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Certified Large Scale Scrum (LeSS) Practitioner Training with Craig Larman

Overview

Where

United States

When

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 8:30am to Friday, December 8, 2017 - 6:00pm

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LearnwithCraig Larmanthe co-creator ofLeSSin this 3-day highly-participative course.Participants (senior managers, product developers, ...) get a thorough understanding ofLeSS, Large-Scale Scrum, for scaling agile development to many teams working together on oneproduct. In-depth, we exploreadoption, new organizational design, systems thinking & optimization, the role of management, and very concretelyhow to work together in a Sprint at scale in terms of coordination, architecture, planning, and much more.

Perhaps most importantly and interestingly,this course runs mostly as a series of "at giant whiteboards" deep-thinking exercises involving systems modeling in small teams to explorewhy, so that people canownthe ideas by discovering them for themselves, rather than "renting" the ideas. A focus onwhyandowning not rentingare important elements of LeSS and how it's learned, and Craig emphasizes this in the course learningexperience.

The course also includesin-depth Q&A clinics with Craig Larman, based on his long experience with LeSS adoptions.

Important: On all three days, students will NOT be dismisseduntil 18:00PM! Please, arrange your travel plans accordingly.


About Craig Larman:

Craig Larman is the co-creator (with Bas Vodde) of LeSS (Large-Scale Scrum), and since 2005 has worked with clients to apply the LeSS framework for scaling Scrum, lean thinking, and agile development to big product groups. Much of his work is organizational-design consulting with senior-management teams of product groups adopting LeSS.

Craig Larman is the co-creator (with Bas Vodde) of LeSS (Large-Scale Scrum), and since 2005 has worked with clients to apply the LeSS framework for scaling Scrum, lean thinking, and agile development to big product groups. Much of his work is organizational-design consulting with senior-management teams of product groups adopting LeSS.

Craig has served as the lead coach of large-scale lean software development adoption at Xerox, and serves or has served as a consultant for LeSS at Ericsson, UBS, bwin.party, Nokia Networks and Siemens Networks, Nordea, Cisco-Tandberg, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, JP Morgan, Alcatel-Lucent, and Ion Trading, among many other clients. Craig has also served as chief scientist at Valtech and while living in Bengaluru India, at Valtechs development centre helped to create agile offshore development with LeSS.

In addition to his focus on hands-on LeSS consulting and product work, he occasionally speaks in public, such as keynoting on LeSS at the 2016 Global Scrum Gathering, the 2015 Manage Agile conference, the 2014 Software Executive Summit, the 2013 Agile India conference, and the 2011 QCon conference.

Craig has been named one of the top 20 Agile influencers of all time and is the author of several books on scaling lean & agile development with LeSS, including:

Large-Scale Scrum: More with LeSS

Scaling Lean & Agile Development: Thinking & Organizational Tools for Large-Scale Scrum

Practices for Scaling Lean & Agile Development: Successful Large, Multisite & Offshore Product Development with Large-Scale Scrum

Agile & Iterative Development: A Manager's Guide

Craig was one of the first Certified Scrum Trainers, and helped kick off the Agile movement, especially with his 2002 book Agile & Iterative Development: A Manager's Guide.

(Please, see Craig Larman's full biohere)