Matt Barcomb shares practical ideas for generating and validating projects as Real Options, using value models and risk consideration to create a framework for prioritization and decision-making.
Sallyann Freudenberg takes some very different slants on the psychology of programming and explores how each of them might be better supported: cognitive, autistic, introverted / extraverted.
Lynne Cazaly shares insight on how to start a high impact meeting or workshop, the process, the agenda, and the tools that can help facilitate such an event.
Elinor Slomba discusses sharing projects with other organizations using Agile principles and practices, highlighting Context, Collaboration & Connection through three case studies.
Rachel Davies leads an interactive session with exercises on how to plan and facilitate an effective retrospective.
Jutta Eckstein presents techniques that helped her to create a common culture in different global projects she worked on.
Vik Kheterpal discusses how to focus on individuals and how teams are formed for a common goal.
Cecile Diener shares her experience at eBay Europe building small self-managed teams along with their practices.
Chad Fowler attempts to convince people that keeping things "tiny" –small iterations, small methods, small teams - is the best thing one can do for himself and his team.
Daryl Chan, Martin Kearns present The Lens - a physical space orientated around dialogue, transparency and co-creation, discussing techniques used to stimulate inquiry, curiosity and introspection.
Fabio Sergio provides examples showing how design can result in solutions addressing system-level problems affecting people living in resource-challenged areas of the world.
Jutta Eckstein discusses the impact and application of agile development practices in distributed teams and how such a team can ensure its technical excellence.