(Toronto, ON) January 26, 2016 – International Institute of Business Analysis™ (IIBA®), a non-profit professional association for business analysis professionals and ASPE SDLC Training, a division of Fortis College, announce a strategic alliance. As part of the agreement, IIBA and ASPE have committed to unite BA professionals and to help them create better business outcomes.
As the leading association for the business analysis community, IIBA is committed to forging value-add relationships with corporations, associations, business stakeholders and educational providers to create greater connections and engagements across the business analysis community. The new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) will provide value, support and engagement to the business analysis and corporate community, and IIBA North America Chapters to help practitioners and their organizations deliver a strong BA practice and achieve organizational success.
“As a growing global organization, IIBA is working and aligning with complementary organizations around the world, clearly defining the relevance and value brought to the BA community. Sharing our knowledge and innovative ideas provides many direct benefits to our membership, such as recognized certification standards for hiring, and knowledge base and thought leadership across many different industries,” said Stephen Ashworth, IIBA President and CEO. “IIBA is a global leader in the BA community and continues to foster similar alliances of collaboration with other associations and organizations to offer its Members and the BA community enhanced value and connectivity,” added Ashworth.
“We are looking forward to working closely with IIBA. Recognition of the profile and value for business analysis is increasing. We believe open sharing of our knowledge and ideas between our communities will help both organizations to promote the role and value of business analysis to the local business and corporate community,” said David Mantica, President ASPE Inc. a division of Fortis College.
For more information please visit http://www.iiba.org/mou.aspx.
International Institute of Business Analysis™ (IIBA®) is a non-profit professional association dedicated to the business analysis (BA) profession. Through a global network, IIBA connects over 29,500 Members and more than 250 Corporate Members and 116 Chapters. To find out more or to join IIBA, visit www.iiba.org