Practitioners Roundtable, Thursday, June 4, 2015
Greetings, Boston SIM Members,
Topic: Taking Agility to the Next Step
Bob Fischer from Eliassen Group will facilitate a discussion for the Roundtable entitled “Taking Agility to the Next Step”. Many organization have used agile techniques, some with great success while others have experienced modest results. Where are you with regard to agile? Are you just getting started? Have you reached a plateau and are looking for help moving to the next level? Have you implemented basic Scrum, but not the technical practices? Do you want to learn more about how Lean Startup can help you open new markets? In this session you’ll have the opportunity to learn from each other as well as draw on Bob’s expertise. Bring your questions, your successes and your frustrations.
Bob Fischer, a Regional Agile Delivery Lead for Eliassen Group, works with organizations that have found agility to be essential to their ability to not only survive but to thrive in a time of rapid change, technology upheaval and intense competition. His systemic approach enables companies to look across their whole organization to envision, design, build and deliver high value products to existing customer and new markets. Prior to his work with Eliassen, Bob deployed Agile methodology to over 400 people at Fidelity and has over 30 years experience in IT.
4:00 to 4:30 PM Registration and networking at Babson Hall room 320B
4:30 to 6:00 PM Topic discussion
6:15 to 8:00 PM Delicious buffet dinner at the Babson Executive Dining Room