Women In Agile is a crowdsourced effort to get more women involved in the Agile community through blogging, speaking at events, and building a network among other women. Thank you for your interest in this effort!
- All genders are welcome!
See what we did last year in the video below!
The Changing Face of Agile – #Agile2016 keynote video
2017 Event Recap:
Agenda for 2017:
- 1:00 – 1:10Introduction and welcome
- 1:10 – 1:20 Code of Conduct
- 1:20 – 2:00 Keynote (Abigail Harrison)
- 2:00 – 2:10 Break
- 2:10 – 2:20 Introduce purpose, themes, and abbreviated open space model
- 2:20 – 2:35 Marketplace
- 2:35 – 3:05 Sessions round one
- 3:05 – 3:15 Break
- 3:15 – 3:45 Sessions round two
- 3:45 – 3:55 Wrap-up and readout (~2 min each group)
- 3:55 – 4:05 Break
- 4:05 – 4:45 Lightning talks (3 speakers @ 7 minutes each)
1. Joanna Vahlsing (mentor Laura Powers): Gender’s Impact on the Ability for Agile Teams to have Meaningful Feedback Loops
2. Linda Podder (mentor Lynn Winterboer): Innovation Isn’t Just for the Dev Team – It’s for Scrum Masters Too!
3. Susan Marricone (mentor Ryan Ripley): Empowering Women through Agile Outside IT
- 4:45 – 5:00 Closing and feedback
- 5:00 – ? Happy hour at hotel bar
Want to know what you can do to get involved? Here are some ideas:
- Join the discussion by joining our LinkedIn group
- Follow our Twitter hashtag and tweet with it: #WomenInAgile
- Co-author a blog post with another woman
- Submit a blog post you’d like published
- Pay attention to calls for submissions and papers for upcoming conferences (we’ll try to keep you posted here as well)
- Propose a #WomenInAgile session or open space at the next conference you attend
- Copy the logo and proudly display it on your site
- Any other ideas? Let us know!
Please contact us at email@example.com with comments, questions, or ideas.
We look forward to hearing from you – continue promoting the work of outstanding Women In Agile!