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Alistair Cockburn: Agile Software Dev: Background, Experiences and Perspectives
This event is hosted by ITU - we have been very fortunate to get 50 - and only 50 - spots for #AgilityLab - please make sure to cancel in good time if you know you are not coming anyway! ==== Topic: Alistair Cockburn: Agile Software Development: Background, Experiences and Perspectives Time: October 23,[masked]:45 PM - 4:15 PM Place: Auditorium 1, IT University of Copenhagen, Rued Langgards Vej 7, 2300 Copenhagen S The Research Centre for Government IT at the IT University of Copenhagen has invited one of the founders of agile software development, Dr. Alistair Cockburn to Copenhagen to give a talk on the background of agile approach to software development, of the experiences – positive and negative - with the methods, and on future perspectives for agile software development. AgilityLab has reserved 50 seats in this broader event. Alistair Cockburn is a co-author of the influential “Manifesto for Agile Software Development” from 2001, and he is the author of numerous text-books on agile methods, software requirements, and software development. Additionally, he has been directly involved in a number of government and private sector IT projects in the US and in Europe. Alistair Cockburn holds a degree in computer science from Case Western Reserve University and a PhD from the University of Oslo. The presentation is widely accessible and of interest to both generalists, project managers, project owners, software developers, consultants, students and researchers. PROGRAM 1:45 PM Arrival 2:00 PM Welcome Jens Schmidt, Head of Research Centre for Government IT 2:10 PM Mads Tofte, rektor, IT-Universitetet 2:20 PM Agile development in the Government Kristoffer Lange, Head of Division, the Danish Agency of Digitisation 2:30 PM Agile Software Development: Background, Experiences and Perspectives Dr. Alistair Cockburn 3:30 PM Questions and discussion 4:15 PM Refreshments and networking Moderator: Nynne Bjerre Christensen

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