Join us for the next Agile MiniCon
“Agile Basics – Getting Started with Agile”
Friday, April 14th • 11AM-3PM ET
Struggling to understand Agile?
Learn the principles and practices from scratch at the next Agile MiniCon!
New to Agile? Feeling overwhelmed by the terminology and concepts? Do you want to learn the fundamental principles and practices used by active Agile teams today?
If so, our next Agile MiniCon is perfect for you.
Designed for beginners, this half-day online event will help you understand Agile from the ground up. We’ll break down the core principles and techniques used by Agile teams, so you can gain a comprehensive understanding of how they all fit together.
Agile MiniCon Schedule
11:00 a.m. ET | Introduction to Agile
12:00 p.m. ET | Agile Methods, Roles, Frameworks & Practices
1:00 p.m. ET | Agile Teams and Hybrid Approaches
2:00 p.m. ET | After Party for mingling and networking
See More Details Below
What is Agile MiniCon?
The Agile MiniCon is a twice-annual online event featuring deep Agile learning with speakers and discussions covering a range of Agile concepts, followed by an after-party for meeting up and networking. Registration is FREE for Agile Alliance members! If you’re not already a member, you can join today for just $49/year and take advantage of this and many other online events throughout the year.
MEET OUR SPEAKER
Lizzy Morris is a Certified Scrum Trainer, Agile Coach, and Life Coach. Her focus is driving measurable results for her clients, their processes, employees, and financials. Lizzy has over 20 years of in-depth experience in software development, project management, and strategic consulting. She is the co-founder of BeardedEagle, a boutique management consulting firm.
MEET OUR HOST
April Jefferson is a collaboration facilitator, generative coach, innovation igniter, game creator, trainer, and curator of engaged learning spaces — live, online, and hybrid. She has experience in design thinking, Agile, Lean, UX, gamification, and Open Space.
She has worked to implement and scale change in automotive, education, finance, healthcare, energy, and services organizations.
Agile MiniCon Schedule Details
Introduction to Agile:
Uncovering a Better Way
11:00 AM ET
Discover the power of Agile in the first hour of MiniCon with an introduction to Agile. In this hour, we’ll tackle “What Agile Is” and how it has evolved into a philosophy and mindset. You will learn about the four values and the twelve principles. You will learn how Agile prioritizes human collaboration, adaptability, and continuous improvement to deliver value to your customers.
Methods, Roles, Frameworks
& Practices, Oh My!
12:00 PM ET
Our second hour focuses on Agile methods, frameworks, roles, and practices that have become synonymous with Agile. You will learn about popular frameworks, including Scrum, Kanban, XP, and Lean Development. You’ll also learn what Agile planning and estimation techniques look like and more.
People Over Everything:
Interaction and Innovation
1:00 PM ET
In this session, we’ll explore common hybrid approaches and common mistakes that can create a bitter experience as organizations attempt to transform. We’ll also explore how Agile organizations have individuals and teams forging inventive interactions that help innovation emerge.
NETWORKING – 2:00 PM ET
Agile MiniCon After Party
Meet up with your fellow Agile MiniCon attendees at 2 PM ET in the Virtual Lounge for networking and socializing. Our speakers and panelists will also be available in the online space for follow-up questions and more in-depth conversations. Agile Alliance staff will be there as well to answer any membership questions you might have. We look forward to seeing you in our Virtual Lounge!
Register Now – It’s FREE for members
or just $29 for non-members
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