IRM UK

Business Analysis Conference Europe 2013, 23 – 25 September 2013, London

News   •   Jun 02, 2013 12:54 BST

5th Annual Conference in association
with the IIBA UK Chapter and the BCS

Business Analysis is growing at a phenomenal pace. Organisations are increasingly recognising the importance of business analysis in achieving successful change and many are investing heavily
in developing this capability. The skills and techniques of business analysts are invaluable in shaping and forming business change overall as well as making the most of opportunities presented by new technologies. Business Analysis capability is key to identifying what's needed and developing solutions that equip organisations for the future.  The 5th Annual Business
Analysis Conference, presented in association with the IIBA UK Chapter and the
BCS, provides:

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An unparalleled networking
opportunity for Business Analysts from across Europe and beyond.

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An interactive forum where
Business Analysts can meet, discuss and debate the competencies needed to rise
to the challenges faced by their organisations today and in the future.

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A selection of 11 intensive
workshops featuring some of the best speakers in their field and 40 conference
sessions.

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Features four conference tracks
on BA Fundamentals, BA in Business, BA Problem Analysis and Innovation and BA
Leadership.

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Keynotes include:

o  Professor Joe Peppard, Cranfield University.  He will discuss
Business Innovation with Information Technology.  Hear how to cultivate an
environment that is conducive to IT innovation and lessons from successful
organisations.

o  Andrew Strauss, Past England Cricket Captain. He will focus on
examples of situations where he was tested as a leader in the cauldron of
international sport and some of the lessons learnt as a result of those
experiences

o  Max McKeown, Bestselling author of strategy book, Adaptability &
the Truth About Innovation.  Features a fast paced, down to earth deep
thought, fearless exploration of how we can create a better future through
innovation.

o  Debbie Paul, Managing Director, AssistKD. Debbie will be speaking on
'Business Analysts - the Third Wave' where she will consider the latest era of
business analysis and the challenges this will present to practising business
analysis now and the future.

Case Studies & Contributors include Virgin Media, Barclaycard, British Gas, Lloyds Banking
Group, Specsavers, Skandia,  Cranfield University, UK Government, ASDA,
BAE Systems, Capgemini, National Assembly for Wales, AVEVA Solutions Ltd,
Barclays Bank, Deloitte, The LateRooms Group, Willmott Dixon Holdings, Intel
Corporation, AVIVA.

http://www.irmuk.co.uk/ba2013/