Using Agile in non-Agile organisations

Date:
Thursday 23 January 2014

Time:
Registration & refreshments at 6.00pm with talks commencing at 6.30pm. Finishing around 8.00pm

Venue:
Room 326, 3rd Floor, Reginald Mitchell Building, Southampton Solent University, Southampton, SO14 0RD | Maps

Speaker:
Jose Casal-Gimenez FBCS CITP

Cost:
Free of charge, for both BCS and Non-BCS members.

Joint event between BCS Hampshire Branch, BCS Agile Methods Specialist Group, BCS Quality Specialist Group and Southampton Solent University.

This event is free, open to all, but please book through the BCS website when available, both for BCS members and non-members for arranging refreshments.

Jose Casal-Gimenez is an Agile and Lean Coach (Scrum, Kanban, DSDM and AgilePM)

Jose will discuss how we can successfully use Agile principles and practices in non-Agile organisations, why and how Agile can help businesses significantly improve their results and what are some of the most surprising business performance metrics that we can improve using modern management methods.

About Speaker:

Jose Casal is the Chair of the BCS Agile Methods Specialist Group, a member of the Lean Kanban University (LKU) Advisory Board, the Conference Chair of the London Lean Kanban Day (LLKD) and a Programme Committee member of the Lean Kanban UK (LKUK)Conference.

Jose is the leading creator of the recently introduced BCS Foundation Certificate in Agile.
As an experienced Agile Coach and Trainer, Jose is an Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT), a certified APMG AgilePM Trainer, a Certified Scrum Master (CSM), a Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) and a DSDM Advanced Practitioner.

BCS Agile Foundation Certification - BCS Member Offer
Use promo code BCS20 to get a 20% discount on the course in Southampton on 23/24 January 2014:
http://radtac.co.uk/courses/bcsf2

The official syllabus, exam and training programme was developed by a team of Agile experts led by Jose Casal.

The BCS Foundation Certificate in Agile introduces candidates to agile and its fundamental concepts - then challenges conventional thinking and agile application to stimulate a robust level of understanding.

This certificate focuses on the principles and values of agile including its evolution; culture; return of investment opportunities; differences between more traditional approaches; and questioning popular agile benefits versus real-world techniques.

The certification is suitable for all professionals, across all industries, who are work (or are in contact) with Agile teams, including Senior Managers, Project Managers, Product Managers, Software Developers, Software Testers and Business Analysts.