In this episode of AgileNEXT, James Gifford,  an Agile and Lean Coach,  joins Daniel and Stephen live at the Scrum Gathering to discuss:

  • Agile Uprising
  • Heart of Agile
  • Agile Tools
  • Community

Bio:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/scrummando

 

Pragmatic Agile Coach that enjoys experimenting to get the best results. A believer that there is no silver bullet to Agility. Passionate about creating better working environments knowledge workers.

In this episode of AgileNEXT, Zuzi Sochova, Agile & Scrum coach and latest addition to the Scrum Alliance Board of Directors,  joins Daniel and Stephen live at the Scrum Gathering to discuss:

  • Scrum Master as Agile Coach
  • Kaizen in Scrum
  • Agile Brands and Scaling
  • Community Involvement

Bio:

https://cz.linkedin.com/in/zuzka

From Zuzi:

Certified Scrum Trainer, CST with ScrumAlliance.

I work as Agile coach, consultant and trainer for both large and small organizations. I’m regular speaker at Agile international conferences. I’m also a founder of the Agile Association (Agilni Asociace, agilniasociace.cz) Czech Republic, organizing the Agile Czech community and annual Agile Prague Conference (agileprague.com).

Started with Agile and Scrum back in 2005, where I was involved in implementing the Agile methods at Medtronic, USA. From that time, I was responsible for Agile transformation and implementation of Agile and Scrum to many companies and teams.

Over 15 years of commercial experiences in IT, beginning as a software designer/engineer and moving up into project management, program management, and into executive management at a company provides SW services for international customers (USA, Germany, Austria, Great Britain, …) that operating in mission critical and life critical sectors – i.e. air traffic control management systems, extensive healthcare applications, and public safety systems.

Specialties:
Team coaching on processes and communication strategy
Virtual teams and outsourcing experiences
Distributed teams
Transformation of big corporations, LeSS Scaling Scrum Framework
Coaching, Facilitation
Agile, Scrum, Kanban, Extreme Programming (XP), Lean processes – check my blog at http://soch.cz/blog