Schedule

Wednesday, October 16th 2019

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

A1
Breakfast and Registration

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

A1
Create Your 8™ and Eradicate Stress-Induced Depression
Ryan Caligiuri

9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

A2
Agile 101
Philip Japikse
A3
Epic Budgeting - or how agile teams meet deadlines
Dave Sharrock 
A4
Managing Organizational Complexity with the Scaled Agile Framework
Mike van de Vijsel
E
Automated Testing of Legacy Code
Stuart Williams
D
A Business Analyst and a Project Manager Walk into an Agile Bar
Jennifer Battan

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A2
An Introduction to Kanban
Jeff Kosciejew
A3
The hard part about technology is all the other people
Ben Goldstein
A4
Research is not just for the UX team
Amanda Stockwell
E
Product Ownership: Practice Patterns from Experience
John Tobin

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

A1
Lunch

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

A2
A Scrum Primer. Taking a fresh look at the most popular Agile framework.
Steve Porter
A3
Use Case: Migrating to Jenkins Pipeline
Joao Gilberto Magalhaes
A4
Turbulence or Tranquility
Rob Keefer
E
Work life balance in tech - does it exist?
Jessica Watson + David Wesst

2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

A2
User Story Mapping in Practice
Steve Rogalsky
A3
Recursion - Lather. Rinse. Repeat.
Mike Harris
A4
#NoProcesses - Getting More Done By Doing Less!
Dave Rooney
E
Delivering Data Products
Marcelo Dubiel

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

A2
How Thin is Thin? A Practical User Story Workshop
Dave Rooney
A3
Migrating to AWS cloud
Sergii Vershynskyi
A4
Fail Faster: Quick UX Design Techniques to Drive Toward Success
Ash Banaszek
E
The Science of Agile Testing
Paul Carvalho
D
Ever Wondered How People with Disabilities Use your Website?
Sam Chandrashekar

Thursday, October 17th 2019

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

A1
Breakfast

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

A1
Agile 18 Years Later
Jason Little


9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

A2
Adopting Kanban Practices within Scrum
Steve Porter
A3
A Brief Introduction to Concurrent Programming
Rob Keefer
A4
Leadership at Every Level: Practices for Aligned Autonomy
Matthew Philip
E
Tales from Beyond Delivery (A Panel Discussion)
Ben Goldstein & Friends

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A2
Where did all the agile manual testers go when we went Agile? A DevOps guide to software quality in the agile world.
Adam Yuret
A3
Why Do Developers Have Two Keyboards?
Mike Harris
A4
This Isn't Just a Conversation: The Art of User Interviews
Ash Banaszek
E
Push to Push
John Tobin

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

A1
Lunch

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

A2
The Product Owner's Dancing Guide to BDD
Paul Carvalho
A3
Tech Practices... With Lego
Jeff Kosciejew
A4
Why UX Should be an Integral Part of your Agile Workflow
Kevin Guenther
E
When Resistance is Futile: Agile Alignment in a Hybrid Environment
Jennifer Battan

2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

A2
The Retrospective: The Most Important Agile Feedback Loop
Matthew Philip
A3
Dreamchasing 101 and Journey Thus Far
David Wesst
A4
Using Lean Startup Principles Outside of a Startup
Amanda Stockwell
E
An Algorithm for Anxiety
Jessica Watson

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

A2
Developing Accurate and Flexible Budgets for Agile Projects (and how to stick to them)
Michael Wasylyk
A3
Why Developer Testing Matters and How to Get Started
Philip Japikse
A4
Why agile isn't working and what to do instead.
Adam Yuret