Which teams take the Chequered flag in agile?

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18:30 - Registration, food, networking
19:00 - Andrew Brown of BJSS - “Which teams take the Chequered flag in Agile? “
19:15 - Mhairi Davidson of CDL Software- “Delivery is Delivery”
19:30 - James Melrose of Aquila Heywood- “TECUP estimations- a handy checklist for teams”
19:45 - Ian Carroll - Kanban at the Portfolio level
20:30 - Tear down - please help us to clear up at the end

Andrew Brown- “ Which teams take the Chequered flag in agile”

1. Why Formula 1 teams are similar to agile teams
2. What makes an F1 team (and therefore an agile team) successful
3. What can we take from F1 to help improve our own teams.

Andrew Brown is an Agile consultant at BJSS who has worked in BA and scrum master roles.

Mhairi Davidson “Delivery is Delivery”

1.How to transfer through roles from Recruitment to Tech Delivery Lead.

2. How delivery of a product or service is the same throughout sectors, industries and job roles.

Mhairi Davidson is a commercially focused, high level thinker and hands on leader. Scrum Master and solutions based, Agile Delivery Team Lead with a determined, focused and ambitious personality and career. Contributing to smashing the tech glass ceiling for women, hilarious speaker, and EXA Judge 2018. She is Delivery team Lead at CDL software.

James Melrose “TECUP estimations- a handy checklist for teams”

- Relative estimation vs Absolute estimation
- Key things to remember when using story points (TECUP)

James Melrose is a scrum master at Aquila
Heywood who specialises in transforming and maturing scrum teams.

Ian Carroll "Kanban at the Portfolio Level"

- How to use Kanban at the portfolio level
- Agile capacity planning and management (aka resource management)
- In this talk we'll walk through real world examples of Kanban at scale

Ian is founder of Lean Agile Manchester and founder of Solutioneers providing coaching, delivery, assurance and Kanban training.

**Doors open at 6.30pm with the talks starting promptly at 7.00pm. **

Pizza and refreshments are served at 6.30pm, once they're gone, they're gone! Please inform us if you have any specific dietary requirements or allergies.

Please check out our awesome sponsors:

Ian Carroll - https://www.iancarroll.com
N Brown-https://www.nbrown.co.uk
Solutioneers - https://www.solutioneers.co.uk

Event Location:
NBrown- griffin House, 40 Lever street, Manchester M60 6ES