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IIBA Toronto Speaker Series June 2016 - Business Analyst: Making The Agile Transition

  • 22 Jun 2016
  • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • George Brown College Casa Loma Campus, 146 Kendall Avenue, Toronto, ON (Dupont TTC Subway Station)


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Business Analyst:
Making the Agile Transition

Special focus on User Stories and Personas

Dananthi Arnott
Agile Coach & Trainer

Large financial services institution

Room E321

George Brown College 

Casa Loma Campus

146 Kendal Avenue, Toronto

June 22, 2016  6:30 pm


This session is another in our IIBA Toronto Blueprint Agile Series and continues our dive into the five IIBA BABOK v3.0 Perspectives. 

Business analysis is changing once again. Actually business analysis has never stopped changing. The same goes for agile practices. We will address the changes in the business analysis landscape and the agile landscape at the IIBA Toronto June Speaker Series this month.

Understandings and perceptions of the value that business analysis delivers to agile software development is causing rapid change. 

In this change driven approach to software development your experience and expertise with business analysis makes a significant impact on the quality of the products being developed.

Take a pragmatic approach to transforming how you work! Join Dananthi and learn thru concepts familiar to you.

Overview of Agile and the common characteristics of Agile Methodologies.

  • What makes Scrum, Kanban and XP so special?
  • How does the Business Analyst transition to an agile project?
  • What is your role?
  • What career paths are available to you?

What you will learn

  • How and where business analysis participates in Agile.
  • Understand a Minimum Viable Product ( MVP) in the context of agility.
  • How to use personas to describe problem statements.
  • How to define requirements as User Stories

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Time: 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Registration / Networking: 6:00 – 6:30 pm
Chapter News: 6:15 – 6:30 pm
Presentation: 6:30 – 8:00 pm

Room E321

George Brown College Casa Loma Campus

146 Kendal Avenue, Toronto, ON M5R 1M3



Dupont TTC Subway Station 400 Meters from entrance

Paid parking and street parking in area

About the Speaker

Dananthi Arnott

About the Speaker

Dananthi Arnott is an agile coach/trainer and helps teams transition to an agile project management framework. She is also an instructor for  FrontRowAgile where she has published courses for Business Analysts and Product Owners. In her free time, Dananthi volunteers at the local IIBA chapters and at the local colleges that offer BA programs in Toronto and Waterloo. Dananthi shares her experiences and discusses agile topics with Business Analysts helping them with their agile transformation.

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