DDD Europe 2022 - Program

Introduction to Context Mapping


Michael Plöd

Michael Plöd

Context Maps, are a part of strategic Domain-driven Design whichs aims at delivering a holistic overview over the interactions between bounded contexts and teams. They make the implicitly hidden organizational dynamics explicitly visible.

This talk introduces you to the motivation and the benefit for Context Maps. You will also learn about the three team dependencies and nine patterns which make up a Context Map. The talk also aims at delivering a consistent visual presentation for context maps and will give you an overview of tools and free resources which are available.

This talks is explicitly aimed at newbies to the topic and is no deep dive for seasoned experts.

About Michael Plöd

INNOQ - FellowTwitter

Michael works as a Fellow for INNOQ in Germany. He has over 15 years of practical consulting experience in software development and architecture. His main areas of interest are currently Domain-driven Design, Microservices and in general Software Architectures. Michael is a regular speaker at national and international conferences.