My keynote at the Melbourne BA development day

I went to the IIBA professional day in Melbourne and I gave the morning keynote for the day.  There were about 270 business analysts their to learn about all things BA.

I thought I would publish the talk because a couple of people asked me about the content.  Apparently there is still some confusion about business analysts on agile projects … and I assume also on data science, political and design thinking type projects.

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What is happening to business analysts in agile projects

I went to a conference recently and someone asked about the impact of agile projects on the role of the business analyst (BA).

The panellists all explained that BA’s are really important members of the team. This was comforting for the audience but didn’t really address the question.

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