Agile Birmingham April Meeting
Thursday, April 5, 2012 from 5:45 PM to 7:30 PM (CDT)
Calling all Agile/Scrum practitioners in the Birmingham and surrounding areas and everyone wishing to learn more about this powerful tool.
Agile Birmingham is a user group devoted to raising awareness and acceptance of agile practices. We believe in being good stewards of our company’s capital investments and are committed to delivering maximum business value for every project dollar spent.
Our April 2012 meeting will be hosted and sponsored by ...
UAB’s Information Engineering and Management (IEM) program
The meeting will be held at ...
The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)
Building Address: 1075 13th Street South, Hoehn 120
Birmingham, AL 35294
*** Free parking available on the street ***
Please join us for some good Agile fellowship, transference of information and free food!
- 5:45 – 6:15 pm – Meet-n-Greet
- 6:15 – 6:25 pm – Meeting Opening
- 6:25 – 6:40 pm – Organizational Review
- 6:40 – 7:05 pm – Agile Exercise
- 7:05 – 7:25pm – Discussion
- 7:25 – 7:30 pm – Closing
Presenter: Ken Sawyer
Ken Sawyer is a native of Mobile and moved to Birmingham to attend Samford University where his undergraduate major was Human Relations. He earned a Master of Education from the University of Montevallo and a Master of Engineering from the IEM program at UAB.
Ken’s background includes roles as a Broadcast Engineer, Avionics Technician, Software Developer, Project Manager, ScrumMaster and Information Systems Security Professional. He has managed numerous projects in facilities construction including broadcast stations and towers, hardware and systems installations and software development.
Ken is an active evangelist for Agile practices, an Agile Birmingham organizer and ScrumMaster and a frequent contributor at user group meetings. He enjoys working with stakeholders and users as well as technical professionals and particularly enjoys building highly functional teams.
When & Where
The Braintrust Consulting Group
The Braintrust Consulting Group provides complete project management solutions for a wide range of software related projects. We blend People, Process, Tools, and Training into one seamless formula in order to help our clients break through roadblocks, improve processes, meet deadlines, and exceed goals.