Date: 5/8/2012
Time: 6:30pm – 9:00pm
Location: BancVue Offices, 4516 Seton Center Parkway Suite 300, Austin, TX 78759
Speaker: Rick Holmberg – VP Engineering, KM-Ware Solutions

Title: Distributed Agile: Avoiding the pitfalls

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Description: We will talk about how a software development organization can be successful using the Agile Development model in a distributed, offshore resource environment. This session will feature an in-depth discussion of the proper key roles and responsibilities needed, the best management and development tools, as well as defining the critical processes essential to making it all work. Rick will be giving tips and tricks that he has learned while leading Agile teams in a distributed environment.

Bio: With more than fifteen years of software development and Project Management experience and over 6 years working with Agile in a distributed environment he provides unique insight into the practices and tools needed to succeed at agile software development. He has experience across many technologies including Mobile applications, Web applications, cloud computing and SaaS implementations covering many industries. Rick has spoken at the Agile Business Conference in London in 2011 as well as many companies. Rick has an MBA with a concentration in International Business. He also has his PMP and is a Certified Scrum Master.

Cost: Free
Directions: To get to BancVue from rom US 183 take Braker Lane Exit and turn East on Braker. Seton Center Parkway is the first left on the East side of Braker Ln. BancVue is in the first office building to the right on Seton Center Parkway.
More Info: www.AgileAustin.org or info@AgileAustin.org
Agenda:
6:00 ā€“ 6:30 PM Sign-in, Networking
6:30 ā€“ 9:00 PM Announcements and Presentation
Proof of Attendance forms will not be provided for this meeting.