As expectations from customers, employees, shareholders, and the executive board continue to increase, the pressure for better, faster, cheaper, more innovative products and services is pushing the limits of what businesses can sustainably achieve. How do you successfully introduce a transformational operating technique into your business without compromising your strategy, and at the same time creating a high opportunity for early and sustained measurable success? The common obstacles organizations face in meeting demands today, and recount how Lean and Agile have found their way into the business community Practical approaches to adoption that will minimize risk and maximize opportunity for measureable success How successfully blending Lean and Agile into your culture is key to sustaining and improving your results year after year The value provided by Lean and Agile is realized from the approach used to leverage and integrate these philosophies and techniques within a business, and not from simply introducing a new framework.
Again the media was unanimous: As far as I am concerned, he has set up a 'boutique' conference: The well-organized and wonderful diverse group of invited guests from different countries managed to inspire each other thanks to the top speakers and the mutual contacts' - Saskia Aalbers, Frankwatching Video Impression A 2 minute inspiring video The short video gives a good impression of Agile Amsterdam And of course this is the quality and innovation that you can expect in as well.
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They share the same passion for a topic, real issues were discussed and connections are made for for life. At the same time we ran a series of talks parallel for those who did not want to participate in the Open Space.
Gamification More fun and learning through gamification This year we added some gamification elements. A fun way to learn new things and to take away for use at your own company!
Acquired knowledge and interest from the event are further deepened. The aim is always for the participants to take away stuff that can be applied in their own company. Value you can turn into practice! Donations And again we donated more than Euro to charity funds!
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The Problem. Agile methods such as scrum, kanban, and lean development are spreading beyond IT to other functions. Although some companies are scoring big improvements in productivity, speed to. Large Scale Scrum (LeSS) Large-Scale Scrum is adapted from the book Practices for Scaling Lean and Agile Development, by Craig Larman and Bas Vodde.
It is defined as regular Scrum plus “a set of additional rules and the set of tips that we have seen work in large multi-team, multisite, and offshore agile development initiatives” (LeSS Company, a).
In response to the large percentage of unsuccessful organizational change efforts consultant Allan Kelly offers his advice and guidelines for successful agile adoption in the form of a top-ten.
Vision. The vision is how you imagine the future when seen in your minds eye. By its definition, a vision is what the place we want to get to looks like, so will use words based on the future tense (such as ‘will or shall’) and contain visual descriptions (such as “a place where.
Lean and Agile: Approach for Modern Business. While the concept of Agile is getting a lot of buzz at the moment, it is more than a fad.
Organizations in various industries – from manufacturing to IT to healthcare – are all utilizing Agile methods to gain traction and competitive advantage.