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Welcome to the Boston area Atlassian User Group page! Serving much of the Northeast US, this very active group has an abundance of local Atlassian customers - let's take advantage of each other's expertise.

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Cambridge PMO's! Jira Scrum Master & Product Owner configuration best practices

THIS IS A FREE EVENT - PLEASE FINISH YOUR RSVP IN THE LINK BELOW https://aug.atlassian.com/events/details/atlassian-boston-presents-cambridge-pmos-jira-scrum-master-product-owner-configuration-best-practices-and-pragmatic-safe/ RSVP!!! DO NOT miss this event. We will be featuring related content from the Atlassian Summit and giving out 13 bottles of amazing wine starting at $100. A pragmatic approach to 'Going SAFe' by Nelson Jordan and William Rojas, Adaptavist The Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) has established itself as the leading approach for large organizations to adopt agile practices across their enterprise. SAFe adaptions are complex and lengthy as they involve many disciplines and procedures and can impact many areas of an organization. This presentation will offer real world challenges which may bring an organization to consider SAFe and offer pragmatic solutions to these both from a process and a tooling perspective. Sample configurations and customizations will be presented in way of these solutions. Jira first principals and pointers by Jim Hannon Jim's presentation includes: Building your Jira instance when you start your transformation: Establishing cross-organizational day practices for Jira Building dashboards and reporting using Jira portfolio and other key tools Building Lean practices and value steam exercises leveraging Jira Jira best practices for Scrum Masters and Product owners Jira in Broad's Genomics Platform by Amy Biasella See how the Genomics Platform (GP) at Broad Institute uses Jira server to help manage high throughput laboratory operations in addition to using Jira for 'typical' software development tracking. Use cases will show how GP uses Jira workflows and add-ons to track operational processes such as asset inventory and maintenance requests, lab process batches, and experiments behind product development. Meat, vegan, and gluten-free meal options will be available. We will have several food options, so you will not be left hungry, but the main focus is fresh, organic sushi with a smoothie service as well! Also, we will not forget the pizza lovers. Come enjoy 15-year-old red wine among other exceptional alcohol offerings. Thank you to our sponsors for their continued support: cPrime, ALM Works, Adaptavist, and Appfire. Agenda 6:00 PM: Registration & networking Enjoy snacks, drinks and smoothies while network with fellow AUG members. 6:30 PM: Boston AUG introduction Introduce the expert speakers and fun event activities. 6:35 PM: A pragmatic approach to 'Going SAFe' The Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) has established itself as the leading approach for large organizations to adopt agile practices across their enterprise. This presentation will offer real world challenges which may bring an organization to consider SAFe. 7:05 PM: Jira first principals and pointers Building your Jira instance when you start your transformation. Establishing cross organizational day practices for Jira. Building dashboards and reporting using Jira portfolio and other key tools. Building Lean practices and value steam exercises leveraging Jira Jira practices for Scrum Masters and Product owners 7:25 PM: Jira in Broad's Genomics Platform by Amy Biasella See how the Genomics Platform (GP) at Broad Institute uses Jira server to help manage high throughput laboratory operations in addition to using Jira for 'typical' software development tracking. Use cases will show how GP uses Jira workflows and add-ons to track operational processes such as asset inventory and maintenance requests, lab process batches, and experiments behind product development. 7:50 PM: Member User Case Lightning Lightning round of five member use cases for good quality wine prizes. 8:05 PM: Structured networking activities with prizes Find your solution to a problem, meet your next opportunity, find your expert resource. Enjoy the networking! All new bingo questions and $100 bottle of wine to the winner and 9 others starting at $50! 8:20 PM: Fantastic food & beverage service with after party! Play the Boston Bingo game and we are giving away 10 bottles of wine! Get your prizes! Enjoy the old vintage red wine, music, food and awesome business networking. --- Speakers Amy Biasella - Broad Institute (Senior Analytics Engineer) Nelson Jordan - Adaptivist William Rojas - Adaptivist Jim Hannon - Self (Agile Coach) Moderator Greg Venable - PairAbility (Chief Solutions Architect) Hosted By Timothy Szczesuil, Boston Atlassian User Group Leader Greg Venable, Group Leader Rahul Tiwari, Atlassian User Group Leader Craig Brenner, Group Leader --- Global Partner Atlassian (http://atlassian.com) Millions of users globally rely on Atlassian products every day for improving software development, project management, collaboration, and code quality. Partners appfire (http://appfire.com/) The world's largest ensemble of award-winning Atlassian Add-ons and Services. cPrime (http://www.cprime.com/) Our strength in Agile delivery is rooted in our breadth of expertise. Our experts have developed the most comprehensive framework for Agile adoption, have built the most cutting edge content and built and delivered the most impactful training courses. ALM Works (http://almworks.com/) ALM Works is a software development company that focuses on application lifecycle management and software development process. Our goal is to make it easy for everyone involved in a software project to follow, maintain and improve processes that exist in an organization. We work towards this goal by creating awesome software that integrates well into the existing lifecycle. Adaptavist (http://www.adaptavist.com) Adaptavist, Atlassian Solution Partner for the Enterprise Platinum Solution Partners have met Atlassian’s highest training criteria and have a proven practice that can scale to the largest Enterprise customers. We are exclusively focused on Atlassian solutions and are resourced to manage a wide range of implementations, support requirements and customer-specific solutions. --- For nearly a decade, Atlassian customers have come together to network, share ideas, solve problems, and find new ways to use Atlassian products. Today, more than 15,000 people take part in Atlassian user groups in more than 30 countries. --- THIS IS A FREE EVENT - PLEASE FINISH YOUR RSVP IN THE LINK BELOW https://aug.atlassian.com/events/details/atlassian-boston-presents-cambridge-pmos-jira-scrum-master-product-owner-configuration-best-practices-and-pragmatic-safe/

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