Date: Time: January 17th, 2013 5:00 – 5:30 Registration 5:30 Welcome 5:35 Dinner 6:30 – 7:30 Presentation Thursday January 17th, 2013 Event 7:30 – 8:00 Wrap up and Networking TOPIC: Business Process Management: Methods, Tools and Register by Monday Jan 14th, 2013 to email@example.com Competencies for Business Analysts Business is the interaction between processes, people, and technology, supported by an underlying infrastructure. Process is how Location: Ramada Hotel & Convention the work gets done. People do the work. Technology enables the Center work. The interaction of work, people and technology is called 1818 Victoria Avenue business process. Business process management is a systematic approach to the management of an organization’s processes to Regina, SK achieve defined performance. Defining and managing these processes Dinner menu Sirloin Tips with Field Mushrooms & to achieve organizational goals is the responsibility of business Peppers managers. The business managers, however, need process experts to support he design and implementation of these processes. This is the Freshly Baked Rolls and Butter domain of the Business Process Analyst. This presentation provides an Tossed Salad with Dressings overview of the methods and tools for improving processes. It also covers how Business Analysts can build business process analysis skills. Fresh Vegetables with house‐made dip Chef’s choice of 4 Seasonal Salads PRESENTER: Sandra Foster Chef’s choice of Potato, Pasta or Rice Since 1994, Sandy has been helping clients improve business Chef’s choice of Vegetables performance by designing and implementing effective, efficient and Assortment of Desserts adaptable business processes. She has led and participated in many strategic business process improvement projects for private and public Coffee/Tea sector companies around the globe in all aspects of business from the front office to the back office. She has taught over 5000 people Note: Please indicate any allergies or innovative courses in Business Process Management, Business Process special meal requests you may have Modeling and Analysis, Facilitation, and Project Management. She is a when you RVSP thought leader in ways to improve business performance. Sandra lives in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. *Please be reminded of the new no‐ show policy the South SK IIBA Chapter has adopted. If you have ANNOUNCEMENTS: registered and are unable to provide 48hrs notice of your absence, you Get ready for BA World in Regina, SK ‐ March 11‐13, 2013. will be invoiced for the event. Early Bird Saving available until January 31st, 2013 Cost: IIBA Members $25.00 Do you have a suggestion or topic for discussion, please contact your local chapter today! Non Members $35.00 Pay by check or cash at the door. firstname.lastname@example.org Groups of 2 or more can be in‐ voiced. Please let us know in your response.