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Project World*Business Analyst World
October 30-November 2, 2017
Vancouver Convention Centre
Call for Speakers Now Open!

CALL FOR SPEAKERS: ProjectWorld*BusinessAnalystWorld Vancouver 2017

This is your opportunity to share knowledge and experience with other professionals involved in project management and business analysis. The symposium sessions are 60 minutes in length and should include at least 10 minutes of audience participation in the form of questions and answers, debate or other interaction. Workshops are 7 hours per day.

The proposals of interest will be focused on lessons learned and stories from the field, tips, tricks and traps - anything that offers the attendee something that will make them better at their job tomorrow. In order to manage these proposals as efficiently as possible, you must use our electronic content management system:

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SUBMISSION DEADLINE:
FRIDAY, MARCH 17, 2017
Presenters receive a free pass for the 2-day symposium program, a $1,200.00 value. Workshop presenters receive $1,250.00 per day. Please see below for topic suggestions. We are always looking for new and innovative subject matter so do not limit your ideas to this list.

BA Topics

  • Agile
  • BPM
  • Business Intelligence
  • Relationship Management
  • Business Case Realization
  • Business Architecture
  • BA Leadership Skills
  • Enterprise Rules Management
  • The BA Career Path
  • Facilitation Techniques for Requirements Gathering
  • Selling the BA role within your Organization
  • Business Rules
  • What's In Your BA Tool Box?

PM Topics

  • Agile
  • Portfolio Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Social Media and the PM
  • Program Management
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Challenges And Sustainability of the Program or Project Office
  • Project Costing and Budgeting
  • Case Studies: Large and/or International Projects
  • Six Sigma
  • Project Leadership
  • Aligning Projects to Corporate Strategy
  • PMO Excellence
  • Metrics and Measurements
  • PM Tech Skills: Tips, Tricks & Shortcuts
  • Selling up to Senior Management, Stakeholders, Sponsors

General Topics

  • The "SMAC" Stack: Social, Mobile, Analytics and Cloud 
  • Leadership Development
  • The Internet of Things
  • Developing Resiliency
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Presentation Skills
  • Communicating
  • Multi-Generational Team Management
  • Differentiating between project-focused CM, and Organizational CM
  • Effective Time Management
  • Balancing Multiple Projects 

Agile Topics

  • What IS Agile? Introduction to Agile Delivery
  • Agile leadership
  • Lessons learned from implementation
  • Linking Strategy to Action
  • How to prevent SCRUM fatigue


If you have any questions or require additional information, please do not hesitate to contact me directly!

Thank you!

Amy Ruddell
Senior Director
ProjectWorld*BAWorld*ProjectSummit
aruddell@divcomevents.com
289-789-2236