Agile Application Workshop, August 22, 2018

The one-day course will focus on teaching students how to improve their working knowledge and application of the Agile Mindset and Scrum practices.  Attendees will practice the Scrum processes and will learn tips and tricks for on-the-job improvements with Scrum teams. 

For the most beneficial experience, attendees should have prior education and/or experience with Agile Values and Principles, the Agile Mindset, the Scrum Framework, and Scrum Roles, as these topics will not be covered in depth. Advance reading of the most current Scrum Guide is recommended Link .

The topics for the one-day training include:

Product Planning

  • Product Vision
  • User Journey: Creating Epic
  • Product Backlog: Writing User Stories with Acceptance Criteria, and Prioritizing and Sizing User Stories
  • Release Planning

Scrum Processes

  • Sprint Planning and Sprint Backlog
  • Daily Scrum (Daily Stand-Up)
  • Scrum Board and Metrics
  • Sprint Review
  • Sprint Retrospective

Instructor: Nancy Wright

NancyWright200Nancy Wright has focused on project, program, portfolio, and strategic management within the health care and IT industries through most of her career. Her Agile knowledge and skills have been honed through a variety of business experiences in both the private and public sectors, always with a focus on delivering positive and successful client outcomes.

A primary area of passion and expertise includes training and coaching of Agile/Scrum frameworks, developed through practical experience on enterprise-wide business/IT project implementations and enhanced through certifications and coaching contracts. Nancy considers herself a lifelong learner and holds many Agile certifications:  CSM®, PMI-ACP®, CSPO®, CSP®, SAFe SPC4, ICP-ACC, and CAL I. In addition to providing Agile training and coaching services to multiple clients, she teaches Agile workshops through Sacramento area training organizations, emphasizing application and adoption through hands-on exercises.

She is highly qualified to provide training and coaching for clients transitioning from a traditional waterfall project management style to the Agile approach. Her PMP® certification and decades of experience following waterfall practices provide her with the unique ability to help others “bridge” the transformation and mindset shift required for successful Agile adoption.

Event Properties

Event Date 08-22-2018 8:30 am
Event End Date 08-22-2018 4:30 pm
Registered 19
Cut off date 08-18-2018
Individual Price $435.00
No. of Strategic PDUs 0.5
No. of Technical PDUs 6
No. of Leadership PDUs 0.5
Location Sacramento Regional Fire Communications Center
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