Alexander Grosse discusses the principles behind building successful organizations that are growing with examples from SoundCloud and Twitter.
Håkan Forss introduces Improvement Kata and Coaching Kata, as well as two core habits for transforming a Lean learning organization to improve a business.
Cameron Gough discusses Australia Post’s three phases of growth, the hurdles met, the solutions found, learnings, and the techniques that helped them grow, scale and change the organization.
Melissa Casey discusses how humans change, adapt, and innovate at work, why closed systems block change, and the impact of hierarchical structures on cultural change efforts.
Tony Grout and Chris Matts share stories from their several year multi-company journey towards scaled agile, showing how to look at Agile from an organizational perspective and not through tools.
Sandy Mamoli and David Mole share experiences from running self-selection team processes in large organizations and how to establish efficient teams in growing organizations.
Eben Halford takes a look at what makes teams different from groups, the structures that enable teams, team motivation, intervention models and the role of social capital in facilitating teams.
Pawel Brodzinski tells the story of Lunar Logic's journey to distributed autonomy, authority and leadership across the organization, and what it takes to become an extreme self-managed organization.
Mike Amundsen discusses innovation and how the latest round of technical advances in APIs can be used to leverage growth and innovative thinking within teams, companies, and communities.
Roy Rapoport discusses the power of alignment (or lack thereof) using real-world examples, his experience introducing Python in production, and the organizational structures and culture within Netflix
Astrid Atkinson discusses approaches to making sure systems and organizations can support continuous innovation, from breaking systems into microservices to engineering for organizational resilience.
Sri Shivananda presents a case study on what it took to successfully separate PayPal’s technical infrastructure from eBay Inc. Sri shares key learnings applicable to engineers and developers.