Melbourne 2018 Agenda

Thursday 11th October 2018

Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre
1 Convention Place
South Wharf Victoria Australia

Please find below the agenda for the 2018 Business Analysis Professional Day.

Time Stream 1
Room 106
Stream 2
Room 104
Stream 3
Room 103
Stream 4
Presentations &
Quick Bites
Room 102
9:00-10:00Opening Keynote: Ken Fulmer - BA Digital Skills evolution
10:00–10:30Morning networking break (morning tea provided)
10:30–11:30Garry Sien - Bridging the Divide between Technology and End UsersAndrew Hobday - Business agility and active questionsAndrea Tappe – IT Security: A practical introductionMarcello de la Rosa - Process Mining and how it changes the way we do BPM
11:30-12:30Shree Balachandran - Let's KISS - Business Strategy!Geoff Griffin & Damian Wilson - What’s your problem?Victor Zalakos - Influence essentials for Business Analysis
12:30–13:30Lunchtime networking break (lunch provided)
13:30–14:30Tim Coventry & Sohail Chatha - Using the IIBA Agile Extension and the Agile MindsetIgor Arkhipov - Make the dreams come true: experience driven developmentCecily Macdougall & Michael Augello - Strategic Business Analysis for enabling TransformationArvind Arcot - Business Analysis and Customer Experience - 2 sides of the same coin
Imran Merchant - Value of Business Architecture
14:30-15:30Jamie Tarling - Scaling an Agile Business Analysis PracticeSusan Yu - Lessons learned from agile robotic automation programsDana Malcova - Business Analyst's Skill Set for Innovation in the MINDSET ECONOMY
15:30-16:00Afternoon networking break
16:00-17:00 Panel Discussion: Is Business Analysis the profession of the future? Hosted by Hugh Peterken
17:00-19:00Post Conference Networking Event @ Melbourne Public

Note – Program still subject to change, amendments may be made to accommodate speaker availability.
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Post Conference Networking Event

The IIBA® Melbourne Branch is pleased to be hosting a post conference networking event. Come along to socialise and network with fellow conference attendees.

Take the time to reflect on the day in a relaxed setting at the Melbourne Public, just a 3 minute walk from the Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre.

Melbourne Public
11 Dukes Walk
South Wharf Victoria