10:00 am – 10:45 am | The Fast Lane | Room: Grand Oaks G

Business Analysis in the 21st Century

Moderated by: Jared Gorai

Presented by: Jon Buttriss, Keith Ellis


The discipline of business analysis is changing as the world around us evolves. This session will see the perspectives of three industry leaders as they explain their views as to where the profession is going and the challenges ahead. Each talk will be short, precise and take the audience on a personal journey of discovery as to what they can expect in the future for the discipline of business analysis.


Jared Gorai

Jared Gorai, CBAP

Director, Regions and Chapters

Jared loves being a Business Analyst and has done so in title for over 15 years with over 25 years of business and leadership experience in both the retail and energy sectors. He is a strong advocate for IIBA®, having served in various capacities with the Calgary IIBA® Chapter as well as chairing the Volunteer Chapter Network.

He brings his passion for business analysis and experience as a Chapter Leader to the role of Director of Regions and Chapters of IIBA®. He holds his Bachelor of Arts degree in French from the University of Calgary and the Certified Business Analysis Professional™ (CBAP) designation. He will take any chance possible to evangelize business analysis and will talk your ear off about the role and the profession should you allow him to do so.

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