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The Leading International Conference for Software Architecture

November 27–30, 2023 | Online (CET)


We would like to thank all attendees, speakers, sponsors, and partners for a great 2023 conference!
The next edition will take place in November 2024. We will be happy to keep you up to date with the exact date and all other conference news through our newsletter service:

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Global. Digital. Inspiring.

The Software Architecture Gathering — Digital 2023 is the international conference highlight for all those working on solution structures in IT projects: primarily software architects, software developers, and quality assurance professionals, but also system analysts who want to communicate better with their developers. A selection of the best-known international experts will share their practical knowledge on the most important topics in modern software architecture.

The International Software Architecture Qualification Board (iSAQB®) presents the conference in cooperation with iX Magazin.

SAG 2023 in Numbers




Sessions & Keynotes




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Carola Lilienthal speaks at SAG Digital 2021

Online Conference

The 2023 Software Architecture Gathering will be held as an online conference with both speakers and attendees participating virtually. All talks will be scheduled in Central European Time (MEZ; UTC+01:00).

Attendees of the main conference (November 29 and 30, 2023) will have exclusive access to recordings of the conference sessions for one year after the event.

Expand Your Knowledge and Learn Best Practices Through 6 Tracks of Sessions


Learn the basics of software architecture


Dive into new concepts for modeling, documenting, and more

Beyond Technology

Develop skills for business, personal growth and collaboration

Tech and Impact

New types of tools and technology that affect architectural work


Learn from case studies and real-world applications

Outside the Box

Explore related topics we think are interesting for software architects

SAG Speakers 2023

Amal Tahri

Sociotechnical Architect

Anne Currie

Making platforms green

Ben Evans

Observability Lead, Red Hat Runtimes

Bernd Ruecker

Co-Founder and Chief Technologist

Bert Jan Schrijver

CTO at OpenValue

Carola Lilienthal

WPS - Workplace Solutions

Heidi Waterhouse

Mercenary Marketing Maven

Diana Montalion

Mentrix: Principal

Kenny Baas‑Schwegler

Facilitating design & architecture by the people!

Laila Bougria

Software Engineer at Particular Software, speaker and knitting addict.

Mark Richards
Mark Richards

Independent Consultant, Founder of

Rakia Ben Sassi

Google Developer Expert (Angular), WTM Ambassador, TechLead, and Content Creator

Ruchi Agarwal

Senior Software Engineer, Netflix

Sander Hoogendoorn

Tools do not solve problems, thinking does.

Uwe Friedrichsen

Trying to make the (IT) world a little bit better

Vaughn Vernon

Software ecologist, architect, modeler, and author.

Eberhard Wolff

Head of Architecture, SWAGLab

Isabella Stilkerich

Schaeffler Technologies

Kevin Goldsmith

Chief Technology Officer, DistroKid

Kim Nena Duggen


Andrew Murphy

Hi, I'm Andrew, here to shake things up in the technical industry

Klemens Skibicki

the holistically networked specialist in digital structural change founder.consultant.professor

Rebecca Parsons

Chief Technology Officer, ThoughtWorks

Peter Götz

IT-Consultan & Agile Coach

Neal Ford

Director / Architect / Meme Wrangler @ ThoughtWorks

Claudine Allen

Lecturer, University of the West Indies & Consultant, CALLEN Software

Chris Simon

Startup CTO Coach

Stefan Toth

embarc Software Consulting, CEO and Co-Founder

SAG Digital Diversity Tickets

In an effort to support inclusion at SAG Digital, a number of tickets will be designated free of charge for under-represented persons and those who would not be able to attend due to financial circumstances.

SAG Digital 2023 Was Proudly Supported By

Sponsoring SAG Digital is a great way to support and connect with our global community of software architects and developers.

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Main Conference Pass


Valid on November 29 and 30

40+ Sessions and Talks

Exclusive Access to Conference Recordings



Workshop Pass


Valid on November 27

Join one of our full-day Power Workshops



Workshop Pass


Valid on November 28

Join one of our half-day Power Workshops



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