2 DAY CONFERENCE

Agile, Lean & Kanban eXchange 2010

Topics covered at #agilex

Thursday, 2nd - Friday, 3rd December in London

17 experts spoke.

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Using Agile Methods to Become Competent - Part I

David Laribee

David Laribee has trucked in software for over 15 years. He favors collaboration, design thinking, simple, domain-driven design paired with low ceremony process, tools and platforms.

Beyond delivery: delight.

Marc B. McNeill

Marc is a passionate advocate of placing the customer at the heart of business. He has more than 15 years of experience in IT, user-centred design and customer experience with a focus on web strategy, program definition and successful project deliver

Objective Agility: What does it take to be an Agile company

Allan Kelly

Allan Kelly helps companies large and small enhance their agility and boost their digital offering. Clients include: Virgin Atlantic, Qualcomm, The Bank of England, Reed Elsevier and many more small innovative companies you've never heard of. He invented Value Poker, Time-Value Profiles and Retrospective Dialogue Sheets. He is the author of "Dear Customer, the truth about IT" and books including "Project Myopia", "Continuous Digital", "Xanpan" and "Business Patterns for Software Developers". His blog is at https://www.allankellyassociates.co.uk/blog/

Agile Business Analysis with Feature Injection

Andy Palmer

high-availability systems for the mobile telecommunications industry and as a coach with a prestigious Agile consultancy. As a passionate programmer he is continuously developing his craft, writing code in Java, Perl, Ruby as well as some more obscur

Antony Marcano

Antony Marcano is co-founder of RiverGlide, a coaching, consultancy and training firm helping teams and organisations innovate with agility. He has been in software development for nearly 25 years, almost 20 of which have been either working in teams or guiding them and the organisations around them, as they aspire to greater agility. Antony is as much a practitioner as he is coach, consultant and trainer in topics from writing communicative, maintainable code to User Stories & BDD to effective team models, approaching change and Kent Beck's emerging 3X framework.

Successful agile teams

Jan Machacek

Jan Machacek is a passionate technologist with hands-on experience of the practical aspects of software delivery (architecture, quality, CI, CD), the project management approaches (applying the principles of agile project management), and mentoring and motivating engineering & business teams.

Experience Talk

Benjamin Mitchell

Benjamin Mitchell is currently working as a Project Manager at a European Investment Bank delivering a web-based trading platform using a Lean and Kanban. He is passionate about working with software development teams to frequently deliv

Enterprise architecture in a lean enterprise

Erik Doernenburg

Erik Dörnenburg is a Principal Consultant at ThoughtWorks. An expert in in J2EE, .NET and other environments, Erik is continually exploring enterprise software patterns and is a strong advocate of agile development and Open Source technology

Open Space Unconference Sessions

Rachel Davies

Rachel Davies is author of the first “Agile Coaching” book and an invited speaker to software conferences worldwide. Rachel started out working as a software developer and became fascinated with debugging software organizations. Her mission is to create workplaces where developers enjoy delivering valuable software. She's been working in the field of Agile software development since 2000 and pioneered techniques that are now used by teams all around the globe. Rachel currently works at Unruly, the leading global platform for social video marketing and is the organiser of Extreme Programmers London meetup.

Cucumber from the horse's mouth

Aslak Hellesøy

Aslak Hellesøy is the creator of Cucumber and co-founder of Cucumber Limited. He is a co-author of The Cucumber Book and an early adopter of XP and BDD. Aslak works as a programmer, software architect, business owner and trainer in a variety of industries, including finance, telecom and retail.

Learning from Experience with Retrospectives - Part I

Liz Sedley

Liz has almost 20 years’ experience of writing and delivering software. She has been championing agile principles since she first discovered them in 2003. Together with Rachel Davies she wrote ‘Agile Coaching’, which was the first book about how to

Rachel Davies

Rachel Davies is author of the first “Agile Coaching” book and an invited speaker to software conferences worldwide. Rachel started out working as a software developer and became fascinated with debugging software organizations. Her mission is to create workplaces where developers enjoy delivering valuable software. She's been working in the field of Agile software development since 2000 and pioneered techniques that are now used by teams all around the globe. Rachel currently works at Unruly, the leading global platform for social video marketing and is the organiser of Extreme Programmers London meetup.

Jon Jagger's Cyber Dojo Part I

Jon Jagger

Jon Jagger is a well-known software coach-consultant-mentor-trainer-programmer specializing in agile software development (people and process), test driven development, deliberate practice, design, analysis, OO, UML, curly bracket languages (C#, C, C

Learning from Experience Part II

Liz Sedley

Liz has almost 20 years’ experience of writing and delivering software. She has been championing agile principles since she first discovered them in 2003. Together with Rachel Davies she wrote ‘Agile Coaching’, which was the first book about how to

Rachel Davies

Rachel Davies is author of the first “Agile Coaching” book and an invited speaker to software conferences worldwide. Rachel started out working as a software developer and became fascinated with debugging software organizations. Her mission is to create workplaces where developers enjoy delivering valuable software. She's been working in the field of Agile software development since 2000 and pioneered techniques that are now used by teams all around the globe. Rachel currently works at Unruly, the leading global platform for social video marketing and is the organiser of Extreme Programmers London meetup.

The Evolution of Agile at Man - A tale of 2 projects.

Nik Patel

ScrumMaster / Test manager / release manager in the Finance sector over the past 16 years (5 years Agile the rest old school testing/development). At Man, part of the original team who helped the company move to an Agile DLC using SCRUM. I currently

Tom Roden

Tom Roden is a software delivery consultant, coach and quality enthusiast, helping teams and people make the changes needed to successfully adapt to the changing demands of their environment.

Jon Jagger's Cyber Dojo Part II

Jon Jagger

Jon Jagger is a well-known software coach-consultant-mentor-trainer-programmer specializing in agile software development (people and process), test driven development, deliberate practice, design, analysis, OO, UML, curly bracket languages (C#, C, C

4 Years of living Continuous Delivery - TDD of a business plan

Dave Clack

Dave is Head of Technology Delivery at LMAX: transforming retail trading with the world's first multi-asset, retail MTF. Dave's background is consulting, focused on technology governance, project and service delivery. He is passionate about building

Martin Thompson

Martin is a Java Champion with over 2 decades of experience building complex and high-performance computing systems.

Software quality – you know it when you see it

Erik Doernenburg

Erik Dörnenburg is a Principal Consultant at ThoughtWorks. An expert in in J2EE, .NET and other environments, Erik is continually exploring enterprise software patterns and is a strong advocate of agile development and Open Source technology

Making 'Management' work with Agile

Patrick Kua

Patrick works as an agile practitioner, coach and technical leader for ThoughtWorks UK. His interests focus on blending excellence in technical and team aspects, drawing upon agile practices to help align business and IT capabilities. He is particula

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