Bluegrass Business Analysis Conference (BBAC) 2021

  • Friday, July 23, 2021
  • 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Virtual Professional Development Day

Registration

  • Welcome to our IIBA Members to our Business Analysis Conference 2021 (BBAC21). If you are an IIBA Member and this registration level does not show active for you, please email your IIBA Member Number to Professional@bluegrass.iiba.org to get this active.
  • For organizations that send six (6) or more IIBA Members to attend the conference. Welcome to our IIBA Members to our Business Analysis Conference 2021 (BBAC21). If you are an IIBA Member and this registration level does not show active for you, please email your IIBA Member Number to Professional@bluegrass.iiba.org to get this active.
  • Welcome to our Bluegrass IIBA Chapter Annual Passholders to our Business Analysis Conference 2021 (BBAC21).
  • Student sare always welcome to attend our Business Analysis Conference 2021 (BBAC21). This registration type requires a registration code, please contact Professional@bluegrass.iiba.org to receive the registration code.
  • Guests of Bluegrass IIBA Chapter are always welcome to attend our Business Analysis Conference 2021 (BBAC21). If you should wish to join IIBA, you will get discount to all our professional development events.
  • For organizations that send six (6) or more attendees to the conference. Guests of Bluegrass IIBA Chapter are always welcome to attend our Business Analysis Conference 2021 (BBAC21). If you should wish to join IIBA, you will get discount to all our professional development events. This group discount requires a registration code, please email Professional@bluegrass.iiba.org to receive this code.

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Friday, July 23,2021; 8.30 AM - 5:30 PM EDT

Virtual Conference

Conference Schedule:

 Time

Opening/Keynote

Churchill Downs 
  8:30 am – 8:45 am

Conference Welcome and Opening Remarks

Conference Chair

Kathy Leigh, President, Bluegrass IIBA Chapter
  8:45 am – 9:30 am

Keynote Presentation:

Managing in a VUCA World

Marvin Chambers

 Time

Track 1: BA/PM Engagement

Churchill Downs 

Track 2: Agile / DevOps

Keeneland 

Open Spaces Discussions

The Bourbon Trail Lounge 
9:30 am – 10:20 am

Mapping “Projectized” Work to DevOps-Style Workflows

Chris Knotts

Being a BA in a DevOps World

John Ruppel

Certification and Career Management

Moderated by Michael Roberts
10:20 am – 10:30 am BREAK 1 - Visit Vendor Booths and Networking Lounge    

10:30 am – 11:20 am

Leverage BA Information to Assess Approach and Estimate Impacts

Gina Schmidt

Self-Care for Agile Professionals

Bob Galen

Learning to Lead Yourself, a Team, a Group
Moderated by David Mantica

11:20 am – 12:00 pm  

Panel Discussion: DevOps Impact on Project Work and the BA

Chris Knotts

John Ruppel

Mike Roberts

Moderated by David Mantica
 
12:00 pm – 12:40 pm  LUNCH    


 Time   Track 3: BA Practitioner

Churchill Downs

 Track 4: Product Owner, Product Management, Value Analysis 

Keeneland

12:40pm -1:00pm  Online BA Game!  Online Agile Game!
 1:00pm - 1:45pm

Stories from the Trenches! BA Horror Stories(and how you overcame the challenge) 

Thelma and Louise

Billion Dollar Horror Show

"We've always done it this way"

How Heckle and Jeckle do Vendor Selection

 
 1:45pm - 2:00pm BREAK 2 - Visit Vendor Booths and Networking Lounge  
 2:00pm - 2:50pm

The Beauty and Brains of Effective Data Storytelling: From Concept to Reality

Dr. Joe Perez

Creating Boundaries, Practicing Curiosity, and Making Requests

Jessica Katz

 2:50pm - 3:00pm

BREAK 3 - Visit Vendor Booths and Networking Lounge

 

 3:00pm - 3:50pm

The Thoughtless Design of Everyday Things

Karl Wiegers

Introduction to Product Ownership 

Shane Hastie

 3:50pm - 4:20pm

Panel Discussion: Product Management and Value in the BA World

Bob Galen

Shane Hastie

Moderated by David Manteca

 4:20pm - 5:00pm

Ending Keynote: Principles for Navigating the future of Business Analysis 

Pat Reed

 
 5:00pm- 5:05pm

Conference Closing Remarks

Conference Chair

Kathy Leigh, President, Bluegrass

 
 5:05pm - 5:20pm

Conference Giveaways

Marketing Chair

Bill Powers, Vice President, Marketing and Communications, Bluegrass

 

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Registration:

 Type  IIBA       Member     
 Student  Guest
Registration
$ 89
 $ 79
 $109


                               

Based in Lexington, Kentucky and serving all interested Kentucky Business Analysts    

Mailing address:  Bluegrass IIBA Chapter | 1588 Leestown Road, Suite 130-111 | Lexington, KY  40511

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