October 21, 2016

Practical Value Stream Mapping for Flow Optimisation

10:15  -  12:00

Workshop 90 min Value stream mapping is a well known lean management technique. It can be used to visualize the current state of value generation activities (including software development), and thus provide a tool that can be used to analyse, reflect and improve the process. How do you actually create a value stream map in […]

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How motivated is your team? Going beyond the traditional performance management

13:15  -  14:00

Workshop 45 min This practical workshop will introduce a number of techniques that we can use to help us understand and improve the levels of engagement and motivation in our teams as well as explore what factors (positive and negative) are impacting us. These techniques can be used as modern & richer alternatives to traditional […]

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Let’s get Agile and MOVE!

14:15  -  15:00

Workshop 45 min In this workshop we will demonstrate the use of space, somatic (felt) experience, and movement, for harnessing individual and team intelligences. The practices can be used for standups, planning and estimating, delegating, one-to-ones, retrospectives, demos, and even in remote working. Movement and somatic awareness contribute to creativity, productivity, health, and wellbeing in […]

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The Cost of Queues – Informed Decision Making Using Cost of Delay

14:15  -  15:00

Workshop 45 min Don Reinertsen says that if you only quantify one thing, quantify the Cost of Delay. By quantifying the Cost of Delay we are providing ourselves with a common currency for improving how we prioritise and schedule our work. We are also providing ourselves with a tool for understanding the economic damage done […]

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Lean Startup game

15:30  -  17:15

Workshop 90 min We will play a board game that teaches you the principles of Lean Startup! You will need to conduct experiments, build your product, invest in your company and sell your product. Do you get product-market fit? Who will conquer the mass market first? If you are new to Lean Startup, join and […]

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The making of a lean agile coach

16:30  -  17:15

Talk 45 min Let’s explore and discover good answers to the following questions: What outcomes does a Lean­-Agile Coach produce and how to measure success? What competences must a Lean­-Agile Coach have? What are good personality traits for a Lean­-Agile coach? We will also look at a very distinctive characteristic at the heart of the […]

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