It takes 2 to Tango - Canada's biggest bank's Compliance Department successfully tangoing with Agile
Transformations generally are difficult, Agile transformations more so, and then transforming a generally considered traditional department such as a Compliance Department in a financial institute sound like a mission impossible. In this talk, we will share our experience of how we went from unsexy (err non-Agile) department to sexy (err Agile) department with "it takes two to tango". This experience tale is a tell-tale from two perspectives in a single sitting; one from the Enterprise Agile Coach perspective and second is the Director of Technology Strategy of Enterprise Compliance department at RBC, which is undergoing this agile transformation.
Outline/Structure of the Experience Report
- Intro & Background - 5 min
- Why Tango matters -5 min
- Story of the journey - 25
- Lessons learned and Conclusion- 5
Real-life experience of how agile transformation can be executed at a generally traditional department like Compliance.
Executives, Business Leaders, Agile practitioners, Agile coaches, Scrum Masters
Prerequisites for Attendees
Some experience with Agile, but willingness to learn from other's experiences is more important
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