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. 

Aug 4, 7 PM EST - Webinar - Introduction and Application of the Theory of Constraints

Mitch is currently the Enterprise Agile Strategist for Box, the premier cloud content company. As a consulting coach and strategist for Accenture and other prominent consulting firms, Mitch has been an early Agile adopter, a Scrum Master, a Product Owner and became an Agile Coach eight years ago after a career as a software developer, manager, author, and journalist. Mitch is credited with the invention of several specialised techniques for organisational and technical coaching and has been studying ways to implement facilitation techniques, such as Liberating Structures, for remote settings. Mitch makes his home in Pittsburgh, PA, where he is a budding jazz guitarist and successful watchmaker and collector.

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Aug 5, 9 AM EST - Webinar -New Normal and the ‘Forever Working from Home’ Generation

Jon Spruce is a Certified Enterprise Coach and Trainer who combines his qualifications and extensive Agile experience with a real-life story full of pivots, challenges, and some real heartache. All combine to make him a strong, effective, sympathetic leader in the transformation process.

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Aug 11, 7 PM EST - Webinar - Interview to Offer Secret: Doctor Frame Technique

Nada Buhendi has 15 years experience as an IT consultant playing multiple roles: agile transformation coach, product manager, UX, and tech architecture. As well, she has coached technology professionals at Deloitte, Slalom Consulting, Accenture, RBC, and Scotiabank build their confidence, hit the ground running, and ensure job success. She transitioned into becoming a certified master 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 (as any rock-solid Agile Coach is!) and one of her greatest joys is helping people create their purpose. Nada is a brand manager & talent agent for hidden gems and undiscovered leaders in the tech world. 

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Aug 12, 9 AM EST - Webinar -Servant Leadership! How do I do that?

From developer to team manager, from coach to Head of Transformation. With over 8 years of experience in the agile space, Marcella has seen a lot. Her passionate, energetic and most of all pragmatic approach to change gets many people inspired. Her view on organizational change is simple: it starts with people.

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Aug 18, 7 PM EST - Webinar - Psychological Safety

Shaju Shekhar is an experienced Agile Coach and Scrum Master. At this time, he is leading the Agile Transformation Program within Whirlpool helping new and old teams in their Agile Journey. Since 2011, he has coached and trained many teams at fortune 100 companies such as Whirlpool, General Motors, BASF, and Anthem Inc. on Scrum, Kanban, and SAFe frameworks. He is passionate about enhancing organizational agility and team effectiveness.

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Aug 19, 7 PM EST - Webinar -Bad Scaling is One of The Biggest 'Agile Problems' of Modern Days

Gene Gendel is an organizational design specialist, agile/lean coach and trainer, consultant, and adviser to senior leadership. Almost 15 of 20+ years of his professional experience – Gene dedicated to working with companies of various sizes and lines of business, trying to help them improve internal dynamics, organizational structure, and becoming a better place to work. Gene engages at all organizational levels: senior- and mid-level management, teams, and individuals. In his work, Gene uses various methods, tools, and techniques to amplify learning by others and to ensure that people gain autonomy after Gene “coaches himself out of the job”.

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Aug 25, 7 PM EST - Webinar -Lean Portfolio Management in SAFE: Connecting Strategy to Execution

 

Alva is an Enterprise Agile Lean DevOps Coach, Director, and Consultant with over 25 years of experience. She is passionate about transforming, innovating, developing software using agile, DevOps, lean, design thinking, and customer-centric orientation. Alva is a servant leader capable of building high-performing teams with strong leadership, presentation and communication skills.

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Aug 26, 12 PM EST - Webinar -Humans are not resources, Change my mind

For eight years now Chris has been fostering an environment for success of high-performing teams and organisations through agility. He has worked across a wide range of industries and with some of the largest organisations in the world, as well as with smaller, more lean enterprises.
As the Virtual Agile coach, he intends to enable frictionless innovation, regardless of location. He is therefore a firm believer in enabling agility whilst working virtually. He is constantly challenging the status quo, being a ‘pirate’ and rebelling for good cause and in topics he is passionate about.

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Sep 8, 7 PM EST - Webinar -Agile Automation: Closing the gap between humans and technology

Mark Lombardi-Nelson is the Chief Automation Officer and principal at Lombardi XP; an organization dedicated to advancing humans and technology. He empowers organizations and teams by leveraging access to new technologies and best practices in software implementation to scale organizational effectiveness and impact. His collective knowledge of IpaaS, SaaS, Agile Transformation, and Enterprise Design Thinking provides a foundation for teams to accelerate their ability to collaborate and deliver on their shared objectives and key results. As a TEDx speaker, Mark has highlighted a variety of topics from the importance of altruism to continuous improvement while leveraging iterative processes to maximize results

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Sep 18, 10 AM EST - Class - Weekend 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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Sep 22, 7 PM EST - Webinar -The ’T’ in ’Team’

 

Since 2011, Sherry Hall has served as an enterprise and agile team coach, a scrum master, and product owner in a variety of engagements ranging from health care to financial services to manufacturing.
Sherry’s forte is building high performing delivery teams while streaming processes and reducing impediments. Under her guidance, teams typically attain a high degree of productivity, gain deeper product understanding, and enjoy greater satisfaction and a sense of professional accomplishment.

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Oct 7, 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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Nov 18,10 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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Dec 9,10 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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