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Transcendence and Passing Through the Gate
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| by Dave West Follow 3 Followers on Jul 15, 2009 | NOTICE: The next QCon is in London, Mar 4 - 6, 2019. Join us!

"Being Agile" is a state of mind achieved when the practitioner has transcended Agile practice (phase three of agile according to Kent Beck). This presentation will show how following agile values, ideas, and practices lead the practitioner to the threshold of transcendence. We will also talk about how to take the final step: from "Doing Agile" to "Being Agile!"


David West, PhD. is a professional developer and consultant, especially in the area of systems design. He has been a full professor at three universities including the world's largest software development graduate program. He has been doing agile development since the mid- nineties. He has worked with small teams and large fortune 100 organizations doing training, mentoring, and coaching.

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