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The Agile Australia 2012 pre-conference workshops will be held on Tuesday, 29 May 2012 at the Hilton on the Park Melbourne.

These workshops are an exciting mix of interactive games and exercises; and in-depth learning in small groups.

You can register for two workshop (a half-day) or four workshops (a full day).

workshop details

date Tuesday 29 May 2012
venue Hilton on the Park, Melbourne
cost Agile Australia Conference Delegates
2 Workshops (a half-day) - $200
4 Workshops (a full-day) - $300
2 Workshops (a half-day) - $400
4 Workshops (a full-day) - $500

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workshop program

9.00AM First Steps with Agile
An introduction to Agile
» Craig Smith - Suncorp
» Rene Chappel - Suncorp
Building an Agile framework that fits your organisation
» Rick Weaver - IBM Rational Software Services
NoSQL Databases and Agile: Evolving Your Datastore
Understand how data is represented and evolves
» Rebecca Parsons - ThoughtWorks
10.30AM Morning Tea
11.00AM First Steps with Agile continued
An introduction to Agile
» Craig Smith - Suncorp
» Rene Chappel - Suncorp
The GetKanban Game
Kanban for beginners
» David Joyce - ThoughtWorks
» Karina Woolmer - Telstra
» Rixt Wiersma - ThoughtWorks
» Claire Pitchford - ThoughtWorks
Pattern Language of Flow Workshop
Understand patterns and why they are used
» Gareth Evans - Assurity
12.30PM Lunch
1.30PM Think like an Agilist
Learn how to think like an Agile expert
» Jason Yip - ThoughtWorks
Key Ingredients to Inspirational Leadership
How to be an Agile leader
» Michael Stange - Suncorp
» Martin Kearns - SMS MT
From Continuous Integration to Continuous Delivery
» John Smart - Wakaleo Consulting
3.00PM Afternoon Tea
3.30PM Agile Coaching Workshop
How to be an Agile coach
» Adrian Smith - Ennova
» Craig Smith - Suncorp
Kaizen Lego Game
Learn Lean and Kaizen techniques
» Francisco Trindade - ThoughtWorks
» Rixt Wiersma - ThoughtWorks
Defining quality - how do we know we are done?
Defining "done" in terms of quality
» Sharon Robson - Software Education
5.00PM Close