SOA SIG Meeting Agenda

Final agenda

September 25, 2007, Jacksonville, Florida, USA


AM, Joint session with OMG Insurance Working Group



09:00 – 9:10

Welcome remarks, Dr. Richard Soley, Chairman & CEO, Object Management Group

Call to order, review agenda -Harsh Sharma

09:10 – 10:10

Tower Group Keynote Presentation, SOA Governance in the Insurance Space,
Mark Gorman, Strategic Research Advisor, Insurance, Tower Group

10:10 – 10:25

Morning Refreshments

10:25 – 11:15

OMG and SOA: An overview of SOA Special Interest Group

Agent Technology for Business Agility in Insurance

Harsh Sharma, James Odell, OMG SOA SIG Co-Chairs

11:15 – 12:00

Business Driven SOA, OMG Standards empower Business User/SME to define Insurance Business Glossary/Concepts and generate ‘Services’                                                            Vitaly Khusidman/Arthur Hill, Unisys

1200 – 1300


PM, SOA SIG session continued
1.00-2.00  UML Profile and Metamodel (UPMS) Standard update James Amsden, IBM
2.00-2.30  Event Metamodel and Profile (EMP) RFP update Robert Covington/PJ Hinton, Rhysome
2.30-2.45      Coffee Break
2.45-3.30 Business Agility: Is SOA Enough, OMG SOA SIG white paper discussion Harsh Sharma/Jim Odell, OMG SOA SIG Co-Chairs

Call to action: SOA in Telecom, Hanane Becha, Nortel

3.45-4.15 SOA Standards Knowledgebase

URL for  SOA Standards Knowledgebase: Update Pete Rivett, Adaptive, Harsh Sharma

4.15-4.30  Misc. items/questions/comments