A contrarian view on how strictly one needs to follow formalised agile methodologies (Scrum, etc.) to get the benefits and intentions which inspired the agile manifesto. Bradley Whittington will give a brief look at some tools, and explore development processes in tech organisations.
View the Presentation Slides: Agile-ish is good enough (Speaker Deck)
Wednesday, 16 January 2013, 18h15
Bandwidth Barn’s NEW location,
66 Albert Road,
Note: It is one of those old industrial buildings in Woodstock that is getting a revamp. Enter from Williams St (around the back) which is closer to the lift/stairs. Their offices are in the corner of the building by Williams and Station St. There is parking on Station St and Williams St around the venue.
18:15 Welcoming and Introduction
18:20 Agile-ish is good enough
19:20 Closing and Thanks
19:25 Networking & Discussion
Bradley Whittington heads up product development on tools for community builders and brands within Mxit. He started his career as a programmer and has moved into the role of product and team management, drawing on his degree in Organisation Psychology and avid interest in building effective, productive teams.