Brisbane 2017 Presenters

For Brisbane’s Business Analysis Professional Day the following presenters have been announced:


  • Andrea Tappe – IT Security and BAs: a match made in heaven?
  • Bill Oakes – Business Analysis in a Changing World
  • Dana Malcova – Delivering Unique Value with Customer-Focused Business Architecture
  • Josh Barnett – Transforming the BA Practice: Beyond Business Analysis
  • Julie Graefe – Stakeholder engagement on a tax reform program in Afghanistan
  • Kirsty Smith – VUCA this! A BA in a changing world
  • Dr Mark Griffin – Has my project been effective? An introduction to survey design and program evaluation
  • Melissa Nicholls – A Change Practitioner’s Journey, Mines to Vines
  • Pascale Weir – Customer Experience: How to be a better Customer Analyst
  • Peter Stanford – The Art and Science of Business Analysis; It’s more than just a few pertinent questions and answers


  • Gareth Jones – How to Develop a Business Analysis Practice
  • Gwen Pinnington – BA as Coach and Strategist: Applying coaching and leadership techniques to elevate effectiveness

Quick Bites:

  • Amanda Lee – Demonstrating Impact: Social Missions and For Profit Enterprises
  • Gina Davidovic – Hacking the Role of the Business Analyst: Practical Benefits Management
  • Lesley Cooper – Today’s BA, dinosaur or dynamo?
  • Malini Jayaganesh  – The BA as Strategic Partner: Lessons from the field