Business architecture has been gaining traction and recognition, especially as an enabler of strategy execution and transformation. The discipline has also continued to formalize and advance within organizations, industry associations, and even academia. This talk will first offer a global snapshot of business architecture, including a pulse on how organizations are using the discipline along with recent developments and focus areas. We will then explore some possible futures for how business architecture can make the greatest impact, extrapolating from the trends and indications we are seeing today. Finally, we will illuminate a few crucial conversations that could help our global architecture community breakthrough in new ways.