Wednesday, October 31, 2012
| 9:00am - 10:00am | Track
Great Hall 5 & 6
Business Rules: Putting the Business Back in Control
Ronald G. Ross
Co-Founder & Principal, Business Rule Solutions, LLC
Executive Editor, BRCommunity.com
ABOUT THIS SESSION:
Doing more of the same, just faster, is not going to close the gap between what business people need and what IT can deliver. And no silver bullets will ever fix the problem. Instead, your company needs to rethink its current means and methods – to take a step back and really see the elephant.
Proven solutions for today’s challenges and opportunities exist. The handwriting is on the wall for those who wish to see it, a new vision for truly business-driven IT. The end-goal is empowerment, both of business people and of business analysts.
Come and share a fresh look at business processes, business requirements, and business architectures, and see how better business capabilities are readily within reach.
Engineering policy-based business solutions
Order-of-magnitude improvements in business capabilities
Compliance, traceability and know-how – all built-in
The pathway from gridlock to business agility
Taking business analysis to the next level
Restoring a sense of empowerment and creativity in the workplace
ABOUT THE SPEAKER(s):
Ronald G. Ross
Ronald G. Ross is Principal and Co-Founder of Business Rule Solutions, LLC, where he actively develops and applies the IPSpeak™ methodology including RuleSpeak®, DecisionSpeak™ and TableSpeak™.
Ron is recognized internationally as the "father of business rules." He is the author of ten professional books including the groundbreaking first book on business rules The Business Rule Book in 1994. His newest are:
Ron serves as Executive Editor of BRCommunity.com and its flagship publication, Business Rules Journal. He is a sought-after speaker at conferences world-wide. More than 50,000 people have heard him speak; many more have attended his seminars and read his books.
Ron has served as Chair of the annual International Business Rules & Decisions Forum conference since 1997., now part of the Building Business Capability (BBC) conference. He was a charter member of the Business Rules Group (BRG) in the 1980s, and an editor of its Business Motivation Model (BMM) standard and the Business Rules Manifesto. He is active in OMG standards development, with core involvement in SBVR.
Ron holds a BA from Rice University and an MS in information science from Illinois Institute of Technology. For more information about Mr. Ross, visit www.RonRoss.info, which hosts his blog. Tweets: @Ronald_G_Ross
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