The Theme for 2017 is “Agile as a Strategic Accelerator for Public & Private Sector Organisations” Our speakers will provide insights on what is Agile and Agility and how to implement a transition to Agile and “WHY” given the cultural context in which we operate, our economic and financial challenges, operating models in the work place and our unique issues around customer services. Africa needs lean thinking and Agile practices such as the Scrum framework and Evidence Based Management (EBMgt) in order to create high performing teams, projects and organisations for social and economic development. A new vision and agenda for prosperity.
Scrum is now being used around the World as a strategic framework to 1. Deliver complex software projects 2. Scale up your product development organisation and 3. To transform your entire organisation. The Conference will bring together Leaders and Managers from the Public and Private Sectors, Scrum (Agile) practitioners, Non-Profit, Diplomatic Corps and few select Students from across Ghana and African Institutions. It is an opportunity to learn about Scrum and see what Scrum can do for you as a person, your team and your entire organisation.
XP(eXtreme Programming) is an Agile Engineering practice that focuses on technical excellence and Agile processes. The Agile in Africa Conference will provide a wonderful opportunity for CEO,s, CIOs, IT Directors, Managers and Techies to share ideas, experiences and exchange new practical knowledge on how to transform their entire organisation including the IT Department to a more Agile Operating Model. There will be lots of insights on how to get the best out of your Technology to achieve key business outcomes,