Topic: Product Owner 101
Join us in this session to explore the the primary goal of a product owner role in agile teams. We will reflect on the PO responsibilities, and come out with a shared understanding of the terminology that you may be exposed to when you talk with Product Owners and Scrum Teams.
Led by Adonis El Fakih
Adonis El Fakih is an entrepreneur, software executive, consultant and author. He is a founder and former CEO and CTO of several technology companies, and the author of Agile Stream Thinking, an Agile Management Approach to Accelerate Agile Adoption and Streamline Business Value Delivery. Adonis is Certified as CSP, CSM, CSPO, ICP, ICP ATF and ICP ACC.
Topic: Cross-Functional Agile Teams
In this session we will explore agile teams. Team size, skillsets, location, values and interactions are significant to success.
Presented by: Tom Woundy
Tom has been an internal agile coach and ScrumMaster at Mentor Graphics, a Siemens Business, since 2008. Prior to that, he worked in various QA and QA Management capacities at Mentor since 1992. He is a CSM, CSPO and CSP. He just finished his second term as President of Agile New England and is the Treasurer of Boston SPIN. Tom has a bachelor's degree in Electronic Engineering Technology from Wentworth Institute of Technology.
Agile 101 and Kanban 101 courses run from 6:00 to 6:45 during the networking period
of the monthly meeting. A sign-up sheet is posted at 5:30 near the check-in table.
Capacity is limited to 10 people per class, and sign-up is first come, first served.