This workshop focuses on engaging and developing the skills needed for facilitation within an Agile Team. It will provide the participant with all the tools and techniques needed to accelerate Agile meetings towards common goals and drive outcomes. The participant will develop a deeper understanding of how to facilitate communication and collaboration within agile teams. As well as empower and enable self-organizing teams.
After successful completion of this course the participant will receive the ICAgile Certified Pro in Agile Team Facilitation.
Nov 15-16, 2017 (8:30am-4pm)
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This program will deepen participants’ library of tools and techniques needed to accelerate agile growth within their organization and gain practical experience using these tools for specific agile practices.
Anybody interested in gaining or deepening the skills of a team leader or aspiring team leader, including: Scrum Masters, program managers, project managers, Agile coaches, managers and team leads.
This program includes topics such as:
As a facilitator for Xavier Leadership Center, Robert Annis brings over a decade of traditional Project Management experience, prior to transitioning to Agile. Because of his background in both methods, he has a unique understanding of many organizations current situations and their difficulty in transitioning to Agile.
As the Training Services Director of Eliassen’s Agile Consultancy, Robert manages the training effort of the organization. This includes directing Agile coaches and trainers, creating training materials, managing training events and, of course, delivering training. Critically, he also defines the overall vision for the group.
Robert presents to industry groups such as the Project Management Institute (PMI) and is a Scrum Alliance Registered Education Provider (REP). He regularly speaks at industry events and local groups, such as Agile Cincinnati 2016, Southern Fried Agile and for the International Institute for Learning’s Agile and Scrum 2016 conference. He has trained and coached many clients and has ongoing relationships with many of them including: Harvard University, Toys R Us, United Airlines and Synchrony Financial (formerly GE Capital)
Being British by birth, Robert also has considerable international experience (Europe, Australia, Asia and North America) and often travels to train and coach, with India and Europe being frequent destinations.