Agile Yorkshire Online - Agile Distributed Teams

Thu (04:00 PM - 05:30 PM)

Event Summary

The Agile Yorkshire team are pleased to be able to bring you all the insights from our monthly event to the comfort of your home. We’ve got some incredible speakers confirmed to discuss a topic that’s never been more relevant: keeping your distributed teams agile. Not only will attendees get a surprise delivery the week of the event, but we’re also running a short Kwizzbit quiz after the webinar for the chance to win a £25 voucher for a local independent of your choice. The quiz will test your knowledge of Agile practises, Yorkshire and some other random knowledge subjects thrown in for good measure. Agenda 5.30pm - Welcome 5.45pm - First talk 6.05pm - Second talk 6.25pm - Agile Yorkshire Kwizzbit Quiz & Beers 6.45pm - Agile Yorkshire Quiz Winner announced & end

Event Presentations

The Remote Challenge - Agile Software Development
Jutta Eckstei
Renowned author, Jutta Eckstein, works as an independent coach, consultant, and trainer. She has helped many teams and organizations worldwide to make an Agile transition. She has a unique experience in applying Agile processes within medium-sized to large distributed mission-critical projects. Ten years ago, she published the very first book on Agile Software Development with Distributed Teams. Moreover, Jutta has also published Agile Software Development in the Large, Retrospectives for Organizational Change, and together with Johanna Rothman Diving for Hidden Treasures: Uncovering the Cost of Delay in your Project Portfolio.
Team Interactions with Team Topologies
Matthew Skelton
Matthew Skelton is co-author of Team Topologies: organizing business and technology teams for fast flow. Head of Consulting at Conflux (confluxdigital.net), he specialises in Continuous Delivery, operability and organisation dynamics for software in manufacturing, ecommerce, and online services, including cloud, IoT, and embedded software. Recognised by TechBeacon in 2018 and 2019 as one of the top 100 people to follow in DevOps, Matthew curates the well-known DevOps topologies patterns at devopstopologies.com and is co-author of the books Continuous Delivery with Windows and .NET (O’Reilly, 2016) and Team Guide to Software Operability (Skelton Thatcher Publications, 2016). He is also founder at Conflux Books which publishes books for technologists by technologists.