DC Scrum User Group Presentations

  • Are We There Yet ? Agile Situational Awareness Using Estimation by George Dinwiddie at the DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG)
    Geoerge Dinwiddie presented on Agile Situational Awareness using Estimation at the Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG) on Monday September 21st, 2020. Abstract When you start out on an extended trip with children, they […]
  • Agile Transformation at the Carlyle Group by Hisham Faour and Roy Schilling
    The Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG) welcomed Hisham Faour and Roy Schiling on Monday August 17th, 2020 to present on “Agile Transformation at the Carlyle Group” Hisham and Roy share Carlyle’s 10 year […]
  • Testing Business Ideas by David Bland
    David Bland presented on “Testing Business Ideas” at Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). David gives a rare behind the scenes look at how he tested his book content along the way by using […]
  • Microsoft DevOps Transformation
    Checkout the video below of Donovan Brown presenting on “Microsoft DevOps Transformation” at deliver:Agile 2019. Donovan explains how Microsoft’s Azure DevOps (formerly Visual Studio Team System) went from a three-year waterfall delivery cycle to […]
  • The Inner Game of Agility
    Check out the video below of Michael Hamman presenting on “The Inner Game of Agility” at Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Michael explores the nature of inner agility, which refers to the sensemaking, […]
  • What’s Really Going On? An Observational Workshop
    Check out the video below of Julie Wyman and Mark Grove presenting on “What’s Really Going on? An Observational Workshop” at the Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). They show us how observation is […]
  • Kaizen – The Philosophy of Continuous Improvement
    Check out the video below of James Greene presenting on ” Kaizen – The Philosophy of Continuous Improvement” at Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). James explores the challenges for any servant leader in […]
  • Game of Sprints
    Check out the video below of Kevlin Henney presenting on “The Game of Sprintsy” at the Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Kevlin explores what kind of game Scrum is with lots of people […]
  • Has Your Agile Transformation Hit a Wall
    Check out the video below of Michael Spayd and Michele Madore presenting on “Has Your Agile Transformation Hit a Wall? Understand Why and What to Do Next” at the Washington DC Scrum User Group […]
  • How to Change Minds: The Art of Influence Without Manipulation
    Check out the video below of Rob Jolles presenting on “How to Change Minds: The Art of Influence Without Manipulation” at Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Rob explores why people are resistant to […]
  • So You Want To Go Faster? A Journey to Continuous Deployment
    Check out the video below of Dan Davis presenting on “So You Want to Go Faster” at Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Dan explores how frequently does a good agile team deploy to […]
  • Productivity Engineering – Scaling a DevOps Culture
    Check out the video below of Mike McGarr presenting on “Productivity Engineering – Scaling a DevOps Culture” at Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Mike talks about how the software industry has seen an […]
  • We are the Leaders we have been Waiting For
    Check out the video below of Lisa Adkins presenting on “We are the Leaders we have been Waiting For” at Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Lisa asks if we Agilists value individuals and […]
  • Decoding Culture: Beyond the Fluff and Back to Business
    Check out the video below of Jeff Gallimore presenting on “Decoding Culture: Beyond the Fluff and Back to Business” at Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Jeff explores how culture connects to organizational performance, […]
  • Kanban in Action: Thoughtfully Observing Flow
    Check out the video below of By Kent Hone and Mark Grove presenting on ” Kanban in Action: Thoughtfully Observing Flow” at Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Kent and Mark provide a detailed […]
  • Servant Leadership
    Check out the video below of William Strydom presenting on “Servant Leadership” at Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). William explores what servant leadership is and where servant leadership came from along with examples […]
  • The Art and Practice of the Agile Leader
    Check out the video below of Michael Hamman presenting on “The Art and Practice of the Agile Leader” at Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Michael presents some perspectives on the role and the […]
  • Finding Lean in Agile
    Check out the video below of Adam Parker presenting on “Finding Lean in Agile: What They Can Learn From Each Other” at the Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Adam explores the connections between […]
  • The Awkward Teenager of Testing
    Check out the video below of Shawn Faunce presenting on “The Awkward Teenager of Testing by Shawn Faunce” at the Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Shawn emphasizes the expected outcome and value proposition […]
  • Impact Mapping – How to Make Value Driven Prioritization a Reality
    Check out the video below of Mathias Eifert presenting on “Impact Mapping – How to Make Value Driven Prioritization a Reality” at the Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Mathias explores how impact maps […]
  • Happiness, A Key Component of Agile
    Check out the video below of Jeremy Webb presenting on “Happiness, A Key Component of Agile” at the Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Jeremy shares how modern research has revealed a great deal […]
  • Kanban and the Power of Distributed Cognition
    Check out the video below of Trent Hone presenting on “Kanban and the Power of Distributed Cognition” at the Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Trent explores how Kanban is a powerful tool. Like […]
  • Why Agile Is Failing in Large Enterprises
    Check out the video below of Mike Coottmeyer presenting on “Why Agile is Failing in Large Enterprises” at Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Mike explores why so many large-scale agile transformations are struggling. […]
  • The Agile Leader: The Inner and the Outer Game: Knowing, Doing, Being
    Check out the video below of Michael Hamman presenting on “The Agile Leader: The Inner and the Outer Game: Knowing, Doing, Being” at the Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Michael explores a holistic […]
  • Scrum: The Art of Doing Twice the Work in Half the Time
    Check out the video below of Jeff Sutherland presenting on “Scrum: The Art of Doing Twice the Work in Half the Time” at the Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Jeff shares how Scrum […]
  • How to Maximize Positives and Minimize Negatives of Remote Agile Teams
    Check out the video below of Heather Phythyon presenting on “How to Maximize Positives and Minimize Negatives of Remote Agile Teams” at the Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Heather shares her experience working […]
  • Agile HR
    Check out the video below of Fabiola Eyholzer presenting on “Agile HR” at the Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). Fabiola explores how transforming your organization into an agile enterprise is no small deed. […]
  • Agile Leadership
    Check out the video below of JJ Sutherland presenting on “Agile Leadership” at the Washington DC Scrum User Group (DCSUG). JJ explores how Agile requires major changes in organization, management philosophy, and operations. In […]
  • Scrum Foundations Course – Product Increment and the Definition of Done
    Product Increment and the Definition of Done An Increment, broadly defined, is an increase or addition, especially when that addition represents one of several steps in a sequence. In Scrum, the Development Team works […]
  • Scrum Foundations Course – Sprint Backlog
    Sprint Backlog Next: Product Increment and the Definition of Done During Sprint Planning, the Scrum Team creates two outputs: the Sprint Goal and the Sprint Backlog. The Sprint Goal is a high-level objective that […]