IBCS® Newsletter 2017|02
Dear newsletter readers,
Here you find latest news from the IBCS® community:
+1 IBCS® Annual Conference in Barcelona – and in 2018
+2 IBCS® General Assembly and release of version 1.1
+3 Member overview of the IBCS Association
+4 LinkedIn Forum has more than 500 members
+5 IBCS® presentations in Canada and USA
+6 More IBCS® Certified Consultants
+7 New IBCS® Workshops start successfully
+8 Seminars 2017
+1 IBCS® ANNUAL CONFERENCE IN BARCELONA – AND IN 2018
This year on June 2 in Barcelona, almost 100 participants from 8 countries took part at our Annual Conference. Interesting speeches and workshops, software presentations, and much networking made this conference a big success. Here are some photos of the event.
Please mark June 8, 2018 in your calendar for the next Annual Conference (the location is not yet set).
+2 IBCS® GENERAL ASSEMBLY, RELEASE OF VERSION 1.1
The General Assembly of the IBCS Association took place the evening before. Here you find the minutes. Most important agenda item was the release of version 1.1 of the Standards with its publication planned for late summer.
+3 MEMBER OVERVIEW OF THE IBCS ASSOCIATION
At the time of the Conference the IBCS Association had 672 members from 63(!) countries. The executive board of the Association confirmed 21% of them to be active members. Almost all of them are IBCS® Certified Consultants (ICC).
+4 LINKEDIN FORUM HAS MORE THAN 500 MEMBERS
The IBCS® Report Design Forum on LinkedIn is gaining increasing acceptance. Everyone is invited to ask questions concerning the visualization of practical business problems and join in the discussions.
+5 IBCS® PRESENTATIONS IN CANADA AND USA
Jürgen Faisst is back from 10 presentation days in Canada and the USA:
- Evening lectures in Vancouver (at Microsoft and SAP) and New York (Wall Street): In total, 150 people took part in the events titled „What Data Analysts and Report Designers Can Learn From Musicians“.
- SUCCESS one-day training in Vancouver: First public IBCS® training in North America.
- IMA Annual Conference in Denver: Joint session of Jürgen Faisst and Heimo Losbichler titled „Thema Leveraging Visual Design for Enhanced Reporting“.
+6 MORE IBCS® CERTIFIED CONSULTANTS
We are proud to present further consultants who passed the IBCS® certification:
Paul Boekhoorn, JUGO, ‘s-Hertogenbosch
Meinert Jacobsen, marancon, Bonn
Bernhard Puscha, SCC, Wien
Patrick Roeder, KI performance, Köln
Julian Vogelbacher, Axians, Mannheim
+7 NEW IBCS® WORKSHOPS START SUCCESSFULLY
The two-day IBCS® Workshop following the SUCCESS seminar in Munich was very well received and fully booked the first time.
+8 SEMINARS 2017
After the summer break we offer the following one-day SUCCESS seminars:
September 25 in Istanbul (en)
October 3 in Vienna (de)
October 27 in Darwin (en)
October 30 in Melbourne (en)
November 7 in Düsseldorf (de)
November 17 in ’s-Hertogenbosch (en)
November 27 in Zürich (de)
December 6 in Zagreb (hr/en)
December 8 in Warsaw (pl/en)
The next course for IBCS® Certified Consultants (ICC) in October is fully booked. More courses are planned for early 2018 but they can be booked already.
Details for all seminars and software courses you find here.
Looking forward to meeting you at one of the upcoming events.
With kind regards –
Jürgen Faisst and Rolf Hichert