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Increase Product Success through Effective Requirements Engineering
2011.10.13 06.00 h
San Juan
Monthly Conference


"Increase Product Success through Requirements Engineering"

October 13, 2011, at 6:00 pm, First Bank-Centro de Servicios, 1130 Muñoz Rivera, San Juan

Speakers: Calvin Weekes, Rational Client Technical Professional, Southeast Business Unit

Kathi Lafser, Rational Client Technical Manager, Southeast Business Unit 

Are you looking for effective ways to control your requirements, improve staff efficiency and reduce project costs and delivery time?

Are you looking for ways to achieve your requirements elicitation and management goals by enabling your teams to focus on building what your business and customers really need? 

We will discuss requirements strategies, which allow you to capture, trace, analyze, and manage changes to information. We will address how you can demonstrate compliance to regulations and standards through proven and repeatable methods.  

Join us for a discussion of the challenges that face business today and how you can address those issues effectively and efficiently.  

About our Speakers: 

Calvin Weekes: For the past five years Calvin has been a Senior IT Specialist with the Techline organization. In this capacity he was responsible for providing pre-sales technical support to IBM Rational customers and business partners. In this role he used his industry, technical, and product knowledge to respond to customer request for information (RFI) and participated in technical presentations and customer demonstrations. The last two years Calvin served as the team lead for the Rational Techline sizing team. He provided middleware server sizing for several Rational products including Team Concert, Quality Manger and Requirements Composer. Prior to joining Techline Calvin worked as a Technical Trainer and Quality Assurance Consultant for the Rational Suite of tools for 15 years.

Kathi Lafser: Kathi Lafser came to IBM as part to the Telelogic acquisition and, in this capacity, has 10+ years experience with using software to solve business problems, with a heavy focus on requirements and change management. Prior to joining Telelogic in 2006, Kathi work for Abbott Laboratories and had oversight responsibility for the Systems Development Lifecycle Process for an enterprise solution that was globally implemented. Her strength is in listening to the business problem, finding a solution that works within the confines for a given organization, and working to get that solution implemented.

Thank you for attending this event and supporting the Puerto Rico IIBA chapter.
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First Bank Service Center
1130 Muñoz Rivera
San Juan
Country: pr