BCS Edinburgh Branch Meeting. Talk and discussion


Kevin Austin and Jak Mohammed


6:00 Arrive, refreshments (pizza!) and networking.

6:30 Event starts

7:30 Q&A

7:45 Close


Does it sometimes feel you are in the dark about what's happening in your organization right now?
If so, you're not just missing out — you're putting your team at risk.

While you might ignore the data, the data will not ignore you. Join us for a candid discussion tailored for a general audience, as we tackle the accelerating rate of change, shrinking head-counts, and increasing workloads.

In this interactive session, we'll cover:

  • The real-time metrics you can't afford to ignore
  • How to pinpoint your focus in an ever-changing landscape
  • The silent but significant impact of data on your career and organization

We'll also share actionable insights and strategies to help you stay ahead of the curve.

Don't miss this opportunity to arm yourself with the knowledge you need to navigate the complexities of the modern workplace. Your team success may depend on it.

About the speaker

Kevin Austin and Jak Mohammed are Delivery Leads working with XLR8. They currently play leading roles on a global product operating model implementation using Atlassian Jira Align, spanning 800 teams and 14000 people.

Our events are for adults aged 16 years and over.

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This event is brought to you by: BCS Edinburgh branch

Data Doesn't Sleep: Why ignoring numbers could cost you
Date and time
Wednesday 1 November, 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Skyscanner Limited
Quartermile One, 15 Lauriston Place
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