Robert Reppel considers that architects should build software-centric systems as a user experience for customers, products owners, developers, IT, testers and other participants.
Brindusa Axon, David Evans debate the pros and cons of using stories and discuss practices and techniques for improving them.
Michael Ong shares an approach that was used in two environments with success to bring products to market with a focus on users while considering business conditions and constraints.
Pieter Hintjens teaches a trick he is using daily to create better software clients.
Allan Kelly examines the project model and shows how it fails to match software development, outlining an alternative to it and advising on what companies need to do to achieve that.
Liz Keogh discusses breaking down requirements without going into too much detail combined with complexity estimation for easy planning, dependency management, and prioritization.
Martin Aspeli shares his experiences using Kanban, Real Options, Conway's Law and Feature Injection to help clients "see" the value stream in their programmes and better align disparate workstreams.
Dimitar Bakardzhiev discusses planning a fixed bid project by applying the Monte Carlo simulation using collected historical data about lead time per story.
Allan Kelly examines the project model and shows why it does not match software development, outlining an alternative to the project model and what companies need to do to achieve it.
Viviana Doctorovich explains how to use workshops to teach clients the design process using planning, design games and methods for dealing with difficult stakeholders.
Chris Matts leads an experimental workshop on using the Theory of Constraints to create an organizational investment portfolio.
Chris Young explains how he is using Little’s Law to estimate a project’s delivery rate.