Scaling Agile using the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)

The Scaled Agile Framework or SAFe, has achieved a strong visibility in the Agile community over the last couple of years, and yet most people don't understand it.

In this talk I will explain what the Scaled Agile Framework is and isn't and how it works. We will walk through all three levels of SAFe and understand the pronciples and tools it uses

to scaled Agility beyond the team. We will discuss how and when we should implement SAFe, the role of leaders and managers in an enterprise Agile world, and finish by addressing some misconceptions around SAFe.


Outline/Structure of the Talk

  • What is SAFe
  • The Team Level
  • The Program Level
  • The Portfolio Level
  • Implementing SAFe
  • The role of leadership
  • Misconceptions

Learning Outcome

  • What SAFe is and isn't
  • How SAFe works
  • How to implement SAFe 

Target Audience

Executives, Team Leaders, Program Managers, Agile Coaches

schedule Submitted 5 years ago

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  • Tathagat Varma
    By Tathagat Varma  ~  4 years ago
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    Inbar - in the last couple of years, we have had some SAFe talks. Are you proposing to cover any specific implementation of SAFe, or a more generic SAFe 101?