Board

Chair Board

Our Chair Board consists of exceptional visionary individuals and researchers from both academia and industry that have left a mark on this generation. They have been instrumental in our success. In their work on the Board, members do not represent any personal or professional interests.

The board is dedicated to advance research and the development of concepts. Board-directors exercise a major impact on the academic concepts and industry standards and strategic direction of the Global University Alliance. The board is instrumental to plan, organize, and execute the annual conference and events.

Dr. Simon Polovina

Dr. Simon Polovina

Chairman, Head of Enterprise Architecture and Enterprise Semantics Research

Prof. Mark von Rosing

Prof. Mark von Rosing

Co-Chairman, Head of Enterprise Modelling and Patternicity Research

Prof. Dr. Wim Laurier

Prof. Dr. Wim Laurier

Co-Chairman, Head of Enterprise Ontology Research

Prof. Ardavan Amini

Prof. Ardavan Amini

Co-Chairman, Head of Enterprise Engineering and Systems Engineering Research

The tasks of the Global University Alliance Board are the following:

  • Insure collaboration across universities, professors and researchers
  • Manage regional GUA work
  • Work on joint publications
  • Funding requests/proposals
  • Support events and conferences
  • Seek and enable research
  • Advance the development of concepts and standards
  • Enhance the body of knowledge
  • Ensure tight cooperation and collaboration with Industry Partners

Academic Board of Directors

Prof. Dr. Hans-Jürgen Scheruhn

Prof. Dr. Hans-Jürgen Scheruhn

Advisory Board Member, Head of Enterprise Navigation system Research

Prof. Maxim Arzumanyan

Prof. Maxim Arzumanyan

Advisory Board Member

Prof. August-Wilhelm Scheer

Prof. August-Wilhelm Scheer

Advisory Board Member

Jamie Caine

Jamie Caine

Advisory Board Member

Dr. Elizabeth Uruchurtu

Dr. Elizabeth Uruchurtu

Advisory Board Member

Industry Partners & Industry Board of Directors

Enterprise Standard Body:
George Etzel, LEADing Practice, CEO

Enterprise Architecture Framework
John A. Zachman
Inventor and Father of Enterprise Architecture, Zachman International

ISO Coordinator:
Johan H. Bendz
International Organization for Standardization, SC 7, WG 42 Convener

IEEE Coordinator:
Rich Hilliard
International Organization for Standardization, Project editor, ISO/IEC/IEEE 42010
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Editor of IEEE Std 1471:2000

Software Standard Body
Fred Cummins
OMG, Business Modeling & Integration Task Force, Chairman

Henk DeMan
OMG VDML Chairman

NATO Coordinators:
Johan Goossens
NATO Allied Command Transformation
Branch Head, Technology & Human Factors

UNESCO Coordinator:
Dr. Selin N. Şenocak
UNESCO Chair Holder
Cultural Diplomacy, Governance and Education
Director, Occidental Studies Applied Research Center
Political Sciences and International Relations Faculty Member

CSIR Coordinator:
Rentia Barnard
Research Institute CSIR, Enterprise Architect Research Group Leader

Information Security Standard Body:
Steve Durbin
CEO of Information Security Forum