Pre-Conference Webinars

These webinars are free for BA & Beyond 20 workshop or conference attendees. You do not need to register separately, and will receive a link to each webinar a few days up front.

If you are not attending a BA & Beyond 20 workshop or conference, you can attend each webinar for € 10 + VAT.

 

Tuesday 15 September

16:00 - 18:00

 
  Agile Beyond the Basics  
16:00 Agile Beyond the Frameworks Stef Cuisinier 16:00
16:45 Agile Business Cases and Beyond Damien Braeckman 16:45
17:30 Q & A 17:30

 

Thursday 24 September

16:00 - 18:00

 
  Data Beyond the Numbers  
16:00 How everyone will become a data scientist Thomas Vanhove 16:00
16:45 From complex data to powerful visual stories Koen Van den Eeckhout 16:45
17:30 Q & A 17:30

Pre-Conference Online Workshops

 

Two half-day workshops

 
  Friday 9 October
14:30 - 18:00
  Monday 12 October
14:30 - 18:00
 
  Getting to the Essence
How to Get to the ‘What’ Beyond the ‘Who’ and ‘How’
Alec Sharp
  Facts Tell, Stories Sell
Moving From Data to Decision and Action
Lori Silverman
 
 

Online Facilitation Training

 
  Friday 2 October 2020
09:30 - 12:30
part 1
  Monday 12 October 2020
09:30 - 12:30
part 2
 
  Discover your facilitation skills
And apply them the next day!
Karen Peirens & Lara Donners
  Discover your facilitation skills
And apply them the next day!
Karen Peirens & Lara Donners
 

Tuesday 13 October — "Brussels" Online Conference

08:00 doors open — networking — sponsor expo 08:00
09:00 welcomeBA Achievement Award Ceremony 09:00
   
  Ballroom   Klimt   Creation   Harmony  
09:30 soft skills   successful change   business resilience   hands-on session 09:30
  The Business Analyst: Saboteur or Ambassador of Change? Ann Leemans   The hidden reasons why 70% of change projects don’t reach their goals Jan Vermeiren   Evolvable Architecture — Are you hoping for a miracle, or making it yourself? Geert Haerens   Avoiding ethical ‘blind spots’ in AI solutions
Knowledge Centre Data & Society
 
  Stand out and apply empathy Ines Vanlangendonck   The rocky path to a process oriented organisation at the Flemish government Friederike Schröder-Pander   What can Antifragility do for business analysts? Jan de Vries  
  Facilitated break-out discussion   Facilitated audience discussion      
11:00 morning break — sponsor expoonline mindfulness moment with Kathy Berkidge — 11:10 - 11:20 11:00
  Ballroom   Klimt   Creation   Harmony  
11:30 aligning stakeholders   data: richness or risk?   putting digital to practice   hands-on session 11:30
  Add some RICE to your organisation Antonio Gonzalez Sanchis   We can, but should we? Modern ethics and the BA. Liz Calder   Demystifying Robotic Process Automation (RPA) Joris Van Ostaeyen   Tools and Techniques Triage
Milena Mileva, Geertje Appel & Danny Kalkhoven
 
  Behaviour-driven development: software for a happy customer Elke Steegmans & David Vandenbroeck   Artificial Intelligence (AI), the new top sport of business Birgit Hay   Future proof digital transformation at Sport Vlaanderen Marijke Verhavert & Hans Ponnet  
  Facilitated break-out discussion   Facilitated audience discussion      
13:00 lunch break — sponsor expoonline mindfulness moment with Kathy Berkidge — 13:30 - 13:50 13:00
  Ballroom   Klimt   Creation   Harmony  
14:00 Model Driven Engineering Dennis Aarts & Bert Heymans   Optimize the experience, fix the machine Lien Brusselaers & Jasper Bosmans   An Authority vs In Authority Rainer Wendt   Data management: from the trenches Bas Van Gils 14:00
   
  Ballroom   Klimt   Creation   Harmony  
14:30 getting requirements right     building (y)our BA community   hands-on session 14:30
  Do BAs play a role in making estimations? Nikolaas De Graeve & Ann Mistiaen     Communities of Practice Generation 3.0 — How to go beyond CoP? Maida Stevic   The Art of Gamification Jennifer Battan  
  Mom, Dad… Where do Requirements come from? Pieter Hens     You, yourself and your BA community… IIBA  
  Facilitated break-out discussion        
16:00 afternoon break — sponsor expoonline mindfulness moment with Kathy Berkidge — 16:10 - 16:20 16:00
16:30 keynote
Being a Conscious Business Analyst
Johan Merckx
16:30
17:25 day close
Patrick Van Renterghem (IT Works) & Filip Hendrickx (altershape)
17:25
17:45 BA Cafe Special Edition
IIBA Brussels Chapter
17:45

Monday 26 October — "Amsterdam" Online Conference

08:00 doors open — networking 08:00
09:00 welcome — Filip HendrickxMental Kickstart — Angela van Dorssen 09:00
  track 1   track 2  
09:30
beyond analysis
 
beyond processes
09:30
  We are all designers. Yes, even you. Seppe Wera   Demystifying Robotic Process Automation (RPA) Joris Van Ostaeyen  
  Everybody can be(come) a designer Yalenka Mariën   The Robots Are Taking Over! Barbara Anderson  
  Immersion workshop      
11:00 morning break — sponsor expo 11:00
  track 1   track 2  
11:30
beyond "normal"
 
architecture + analysis + agile
11:30
  Be A Samurai — Rise and move ahead Sweta Pittala & Shruti Sarma   Everyone is a business analyst John Geene  
  Going Wrong With Normal Alastair Somerville   Business Analyst and Business Architect: Opposites, similar or complementary? Jeroen Ekkelenkamp & Wouter Nieuwenburg  
  Immersion workshop  
13:00 lunch break — sponsor expoRecharge the brain — Angela van Dorssen — 13:45 - 14:15 13:00
  track 1   track 2  
14:30
beyond tomorrow
 
hands-on session
14:30
  Innovation by default Irina Minoiu   Turn radical ideas into awesome outcomes!
Sam Moody
 
  MVPs Demystified Filip Hendrickx  
  Immersion workshop  
16:00 afternoon break — sponsor expo 16:00
16:30 keynote
Technology, ethics and law: friends or foes?
Brahim Benichou & Rob Heyman
16:30
17:20 conference close — Filip Hendrickx 17:20
17:45 networking — after party 17:45

€ 270 + VAT

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Season Closing Keynote

This webinar is free for BA & Beyond 20 workshop or conference attendees. You do not need to register separately, and will receive a link to each webinar a few days up front.

If you are not attending a BA & Beyond 20 workshop or conference, you can attend this webinar for € 10.

 

29 October 2020

16:00 - 18:00

 
  Webinar  
  We’re Drowning in Data! BAs to the Rescue Lori Silverman  

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