Ride along with Express Scripts Canada on their agile transformation journey. This discussion will highlight the transformation with a focus on strategy, key learnings and successes. Maximizing business outcomes, working on the right things and delivering quickly, requires your entire organization to change. We will share our experience and leave you with some ideas to take back to your organization.

 
 

Outline/Structure of the Experience Report

Introduction: We were one of the lucky ones! When we started our Agile transformation journey we had a corporate head office that was about a year of ahead of us. Here is what they said after they spent some time reviewing our early attempts to introduce agile delivery values, principles and methods:

“The challenges and opportunities seen … were typical of an organization adopting Agile on their own. While there were many challenges, the most strategic of these were around communication and collaboration across teams and the organization. There were other training issues involving Agile knowledge and engineering techniques, but those are … easily overcome. Their opportunities were endless, as their people were consistently enthusiastic, open, honest, and ready to learn. By focusing on the strategic goals of increasing communication and collaboration, … [they] can harness their energy to adopt Agile as their way of delivering value to their customers and improve the overall performance and satisfaction of their people.”

As we take you through our agile transformation journey over the past two years, we will

Agile Transformation Foundation

  • The why behind the transformation
  • Setting the right strategy and goals
  • Leadership alignment
  • Making it visible
  • Best Learnings with strategies to address
  • DevOps culture
  • Product outcomes based delivery
  • Business agility: decision making
  • Culture: changing the way we think and work together

Bright Spots in our transformation.

Learning Outcome

Agile transformation journey

  • Set a the right strategy for your company
  • Kick off and align your leadership, teams, and organization
  • Set a solid foundation phase
  • Determine team maturity
  • Key success factors for business agility
  • Learnings with strategies to address challenges
  • Easy wins to keep the momentum going

Target Audience

Agile leaders, scrum masters, product owners, agile team members, executives, project and program managers, development managers and agile coaches.

Prerequisites for Attendees

No Prerequisites required. This talk is for anyone interested in learning about the Agility Transformation at Express Scripts Canada.

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