Agile and Scrum 101 – Understanding Agile and Scrum and implementing it in the real world


WHEN: March 21, 2017
LOCATION: Room 1104; Demoss Hall; Liberty University
TOPIC:
 Agile and Scrum 101 - Understanding Agile and Scrum and implementing it in the real world
SPEAKER: Paige Kanode - Project Manager at Advance Auto Parts

Free Event! Brought to you by your SW Virginia PMI Chapter and Sponsored by Morton Consulting.

Agenda 

  • 6:00 - 6:30 PM - Networking and food provided by Morton Consulting from Ledos Pizza. 
  • 6:30 - 6:45 PM - Introductions and Sponsor - Dave Borovatz (Morton Consulting)
  • 6:45 - 7:00 PM - Overview of the CAPM credential - Jeff Dillon, PMP
  • 7:00 - 8:00 PM - Agile and Scrum 101 - Paige Kanode

Agile is the latest trend in project management. Its speed to market and flexibility combined with its focus on business value and the users make adoption an interest to many companies.

Agile is a change in mindset and that can offer many benefits. This presentation will provide an overview of Agile and the values and concepts behind it. It will focus on the most popular Agile methodology, Scrum.

Learn about the three major components of Scrum; Scrum roles, Scrum events and Scrum artifacts and how each of these are important to its success and how you can apply them to your next project. Be prepared to become one with Scrum. 

We will have an extended Q&A session, so bring your questions!

Speaker Bio: Paige Kanode is currently an IT project manager for Advance Auto Parts. Paige has worked for Advance Auto Parts for 12 years and as most project managers do, fell into the role. She started in web development, moved to a business analyst and began leading projects 3 years ago. She led the Point of Sale (POS) project for several years and recently moved to the Enterprise Catalog team. She has been practicing some form of Agile for 7 years and recently received her Scrum Master Certification. 

This event is sponsored by Morton Consulting

 

Directions: Room Location: DeMoss 1104

  • Enter DeMoss Hall from front Entrance on First Floor.
  • Proceed down the hallway, make left, then your first right.
  • Continue straight and there will be a black door on your left that say 1104. 

Please use the official Liberty University Map at  www.liberty.edu/map 

Come down University Blvd and park in front of DeMoss or in the Furnace Lot.  

Continuing Certification Requirements:

Continuing Certification Requirements (indicate breakdown for this event)

 

Technical

Leadership

Strategic

TOTAL

PMP / PgMP

1.0

1.0

0.0

0.0

PMI-ACP

1.0

1.0

0.0

0.0

PMI-SP

1.0

1.0

0.0

0.0

PMI-RMP

1.0

1.0

0.0

0.0

PfMP

1.0

1.0

0.0

0.0

PMI-PBA

1.0

1.0

0.0

0.0

 

 


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