Theme: Process

Use this campaign for submitting lightning talks that are related to the Agile 2015 Conference theme "Process at Scale" or are about Agile Process in general.

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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26 votes

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

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26 votes

Theme: Process

CONNECTING Rally, Jira, & TFS into ONE Agile Portfolio Rollup!

At Equifax we had the Tooling "Holy War" of Agile software and ultimately chose to preserve the right of our Agile teams to work the way that they preferred: 1. .NET folks insisted on TFS with the Visual Studio IDE integration. 2. Jira teams had learned the Greenhopper bolt-on to the bug tracker. 3. Rally users preferred the more natural alignment with Scaled Agile and business-friendly usability. Software vendors ...more »

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

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18 votes

Theme: Process

Customizing SAFe for YOU

In scaling agile, context matters. Being able to customize an agile framework to suit your unique conditions and context is very important. Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) is often harshly and incorrectly criticized as too prescriptive or too rigid, and by implications, not easy to customize. Inspired by Dr. Jeff Sutherland’s Scrum at Scale meta-framework which provides a general language for talking about how ...more »

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

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15 votes

Theme: Process

The love affair between Complexity and Simplicity in development

The relationship between Complexity and Simplicity in application development is a delicate balance. There is a rhythm of euphoria and heartache that emerges over the various ups and downs of iterative discovery, development, and delivery. Within a circle of trust and cooperation Complexity and Simplicity dance together in a rhythm that yields application goodness. In this harmony all those involved feel and know that ...more »

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

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13 votes