Expert Agile Club

Events Calendar

Events

The Expert Agile Club partners with various industry experts, respected leaders and highly accomplished individuals to speak and share their knowledge and expertise with our community's members. These events are free for all our club's members. 

Feb 2, 7 PM EST - Webinar - Show Your Work. How to Build Better Products by Demoing to Clients and Getting Feedback

With 15 years of experience working as a Scrum Master/Agile Coach, software engineer, and designer with startups and big companies, I help teams innovate, perform, and deliver value faster. 

He pulls on the knowledge founding multiple business ventures to help existing companies understand how to bring principles and tactics from the highly innovative world of startups and use them to build the next big thing. 

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Feb 3, 7 PM EST - Webinar - The Future of Hybrid Working

Distributed working is here to stay, mixing a hybrid combination of face to face and remote elements. After 18 months of a battling through the global pandemic that forced organisations into this new way of working, it is now that organisations globally are thinking about how to transition this distributed working culture to BAU. As Dom Price from Atlassian recently mentioned that the last 18 months were infinitely easier (for the organisation, not necessarily the people!) than the ones we’re about to go into.   

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Feb 9, 7 PM EST - Webinar - Heroes of Agility

Damon is an Enterprise Agile Coach and the co-author of Professional Coaching for Agilists (Addison-Wesley). In addition he offers courses on Agile Coaching and Professional Coaching. He has coached and trained thousands of people at companies such as EMC, Capital One, Oanda, Ford, and Fidelity. As a coach of coaches at Eliassen, Damon led the Agile Delivery team which grew to hundreds of Scrum Masters and Agile Coaches in the field. He is an International Coaching Federation Associate Certified Coach, International Coach Academy Certified Professional Coach, and ICAgile Certified Professional in Agile Coaching. Damon frequently presents at local and international Agile meetups and conferences such as the Agile Alliance Conference, Play4Agile, and Agile and Beyond. He has also co-created a series of popular Agile games such as User Story Games, Agile Coaching Games, Heroes of Agility, and a small collection of online games. Learning through play is a consistent element of his work. 

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Feb 10, 7 PM EST - Webinar - Managed Engineering Teams: How to Build a Quality Software Product using Cost-Effective Development Best Practices

Matthew Lowinger is a Product Manager & Startup Advisor at Octaria, a Houston, TX-based engineering firm. Partnering with globally distributed managed engineering teams and growing startup founders, Matthew has led the delivery of 10+ software products reaching 100K+ users.

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Feb 16, 7 PM EST - Webinar - Key Facets of the Agile Organizational Transformation

Jim Sywilok is an IT professional with over 25 years of progressive technical and business experience and holds Certifications in Enterprise Agility and Coaching Agile Transitions. During his career he had the rare opportunity to work on both sides of many organizations. He has seen firsthand the subtle disconnect within companies between their technical side and the business side which has often led to frustration and mistrust on both sides. He has seen instances where this also affected the relationship between the companies and their clients. 

As an Agile Practitioner of 15 years, he firmly believes that Agile Transformation is an idea whose time has truly come. Given today’s business pace and the speed of technological improvements, we really have no alternative but to adapt the way we work to account for these rapid changes in our environment or fall to the wayside. 

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Feb 17, 9 AM EST - Webinar - #WFH - So Now What?

From the silos of fast-paced media companies to the huge complexity of large finance and other regulated institutions, change veteran Jon Spruce supports through emphatic and deeply engaging coaching of what good looks like when creating high-performing teams and organisations. 

Jon really knows how cross-functional teams can be created easily and quickly focus on creating innovative solutions and generating ongoing value, in a predictable way. 
 Jon is not scared of having difficult conversations but his empathy for people, however senior, means he has a real appreciation for an individual’s context and challenges. This in turn underlines his success in the largest est organisations with substantial regulation and legacy technology. 
Jon’s stories from his journey are full of infectious energy and practical real world experience and underlines the power of team and business agility. 
Whatever your industry, be it risk-averse conservative to fast paced, rapid deadlines, if you want to increase your agility, or further your leadership journey, have a chat with Jon to explore your options.  

www.jonspruce.com 

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Feb 23, 7 PM EST - Webinar - Design the Perfect Week to Get More Done Using the Slimey Frog Technique

Nada Buhendi is the CEO and certified master career coach at Unleashing Your Awesome. Her mission is to help hidden gems & undiscovered leaders overcome imposter syndrome, take their career to the next level, and find true fulfillment. She is a former Agile Coach and Product Manager with 15+ years-experience across companies like Deloitte, Accenture, and Slalom. Nada became a master career coach because she discovered and unleashed her own awesome to learn that her North Star is helping clients who are burned out (like she was) take their career to the next level. You can find Nada at nadabuhendi.com and connect with her on linkedin. 

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Feb. 24-25, 10 AM EST - Class - Live Online – Certified Scrum@Scale Practitioner

Scrum@Scale is the scaling framework created by the inventor of Scrum, Jeff Sutherland. From Fortune 100 companies to start-ups, Scrum@Scale® transforms organizations into Agile enterprises. Scrum@Scale naturally extends the core Scrum framework to deliver hyper-productive results across industries and disciplines. This includes software, hardware, services, operations, and R&D.

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March 10-11, 10 AM EST - Class - Live Online – Certified Scrum@Scale Practitioner

Scrum@Scale is the scaling framework created by the inventor of Scrum, Jeff Sutherland. From Fortune 100 companies to start-ups, Scrum@Scale® transforms organizations into Agile enterprises. Scrum@Scale naturally extends the core Scrum framework to deliver hyper-productive results across industries and disciplines. This includes software, hardware, services, operations, and R&D.

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March 10, 12 PM EST - Webinar - Design Sprints – How Do We Use to Bring an Innovation Culture

Ashutosh is a Senior Industry Professional having 22 years of experience in Coaching, Consulting and Leading Organisation & Agile Transformation. A person who loves to wear the Coaching hat and help teams, entities and organisations find solutions to their complex problems. 

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March 16, 7 PM EST - Webinar - Value Stream Mapping: Find and Measure Your Biggest Flow Challenges

Steve is the CEO – Visible.

Steve is obsessed with making tech human, and leveraging it to deliver continuous value.

He shows teams how to use simple tools and techniques to make big changes. For the past 20 years, his focus has been on sharing mapping techniques to guide ambitious and struggling teams towards their true north.

He's a former startup CTO, agency consultant, systems and release engineer, finance IT manager, tech support phone jockey, and pizza maker. All focused on the flow of value, all the time.

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April 21-22, 10 AM EST - Class - Live Online – Certified Scrum@Scale Practitioner

Scrum@Scale is the scaling framework created by the inventor of Scrum, Jeff Sutherland. From Fortune 100 companies to start-ups, Scrum@Scale® transforms organizations into Agile enterprises. Scrum@Scale naturally extends the core Scrum framework to deliver hyper-productive results across industries and disciplines. This includes software, hardware, services, operations, and R&D.

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May 12-13, 10 AM EST - Class - Live Online – Certified Scrum@Scale Practitioner

Scrum@Scale is the scaling framework created by the inventor of Scrum, Jeff Sutherland. From Fortune 100 companies to start-ups, Scrum@Scale® transforms organizations into Agile enterprises. Scrum@Scale naturally extends the core Scrum framework to deliver hyper-productive results across industries and disciplines. This includes software, hardware, services, operations, and R&D.

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