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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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Message from the President, Emily Tom
03/23/2019
We’ve had another very successful speed recruiting event this year. Great job! Many thanks to everyone involved for your contributions, particularly the board members and volunteers who did the legwork to make it all happen. It really was a team effort between coordinating with recruiters and...
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Shedding Some Light on BPR, BPM and BPI
02/23/2019
This past Tuesday's Chapter meeting was an illuminating discussion about the differences between BPR, BPM and BPI, and the role of the BA in each.  Once again, past-President and veteran speaker, Patrick van Abbema kept participants engaged as he discussed the tools and techniques that...
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Choosing IIBA Ottawa-Outaouais Chapter as your Preferred Chapter
02/14/2019
In December 2018, IIBA rolled out the new association management system, thus laying the foundation for enhanced synchronization between IIBA at the global level and the Chapter level. You will notice that the www.iiba.org web site has changed and new features will be added by IIBA in the coming...
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Interested in getting certified? Study group can help
02/10/2019
Another study group session is happening on February 26. We'll be looking at Chapter 7 of the BABOK ® v3, which tells us how best to deal with all of the requirements info gathered during elicitation. Come join us! Study group is open to everyone, free of charge!  Drop in for any...
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First BA Trailblazer Session on Artificial Intelligence - February 6
01/31/2019
The exciting first session of the BA Trailblazer program – a discussion around the advances in AI and how they affect BAs – will be held next Wednesday, February 6. Details are available on the Artificial Intelligence Trailblazer Discussion page. Please contact Ted at ...
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Calling all Artificial Intelligence Trailblazers!
01/23/2019
The pilot session of the BA Trailblazer program is kicking off! The first incubator session is going to be about Artificial Intelligence.  Find out more, and join up, on the Chapter's web site.
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Announcement of the BA Trailblazer Program
01/19/2019
During the January monthly meeting, we were pleased to announce the creation of a new program intended to crowd-source the business analysis thought leadership in the Ottawa-Outaouais region.  The BA Trailblazer program will create an opportunity for all of us to take a deep dive on trending...
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Discovering Change Management and the ADKAR Model
01/19/2019
Yet another IIBA Ottawa-Outaouais Chapter monthly meeting was a great success! This month’s presentation was on change management and the ADKAR model.  A massive thank you to our guest speakers, Heather Wallace and Robyn Rivard. Their humorous and informative presentation covered...
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Message from Emily Tom, President, IIBA Ottawa-Outaouais Chapter
01/16/2019
I'm very pleased to announce that Christina Abbott has been appointed by the Chapter's Board of Directors as President-Elect. Christina brings great leadership skills and creativity to our Chapter. I look forward to Christina's work in advancing our Chapter over the next few years. I would also...
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