Katherine Kirk is a solidly experienced independent Agile/Lean Coach and regular international conference speaker. Her primary area of expertise lies in co-discovery and insight facilitation through exploring and combining eastern and tribal philosophy to find practical answers to tough, on-the-ground issues, specifically involving contextually driven edge-cases and the cultural interaction between hierarchical management and Agile/Lean teams.
After gaining a first class BSc (Hons) in computing she completed post graduate studies in software engineering at University of Oxford and currently enjoys being an active participant of a community of Lean and Agile practitioners in Europe who explore and challenge the status quo through experimenting and collaborating.
Talks I've Given
Why BDD doesn't fix things forever (and why that's a good thing)
Featuring Katherine Kirk
On software projects, we are usually in a state of delusion, ignorance and/or aversion due to the sheer rate of change we experience, the uncertainty of our environment/context and the fact that we are people working with people. Drawing on her study of eastern / tribal philosophy and its...bdd agile