December 2018    




 Upcoming Calgary Chapter Events Planned With You in Mind!

 Looking to network with other Business Analysts or are you interested in furthering your professional growth?

Then why not join us at one of these upcoming events?

·        Dec 18  -  Year End Celebration! - Networking & Social Event

·        Jan 15   -  How Does a Mouse Eat an Elephant - Professional Development Opportunity

·        Feb 19  -  Members ONLY Social, Networking & Annual General Meeting


Hoping to see you soon!


Your Board Members & Volunteers

IIBA® Calgary Chapter 


  Social & Networking Opportunity - Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 5:30 - 7:30 pm



   Township Bar & Grill





Still time to register & attend our 'Year End Celebration' Social & Networking Event!

Details & registration - click link at right






   IIBA® Calgary Chapter 2019 - Hint of Things to Come!



     Your Leadership Team is in the Planning Stages for Next Year



With the new year almost upon us, your Chapter Leadership Team has been busy planning with you in mind for the year ahead!

Follow our 'Events' page for further details as they become available.

We're excited to let you know that we'll be continuing to hold an event on the 3rd Tuesday of every month, (with the exception of August and October). We'll also be offering further BABOK® study group sessions along with the Quarterly Networking Breakfast, and there's a rumour that our Director of Education and his team are working on offering Agile study group sessions as well.

Members will continue to save on events with a "Membership Special" being announced soon!






  Professional Development - Tuesday, January 15, 2018 - 5:30 - 7:30 pm



   'How Does a Mouse Eat an Elephant' - Presentation by Mike Jones, Director of Education



You find yourself facing an onerous task: overwhelming scope, multiple layers of complexity. Where do you start? Functional Decomposition may be a great place to start! This session will explore the user of functional decomposition with a dash of traceability. Presentation to be followed by a discussion time. Pizza will be provided!

Members:   $5.00; Non Members:  $10.00

Registration - see link at  right!

Members:  see discount code in email



 Social & Networking Opportunity - Tuesday, February 18, 2019 - 7:00 - 8:30 am


   Members ONLY - Social, Networking & Annual General Meeting




Stay Tuned for further details to be posted in the next newsletter and our website!





 News - Did You Know? University of Calgary Continuing Education offers a part-time Certificate in Business Analysis






For more information and to access the 2018-19 class schedule, click the link:




 Professional Development - Mentorship Program












Apply now to become a 'Protégé' and receive valuable coaching on BA issues as well as 'how to steps' to becoming a Business Analyst from industry recognized CBAP® coaches. See your Calgary Chapter website for more information and to apply. 



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We're pleased to say thank you to our current sponsors! We'd also like to remind you that we are always open to hearing from companies that might want to  sponsor an event or undertake a more significant sponsorship role in the Chapter. Please contact us at:





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