Agile on the Beach (AOTB)

Organization: Agile on the Beach committee

Venue: Falmouth University

Location: Falmouth, Cornwall, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Sep 05, 2013 / 9:00 am - (GMT) End Date/Time: Sep 06, 2013 / 11:00 pm - (GMT)
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A two day conference on the Cornish coast with a beach party in between, perfect to evoke creative and technical thinking, enjoy time with the UKs leading thinkers in agile adoption and evolution.

Agile on the Beach is a leading annual conference in Falmouth, Cornwall. Exploring the latest agile and lean thinking in software craftmanship, teams and business. Including ample networking opportunities such as the beach party this conference brings together 200 people to explore, evolve and find out what it means to be truely agile in business, from its culture to product development practices

Software Craftsmanship: For the professionals, there’s plenty of technical innovations on offer. Software developers will be guided through the latest techniques, for two days Cornwall will be the epicentre of global Agile technology.

Teams: The Agile approach is not just about the business of software. It’s about the business of your approach. The conference will ask managers, directors, or indeed anyone leading a team to re-assess the way they work. Learn about high performing and innovative teams and find out what they do differently and how to create and manage your own. Agile on the Beach is the perfect environment to take some time to re-design the approach you take to your team.

Business: The business stream will explore how a business can adopt agile beyond software development and its impact on wider business activities. Including the latest models for product development and agile marketing, as well as exploring the latest lean startup developments.


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Agile on the Beach committee
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Conference Speakers


Dan North for Software Craftsmanship

Dan has been coaching, coding and consulting for over 20 years, with a focus on applying systems thinking and simple technology to solve complex business problems. He uses techniques from Lean operations, Theory of Constraints and Agile software development to help IT organisations anticipate and respond to the challenges of changing business needs.


Gabriel Steinhardt for Business

Blackblot’s Managing Director is , a recognized international technology product management expert, author, lecturer and developer of practical tools and methodologies that increase product managers’ productivity.