Past Meetup

Scrum from the Trenches - 10 Power Moves That Work!

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Chimy's

1053 Foch Street · Fort Worth, TX

How to find us

We meet in the dedicated space known as the Marfa Room

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Details

Scrum is the most popular Agile framework in the world for effective team collaboration on complex projects. Scrum provides a small set of rules that create just enough structure for teams to be able to focus their innovation. By design Scrum is incomplete, come learn some of the tips and tricks (Power Moves) that have helped accelerate teams all over the world. 10 key moves that have been consistently helpful as Caleb has lead, consulted and coached Scrum teams world wide.

We’ll dive in to areas like, key ways to improve stand up, how to forecast and effectively communicate progress to the business, protect your quality and make the most of your Scrum team and the Scrum framework.

About the Speaker:

Caleb Jenkins is an international speaker, author and 6 time Microsoft MVP award recipient, currently working at Quicken Loans in Detroit (remotely from his Texas home). As a long time community leader and former Microsoft Developer Evangelist Caleb is well known for his engaging speaking style, depth of knowledge and creative energy. He approaches software from a fresh perspective that spans UX, Agile and enterprise customers from across the globe. He has previously led UX product design teams, coached multi team agile transformations and architected and mentored at some of the largest companies in the world.

Caleb will come at you from multiple angles, he has the hip hop that doesn't stop, and to quote some other people:

"watching one of my new favorite speakers" - @JesseLiberty (https://twitter.com/jesseliberty) "to call Caleb a ball of energy would be an understatement" [LinkedIn Review (https://www.linkedin.com/in/calebjenkins)] "had me laughing so hard I could hardly eat my nachos" [Speakerpedia Review (http://developingux.com/2016/04/04/code-to-di-for-dallas/)] You'll laugh, you'll have a great time, you'll wonder when will he finally update his profile picture, and you'll learn something while you're at it.

Be sure to follow Caleb on Twitter (https://twitter.com/calebjenkins) or read his blog at developingUX.com (http://developingux.com/)