What we're about

“Be active like the Activists not Sleeping with the Sleepers…. Waiting for the Great leap forward!” — Billy Bragg

This meetup is focusing on the Future of Human Work in Scotland and the things that we will do to get there.

Topics will be:

• Business Agility

• Agile outside of Software

• Business Psychology

• Research into being human in work

• Human-based Agility frameworks like Heart of Agile

• Agile in big organisations

• Promoting remote and online meetings

• Links with Academia and other disciplines and research

• Access to learning across all Scotland

All welcome - Just a note to remind us of our adherence to a code of conduct for events.

In a short is be "excellent" to one another!

To understand excellence you may want to read our code of conduct for Lean Agile events. This is designed to make sure everyone feels safe.

https://www.meetup.com/the-future-of-work-in-Scotland/pages/29422310/Code_of_Conduct_for_Events/

The Code of Conduct Abides!!

Upcoming events (5+)

Monthly - Fun Lunch in the Gyle

Philly's

Simple plan, meet have lunch and discuss agile and future of the group. We need to meet face to face more often. Everyone is welcome. Lets talk! ❤️

NOTICE : Heart of Agile Meet-up - is on

RBS Gogarburn House

Not a FoW Event but great Heart of Agile Scotland - Is open plan the best plan? Great talk with Jo wright. Join Here.. https://www.meetup.com/Heart-of-Agile-Scotland/events/263976042/

NOTICE : Genesis Meetup Event : Project Heather.. sounds interesting!

Spaces - Edinburgh, Spaces Lochrin Square

Not a FOW Event But one that may interest our members : Sign up here : https://www.meetup.com/meetup-group-zGFhyHVD/events/264132519/ Discover how to become part of the proposed new Scottish Stock Exchange. Global facing and impact-focused, built for the 21st century. Learn how to tap into global capital available for purposeful companies. About this Event Project Heather (http://www.projectheather.scot) is building the stock exchange for the 21st century – a global facing, impact focused stock exchange built to give direct access to capital markets for Scottish entrepreneurs. This event is designed to inspire, educate and prepare companies for entry. Join Project Heather to learn about the IPO journey and learn the benefits and rewards of being an impact company. What is it like to IPO? What is it like to be on a capital market? Learn how you can join us in driving for purpose and prosperity for the 21st century and be part of a dynamic new and accessible exchange. Speakers: Sandy Adam, Executive Chairman of Springfield Properties plc, will talk about his experience of listing his company, and what a stock exchange here in Scotland could mean for Scottish entrepreneurs and advisers. Tomás Carruthers, CEO of Project Heather, will talk about the progress being made on the path to launch the Scottish Stock Exchange, and why Scotland is the perfect location for both a global stock exchange and one that supports the achievement of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. Impact meets IPO: Project Heather will provide an overview of how you can become an impact company fit for the exchange with intention and purpose. Gain an overview of the impact reporting tools and frameworks which are out there and learn how to get impact investor-ready so you can access a fast-growing impact investing market and bring about positive social and environmental change with us. Become part of building a new kind of value for the 21st century.

Monthly - Fun Lunch in the Gyle

Philly's

Simple plan, meet have lunch and discuss agile and future of the group. We need to meet face to face more often. Everyone is welcome. Lets talk! ❤️

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