Agile Product Owner & Product Backlog Workshop (4/22/14)
What You Will Learn:
Participants learn intermediate-level and advanced Product Backlog (PB) development techniques in this course. Students learn how to:
Engage in PB development and refinement, using techniques developed by the instructor over a 6-year period;
Compose requirements and break them down into small-enough sizes that are right for Sprint Planning;
Identify problems with the Product Backlog and address them, in advance of Sprint planning;
Learn specific techniques that can facilitate the routine and ongoing development of READY Product Backlog;
Prepare to facilitate or participate in ongoing, collaborative PB development and refinement.
This course places a special emphasis is placed on defining what "READY" means and how to get the backlog items (the requirements)scrum.org into the READY state.
Who Should Attend:
Team members that help develop, refine and decompose the requirements in the Product Backlog;
Product Owners who must lead the effort of PB creation and refinement;
Professional Agile coaches, Scrum Masters and in-house Agile champions, and others who will facilitate the process of Product Backlog creation & grooming;
Managers, business analysts, executives and leaders of all stripes who are interested in implementing Agile methods in their organizations.
General Ground Rules and Conditions for Registration and Attendance:
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North Haven Holiday Inn (View)
201 Washington Avenue
North Haven, CT 06473