Workshops
GOTO Berlin 2018

Tuesday Oct 30
09:00 –
16:00
Location: B 03

Improving Organizational Agility

Learn how to apply agile throughout your organization to develop the right products, deliver faster with better quality, and improve organizational agility!

Many organizations are going through agile transformations. They are implementing Scrum or Kanban and using large-scale agile frameworks like Lean, SAFe, LeSS or DAD, hoping to better serve the IT needs of the business and to develop products that satisfy their customer’s needs. Unfortunately, those transformations do not always live up to the agile promise of delivering better products, faster, at lower costs.

If your organization is

  • having difficulties to adjust itself to shorten delivery times
  • having products with quality issues and is loosing customers
  • doing an agile/Scrum/Kanban transformation but not seeing the expected benefits
  • unable to remove barriers that are blocking cross-organizational collaboration
  • trying to adopt agile but finding it hard to change the culture and mindset
  • looking for ways to apply agile practices more effectively and needs help with that
  • not able to improve in small but meaningful steps
  • on an agile journey but unsure where to go next or what would be the best thing to do

then this is the workshop for you!

Improving organizational agility isn’t easy. But it can be done!

Improving Organizational Agility

In the workshop you will experience how your organization can become more agile.

  • Practice how to create an environment that enables teams and empower them to apply agile practices.
  • Learn ways to establish an agile mindset throughout the organization.
  • Create a culture that supports collaboration and which motivates people to work together to create high-quality products and services. The workshop is loaded with examples and suggestions to help you become more agile and lean.

Audience This workshop is intended for:

  • Agile and Lean Coaches
  • Agile Consultants and Change Managers
  • Anybody who is supporting teams in agile transformations
  • Technical (team) leaders and Scrum masters
  • Product Owners and Project/Line Managers

The practices in this workshop will help you to apply agile methods and frameworks effectively to increase organizational agility.

Result What will you get out of this workshop?

  • Practice how to assess your agility with Agile Self-assessments to find out how well you are doing
  • Learn effective ways to travel your agile journey and find out what you need to do this
  • Get ideas for improving collaboration and communication between teams and stakeholders and break down barriers
  • Learn tips and tricks to expand and scale an agile way of working throughout the organization
  • Get advice on selecting and applying agile and lean practices effectively

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