News

Very Successful AGM on June 18
06/19/2019
We had a very successful AGM on Tuesday night.  Watch for more news about our upcoming professional development day, and please congratulate and welcome our new board members: VP Communications, Magda Jaros, VP Professional Development, Ayman Nasralla, and Director at Large, Vishwanath...
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ISACA Conference Sponsor
06/17/2019
On Wednesday and Thursday of last week, the Ottawa-Outaouais Chapter was a sponsor at the ISACA Digital Transformation in Government conference. Speakers covered many interesting topics that are relevant to BAs: risk management, digital transformation, cyber security, governance and many more...
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Message from Chapter President, Emily Tom
06/05/2019
We have two Board changes to announce. Christina Abbott, our current VP Communications and President-Elect will be assuming the President role as of June 18th. On behalf of the IIBA Ottawa-Outaouais Chapter Board of Directors, I am pleased to announce the appointment of Magda Jaros as VP...
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Candidates for Open Board Positions
05/31/2019
The Board of Directors is pleased to announce that two candidates have stepped forward for the VP Professional Development and Director-at-Large roles.  Voting for the open board members positions for the 2019-2020 year will take place at the Annual General Meeting on June 18.  Please...
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Strategic Planning Day, May 25
05/29/2019
Last Saturday, the chapter's Board of Directors spent the day in a strategic planning session.  Even with an impressive list of accomplishments for this past year, board members still had plenty of great ideas and improvements to bring to the chapter membership next year.  They're looking...
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Great Intro to IIBA's Strategy to Execution Framework
05/23/2019
Attendees at this month's chapter meeting were very pleased to hear about IIBA's new Strategy to Execution Framework.  Stuart Houlahan, of The Strategic BA, walked us through an introduction and personal experiences with the 9 components of the strategy. We learned how each segment draws on...
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Digital Transformation in Government Conference, June 12-13
05/15/2019
IIBA Ottawa-Outaouais Chapter, in partnership with ISACA/AEA, is pleased to announce that IIBA members are welcome to attend the Digital Transformation in Government Conference at a discounted rate of $100 plus $7.10 processing fee. This is a great opportunity to learn about...
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Webinar, Delivering Value in the Fourth Industrial Revolution
04/26/2019
In case you missed the webinar from Chapter President, Emily Tom, you can access the recording from the IIBA member webinar archives in the next few days. https://www.iiba.org/professional-development/knowledge-centre/webinars/webinar-archives/
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Dos and Don'ts of Identity and Access Management
04/18/2019
Attendees of this month's chapter meeting learned how easily we can be defrauded when the appropriate checks and balances are not in place. Using the infamous case of Jérome Kerviel and the Société générale as a backdrop, speaker Julien Bois described how the circumstances of the $9 Billion...
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BA Trailblazer Update – AI Panel Discussion
03/23/2019
Exciting news about the AI panel discussion! We now have a moderator and two of the panelists.  We're searching for one more panelist from the public sector. If you know anyone who would be a good panelist, please contact Ted Kerr. To find out more about this BA Trailblazer initiative, have...
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