Caitlin Lam

Know before you go: your guide to Agile 2018 with CA Technologies

Blog Post created by Caitlin Lam Employee on Jul 31, 2018

CA Technologies will again be a title sponsor at Agile 2018 next week August 6-10. This event that brings together over 2,000 members of the global agile community for the world's largest agile software conference. This year, CA is committed to helping customers drive toward the next generation of agile by focusing on being purpose driven and creating an outcome-oriented culture.

 

Stop by our booth (#102) to meet with our experienced team of Agile experts and collect fun giveaways. Get hands-on with our product offerings in an interactive demo, discuss the future of Agile with our product leaders, or spend some dedicated time with our experts in the "Coaches Corner". Our Agile executives and leadership team will also be available for one-on-one meetings.

 

 

 

Check out what else is in store at Agile2018:

 

Agile on the Rocks: Hang Out with CA at Agile2018

Join our team at the Hard Rock Café in San Diego for Agile on the Rocks, CA's Agile 2018 networking event. Enjoy great views, music, apps and cocktails while you network and connect with your peers and colleagues in the industry. Register now for the Agile on the Rocks Networking Event on August 7th 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm.

 

Coaches Corner

Our Agile 2018 booth will have a dedicated "Coaches Corner" allowing attendees to meet with an agile coach and get personalized advice on any stage of their agile transformation.

 

CA Agile 2018 Speakers

Four of CA's leading Agile experts will conduct sessions on a variety of topics including project program and portfolio management, creating business agility at scale, and applying agile practices to training.

 

Pivot on a Dime - Business Agility experiments @ scale - Deema Dajani

Monday, August 6  15:45 - 17:00

There is tremendous buzz around the term Business Agility, yet only 12% of companies are on the path to achieving it. Business agility is a company's way to sense and respond to change proactively and with confidence to deliver business value, as a matter of everyday business. Your whole enterprise would be on the same heartbeat, integrating business functions with software Product organizations in a way that allows the company to pivot on a dime. Scaling it in large enterprises and in traditional industries like Insurance...is a whole other ball game.

 

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Leadership Agility - The Executive stance in an agile business - Christine Hudson

Wednesday, August 8  15:45 - 17:00

We hear all about "being agile vs doing agile." We hear that leaders have to be involved, and it can't be a checkbook commitment. We hear that we have to build organizations full of safety, optimized for the success of the teams that create our company's success. What does that mean, though? What are the behaviors senior leaders need to demonstrate to successfully lead agile organizations?

 

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The Modern PMO: How the top PMO offices are wildly successful using agile methods - Laureen Knudsen

Thursday, August 9  09:00 - 10:15

Want to know how the top PMO offices are adding value and operating in the most profitable organizations? The top EPMOs and PMOs are heavily involved in their organization's transformation to a modern business. They're moving from being project focused and managing constraints to being business focused and ensuring strategic value is created. They understand the entire value stream and are no longer focused on execution. Hear real-world examples of how companies are moving from vintage Project and Program Management to today's Modern Product Management.

 

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The Agile Gymnasium - Tom Perry

Thursday, August 9  15:45 - 17:00

Nearly everybody has been to the Gym. You go in January 2nd, they show you around, give you a little coaching, you pay your dues… and you never go back. You know you should though. You really ought to, but you're very busy. Does that remind you of your typical agile training experience?

Together we will explore the ideas behind creating an Agile Gymnasium: a place where training is based on experimental results. A place where training improves your performance in the real world.

 

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Make sure to follow along during the event through @CA_Agile on Twitter and check back in the Agile Central Community for daily recap blogs. We hope to see you there!

 

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