Brisbane 2016 Agenda

Friday 21st October 2016

Novotel Brisbane
200 Creek St
Brisbane QLD 4000

Please find below the agenda for the 2016 Business Analysis Professional Day in Brisbane.

TimeTopic
8:00 – 9:00 Registration
9:00 - 10:00 Keynote: Rita Panahi
10:00 – 10:30 Morning networking break (morning tea provided)
10:30 – 11:30
Session 1Session 2
Ryan McKergow – Don’t be a zombie writing your stories: Learn some cutting-edge analysis techniquesMurray Watt – Probity in Procurement and its relevance to all in its life-cycle
11:30 - 12:30
Session 1Session 2
Hugh Peterken & Elliot Heitman – Why business analysis is key to delivering on strategyNeil Bazley – The Opportunity for Motive (and the Means!)
12:30 – 13:30 Lunchtime networking break (lunch provided)
13:30 – 14:30
Session 1Session 2
Tim Coventry – “C” Level Execs get why good business analysis is critical, why can’t BAs explain it?Mervin Chiang - Rethinking the way we deliver business solutions to achieve more with less
14:30 - 15:30
Session 1Session 2
Camille Clerc – Change and the Business Analyst
14:30 - 15:00 - Karen Diedericks – Business Analysis Core Concept ModelTM
15:00 - 5:30 - Mitushi Chowdhury - Benefits Management: If it is not quantified, it is not a benefit!
15:30 - 16:00Afternoon networking break
16:00 - 17:00 Keynote: Sonia McDonald - Leadership is an Attitude
17:00 - 17:15 Closing remarks

If you are visiting Brisbane, Novotel Brisbane offers BA Professional Day delegates 15% off the available rack rate for accommodation. Call 07 3309 3309 to book and mention you are attending the IIBA Australia conference to obtain the discount.

Car parking can be booked at Secure Parking Novotel Hotel. Visitors may want to book Earlybird parking at sharp rates, or ask at hotel reception for delegate specials.

The conference is a five minute walk from Central Station.