schedule Oct 16th 04:15 PM - 05:00 PM place Ballroom A people 25 Attending

Does your organization or team’s Agile practice feel stale? Do you believe your team can reach a higher level of performance but not sure what the next step is?

Marie Dingess and Christina Murto will share the changes we have fostered over the past couple of years to move our Agile game to the next level at Capital One.

We will highlight the “seeds of change” we planted and cultivated in our Digital Technology space as well as patterns we saw as teams evolved their practices including:

  • Lean, Systems Thinking, Kanban/Scrumban
  • Continuous improvement (leveraging PDCA & Improvement Kata)

We will speak to considerations for trying these practices, tools and techniques, and showcase the results:

  • Quantitative improvements: decreased cycle time and increased story throughput
  • Qualitative measures: improved morale, team ownership of processes, and engaged Product Owners.
 
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Outline/structure of the Session

  • Capital One's Agile Journey
  • How We Identified Areas of Opportunity
  • Lean Software Development Principles
  • Approach
  • Experiments
  • Outcomes
  • Takeaways
  • Where to Learn More

Learning Outcome

  • How Identify Areas of Opportunity for Improving Agile
  • Tools, Techniques and Approaches to Introducing Changes
  • Importance of a Robust Approach to the Scrum Master Role
  • Using Quantitative and Qualitative Measurements

Target Audience

Scrum Masters, Coaches, leaders and engineers

Prerequisite

Basic familiarity with Agile and Scrum.

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  • George Dinwiddie
    By George Dinwiddie  ~  4 months ago
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    Christina, Marie,

    A bit more about the content and mechanics would help the reviewers evaluate this proposal.

     - George

    • Christina Murto
      By Christina Murto  ~  3 months ago
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      Hi George - We've updated our outline to provide more details.  

      Please let us know if there's anything else the reviewers need.

      - Christina  & Marie


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