Theme: People

How to give a 5 minute Lightning Talk

Lightning Talks are the Agile Way of sharing knowledge with our fantastic community. I did my first Lightning Talk at Agile 2014 and was scared death, now I am an internationally unknown speaker and you can be too.

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Theme: Technical

A perfect match: Agile principles and the 12 Factor App

Elegantly decoupled, scalable, and easy-to-deploy applications are the hallmarks of a '12 Factor App'. The 12 Factor App approach technically empowers corporations to deliver new features or content with speed and confidence. Big corporations, are mimicking startups by transforming their business in the 'cloud'. Not just with their technology, but with their whole team approaches - technical and non technical. This ...more »

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What type of presentation is this? : Pecha Kecha (~7 min)

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Theme: Process

What if government orgs were more Agile than Silicon Valley?

Provide a day in the life scenario if government organizations were more Agile than Silicon Valley? How would budgets change? How would capabilities be prioritized? What would the culture look like?

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Theme: Process

How to Run Agile Teams Globally for All Levels of Agile Process

One of the most common myths is that Agile can be done only with co-located teams. I would like to walk you through the various engagement models we have experience with to run agile teams globally using near and off shore teams. These models are at various levels of maturity of the Agile process and can level up as the teams get more proficient. At the highest level of maturity is our Agile Nextdoor™ model, which ensures ...more »

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Theme: Process

Implementing Continuous Delivery – the Agile Way

Continuous Delivery takes Agile to its logical conclusion – and thereby transforms the way software is delivered. CD allows organizations to be more agile and to innovate more rapidly by delivering better software, faster, and continuously. Continuous Delivery involves all dimensions of your R&D and Operations organizations – consisting of Team Collaboration, Agile and DevOps practices, Continuous Integration (CI), ...more »

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Theme: Process

Top Tips for Taking Agile from Dev into Production

You development team is agile, your check-ins are fast and your code rocks! But what does it all matter if it then takes you forever to jump through the hoops of finally deploying it into production, and into the hands of your end users? How long does it take you to get your code out in the market? How can you make sure your Ops team and processes are aligned to support your agile development? In this session, we ...more »

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Theme: Process

How to be a Lean Startup in an Enterprise

Be a lean startup in a big organization? Sounds like an oxymoron, right? Yet to stay alive in today's transparent and interconnected world, big organizations must be lean. Let's talk about practical solutions to help your team get ideas to customers fast, learn, fail fast and pivot before you make it a production solution -- like a lean startup has to do." In this talk, Kelli Houston, an Agile Transformation Lead at IBM, ...more »

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Theme: Process

Pizza and Software: A Metrics Comparison

This is a very quick demonstration of an activity that compares metrics between a pizza shop and an organization building software. It is an effective tool for getting to the heart of the agile metrics debate.

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Theme: People

How FACTUAL Are You? Scaling Agile Demands That You Are!

Lean-Agile organizations that have demonstrated success at scale share a common set of key characteristics. These characteristics are tied to the adoption of Lean and Agile Values and Principles. This lightning talk introduces the FACTUAL framework which I've used successfully coaching organizations in scaling Agile for the past four years. The framework provides a light weight approach for leaders and change agents ...more »

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Theme: People

Agile is an art and Agile Coach is an artist, be an awesome one!

I was listening to an interview with a well known DJ years ago. The interviewer has asked the DJ what kind of music would he enjoy listening to. The DJ responded that he wouldn't enjoy listening to music anymore. He used to enjoy music before becoming a DJ. Now that he became a DJ, he had to listen to all kind of music and in many genres. He needed to do that to be able to energize the crowd that he was playing music ...more »

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Theme: People

The Power Of Permission

I'd like to talk about why I see so many agile teams struggling with failure.

It's not that they don't know what they need to do.

They just don't believe that they have permission to do what they need to do.

Do you know how to give, ask, and make permission?

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Theme: People

Agile Adoption - Resistance, Acceptance and Advance

Agile adoption is not easy. Changing the Mindsets is almost a mission impossible activity, yet it is "I'm possible".

 

Steps to consider during Adoption to help people embrace Agile

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What type of presentation is this? : Pecha Kecha (~7 min)

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