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Notes from the Berlin Scrumtisch of September 2016

Flip charts and recap from the September Berlin Scrumtisch

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23 September 2016
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Scrumtisch Berlin

This week, around 30 Scrum practitioners met for the Scrumtisch Berlin at Cafe 100 Waser in Friedrichshain. We had the chance to have long conversations, share knowledge with one another and learn from diverse environments and approaches. Afterwards Andrea Tomasini gave his expert opinion on the following topics:

  • Agile transition top-down
  • How to deal with non-estimable issues
  • Engage the lonely players
  • Prepare roadmap and release planning.

Following you can find the flip charts from the session:

topics 1

Thanks everyone for coming and see you next time.

3 major trends at Agile Open Holland 2016

We discuss the three major trends we observed during the Agile Open Holland conference of 2016: agile in non-IT environments, large full-organisation transitions and the rise of agile coaching

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22 September 2016
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Events
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agile coaching, agileopen, agileopenholland, agile transition, conference, netherlands

People lining up for unconference slots at Agile Open Holland 2016agile42 Nederland visited the Agile Open Holland conference again in 2016. This long running conference is held in the centre of the Netherlands, and many agile practitioners from Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands find their way every year. This year saw another great turn up with a great mix of experienced agile coaches, trainers, agile practitioners and people new or even unfamiliar with agile.

During this conference, these are 3 major trends we observed:

  • Agile in non-IT environments
  • Large, full-organisation agile transitions
  • The rise of agile coaching

Agile in non-IT environments

Quite some attendees of the conference came looking for ...

Scaling Collaboration at Let's Test South Africa

Regina Martins will talk about scaling and structured methods of collaboration for teams and the collaborative nature of decision making

On
21 September 2016
In
Events

I am very happy to attend Let's Test South Africa 2016 and present my workshop Escape the Curse of the Temple – Scaling Collaboration.

I recently attended the Retrospective Facilitators Gathering in Portugal where I met up with a bunch of awesome people who love incorporating board games into their coaching. I, for one, love playing to learn something, and most adults are just big kids who love to play at the drop of a hat.

In fact, it is through the experiential nature of play that adults learn abstract concepts or things that previously was difficult to achieve, but ...

Fall Scrum classes in Amsterdam

CSM and CSPO classes in Amsterdam in September and December of 2016

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16 September 2016
In
Training
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csm, cspo

Scrum classes come back to Amsterdam in our schedule for the upcoming months.

Peter Hundermark and Niels Verdonk will facilitate a Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) training on September 21-22, a few seats are still available and can be booked online. A Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) training is scheduled for December 19-20, facilitated by Bent Myllerup and Niels Verdonk, and you can take advantage of the Early Bird price until November 11th.

Bent Myllerup during a training

Hope you can join us in Amsterdam! We plan to organize more classes in 2017, if these dates are not suitable for you please take a look at our ...

Meet us at Agile Open Southern California 2016

agile42 sponsors Agile Open Southern California on September 15-16, 2016

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13 September 2016
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Events
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agileopencalifornia

Agile Open California is a coalition of agile practitioners and advocates intent on economically providing an opportunity for learning, networking and growth to the Agile community in California and to others who are interested. We are extremely happy to be sponsors of Agile Open Southern California 2016 that will take place at the University of California Irvine on September 15th and 16th.

Agile Open Southern California 2016

It's an event where experienced Agile practitioners and newcomers alike come together for two days to discuss, examine and otherwise brainstorm the most timely and relevant topics in Agile development today.

The topic of this year is ...

Insights from the Large Scale Scrum Conference 2016

At the Large Scale Scrum conference 2016 in Amsterdam sponsored by agile42 LeSS practitioners got together to share experience, learn and collaborate

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9 September 2016
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Agile at Scale, Events, Scrum
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less

agile42 sponsored the Large Scale Scrum Conference 2016 in Amsterdam, a conference organized by the LeSS community to share insights and bring together the large scale Scrum community.

Bas Vodde and Craig Larman, who build out the Large Scale Scrum (LeSS) approach at Nokia, both were in attendance to share the history of LeSS and bring out new insights. You can read our 2009 case study on introducing Scrum at Nokia here. The talk by Craig Larman was especially close to our hearts, as he raised a topic agile42 has been adament about: you need to own your agile knowledge ...

In Hamburg, meet Solutions

Join us on September 8th at solutions.hamburg 2016 for a day of discussions about Agile solutions for the enterprise

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7 September 2016
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Events
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shh16

agile42 is a Quality Partner of the great solutions.hamburg 2016 that started today in Hamburg, Germany. Tomorrow, September 8th, we will host half a day of presentations devoted to Agile solutions for the enterprise.

solutions.hamburg 2016

I will introduce with a new talk about improving the chances of success of your organization: explicitly measuring and designing culture is an enabler towards agility and can provide incredible advantages to an organization development. Understanding how to lead such change is the one thing that might save your company in the rough waters of todays market. Are you ready for the challenge?

Together with ...

Scrumtisch September 2016

Scrumtisch Berlin September 2016

Dear friends,

here's the schedule for the next Scrumtisch in Berlin :

  • Date: 19th of September, 2016
  • Time: 18:30 
  • PlaceCafe 100 Wasser, Krossener Str. 14, 10245 Berlin 

If you would like to attend, please send a message to scrumtisch@agile42.com, or register at the Scrum User Group on Xing.

We are looking forward to meeting you and seeing you again! :-)

Alexandra

 

ProductCamp Berlin tickets soon available

agile42 sponsoring again ProductCamp Berlin 2016 that will take place on Saturday, October 29th, with tickets available from Sunday, 4th September

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1 September 2016
In
Events
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productcamp

ProductCamp Berlin is the first and only unconference for product managers, product marketing managers, entrepreneurs and others with passions for product, online and IT, in Berlin, Germany. More than 200 active participants meet in Berlin every year. The event is held since 2010 and is planned by a team of local volunteers and run on a Saturday by everybody attending.

The team are currently preparing the 2016 event which will take place on the 29th of October. We are happy to be again sponsor of this great event.

ProductCamp Berlin

Tickets will go on sale next Sunday, 4th September at 11am (Berlin ...

Sponsoring LeSS Conference in Amsterdam

agile42 sponsors the Large Scale Scrum Conference dedicated to the LessFramework in Amsterdam, 30-31 August 2016

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26 August 2016
In
Agile at Scale, Events

LeSS ConferenceWe're glad to be able to contribute to the LeSS Conference in Amsterdam on 30-31 August as a sponsor.

The event will feature Bas Vodde and Craig Larman, co-creators of the Large Scale Scrum (LeSS) framework, together with other important speakers of the community. It promises "less booths and more practitioners" and also "Experiments and Experience"
and "Teams and Communities".

Join us in Amsterdam!

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