board (iSAQB®) in cooperation with Skills Matter. A selection of the best-known international experts will share their practical knowledge on the most important topics in state-of-the-art software architecture.

For full details on this event, please visit the SAG website.

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Programme

Day 1: Keynotes and Sessions: Day 1

The Leading International Conference for Software Architecture

Track Room 1 Room 2 Room 3 Room 4 Room 5
08:15
KEYNOTE

The Future of the Past – Legacy will Stay with Us

Carola Lilienthal

Architecture Foundations


architecture legacy-systems
09:15

Essential Architectural Thinking – Why, How, What, When, and How Much?

Uwe Friedrichsen

Architecture Foundations


architecture software-architecture
2

"But the New System Must be Able to do the Same as the Old One!" "No!" – Modernize Systems Properly

Dominik Rost and Matthias Naab

Outside the Box


architecture software-modernisation

From Dax Company to Church: Experiences from 10 Years Analyzing Complex Software Systems

Nils Göde

Technology and Impact


architecture vizualisation automated-analysis

A Change-Data-Capture Use-Case: Designing an Evergreen Cache

Nicolas Fränkel

Architecture Trends


architecture evergreen-cache change-data-capture cdc

Modern Architecture

Ted Neward

Architecture Trends


architecture software-architecture
10:15

"Speak" Your Architecture: From Domain Language to Well-Named Components

Matthias Bohlen

Architecture Foundations


architecture domain-driven-design user-experience business-friendly-naming naming
2

Does Culture Impact Software Design?

Avraham Poupko and Kenny Baas-Schwegler

Outside the Box


architecture collaboration communication software-design culture

Sustainable Design for a Better Tomorrow

Frank Pientka

Technology and Impact


architecture climate-footprint energy-consumption sustainability

Event Driven Architecture @ Allianz Advisory

Annegret Junker

Architecture Trends


architecture reactive-architecture advisory-software event-driven-architectures

Stress Driven Development, and How to Avoid it

Dmitry Vinnik

Beyond Technology


architecture productivity health people
11:15

The Indisputable Structure for Backends and Frontends

Adam Bien

Architecture Foundations


architecture spa microservices bce backend frontend

Wunderkind Natural Language Processing – Opportunities, Challenges, & Limits

Jannik Fischbach

Technology and Impact


architecture natural-language-processing

Architecture & DevOps – How to Deliver Sustainable Quality in an Ever-Changing Environment

Peter Götz

Architecture Trends


architecture devops
12:00

Break

13:30
KEYNOTE

Beyond the Known Knowns

Kevlin Henney

Beyond Technology


architecture development-process knowledge-acquisition knowledge
14:30

Metrics for Architects

Alexander von Zitzewitz

Architecture Foundations


architecture maintainability metrics

Software Architecture, Team Topologies, and Complexity Science

James Lewis

Outside the Box


architecture complexity-science team-structure software-architecture teams
2

Legacy Supplantation Patterns

Ian Cartwright and Rob Horn

Technology and Impact


architecture software-modernisation anti-patterns legacy-supplantation-patterns legacy-code

Beyond Micro Frontends: Frontend Moduliths for Enterprise Solutions

Manfred Steyer

Architecture Trends


architecture frontend-modulith
15:30

Compression, Dedupe, Encryption, Conundrums in Cloud

Tejas Chopra

Architecture Foundations


architecture cloud optimization encryption dedupe compressions

D.A.R.E. More, F.E.A.R. Less – How Journaling Puts Leadership in Action

Cosima Laube

Outside the Box


leadership people-development journaling
2

Architecture Meets Artificial Intelligence

Andreas Rausch and Christoph Knieke

Technology and Impact


data architecture artificial-intelligence machine-learning

Building Reactive Systems on AWS

Sascha Möllering

Architecture Trends


architecture performance reactive-systems aws
16:30
KEYNOTE

Architectural Patterns for Rapid, Reliable, Frequent and Sustainable Development

Chris Richardson

Architecture Trends


architecture modular-monolith architectural-patterns microservices

Day 2: Sessions & Keynotes

The Leading International Conference for Software Architecture

Track Room 1 Room 2 Room 3 Room 4 Room 5
08:00
KEYNOTE

Architecture, Babies, and Bathwater

Stefan Tilkov

Architecture Foundations


architecture software-architecture
09:00

That's Not in my Job Description

Alexander Lorz

Architecture Foundations


team-structure organizational-context architecture software-architecture

Domain-Driven Design & Legacy: Evolution Not Revolution

Eberhard Wolff

Architecture Trends


architecture legacy-systems domain-driven-design

Balancing Choreography and Orchestration

Bernd Rücker

Hands-on


architecture orchestration choreography
10:00

Quality Storming: Collaborative Modelling for Quality Requirements

Michael Plöd

Architecture Foundations


architecture quality-storming collaborative-modelling

Mainframe & Serverless Integration – How to Liberate the Data and Stay Competitive

Federico Fregosi

Architecture Trends


architecture cloud aws mainframe containers serverless fintech

Why Software Should Reflect Real Life

Yara Mayer

Architecture Trends


architecture complexity refactoring

How to Read Complex Code?

Felienne Hermans

Hands-on


code learning programming

The Myth of Team Autonomy: Why it is an Illusion and We Still Need It

Gerrit Beine

Beyond Technology


devops agile organizational-autonomy organizational-structrue autonomous-teams collaboration team-autonomy teams
11:00

Lessons Learned Using ARC42 in a Real DevOps Team

Johannes Dienst

Architecture Foundations


architecture documentation arc42

Continuous Software Architecture for the Digital Age

Eoin Woods

Architecture Trends


architecture continuous-architecture

Event-Driven Microservices – Evolution, Not Revolution

Allard Buijze

Architecture Trends


architecture messaging event-driven-architecture microservices

Clean Infrastructure as Code

Mario-Leander Reimer

Hands-on


architecture clean-infrastructure infrastructure-as-code

The Art of Improving Software: Legacy Evolution, Done Right

Gernot Starke

Beyond Technology


architecture legacy
12:00

Break

13:00

Software Architecture in a DevOps World

Bert Jan Schrijver

Architecture Foundations


architecture devops continuous-delivery

Modules are Underrated

Richard Wallintin

Architecture Foundations


architecture modules domain-driven-modules hexagonal-architecture

Software Architecture in Predictive Analytics Software

Hiral Vyas Dave

Outside the Box


architecture predictive-analytics

Is software architecture an end in itself?

Holger Tiemeyer

Beyond Technology


architecture software-architecture
13:25

Orthogonal Defect Classification Data for Improving Leading Metrics

Nagesh Shenoy

Architecture Foundations


architecture
2

Package Structures of Software Systems

Matthias Eschhold and Steve Walter

Architecture Foundations


architecture package-structure maintainability

Why a Diverse Team is Crucial to Startup Success

Melissa Jurkoic

Beyond Technology


diversity startups

Building Greener

Kyle Jones

Outside the Box


sustainability climate-crisis
14:00

A Visual Language for Systems Integration

Matt McLarty

Architecture Trends


architecture distributed-systems
2

Embedded Systems Architecture

Peter Hruschka and Wolfgang Reimesch

Outside the Box


architecture embedded-systems arc42

Debunking What Makes a Great Leader

Jenn Donahue

Beyond Technology


leadership
15:00

The Lost Art of Software Design

Simon Brown

Architecture Trends


architecture software-design

Cloud Security Beyond Technology – Organizational Challenges on the Way to Cloud Native

Rainer Stropek

Technology and Impact


architecture public-cloud cloud-native cloud

Retrospecitves Antipatterns

Aino Vonge Corry

Beyond Technology


agile antipatterns retrospectives collaboration
16:00
KEYNOTE

Evolutionary Architecture: Principles and Patterns

Rebecca Parsons

Architecture Trends


architecture enterprise-architecture evolutionary-architecture
SkillsCasts