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DC Scrum User Group - Succeeding with Distributed Scrum Teams

Dates
23 Jul 2012
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Location Excella Consulting
2300 Wilson Blvd
Arlington, VA 22201
United States of America

Price

Free! Special thanks to our sponsor Excella Consulting for hosting our meetings and providing pizza and refreshments.

Contact Information

http://www.meetup.com/DC-Scrum-User-Group/

Summary

Join us for the DC Scrum User Group July meeting for a discussion on distributed Agile teams presented by Jesse Fewell.

Description:

We've been told that Scrum is only successful with co-located teams, but what about the real world? Just about every modern professional is directly dependent on someone not in their office. How do we achieve agility when team members are posted across different floors in the same office, or different cities, or different continents? Come to this interactive discussion where you will learn how to improve the effectiveness of all kinds of distributed teams.

Bio:

Jesse Fewell is a writer, speaker, and trainer for Excella Consulting. In addition to speaking for Agile, Scrum, and PMI conferences, he has collected a broad array of experiences in several sectors such as National Security, Aerospace, GIS, Stock Multimedia, Telecom, and Hospitality. A leader in the advancement of management practices, he founded the PMI Agile Community of Practice, helped craft the PMI-ACP agile certification, and is co-authoring the upcoming Software Extension to the PMBOK Guide. A graduate of Johns Hopkins University, he is the world's only certified Project Management Professional (PMP) to also hold the agile designations of Certified Scrum Trainer (CST), and Innovation Games Qualified Instructor (IGQI).

When: Monday July 23, 2012 at 6:00 pm

Where: Excella Consulting, Ground floor conference room, 2300 Wilson Blvd., Arlington VA 22201

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