ScrumBan - Boosting your Scrum using Kanban/Flow
ScrumBan is a hybrid Lean/Agile approach combining Scrum and Kanban. It combines the team-focused rhythmic nature of the Scrum Framework with the Lean/Flow focus of Kanban to create a winning combination. This workshop provides attendees with sufficient knowledge about Scrum, Kanban and Scrumban to lead or guide a team in their adoption of ScrumBan – from system design through to evolutionary change. They will have an understanding of the principles and thinking behind Scrum and Kanban to help them drive meaningful focused continuous improvement using context-specific strategies/practices.
Outline/structure of the Session
- Scrumban - Evolving Scrum using Kanban - presentation
- In-depth Case Study - presentation
- Comparing Kanban and Scrum - exercise mixed with content presentation
- Experiencing Scrum Iterations and Kanban Flow in the GetScrumBan game - long exercise
- Q&A - How ScrumBan can help you in your context - open discussion / lean coffee / world cafe exercise
- Summary/Epiphanies exercise - What are you taking away to your team/group/organization?
- Retrospective exercise/Closing
overall the workshop aims for a balanced mix of presentation/expert content, discussion, and interactive experiential exercises.
- Know what is Kanban
- Know what is ScrumBan
- Know how ScrumBan looks in practice based on a class exercise as well as stories from real companies
- Know how the journey towards ScrumBan can look like
- Understand the effect ScrumBan will have on the Scrum ceremonies, roles, artifacts
- Have a set of suggestions you can apply in your Scrum team tomorrow morning
Scrum Masters, Agile Coaches/Consultants, Scrum Practitioners, Senior Development/Test Managers, Senior Release/Program/Project Managers
schedule Submitted 2 years ago
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