Agile and Scrum

Venue: Cape Town

Location: Cape Town, South Africa

Event Date/Time: Nov 25, 2011 End Date/Time: Nov 25, 2011
Registration Date: Nov 21, 2011
Early Registration Date: Nov 18, 2011
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Dear All,

Hope you’re doing fine.

This is to inform you that we are conducting a one day training conference on Agile and scrum.

South Africa : Johannesburg | 24th Nov |, Cape Town | 25th Nov |

Registration Price USD 599 instead of Standerd price of USD 699.

This one day training will introduce you to the fundamental principles of Agile, practices of Scrum. Attendees will participate in many hands-on activities that will help them practice the theory they learn.

Course objectives

Introduction to Agile Principles

Introduction to Agile Principles

Why practice Agile?

Introduction to Scrum Process framework

Scrum roles and responsibilities (Product Owner, Scrum Master, TeamLeads)

Scrum Ceremonies (Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review, Retrospective)

Scrum Artifacts (Product Backlog, Sprint Backlog)

Introduction to User Stories (Getting the Requirements)

User Stories and Requirements.

Relative Sizing techniques to estimation your project.

Planning and Monitoring a Project

Agile Project / Release Planning and Sprint Planning

Monitoring Progress of your project – sprint & release burndown

Identifying the right Agile approach for your projects

Above sessions contains lectures and hands on exercises. A Backlog of questions from the class is collected and maintained thru out the class so that their real life problems are addressed during the class.

What you get?

The attendees will be given the following at the class

1) A printed copy of the slide deck used

2) A glossary of terms that were covered during the class

3) A Soft copy of the slide deck emailed or given on a CD

4) A reading list for further learning

You will learn the concepts & practices that you can take to your projects, teams, and organization and make a difference right away. You will learn how to lead development teams towards Agile by creating and managing an Idea and product backlogs, planning releases and sprints, monitoring progress, and conducting retrospectives.

Come prepared to learn! Come with an open mind! You will leave with a lot of learning and ton of energy.

Do let me know if you like to attend/nominate some of your associates for the program.(Limited Seats Only)

Looking forward to hear from you.

Thanks & Best Regards

Becky Mills

Business Development Consultant

contact: (305)290-3747