Thinking About Agile & Design Thinking?

Have you thought about design thinking?

While design thinking is good for ideation, scrum is good for grooming and execution. Agile development and design thinking require a high degree of collaboration and are mutually compatible with each other.

Goal Identifcation, ideation, iteration and solution development planning are the four key pillars whereas Iterations nurture fast, time-boxed learning, helps us comprehend failures and quick wins early on. 

Collecting feedback, inspecting and adapting is the mantra. Through my talk, I intend to raise awareness and shift the audiences focus to design thinking. Scrum and design thinking require a similar mindset. Working with this mindset guarantees on-time delivery and beautiful results. 


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Outline/structure of the Session

In a nutshell, the session will cover 
1. What is user experience? 
2. Blending user experience and business analysis for agile customers 
3. Incorporating design and analysis practices into an agile lifecycle. 

Learning Outcome

1. Fundamental concepts of both Scrum and design thinking 
2. Ideation and product discovery through effective collaboration 
3. Techniques for shared problem solving and creating shared ownership. 
4. User-centric practices that helps build the software from the user's perspective. 
5. Best practices in agile product design

Target Audience

Product owners, product managers, scrum masters, developers, testers, stakeholders

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  • Tathagat Varma
    By Tathagat Varma  ~  4 years ago
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    Geeta - can you talk about a specific problem that you faced and addressed using DT in the context of an agile method? By itself, this is a fairly generic and very broad topic and there is good amount of literature on it.



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