Event Type: 
Section Meeting
Event Date: 
Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 18:15 to 21:00
IBM Forum
Upper Ground
SE1 9PZ London
United Kingdom
Event Details: 

20 March 2014 Business Process management (BPM) and Service Orientated Architecture (SOA) have been successfully implemented in many other industries but they remain relatively new approaches to business improvement within the Broadcast and Media Industries .

Nick Smith from Sony Professional Europe will provide a reality check and discuss, what the promised land should look like, the reality of real world projects and where these approaches are headed.
Andrew Collins for the SOA development team will be pleased to answer more detailed questions.


As an introduction Dominic Stone  from IBM will do brief presentation on "Today, every company is a media company".



You will need to have ID – passport, bank card or Drivers Licence to access IBM Southbank HQ
We thank IBM for making their IBM Forum available and providing the refreshments
IBM is located between the National Theatre and The London Television Centre /TLS
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