Buddy is Keynote Speaker at Ijona Skills. He has been in the IT industry for over 30 years and owned his own software development company for 20 years. He has managed some very large IT projects and has been a proponent of Agile development since before the Agile Manifesto was written. He has a passion for teaching and that has been his mainstay since selling his company. He has traveled the world teaching and coaching Agile transition as well as traditional project management techniques.Read More
You've heard of Agile and your competitors are starting to implement Agile methodologies and are now getting product(s) to market faster and better than your organisation. How did they do this and why did they do it?
We will discuss the basic tenants of Agile and some of the more popular frame works involved in Agile transformation. The topics will include outlines of these frame works, how the organization's change can improve productivity, ROI and team morale.
Agile helps teams respond to rapidly changing requirements and unpredictability through incremental, iterative work cadences. Agile methodologies are an often very successful alternative to waterfall, or traditional sequential development
Why should you attend?
Being quick to market with your product and/or product changes is essential these days. If you want to gain or at least keep current market share, being Agile is how you accomplish this. Knowing something about what Agile is and what is entailed in being an Agile Organization is certainly a benefit prior to jumping in. Just because it is popular and gains benefit(s) you can't just DO it.
Areas Covered in the Session:
What is Agile and what do all the different frame works have in common
Who can Benefit: