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              Volume 19 Issue 4      

National / International Connection

Anticipatory IT: Your strategy for starving off digital disruption

Most enterprises, afraid of losing ground to competitors, are moving at such a rapid pace that they often miss signs that portend disruption. But companies can head off this innovator's dilemma by capitalizing on emerging trends and anticipating where their respective industries are heading...

Five Trends in Business Analysis, Project Management, and Agile

By Elizabeth Larson, Andrea Brockmeier, and Rich Larson

Here are five industry trends that we have chosen for 2020: BAs Helping Organizations Create Value-Driven AI Initiatives, Product Owner Role Even More Challenging for BAs...

IIBA New Whitepaper: Accelerating Artificial Intelligence with Business Analysis

This paper explores the following aspects: clearing the assumptions around types of AI technologies, gain an understanding of where the field is going, as well as understanding and adapting to changes in projects where AI is the key technology, appreciating changing best practices, methodologies and tools to apply in business analysis for AI...


Local Connection

UK Hosts 'Breakfast with Santa' at UK Chandler Hospital

Santa Claus made a last-minute trip to the Bluegrass to take gift requests from kids at UK Hospital. He came down from the North Pole to take part in UK's 34th annual "Breakfast with Santa" event...


Louisville company offering hope through jobs

A company in Louisville is making a difference in the community and not just through their all-natural dog biscuits. According toWAVE, Wigglewow is also providing jobs to adults with special needs and their parents...

Chapter Connection

Congratulate our newest IIBA Certified individuals:

Helen Linda, CBAP

Kayla Robinson, CCBA

Chary Scott, CBAP

Ken Vander Horn, AAC

Upcoming Events

  Winter Networking

  Social - Lexington

It is going to be a beautiful night at Bella Notte. Please join us for our sixth anniversary celebration. Dec.1



  Winter Networking Social -


Please join us for our second annual Winter Social. We will celebrate and rejoice in our accomplishments this year. Dec. 12.


  Navigating the Agile


Is your organization going through an agile transformation? Do you hear the word “agile” being spoken around work more, especially by management? Has your organization been going through the transformation for a little while now but it is not easy yet?. Jan. 15.



   Bluegrass IIBA Chapter is

   Honored for Delivering

   Membership Value

Bluegrass IIBA chapter was honored to receive the Delivering Membership Value Chapter Award in this year’s Chapter Awards from IIBA.

   Get 20% off IIBA

   Certifications until End of


IIBA® is offering 20% all certification exam fees until December 31, 2019. You must write your exam before end of year to get the 20% rebate on the fees. 


Check out our Study Group:

BABOK Study Group

Agile Analysis Study Guide


We at Bluegrass IIBA Chapter realize that your successes and challenges can be great lessons learned for others; therefore, we encourage you to donate your time and experience to local groups that provide mentorship to youth or professional development for adults. Let's enrich our community by helping others advance or prepare for new careers.


Beginning in August 2016, members are able to attend Bluegrass IIBA Chapter meetings for free (some restrictions apply). Remember to renew your membership to continue to enjoy the benefits of membership. Do you have more than 10 professionals who perform business analysis in your organization?  Then the    IIBA Corporate Membership and Bluegrass IIBA Corporate Membership programs may be for you. 

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