I started my Agile journey in 1985 when after graduating I had the chance to work in research. We had no idea that what we do is Agile, we just did it. Later I moved from Aided Design and Manufacturing to coding, completing the journey from developer to Development Manager and CTO. Along the way I evolved from "cowboy" developer to more structured and disciplined approaches. My first 'encounter' with formal Agile was in 2001 when I discovered XP. As a Software Development Manager and Later Project and Program Manager I used Agile practices in over 50 projects. I learned that Agile is not a silver bullet and is not easy but is not only an option but an option to survive in a continuous changing world.

 
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Learning Outcome

Agile is not new and didn't start in 2001. There are millions of practitioners that learned Agile the hard and right way: by trying, failing and then succeeding.

Target Audience

Anyone who is interested in Agile

Prerequisites for Attendees

Desire to know more about Agile.

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