In this episode of AgileNEXT, Dave West, CEO of, joins Daniel and Stephen and talks to us about Agile and the Agile ecosystem.  Some topics include:

  • Scrum and its evolution
  • Agile Brands
  • Technical Revolution vs Industrial Revolution
  • The value of certification
  • AgileNEXT


Dave West is the product owner at He is a frequent keynote speaker and is a widely published author of articles, along with his acclaimed book: Head First Object-Oriented Analysis and Design. He led the development of the Rational Unified Process (RUP) and then worked with Ivar Jacobson running the North American business for IJI. Then managed the software delivery practice at Forrester research where he was VP and research director. Prior to joining he was Chief Product Officer at Tasktop where he was responsible for product management, engineering and architecture.