Project Management Experts (PME): Enterprise Agile Class

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Agile is now a major movement within the project management profession. According to PMI’s “Pulse of the Profession,” most organizations use Agile at least some of the time.

With this sea change, it is essential to project managers and leaders not only understand Agile, but also embrace it. Agile is not just coming, Agile is here!

This one-day program provides a foundational knowledge of Agile principles and practices as well as the considerations for implementing Agile within the enterprise. For those already on the Agile transformation journey, the seminar will shed light on the real-world challenges of Agile transformation and scaling initiatives and offer insight and advice on how to overcome them. Key concepts are reinforced with hands-on exercises.

The course covers the following topics:

  • Common misconceptions about Agile
  • Benefits of Agile and why Agile projects are more successful than Waterfall
  • Common Agile methodologies: Scrum, Kanban, and XP
  • Components of a successful transformation strategy
  • Scaling Agile in the enterprise
  • Implications of Agile to traditional project managers
  • Agile and the PMBOK 6th Edition

Attendees will leave this program with a clear understanding of the Agile movement and practical guidance on how to embrace Agile regardless of the attendee’s current Agile knowledge and/or experience with enterprise Agile transformation.

AGENDA:

  • Why Agile?
  • What is Agile?
  • Agile Manifesto and 12 Principles
  • Agile Methodologies
    • Scrum
    • Lean
    • Kanban
    • Extreme Programming (XP)
  • Agile & DevOps
  • Going Agile—Transforming Your Organization
  • Scaling Agile to the Enterprise
  • Agile and the PMBOK 6th Edition