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Panel Discussion “What parts of "Agile" are really working?

Date: 
October 6, 2016
Abstract: 

Trying to adopt agile principles for your software development team? Trying to scale agile beyond the small successful pilot team? This month's meeting is a panel discussion of what works and what doesn't work for organizations using agile development methodologies. This isn't a theoretical talk -- it's what works by the people who made it work, helped teams be successful, and earned a few scratches in the process.

Directions: 

Directions can be found on the map of the Electrical Engineering/Computer Science Building.
Check out the detailed map by clicking the “close up” button.

Room: 

Keller (EE/CS) 3-111 (Look for signs)

This Month's Meeting
Program Manager: 
Alex Dietz
Speakers: 
Saima Prabhu, Magenic
Rod Hunter, Three Bridge Solutions
Mike Stuedemann, 3 Plus 1
Topic: 
Panel Discussion “What parts of "Agile" are really working?
Location: 
University of Minnesota, Keller Hall
Schedule: 

5:30 - 8:00 p.m. at The University of Minnesota
5:30 start for networking, 6:15 start of meeting

Parking: 

Free parking tickets will be handed out in the meeting.

Speaker Bio: 

Alex Dietz, panel moderator, is founder of DQSC LLC, a firm helping small and mid-sized companies with their software development and verification programs.

The Panel:

Saima Prabhu - Saima is the General Manager of Quality Assurance and Testing at Magenic with over 20 years of IT experience. During this time she has worked in various positions like marketing, sales, production shop floor management, development, quality assurance, and release management.

Rod Hunter - Rod is Chief Agile Strategist at Three Bridge Solutions consulting.He has extensive experience encouraging agile culture and implementing agile practices from the team to the enterprise/international level.Rod is the organizer of the Minnesota Agile Experience Group on Google.

Mike Stuedemann – Mike is founder of 3 Plus 1 consulting, a firm focused on Software Project Management using Agile and Lean Software Development Techniques.He has helped such organization as Digi-Key, CH Robinson, and Patterson Companies.