IBCS® Newsletter 2018|01
Dear newsletter readers –
Here you find latest news from the IBCS® community:
+1 Cubeware C8 Cockpit has been IBCS® certified
+2 SAP Analytics Cloud has been IBCS® certified
+3 Chart-me XLS and Zebra BI have been recertified
+4 Registration is open for IBCS® Annual Conference in London on June 8
+5 Number of IBCS® members has doubled
+6 IBCS® spreads in Australia, Turkey, and USA
+7 ACCID publishes first IBCS® paper in Spanish language
+8 HICHERT+FAISST has certified new consultants and trainers
+9 February 22 is IBCS® Round Table Day
+10 We are on the road for you
+1 CUBEWARE C8 COCKPIT HAS BEEN IBCS® CERTIFIED
In December, the certified version of Cubeware C8 Cockpit was released. The built-in IBCS® features make Cubeware an interesting option for creating IBCS® compliant charts and tables on top of various databases.
+2 SAP ANALYTICS CLOUD HAS BEEN IBCS® CERTIFIED
Shortly before Christmas SAP Analytics Cloud passed the certification assessments. Again, IBCS® features were integrated in the software concept. Because of the strong integration with data and meta-data from SAP sources we see a great opportunity that this product can make IBCS® the visualization standard for financial data in the SAP world.
+3 CHART-ME XLS AND ZEBRA BI HAVE BEEN RECERTIFIED
As expected, the popular IBCS® compliant Excel add-ins Chart-me XLS and Zebra BI successfully passed the re-certification assessments. During re-certification, Zebra BI presented the new ability to roll out full report templates and to integrate with SharePoint.
+4 REGISTRATION IS OPEN FOR IBCS® ANNUAL CONFERENCE IN LONDON ON JUNE 8
Join the IBCS® community at the IBCS® Annual Conference on June 8 at the Livery Hall of Chartered Accountants in London. On June 7 people interested in IBCS® have the opportunity to take part in our one-day training IBCS® with SUCCESS. In the evening, we celebrate the General Assembly of the IBCS Association.
+5 NUMBER OF IBCS® MEMBERS HAS DOUBLED
The number of IBCS Association members has doubled since our Annual Conference in June 2017. Today around 1400 members are registered. Every member can download a free personalized PDF copy of the IBCS® Standards (around 150 pages). If you haven´t done yet – register here.
+6 IBCS® SPREADS IN AUSTRALIA, TURKEY, AND USA
In October, first IBCS® training courses took place in Australia. Greg Davey and Rolf gave courses in Darwin and Melbourne. At the same time, Andrej Lapajne was in North America presenting at the AFP 2017 in San Diego and giving a training at Microsoft headquarters in Redmond. Shortly before that, Jürgen and Esin Özkan gave the second IBCS® training in Istanbul – this time with more than 100 participants!
+7 ACCID PUBLISHES FIRST IBCS® PAPER IN SPANISH LANGUAGE
+8 HICHERT+FAISST CERTIFY MORE CONSULTANTS AND TRAINERS
We proudly present seven new professionals who successfully finished their IBCS® certification (ICC):
Steve Adams, VisualDJ, Birmingham, UK
Viktoria Bondar, Trivadis, Glattbrugg, CH
Tim Groenen, JUGO, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL
Marlene Mayer, Braincourt, Leinfelden-Echterdingen, DE
Esin Özkan, IBSS, Istanbul, TR
Christian Storms, oh22data, Bad Camberg, DE
Melisa Zoronjic, Agfa Healthcare, Dübendorf, CH
There is a new feature when searching for a consultant: The consultants overview is now sorted by qualification achievements, which we grant for honoring lectures, publications, and other accomplishments around IBCS®. Today, Andrej Lapajne and Raphael Branger are on top of the list.
We congratulate two new IBCS® Certified Trainers: Greg Davey from Australia and Ronald van Lent from The Netherlands. Both are now authorized to give the IBCS® training courses developed by HICHERT+FAISST.
+9 FEBRUARY 22 IS IBCS® ROUND TABLE DAY
On February 22, IBCS® Round Tables will take place in three German locations. Join the IBCS® communities in Bonn, Hamburg and Stuttgart. Here you find the details.
+10 WE ARE ON THE ROAD FOR YOU
February 28 and March 1 in Vienna (German) – workshop
March 12 to 14 in Mannheim (German) – training and workshop
April 24 to 26 in Zurich (German) – training and workshop
April 27 in ‘s-Hertogenbosch (Dutch) – training
May 14 in ‘s-Hertogenbosch (English) – training
June 7 in London (English) – training
July 4 in Munich (German) – training
You will find the dates and locations for all training courses here.
With kind regards –
Jürgen and Rolf
IBCS Association and HICHERT+FAISST IBCS Institute