IBCS® Newsletter 2017|01
Dear newsletter readers,
Here you find latest news from the IBCS® community:
+1 Registration for IBCS® Annual Conference on June 2 in Barcelona
+2 IBCS® version 1.1 ante portas
+3 International lectures in the first half-year
+4 Article series on report design in Controller Magazin
+5 gmc² prize competition on IBCS® certification triple
+6 JUGO first international IBCS® Certified Provider
+7 IBCS® Certified Tables for Longview
+8 More IBCS® Certified Consultants
+9 Events 2017
+1 REGISTRATION FOR IBCS® ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON JUNE 2 IN BARCELONA
The conference of the IBCS® community on June 2 in Barcelona is taking shape: We meet at Col-legi d’Economistes de Catalunyia, which is supporting the event as does ACCID, the association of Catalan accounting professionals. Find the continuously updated program here. You can register here.
+2 IBCS® VERSION 1.1 ANTE PORTAS
All comments of the IBCS® community on version 1.0 of the Standards are currently being evaluated. The generally accepted suggestions are incorporated into a draft of version 1.1 which will be sent to all active members of the IBCS Association for review by early April. On June 1 in Barcelona, the Genal Assembly will decide on the final release of version 1.1.
+3 INTERNATIONAL LECTURES IN THE FIRST HALF-YEAR
Andrej Lapajne (Zebra BI) gives a lecture at the ICV Congress in Warsaw, Kristof Gramm (IT-Logix) speaks at SAP BI in Amsterdam, Jürgen Faisst (IBCS Association) and Heimo Losbichler (University of Applied Science Oberösterreich) are invited to the IMA Conference 2017 in Denver (Colorado), and Rolf Hichert (IBCS Association) will speak at the EBCG Financial Controlling Toolbox in Prague. At the TDWI Conference in Munich, Raphael Branger and Alex Pröm (IT-Logix) will give a workshop and Arne-Kristian Schulz (blueforte), Dirk U. Proff and Jörn Kohlhammer will present the result of an eye-tracking study.
+4 ARTICLE SERIES ON REPORT DESIGN IN CONTROLLER MAGAZIN
ICC Markus Wolff (chartisan) writes an article series about best practices in report design for the Controller Magazin. He gives practical tips on how to incorporate specific aspects of IBCS® into Excel reports. The current issue (in German language) is about legends and labels.
+5 GMC² COMPETITION ON IBCS® CERTIFICATION TRIPLE
gmc² is the first company to achieve all three IBCS® certifications: They have got three IBCS® Certified Consultants making them an IBCS® Certified Provider, and they are the developers and vendors of IBCS® Certified Software gIV for IBM Cognos. gmc² celebrates the IBCS® certification triple with a competition: click here to take part and win a weekend in Barcelona including a free pass for the IBCS® Annual Conference!
+6 JUGO IS IBCS® CERTIFIED PROVIDER
JUGO is a Dutch service provider offering Business Intelligence consultancy and managed services related to SAP and Qlik with focus on IBCS®-compliant data visualization. With the IBCS® certification of a third consultant JUGO qualified for the first non-German speaking IBCS® Certified Provider. Congratulations!
+7 IBCS® CERTIFIED TABLES FOR LONGVIEW
Longview has extended the IBCS® certification of its Longview Analytics 2017 (ehemals arcplan) nun auch für die IBCS®-konforme Gestaltung von Tabellen zertifizieren lassen. Gleichzeitig wurden die Longview-Lösungen „Close“, „Plan“ und „Tax“ mit IBCS®-konformen Tabellen ausgestattet.
+8 MORE IBCS® CERTIFIED CONSULTANTS
We are proud to present further consultants who passed the IBCS® Certification (they are all from Germany):
Benjamin Gnädig, Axians IT Solutions GmbH, Mannheim
Viktoria Gumenjuk, Braincourt GmbH, Leinfelden-Echterdingen
Andreas Mörtl, ProSiebenSat.1 Applications GmbH, Unterföhring
Sina Orth, gmc² GmbH, Bonn
Christoph Weyer, Partake Consulting GmbH, Bonn
These consultants present themselves and their work examples on their respective profile pages.
+9 EVENTS 2017
Before the summer break we offer the following one-day SUCCESS seminars:
March 22 in Bonn (DE, German)
March 27 in Zurich (CH, German)
May 19 in ‘s Hertogenbosch (NL, English)
June 1 in Barcelona (ES, English)
July 3 in Munich (DE, German), followed by an IBCS® Workshop
The course for IBCS® Certified Consultants (ICC) in April is fully booked. Next courses are in May (English) and October (German).
Find more dates for seminars and workshops on ibcs.com.
Looking forward to meeting you at one of the upcoming events.
With kind regards –
Jürgen Faisst and Rolf Hichert