The IIBA gathering for Eastern Europe

a joint effort of IIBA chapters

WHAT MAKES THIS CONFERENCE DIFFERENT?

Professional International BA, CX, UX Speakers

Innovative

Unique Concept*

High Added Value

BBA 2018

THE FIRST EDITION OF SOMETHING REALLY SPECIAL YOU’LL WANT TO BE A PART OF!

The 4th Balkan Business Analysis Conference welcomes you with an innovative storyboard that’s being designed not only to provide you with a wonderful and highly insightful learning experience but one that also promises to inspire and entertain.

SUPPORT THIS EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY TO EXPERIENCE THE CONFERENCE THAT NEVER HAPPENED BEFORE

Business Analyst as Voice of the Customer

Models and Techniques for Customer’s Desired Outcome

Knowledge and Expertise

The main theme of  this year’s Balkan BA conference is Business Analyst as Voice of the Customer  /  Models and Techniques  for Customer’s Desired Outcome.

Gain up to 15 BA CDUs!

Upgrade your skills and gain new knowledge with highly qualified and respected International and Regional  speakers.

Location

The 4th Balkan Business Analysis Conference will take place in Slovenia, a small country characterized by its picturesque landscapes as well as promising new business opportunities.

Would you like to experience a brand new concept of the “Conference-To-Go”, where part of the lectures and workshops happen at different locations on-the-go?

Networking

Take advantage of formal and informal networking opportunities to learn from like-minded peers who join us from a vast span of companies and organizations from all around the world.  We’ve prepared a comprehensive program that includes networking events such as the  BA Expertise Breakfast, Pre-party & Main Conference Party with the energetic Balkan Boys, and much more

Speakers

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Michael Hinshaw

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Thomas Geis

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Jared Gorai

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Andrej Guštin

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Victoria Cupet

Partners

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Lectures

All sessions will be presented in English

7 Ways Business Analysts Can Lead the Charge to Transform Customer Experience

Michael Hinshaw (CXPA)

Michael Hinshaw leads customer experience strategy, design and consulting firm McorpCX, where he and his team help companies integrate digital and customer-centric innovation to improve business performance by transforming how they interact with customers.

How to Find Hidden User Needs Systematically and Derive Valid User Requirements

Thomas Geis (UXQB)

Thomas Geis has been a full-time usability professional for the past 25 years. After 10 years of work in usability testing, Thomas specialized in user requirements engineering and structural product design. He is the editor of several ISO standards for usability and user experience….

BAs as the Voice of the Customer in the 21st Century!

Jared Gorai (IIBA)

Jared loves being a Business Analyst and has done so in title for over 15 years. He has over 25 years business and leadership experience in both the retail and energy sectors. Jared is a strong advocate for IIBA, having served in various capacities with the Calgary IIBA Chapter as well as chairing the Volunteer Chapter Network.

Workshops

All workshops will be held in English

Digitalize your Customer's Journey with Cross-Channel Data Integration

Andrej Guštin and Igor Smirnov

Andrej Guštin has more than 15 years’ experience in large-scale project management, business process management, consulting, training, functional design, touch points design, development and deployment, IT,….

Blockchain and the Future of Business

Hive project

Hive Project is the first blockchain-based platform to provide companies around the world with fast and low-cost liquidity. By applying blockchain technology to factoring, Hive Project creates a platform with a distributed and highly efficient public ledger that opens up new sources of finance to companies.

Business MakeOver - Innovate Your Business Model!

The Envision Project

The ENVISION project (www.envisionproject.eu) is aimed at empowering businesses by providing models for innovation. The result is the Business MakeOver platform (http://businessmakeover.eu) – a platform that offers practical tools and guidelines for business model innovation that’s specific to different types of business scenarios.

Learn to Play Business Analysis

Victoria Cupet

Business analysis is gaining more and more popularity among professionals working on projects as well as business owners and executives. The Guide to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK® Guide), a globally recognized standard for the practice of business analysis, describes 50 of the most common techniques used by business analysts. Most of these methods are well known and can also be found in other disciplines such as requirement engineering…

Venue

Event Location

Hotel Perla – Nova Gorica
Slovenia

How to reach us

Nearby Airports

There are 4 main airports in nearby with low-cost airlines: EasyJet, WizzAir, RyanAir, Transavia.

Distance: 108 km

Recommended transfer: GoOpti

Distance: 34 km

Recommended transfer: GoOpti

Distance: 130 km

Recommended transfer: GoOpti

Distance: 136 km

Recommended transfer: GoOpti