How to Empower Teams: Boost Performance & Self-Confidence With a Buddy System

Wat we doen

Pairing works wonders. Not only in eXtreme Programming, but in any endeavor. It also works when boosting your Scrum. A quick and easy way to experience the power of pairing is to set up a buddy system. A buddy system helps team members become their best self and boosts team performance. Also, it makes coming to work a lot more fun! Learn why and how to set up a buddy system in this presentation and workshop, and walk out ready to boost your Scrum!

When she joined Xebia, Marianne selected Laurens as her buddy. In this session, both Marianne and Laurens share their experience as well as tips and tricks on how to set up a buddy system in your organization.

## Program

- 18:00 Welcome with dinner and refreshments
- 18:45 The Presentation/Workshop
- 20:15 Conversation with snacks and refreshments
- 21:00 Goodbye

## Parking

You can use the Q-Park Centrum Oost (Wibautstraat 3). Parking fee is charged (4 euro per hour with a maximum of 30 Euros per day).

It is a 12-minute walk from the Q-Park to the Wibautveste. You can also take metro 51, 53 and 54 from Metrostation Weesperplein to Metro station Wibautstraat.

You can also park on the streets surrounding the office which is 3 or 4 euro per hour.

## Public Transport

Opposite the Wibautveste you will find various metro stations, tram and bus stop, for example:
- From Amsterdam Central Station: metro 51, 53 and 54.
- From RAI Congress Centre: bus 65, or take tram 4 transfer to metro 51.
- From WTC: metro 51. Take exit Gijsbrecht van Aemstelstraat.