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Managers in Scrum



This presentation explores how the role of managers changes in Scrum. It helps managers to lead the introduction of Scrum acting as role models. It presents leadership principles that provide concrete guidance such as servant-leadership, empirical management, empowerment and respect, quality-first and continuous improvement.


Roman Pichler works as an independent consultant, trainer and coach who helps organizations to embrace Lean Thinking and Scrum. Roman's clients value his rich and diverse experience that includes helping start-ups as well as large global companies applying lean principles and Scrum. He is the author of the book "Scrum - Agiles Projektmanagement erfolgreich einsetzen" (2007, dpunkt).

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QCon is a conference that is organized by the community, for the community.The result is a high quality conference experience where a tremendous amount of attention and investment has gone into having the best content on the most important topics presented by the leaders in our community. QCon is designed with the technical depth and enterprise focus of interest to technical team leads, architects, and project managers.

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Apr 05, 2009