Shane Hastie 

Shane Hastie 

Shane Hastie is SoftEd’s Global Delivery Lead. Over the last 40+ years Shane has been a practitioner and leader of developers, testers, trainers, project managers and business analysts, helping teams to deliver results that align with overall business objectives. He spent 20+ years as a professional trainer, coach and consultant specialising in Agile practices, business analysis, project management, requirements, testing and methodologies in Australia, New Zealand and around the world.   He has worked with large and small organisations, from individual teams to large transformations globally, across all levels of Information Technology and software intensive product development.

Shane was a director of the Agile Alliance from 2011 to 2016 and was the founding Chair of Agile Alliance New Zealand.  He is co-chair of the Agile Alliance Agile Coaching Ethics initiative, working to produce a code of ethical conduct for agile coaching.  He is an ICF registered Professional Coach.  Furthermore, Shane was part of the core team for BABOK 3, and led the team who produced the Agile Extension to the BABOK (v1 and v2). He leads the Culture and Methods editorial team for InfoQ.com where he hosts the weekly InfoQ Engineering Culture Podcast. He is co-author of the books #noprojects – a culture of continuous value, and The Rock Crusher – a flow-based model for backlog management

Presentation: The Pathway to Business Analysis Greatness 

Embark on The Pathway to Business Analysis Greatness, a transformative journey designed to elevate your career to new heights. This dynamic 60-minute talk is tailored for business analysts seeking to harness their full potential through professional development, personal growth, and effective teamwork. Discover cutting-edge strategies for skill enhancement, dive into the power of human skills and personal branding, and learn how to foster collaboration within diverse teams for unparalleled success. Whether you’re aiming to stay ahead of industry trends, build a robust professional network, or lead with innovation, this session promises to equip you with the insights and tools needed to navigate the complexities of today’s business landscape. Join us to unlock your pathway to greatness and redefine what it means to be a business analyst in 2024 and beyond.