AgileTO March Meetup

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Join the AgileTO group on Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 for:

• The Agile Work Game in breakout groups presented by the AgileTO Facilitation Guild

• A Session on Launching an Agile team: The Skills Matrix by Mishkin Berteig

6:30pm Registration Begins, 7:00pm Start

About the session on Launching an Agile Team: The Skills Matrix

In this session, participants will learn the “Skills Matrix” technique for getting a new Agile team started and for getting established teams to leap to the next level of capability. This technique has been used for decades at Toyota to create a team development plan in a collaborative, visual way. Participants will practice the technique with a simple scenario.

About Mishkin Berteig:

Mishkin Berteig has been training, coaching and consulting for organizations adopting Agile since 2001. Mishkin co-founded BERTEIG ( in 2004. Mishkin is committed to helping individuals, teams and organizations apply Agile to transform their way of working.

Mishkin has assisted organizations of all sizes to make the transformation from traditional methods to Agile methods (Extreme Programming, Scrum, Lean, OpenAgile). Assistance includes Agile culture change, Agile change management, executive management coaching, Agile management, Agile product, project and operations management, Agile teamwork and Agile engineering practices.

Mishkin has developed and delivered Agile training both in public and in-house seminars for over 4000 people in Canada and abroad. Courses have been as short as three hour intro-style and as long as five day boot-camp-style, and audiences have ranged from junior team members to senior executives. Mishkin has been a Certifed Scrum Trainer since 2005.

Mishkin has maintained a widely-read blog, Agile Advice (, since 2004 where he has published hundreds of articles about agile methods.