Kicking Off Your First Agile Project
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So your organization is going “Agile” now and you are overwhelmed with all this terminology like backlog, user stories, sprint, daily stand ups, etc.
Where do you start?
What does it take to kick off your first Agile project?
How do you setup your team for success?
In this talk, we will explore the essential elements for kicking off your first Agile project and possible options to setup your team and project for success. At the end of this session, you will be able to:
- Identify the elements of Agile chartering
- Apply essential Agile practices as a starting point
- Learn one critical practice to help your team inspect and adapt
Clydes - Gallery Place
707 7th Street, NW
Washington, DC, 20001
7:30am - 8:00am: Continental Breakfast and Networking
8:00am - 9:00am: Featured Presentation
9:00am - 9:30am: Networking
PMIWDC Members: $25
Pre-registration is required. Cancellations and refund requests are accepted up to 48 hours prior to the event's start. We cannot offer refunds requested after that time.
Cancellations will only result in a refund if made 48 hours or more to the start of the event.
Effective communication, in general: audience, media / message, attention vs. "noise", etc.Negotiation / Conflict
Tools and techniques for negotiations and conflict management / effects of personality traits, etc.
Hard SkillsResource Problem Solving
"War stories" in successfully working through severe resource constraintsTools
Specific tips and techniques in the use of PM tools (SW, other)
Industry / SectorGovernment
Federal, state, local or tribal government entities / Contractor for such entitiesI.T.
Information Technology, including organizations that utilize Agile development methodologies
About the Speakers
Salah Elleithy is an Agile / Co-Active Coach and Facilitator on a mission to spark courageous curiosity with a twist of play. He has been coaching and facilitating change at different levels of the organization with the focus on organizational agility. Salah also leads and facilitates Agile NOVA, a community dedicated to lifelong learning. His passion is to bring play into organizations with the motto of play for purpose and progress.
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