NextGen Digital
for the Techade

New Delhi, India| July 29 - 31, 2024

Event Location

Hyatt Regency Delhi
Ring Rd, Bhikaji Cama Place, Rama Krishna Puram, New Delhi, Delhi 110066, India

About the Event

Celebrating Excellence in Innovation and Collaboration: Join Us as We Honor the Minds Shaping the Future of Technology and Business 

Event Highlights:

  • Keynote Addresses: Hear from influential thought leaders sharing their perspectives on industry trends and challenges

  • Award Presentations: Witness the recognition of outstanding contributions to innovation, collaboration, and excellence

  • Panel Discussions: Engage in dynamic conversations with experts on topics shaping the future of technology and business

  • Unlock the Potential of Next-Gen Strategies : Delve into how Ecosystems Architecture will drive digital innovation and redefine business landscapes through data-driven decision-making and scalable infrastructure

  • AI Unleashed: learn from industry experts, and gain insight into the transformative power AI is having on the work of Enterprise Architects and how the development of industry standards for AI will be critical to the effective implementation and control of this technology    

Why Attend?​​​​​​

  • Expert Speakers: Learn from the best in the industry! Our line-up of speakers includes thought leaders, practitioners, and visionaries who will share their insights and experiences

  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with industry leaders, fellow professionals, and innovators. Build valuable relationships that extend beyond the event

  • Knowledge: Dive deep into discussions on emerging trends, best practices, and transformative strategies

  • Recognition: Celebrate the achievements of experts in the field

Monday, July 29 

Digital India | TOGAF® Standard | ArchiMate® | Sustainabilty & The Digital Enterprise

Explore the expansive landscape of architectural innovation and delve into the transformative initiatives of Digital India. Witness how Digital India is reshaping Enterprise Architecture through digital infrastructure and visionary growth strategies.

As technology advances, businesses increasingly recognize the importance of integrating sustainability into their digital strategies. From reducing carbon footprints to fostering eco-friendly practices, we explore how organizations can use digital innovations to build a more sustainable future. Join us as we uncover the synergies between sustainability and the digital enterprise, paving the way for a greener, more responsible approach to business in the digital age. Learn about the TOGAF® Standard and join the ArchiMate® Forum as they celebrate their 15th Anniversary.

Tuesday, July 30

Ecosystems Architecture & AI | Cybersecurity & AI | Open Industry Standards | Open Professions

In Ecosystems Architecture & AI, enterprises navigate a complex web of interconnected systems, each thread weaving together innovation and adaptation. Embrace the dynamic interplay between structure and evolution, crafting new pathways to success in a rapidly changing world. 

Within cybersecurity, discussions will revolve around safeguarding digital assets and mitigating risks in the face of evolving threats. We'll explore the impact of AI on cybersecurity strategies, considering how emerging technologies shape the landscape of defense and response measures.

INITIATE - Industry-Academia Workshop 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. [Invitation only]

Theme: Architecting Digital India - Integrating Industry & Academia

Wednesday, July 31

AEA Conclave 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

The AEA India Conclave is a premier gathering that unites architects to delve into the current landscape of Enterprise Architecture. This event showcases a keynote address by a distunguished EA speaker and hosts a dynamic panel discussion with industry experts. Attendees have the opportunity to engage in the interactive "Voice of the Arhcitect" session, providing a platform to connect with fellow architects, technology experts, and EA champions, fostering collaboration and knowledge exchange.


INITIATE - EA Student Competition Project Showcase 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

The Open Group acadmic program INITIATE is a platform to bring together industry and academia in a synergistic relationship, specifically aimed to develop the next generation of enterprise architects with the capabilityto shape and propel India's transformation towards a digital economy. Aligned with India's National Education Policy, this program aims to bridge the gap between academia and industry by providing tailored resources and facilitating engagements.

The Open Group India Awards 2024 
Empowering Excellence: Celebrating Innovation with Open Standards 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.

The Open Group India proudly presents the 6th edition of our prestigious awards, dedicated to recognizing and celebrating outstanding organizations and teams across India, South Asia, the Middle East, and African regions. These awards honor excellence in leveraging open standards, open-source software, and best practices to drive innovation and success.

The Open Group Standards are instrumental in fostering global collaboration, facilitating international product and service exchange, enhancing regulatory compliance, promoting interoperability, and fostering healthy market competition.

Award Categories:

In alignment with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) outlined in Agenda 2030, this category spotlights the crucial role of standards in advancing sustainability across various sectors. From chemicals to electronics to renewable energy, this category showcases interventions such as robust technical procedures, effective regulatory practices, stakeholder engagement, inclusive collaboration, and impactful standard-setting. These efforts contribute to global initiatives for ease of doing business, strengthening trade, and fostering sustainable development.

Integrated with blended learning, problem-based projects, and mentorship, this competition award offers students the chance to tackle real-world challenges, propose innovative solutions, and showcase their ability to design efficient enterprise architecture solutions. Join us in New Delhi, India, where the best projects will be awarded attractive prizes at our grand ceremony.


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   Event Fees

Note: Members of the AEA or TOGAF® Certified Individuals are NOT automatically Members of The Open Group.

You are entitled to the Member rate if your company / organization is a Member of The Open Group. The current membership list can be checked here

                                  Early Bird Rate (up to June 28th)            Standard Rate

1-Day Pass

Member                             ₹ 4,500                                                           ₹ 6,000

Govt/Academic                ₹ 6,000                                                           ₹ 7,000

Non-Member                    ₹ 6,500                                                           ₹ 7,500


2-Day Pass

Member                             ₹ 8,500                                                           ₹ 11,000

Govt/Academic                ₹ 11,500                                                         ₹ 13,500

Non-Member                    ₹ 12,500                                                         ₹ 14,500


Full Member Pass 3 Days (Note - Membership of the Association of Enterprise Architects does not necessarily mean that you or your organization are Members of The Open Group)

Member                             ₹ 10,000                                                         ₹ 12,500

Govt/Academic                ₹ 13,000                                                         ₹ 16,000

Non-Member                    ₹ 15,000                                                         ₹ 17,500

Awards Dinner (Entry to the India Awards Dinner on Wednesday, July 31)

Member                             ₹ 3,300                                                           ₹ 3,300


Sponsors and Exhibitors

The Open Group Platinum Members