Agile Sustainability workshop for teams wanting to improve their Scrum practice

Agile Sustainability Workshop

For those teams who are already practising Agile but know that they have room to improve further

Workshop Objective

  1. To really understand the present level of agile adoption from the practitioners

  2. To understand the challenges they are facing

  3. Consolidate and define the key problems

  4. Explore how Scrum framework can address some of these key problems

  5. Ideate a solution / solutions

  6. Create a plan for piloting the solution

Who must attend?

  1. Senior management from business / IT

  2. Project managers

  3. Product owners

  4. Scrum masters

  5. Architects

  6. UX specialists

  7. Programmers

  8. Testers

  9. Devops specialists

  10. Configuration managers

  11. Sales team members etc

Key takeaways from the workshop

  1. A shared clear view of the problems

  2. A solution to pilot

  3. A plan to pilot


Workshop Structure

  1. Introduction by all participants

  2. A quick revisit to the workshop agenda / goals

  3. Guided discussion on the present status of agile adoption and the challenges faced

  4. Problem / problems definition

  5. A quick overview of Agile

    1. What is really the meaning of "Agile"

      1. Twelve agile principles

    2. How is it different from the traditional development process (Waterfall)

    3. Overview of Scrum

      1. Product backlog

      2. Sprint planning

      3. Sprint backlog

      4. Daily Scrum

      5. Sprint review

      6. Sprint retrospective

      7. Product owner - Roles & Responsibilities

      8. Development team - Roles & Responsibilities

      9. Scrum master roles & Responsibilities

  6. Discussion on 'How some of the Agile practices can solve some of the key problems documented'?

  7. Identify projects to pilot better Scrum

  8. Team training dates , sprint start and end dates

  9. Conclude

Duration of the workshop - 1 day ( 7 hours)