Scrum Day Presenter and Topics

Russell Miller

Earlier in his career, Russell designed automobile engine components, flight control surfaces for luxury executive aircraft, airframe structures for hurricane hunting aircraft, and mechanical systems for air dominance fighter aircraft. He later used his engineering experience and business analysis skill to deliver value through engineering software products. Using a servant-leadership approach and the Scrum framework, he has become a successful team builder, culture influencer, Scrum Master, Product Owner, coach, and Scrum.org PST. Learning from Ken Schwaber, Jeff Sutherland, and many others, Russell helps deliver value through the development of complex products and solutions.

Session 1 Topic

Considerations for an Agile PMO

As the world moves to more Agile ways of working for developing and delivering solutions, how does a Project Management Office (PMO) maximize its effectiveness? Let’s discuss issues such as Governance, Risk Reduction, and Empowerment vs. Governance. Explore considerations for making a bigger and better difference in the outcomes.

Session 3 Topic

Metrics that Drive Better Behaviors

Metrics can drive results, but they can also create undesired and hidden behaviors. How do we establish what measures are most helpful? Explore the hidden pitfalls of select measures. Decide if uniform metrics are required or even advisable. Figure out how to choose what to analyze. Discover something new about measurement and its impact on outcomes.

Scrum Day Overview

Scrum Day is coming to Greater Philadelphia. Product Owners, Scrum Masters, and Agile practitioners are all invited to learn from and engage with certified Scrum experts as they lead a full day of focused discussions on a variety of Scrum topics. The keynote speech will explore the “Future of Work,” and supporting breakout sessions will tackle topics like Evidence-Based Management, Scrum with UX, Fixing Scrum, Scrum with Kanban, Agile Metrics, Effective Backlog Refinement, the Psychology of Influence, and more.

Scrum Day, organized by Springhouse and hosted at The Desmond in Malvern, PA , is a one-day conference for 100 Scrum practitioners in the Philadelphia and surrounding suburbs to learn more about the future of work from Scrum.org leaders and experienced Scrum and Agile experts.

Date + Time

Thursday, November 14, 2019
8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Evolve your Agile mindset. Refine you Scrum practice.
Engage in inspired discussions with certified Scrum experts.

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This