Meeting Cancelled- Story Mapping: Putting the User Back Into the User Story – September 21st 2017

Meeting has been cancelled due to storm impacted venue closure   Abstract: The User Story template has three important parts; however, agile development teams often have a tendency to leave off the last part (the “Why”, or outcome objective), and the first part (the “Who”, or consumer of the functionality).…

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Dhaval Panchal: Agile Cultures, transformation, Challenges and Adoption – April 20th 2017

Presentation Abstract: Change is hard, organizations in their attempt to transform ignore impact of organizational culture. One of the first challenges lies in making organizational culture explicit. Organizational leaders need courage to accept current state of their organizational culture. Appreciate aspects of culture that are in alignment with their strategy…

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Ron Whitebread: Running Effective Retrospectives, February 16th 2017

Presentation Abstract: Part of what makes Agile successful is because the team strives for continuous improvement after each iteration.  Retrospectives give the team important feedback to identify those improvement opportunities.  The key is knowing how to get that feedback, and take action to make that improvement happen.  Ron Whitebread will…

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