Role of Leaders in developing technical agility - Myths and Enablers

location_city Hyderabad schedule Jun 20th 11:00 - 11:45 AM place Leadership Agility people 1 Interested

Many of us including leaders get confused when it comes to "role of leaders" in developing technical agility across the teams of an organization. When we delve deeper, we often find that leaders do not think they have a role in it and consequently they even don't develop technological savvy which is a critical leadership competency that has emerged globally. It has a deep connection with enabling technical agility in the teams.

In this 45 mins talk, I'll define a leadership competency called "Developing technological savvy" and explain its deep relationship with developing technical agility at team and organizational level.

I'd then be sharing my experience as a Leader as well as a Coach, how I develop my own technological savvy regularly and how I help leaders develop theirs.

Finally, I would share a few myths and enablers to increase awareness in leaders on how & why they should develop technical agility of their teams across the organization to get real benefits of "agile ways of working".


Outline/Structure of the Talk

The talk would be structured into 3 sections of 10 mins each:

1. Defining what "Developing technological savvy" means and uncovering its relationship with technical agility

2. How to develop our own technological savvy and how to help others to develop theirs

3. Myths and Enablers to increase awareness on how and why a leader should play a crucial role in developing technical agility at team and organizational level

Context setting would take 5 mins and will have a Q&A slot of 10 mins to answer any queries participants may have.

Learning Outcome

1. A deeper understanding of an emerging leadership competency called "Developing technological savvy"

2. An insight about relationship between technological savvy and technical agility

3. Practical tips for leaders to enable technical agility of their teams and of their organization

Target Audience

Leaders, Engineers, Managers, Coaches, Executives

Prerequisites for Attendees

A basic understanding about "agility" and an awareness about modern challenges of today's organization and leaders in technology space.


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