Gervais (Jay) Johnson is a first generation Agilist with 20 years of implementation experience within large to small companies across multiple business sectors. Currently serving as Director, National Agile Practice at MATRIX, Jay has more than 31 years of business and technical experience utilizing cutting-edge technologies to deliver innovative ideas, products, and services. Jay is currently working with several companies and associations to introduce and evolve Agile. His 16-year tenure at IBM provided insights across organizations and industries that led to transformative outcomes using Agile.
Gateway to Agile: Agile Organization Design
Agile Organization Design: How to Optimize Your Organization for Agile
What is the best Agile Adoption or Agile Transformation organization and team structure needed to successfully implement Agile across the company? Is there a best approach?
Join us as we discuss our and other practitioners' experiences with Agile implementation and the needed team structures. We will explore approaches commonly used and how tailoring is needed based on specific needs. We will look at the popular Agile Scaling Frameworks in the context of the needed organization design changes needed. Finally, we will share real-life Agile Adoption and Transformation Organization and Teaming examples, including how to recognize and overcome key challenges inherent in implementing Agile.
6:00 - 6:15 Food / Drinks and Networking
6:16 - 7:45 Agile Adoption or Transformation Organization Changes
7:46 - 8:00 Review and Closing
Seasoned Agilists, Next Gen Agilists, Agile Executives, Software Engineers/Managers, Test Engineers/Managers, DevOps Leaders, Innovation Leaders, Business Product Leaders, Change Agents