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Agile Coffee Meet-up (Pune) – “Agile Metrics (part 2)”

Some really great discussion around Velocity, Story Points and estimation. Some exchange of views around the (in)effectiveness of Story Points and Velocity. Some insights around the flow-based metrics like Feature Time, which are preferred over Velocity in some cases. Lots of arguments and debate ar...Read More

Experts Interview Series: Talking with Sunil on Role of an Agile Consultant

In our recent expert interview we invited Sunil Mundra, working with Thoughtworks as an Agile Evangelist, with extensive experience in consulting with organizations on the path of Agile Adoption/Transformation. We selected a topic around role of agile consultant for Sunil because Sunil himself works...Read More

Discuss Agile Conference Delhi 2015: Speakers and Organizers Meetup

A meet-up of all local speakers as well as organizers of Discuss Agile Conference (DAC)-Delhi 2015 was held at Star City Mall, Mayur Vihar, Delhi on 12th April 2015. The main agenda of the meet-up was to understand the need of the conference and discuss the roadmap. Speakers shared their topics and ...Read More

TDD – The Discipline of Better Coding

“A team of smart committed individuals will almost always deliver working software,” someone shared this piece of wisdom with me long ago. While there is good amount of truth in this statement, especially regarding the ‘working’ part, I have often wondered if that working software will be maintainab...Read More

Meetup on Agile Metrics – Pune

Saturday the 18th April 2015 was a day full of meetups and discussing Agile in various forums. I switched role between a participant and a host during the day. In either case, it was ultimately serving the same objective, that is keep on sharing and learning. “Agile metrics”! This is certainly one o...Read More

Agile Group Meetup in Delhi

If you have browsed through software jobs on a job portal recently, there would be little doubt that Indian software industry has decided to embrace Agile development processes with arms wide open. Software companies of all sizes are looking for professionals with Agile experience, and being a certi...Read More

Meetup on Agile Implementation in Bangalore

It was my first meeting. I was curious but one question still back of mind “Is it worth to go all the way from North Bangalore to South that too on Friday evening”? Well I had already made my mind to attend as last seminar on SAFe introduction was useful and met lot of good and passionate people wor...Read More

Scaling Agile Meetup in Pune

I recently held a meet-up to discuss about the challenges on Scaling Agile and what options we have to overcome these challenges. There was a wide range of Agile experience in the forum – from beginners to highly experienced Agile folks. It’s always good to have fresh legs as well as some grey hair ...Read More

An Introductory SAFe Agilist Certification workshop, Bangalore

We had a wonderful experience delivering SAFe Workshop in Delhi. It was great to see such different professionals joining us and participating full sing. We are really grateful for making it such a success. Eventually we have been receiving quite a demand for SAFe Bangalore from our friends out ther...Read More

Introductory Scaled Agile Framework(SAFe) Workshop

In our previous Meetups we had a small session on Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), many of our members requested to have one detailed overview session on SAFe, and Scaled Program Consultant (SPC) Certification. I organized SAFe Introduction session at the YMCA, Delhi. The session began with looking at...Read More

Discuss Agile Fundamentals – A Meetup for Agile Minds!

In another endeavor of learning and knowledge sharing, members of Discuss Agile Network gathered to discuss about agile. The Meetup was held at YMCA Delhi on Saturday, 27th September, 2014, 10 am to 1 pm. I facilitated the event as a master of ceremony and introduced our esteemed speakers and guests...Read More

First Day of Sprint

This article has been written based on real, enriched and diverse scrum experience. Although project name and others has been changed for not violating the privacy. There are 16 scrum teams working for online shopping site. The name of scrum team 1 is “Titans” having cross functional team of 8 devel...Read More

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