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Introduction to Agile Using Scrum Framework

General Assembly London

Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM (BST)

Introduction to Agile Using Scrum Framework

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AN INTRO TO AGILE USING SCRUM FRAMEWORK

An Intro to Agile Using Scrum Framework

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Saturday, 5 April
11 am – 3 pm

 

ABOUT THIS WORKSHOP

Scrum is used extensively, but not exclusively, in web and software development. Everyone from developers to business execs are expected to know how to work using Scrum, but few are taught it and many struggle along with misinformed ideas. This workshop will cover the main principles and ideas underpinning agile and why using Scrum is the best way to run certain projects. Through hands-on practice and project simulations, you’ll be armed with the knowledge on to use Scrum on a day-to-day basis.

TAKEAWAYS

In this workshop, we’ll:

  • review the Agile Manifesto and principles
  • explore the roles in Scrum
  • go through the planning process (including product backlogs, sprint backlogs, prioritisation, sizing and estimation, and velocity)
  • run an iteration (including the daily Scrum)
  • look at the review and improvement process (including reviews, showcases, retrospectives)

This workshop is aimed at anyone who wants to know more about agile and Scrum. Knowledge on how to use Scrum is particularly important to those involved in web development, software engineering and business development, but it isn’t limited to the tech industry.

PREREQS & PREPARATION

This is a class for beginners and those with some experience of Scrum. No prior knowledge is required.

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTORS

David Lowe Photo

David LoweAgile Coach

David Lowe is an agile coach and a Certified Scrum Professional. He has implemented Scrum into numerous global businesses, across sectors as diverse as finance, tourism and fashion. He is the founder of the London Agile Discussion Group and author of Scrum & Kanban.

Sarah Henderson Photo

Sarah HendersonAgile Project Manager,
NET-A-PORTER GROUP LTD

Sarah Henderson is a Scrum Master and technical programme manager, with experience of working with agile and lean teams for a number of years within global media and fashion companies.


REFUND POLICY

Plans change. We get it. But if you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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When & Where


General Assembly Campus
9 Back Hill
EC1R 5EN London
United Kingdom

Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM (BST)


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General Assembly London

General Assembly London is a campus for technology, design, and entrepreneurship. We provide educational programming, space, and support to facilitate collaborative practices and learning opportunities across a community inspired by the entrepreneurial experience.

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