UX + Agile: making the DTA's DSS work for you (even at scale)
UX is about discovery. Agile is about delivery. The two worlds seem so very far apart. How then, can you make the DTA's Digital Service Standard work for you without creating silos or creating more quality gates and just doing iterative waterfall?
In this talk, we'll demystify the DTA's Digital Service Standard and take a deep-dive into a pragmatic re-interpretation of UX and Agile in terms of:
- What does the DSS really ask of agile teams?
- User-centred agility
- Product management lifecycle vs project management lifecycle
- Lean UX at scale
- Discovery as an ongoing practice for agile teams
- Advanced practices for UX in agile
- Integrating the DSS into teams' Definition of Done
- DSS and working with SAFe
- Assessing a program of work against DTA's DSS
Outline/Structure of the Talk
- The four stages of DTA's DSS
- The real message behind a user-centred government focus
- Product focus over project thinking
- Leveraging Lean UX
- Defining the MVP
- Inclusive design as the Definition of Done
- Scaling Lean UX
- Discovery as a "team sport"
- The customer's journey
- Hypothesis-driven development
- DTA's DSS as Enterprise Lean UX
- Doing the DSS 'smarter'
- An agile approach to the DTA's DSS
- Lean UX integrated into agile practices
- A scaled approach to UX + Agile
- The 13 criteria of the DSS as a Definition of Done
- Using the product management lifecycle to avoid turning your agile practices into iterative waterfall
Senior product mangers in the APS, Scrum Masters, Product Owners, UX practitioners in agile environments.
Prerequisites for Attendees
- Attendees should have a basic understanding of DTA's DSS, including user-centred design
- Experience with agile and scaled frameworks
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