After 5 large scale agile transformations and a dozen years as an embedded leader of enterprise agile in well-known Silicon Valley companies, I have heard my share of reasons why agile at scale won’t work or Scrum Masters are a bad idea. In an entertaining manner, the most common resistances I have seen are identified along with tried-and-trued ways to mitigate them.
For large scale transformations, I present my personal, proven set of tools to gain alignment on what agile really is; to create a compelling large scale agile transformation vision; to develop a customized roadmap plan to achieve that vision; to execute that plan by organizing around people, process, and technology; to develop a simplified change leadership plan; and several other tools & tricks developed out of necessity. Hopefully, you will have some fun along the way and pick up a tool or two that is industrial-strength tested right here in your own Silicon Valley.
A set of tools to aid you in transforming organizations to agile including ones :
About the Instructor:
Self, Independent Master Agile Trainer and Coach 04/2019‒Present
Paypal, Head of Agile Coaching and Excellence 06/2016‒04/2019
Symantec, Director of Agile Development 10/2013‒06/2016
Intuit, Agile Transformation Leader & Innovation Catalyst 10/2005‒06/2013
Hewlett-Packard, Sr. Technology & Business Process Consultant 11/1991‒10/2005
Hewlett-Packard, Project Manager & Development Engineer
Meeting Leader: Kuntal Thakore, PMP, CSM
Technical: 1.0 PDU
Business & Strategy 1.0 PDU
5:30 PM - Sign In and Networking
6:15 PM - Featured Speaker
8:30 PM - Meeting Adjourn
Food: Complimentary snacks and non-alcoholic beverages
PMI Silicon Valley Members: $10
Full-time Student: $5 (online only; contact Meeting Leader for the discount code. Please bring Student ID card to the event)
Veterans: Free (online only; contact Meeting Leader for the discount code. Please bring appropriate ID card to the event)
A limited number of registrations can be accepted at the door on a first-come, first-served basis. Once this limit has been reached, the event will be closed to additional attendees.
PMI Silicon Valley Members: $20
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This event is a professional society meeting, held for the benefit of its members. The Plan Ahead registration fee paid is based on the registrant's ability to commit to attendance, ahead of time. The Plan Ahead registration fee will not be refunded for any reason, other than event cancellation, after normal business hours (5:00 PM, Pacific) on the registration deadline day. The PMI - Silicon Valley Chapter reserves the right to make last minute changes to program content and speakers, as circumstances dictate.
|Event End Date||08-14-2019|
|Cut off date||08-12-2019|
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|Location||Sunnyvale Community Center, Ballroom|