Sydney 2018 Agenda

Thursday  1st November 2018

Sheraton on the Park
161 Elizabeth Street
Sydney NSW 2000

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

ThemeCapabilities and development path - Growing as business analystsProcesses – Business Analysts supporting transformationThe 3 Ts - Technology, Tools and Trends
8:30 – 9:00 Registration
9:00 - 9:30Welcome - Karen Presland, Chairperson IIBA Sydney Branch and Hugh Peterken, President of IIBA Australia Chapter
9:30 - 10:10Opening Keynote - James King, Agile Coach and Business Model Designer, Trading Concepts
10:10 – 10:30Morning networking break
10:30 – 11:30Dana Malcova - Business Analyst's Skill Set for Innovation in the MINDSET ECONOMYPhilip Dove - Great revolutions need great leadersGlenn Smyth - Business Process Management Suites: the heart of a Digitally Transformed Organisation
11:45 - 12:45Hugh Peterken - Finding the way: how to write a bloody good business caseDr. Pramod Singh - Machine learning and AI for business process automation and improvementsTerry Haayema - The Business Analyst role is doomed! But Business Analysis is more important than ever
12:45 – 13:30Lunchtime networking break
13:30 – 14:45Haydn Thomas - Facilitation EssentialsDesmond J Seeley and Briana Ertanin - Story MappingDaragh Henchy - Foundations and applications of Design Thinking
15:00 - 16:00Joseph Ling - Do you trust your mind? What the...for BA'sJames King - Agile meets compliance and business controlsSusan Webb - Industry 4.0 Workshop. What's in it for me?
16:00 - 16:30Afternoon networking break
16:30 - 17:15Closing Keynote - Mike Boutel, Head of Capability at PM Partners Group - Enterprise Agility
17:15 - 17:30Goodbye and thanks - Karen Presland, Chairperson IIBA Sydney Branch

Note – Whilst the session program is not expected to change, small amendments may be made to accommodate speaker availability.

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